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What is your ultimate honeymoon adventure?

With my wedding quickly approaching, my fiance and I need some help from the community in deciding where to go for our honeymoon. [more inside]
posted by SharkLangasta on May 19, 2014 - 23 answers

That's no honeymoon...

Need suggestions for an impromptu weekend getaway somewhere three-four hours from Philadelphia. [more inside]
posted by Diskeater on Apr 27, 2014 - 10 answers

What's a pretty winter vacation spot between Toronto and Chicago?

We're in Toronto. Our friends are in Chicago. We'd like to meet up roughly halfway between our cities over the Christmas break (i.e. in Michigan or Ontario), and rent a house or cottage somewhere quiet with some natural scenery. Any recommendations? [more inside]
posted by Beardman on Nov 7, 2013 - 10 answers

What's your favourite travel website for booking a vacation package?

We want to go somewhere sunny this winter. There are a bewildering number of travel websites hocking flight+hotel deals. Did you have a good experience with any of them? [more inside]
posted by Beardman on Oct 16, 2013 - 7 answers

Yes another quick getaway!

We are hoping to get out of the Midwest from 3-7 July. Where should we go? [more inside]
posted by xicana63 on Jun 7, 2013 - 11 answers

What are some good things to do for a vacation in Washington, DC?

How can I best go about having an affordable vacation in Washington, DC over two days? [more inside]
posted by mccarty.tim on Mar 30, 2013 - 26 answers

best places to visit in Spring on Long Island?

We brooklynites want a long weekend getaway in early April. We're thinking Long Island, romantic bed-and-breakfasty but we have a couple of needs and hopes. Can you recommend any specific hotels or b&bs in specific towns that you enjoyed. [more inside]
posted by Blisterlips on Feb 19, 2013 - 8 answers

Where to go south for the winter?

I'm back with another Travel Filter question! Looking for an early New Year trip, first week of January. Looking for Southern Florida. Details inside. [more inside]
posted by Stan Grossman on Dec 8, 2012 - 1 answer

Please help us brainstorm for a dog friendly weekend getaway!

Please help us brainstorm for a dog friendly weekend getaway! [more inside]
posted by wcmf on May 24, 2012 - 6 answers

Take me far away from home! Well actually, not too far.

Where should my boyfriend and I go that's 2-3 days away from Boston, is a good ways away from civilization, and has stuff we can see/do on the drive there and back? [more inside]
posted by DulcineaX on May 24, 2012 - 19 answers

What are the best vacation destinations within driving distance from Chicago?

What are the best vacation destinations within driving distance from Chicago? [more inside]
posted by Angel de Lune on Apr 8, 2012 - 32 answers

Easy breezy couples weekend that doesn't break the bank?

Low-key, not super expensive beach getaways for May, east coast-ish? [more inside]
posted by manicure12 on Mar 21, 2012 - 6 answers

Seeking peaceful NY Christmas getaway with dogs

My husband and I live in New York City. We have two weeks of vacation that we need to use by year's end, and are looking for a place to go during Christmas- outside of the city- for some natural beauty and relaxation. [more inside]
posted by catrae on Oct 26, 2011 - 8 answers

Help us design The Great LA Getaway Adventure!

With an unexpected break in our schedule this weekend, we'd like to get out of town. We're in Los Angeles. Please suggest fun awesome affordable places to go 1 to 4 hours away from LA. Camping OK. More details after the jump. [more inside]
posted by jbenben on Aug 30, 2011 - 13 answers

Where do we go to 'get away from it all'?

Perfect beach getaway for a couple in early October? [more inside]
posted by xiaolongbao on Aug 24, 2011 - 7 answers

Grown-up getaways in the greater New York area?

Looking for suggestions for an affordable, romantic, but not TOO romantic, weekend staycation or trip around NYC. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 5, 2011 - 1 answer

If I could find my passport, I'd be in the Bahamas by now...

Winter beach getaway for the desperate New Englander without a passport? [more inside]
posted by amestar_runner on Mar 21, 2011 - 13 answers

Inexpensive wilderness retreat near Vancouver?

One week off - please help me find a place to spend it near Vancouver, Canada. [more inside]
posted by blockhead on Dec 4, 2010 - 5 answers

Pa and I want to escape the city for a few days.

Your ideas for a 3-day (preferably outdoor) adventure in southern or central California with my dad. [more inside]
posted by HotPatatta on Dec 2, 2010 - 12 answers

Affordable Southwest spa getaway?

Reasonable priced spa getaway options in the Southwest (CO, AZ, NM, etc) for a girl's weekend getaway this spring? [more inside]
posted by gottabefunky on Jan 14, 2010 - 3 answers

Napa tips?

Help me plan my romantic trip to Napa Valley. [more inside]
posted by drpynchon on Dec 26, 2009 - 11 answers

Warmth and nature as far from NYC as possible. Oh, and a tight budget.

