Trip ideas for my mom and me next weekend? NYC area, fairly accessible, beach preferred, and we'd like to stay two nights. Please help! [more inside]
Vacation filter: My wife & I would like to take a three-day-long weekend trip for our fifth anniversary the second weekend in September (not Labor Day). Want to do nothing but laze on a beach within either a 3-4 hour drive or flight (non-stop only) from NYC. Looking for suggested destinations & hotels/resorts. Some more details inside. [more inside]
Where to find a quiet, romantic spot in Bermuda during Cup Match? [more inside]
My husband and I are trying to plan our first family vacation. We have two very well-behaved boys, aged 3 years and almost 2 years. We really want to do a beach vacation with family friendly attractions like an aquarium, boardwalk with rides, restaurants, etc... and we live near the metro NY area. We have to go the week of July 24th because my husband starts a new job on August 1st. [more inside]
I would like to form a little group to improve my town's little beach. I know nothing about community organizing, and nothing about beach maintenance. [more inside]
What's the quietest Jersey beach to spend a late summer weekend? [more inside]
closest most beautiful beach near oklahoma city to get married on? [more inside]
What's a good, reliable portable speaker I can hook my ipod up to and use at the beach or a campsite? I don't need a massive system. Just something reliable, inexpensive, and producing enough sound to ambiate any occasion.
Looking for honeymoon recommendations that balance hanging out on the beach and learning something (SCUBA, surfing, etc.). Relevant details inside. [more inside]
Looking to head out to a weekend beach trip from DC. Is there anywhere in July that is a) on the beach, and b) doesn't require a a two night stay, and is reasonably populated? [more inside]
Why do I get so tired after going in the water? [more inside]
Office-lunch-friendly South Beach food for vegetarians? [more inside]
Traveling to Belize [more inside]
I'm looking to move, and I need some help figuring out where. [more inside]
Winter beach getaway for the desperate New Englander without a passport? [more inside]
What's a good island- or beach-type vacation location that's not too long of a flight from Durham, NC. [more inside]
Can anybody suggest a good therapist in the Miami Beach area? [more inside]
Where should I stay on the Nicoya Peninisula in Costa Rica for a couple days for maximum beach hanging out and minimal cost and crowds? [more inside]
Need vacation ideas for a group of 22! [more inside]
How can I find a vacation rental for people who are under 25? [more inside]
I am going to Rome for a weekend mid-march. After that I want to go for a week's holiday somewhere warm and with things to do (history, shops, etc). [more inside]
What is this? I've had it hanging on my wall for a year or two. It was found on the sand below the water line at the Fire Island National Seashore/Wilderness. It's lightweight and friable, like a sea creature. It's 24 cm (9.4 inches) long by 11 cm (4.3 inches) wide. 24 cm is 1.7 monkey skulls, if that helps.
Help us plan our vacation in Mexico [more inside]
I have some very specific questions about very specific things to do in New Orleans. [more inside]
We are going for a short holiday to North Miami Beach and looking for a hotel on the beach or inland that has to be at least three star, clean but low cost, under $100 per night. Has anyone been to such a place recently?
My husband and I are considering driving from Chicago to Galveston, TX next month for a few-days-on-the-beach-getaway. I'm researching a little but found a few beaches aren't even open at that time of year. Too cold/wrong season? Is this a bad plan? Do you have a better one? [more inside]
Travel help: I live in Toronto and my friend lives in London, England. We want to meet up over christmas for a cheap beach-y package holiday. Problem is, cheap for her is expensive for me, and vice versa. [more inside]
Where are the most inexpensive beachfront houses in the US/Canada? [more inside]
What interesting things can I be doing at the beach and marsh while it's too cold for the usual summer activities? Sciency, educational, artsy craftsy, exercise/activity...
What unique activities could I be doing at the beach and the marsh over time to take better advantage of both while it's too cold for swimming, sunning, and the usual beach activities? Educational things, amateur science experiments/measurements, artsy craftsy things, exercise other than jogging, etc. Let your imagination run wild. [more inside]
Looking for MD/DE/NJ beaches with an Outer Banks vibe. [more inside]
Where in the Caribbean, Mexico, or Central America should I go in late November? [more inside]
Wedding ceremony on a sandy beach, help with logistics. [more inside]
My mom and I are planning a long weekend in Bermuda. We'd like to stay at a place with a kitchen so that we can do some cooking ourselves; my mom would prefer to be right on a (nice-for-walking) beach, if that's possible. Our budget is flexible, but we were thinking up to $200 a night. Can anyone recommend a cottage rental or something along those lines? [more inside]
Solo traveler by way of Toronto, in late November, seeks beach, warmth, proximity to other nice humans. What's a good place, at a good price? [more inside]
Best beach-vacation destination within 100 miles of St. Petersburg, FL?
I'm going to southern Texas in mid-October. Is this still beach weather down there? Any recommendations? [more inside]
Destinations for christmas time winter sun holiday on a budget? [more inside]
Do you know of a family-friendly beach hotel or resort within a few hours' driving distance from NYC? [more inside]
What is the fastest and least expensive way to get from Seattle to a beach with reasonable surf (at least 3')? [more inside]
Where can I find long (1-2 miles?) open water swimming near Santa Barbara? Obviously, I know about the ocean. [more inside]
We’re trying to find a destination for a non-hotel beach vacation in the Caribbean or Central America. [more inside]
I need a rest! Help pleez. [more inside]
Can anyone identify this Ontario camping area, based on my slightly spotty recollection of smooth yellowish rocks by the beach and a rock wall bordering my individual campsite? [more inside]
Can anyone recommend a swimming spot within a hour and a half drive of Toronto? (that will allow our elderly dog). One that wouldn't be overly crowded on a week day? I burn pretty easily, so some shade would be great, too. [more inside]
Which is the best beach in Los Angeles? [more inside]
Delaware beaches (Rehoboth/Bethany): anyone know how the jellyfish (sea nettle) populations are this weekend? Are we likely to get stung a lot tomorrow?
I'll be traveling around the states with my family in August and I'm looking for a good hotel in California, somewhere around LA and San Francisco. It has to be close to, or more preferably own a good beach. I was looking at some resorts in Santa Barbara, but maybe there are some other nice places to stay in.
What is the best footwear for taking very long walks on the beach, for a person who needs moderate arch support? [more inside]
Planning our honeymoon for end of July. Keying in on Costa Rica. I know there are serveral threads here already, but we're looking for advice specifically during this potentially rainy (but maybe not b/c of 'veranillo') season. [more inside]