Warmth and nature as far from NYC as possible. Oh, and a tight budget. [more inside]
posted by anthropoid on Dec 4, 2009 - 21 answers

Eastern Shore destinations?

Can you recommend a nice/interesting place for a weekend away on Maryland's Eastern Shore or thereabouts? [more inside]
posted by Morrigan on May 1, 2009 - 7 answers

Mini Romantic/Relaxing Vacation Ideas for a Couple?

Mini Vacation Ideas for a Couple? We've looking for a nice long weekend escape from the city. Something relaxing and serene away from the usual. [more inside]
posted by lwclec072 on Apr 17, 2009 - 11 answers

Where should we go?

Help us put together a last minute get-away to Florida (or beyond?)... [more inside]
posted by avrobie on Apr 9, 2009 - 8 answers

Winter Long Weekend Getaway Ideas

MLK long weekend trip ideas leaving from San Francisco? [more inside]
posted by cucumberfresh on Dec 30, 2008 - 1 answer

Girl to the North Country

Where can I go for an inexpensive, lake-enriched overnight escape from Minneapolis? [more inside]
posted by lunasol on Aug 1, 2008 - 12 answers

Looking for a Quebec Retreat with Urban Possibilities

Know of any great places to stay or see in Southern Quebec? Looking for a quiet idyll that's not too far (2hrs ish?) from Montreal and Quebec city for daytrips. [more inside]
posted by Any Moose In a Storm on May 30, 2008 - 5 answers

Great places for a honeymoon in Northern Minnesota?

Please help us find some unique destinations and lodging options in Northern Minnesota for our honeymoon. [more inside]
posted by bristolcat on Apr 9, 2008 - 9 answers

HELP need cool texas getaway for fishing

I want to plan a trip for my bf's birthday. I live in TEXAS and want to find a cool cabin that sleeps at least 6 people with access to fishing. I would prefer a secluded area where he and his standoutish tattooed buddies can be noisy and not have to deal with neighbors or uptight rednecks.. [more inside]
posted by madmamasmith on Mar 10, 2008 - 2 answers

No Sleep Till Pismo

[Romantic-Mini-Vacation-Filter]: We're off to the Central Californian Coast in a few weeks. What insanely romantic activities can you suggest? [more inside]
posted by numinous on Jan 24, 2008 - 13 answers

Need medical/health spa vacation suggestions

My husband needs some time away from the rat race and from us rats (his family). Any suggestions for a health or medical spa/resort where he could spend a week long vacation? [more inside]
posted by notcomputersavvy06 on Dec 13, 2007 - 4 answers

Meet me in [fill in the blank]!

Where's a good place to spend the weekend halfway between North Carolina and New Jersey? [more inside]
posted by kidsleepy on Nov 2, 2007 - 13 answers

Dog-Friendly Getaway Spots Near Chicago

Do you know of any dog-friendly places for a weekend getaway within about 3 hours drive of Chicago? [more inside]
posted by macadamiaranch on Aug 14, 2007 - 4 answers

Mid-South vacation?

Needed: summer vacation for mom and son in NC, GA, Tenn--anything close to SC. [more inside]
posted by Phyltre on Apr 18, 2007 - 17 answers

Vacation: pre-packaged deal or do everything myself?

Vacation: pre-packaged deal or do everything myself? [more inside]
posted by zavulon on Feb 25, 2007 - 5 answers

Get us away from the world for a couple of weeks' honeymoon

My fiancée and I are looking for an isolated honeymoon cottage on the coast, in a temperate region. Can you find it for us? [more inside]
posted by TrashyRambo on Feb 4, 2007 - 18 answers

RomanticVacationFilter

Romantic Getaway Filter: Help my lovely lady and I find an affordable cabin (or other cozy, romantic-type-lodgings) within driving range of DC for 4-5 days midweek in mid-March. Google provides a lot of information on this subject, but I'm having trouble really narrowing it down, so I'm seeking the input of the Hive. [more inside]
posted by Alterscape on Jan 19, 2007 - 11 answers

Where to get away from it all in California.

What's a good, cheap, out-of-the-way spot for a week-long solo vacation in California or Oregon? [more inside]
posted by TunnelArmr on Jul 24, 2006 - 9 answers

New England weekend getaway

We live in Boston and would like to get away for the weekend to somewhere woodsy and beautiful. The problem: we don't have a car and can't rent one. What's a good getaway that's accessible by bus or, preferably, train? [more inside]
posted by josh on Feb 15, 2006 - 12 answers

Help me find an island paradise.

IslandParadiseFilter: Help me find a dream island getaway vacation spot. [more inside]
posted by jedrek on Dec 1, 2005 - 16 answers

New England weekend getaway suggestions?

Recommendations for a New England/upstate NY weekend getaway? [more inside]
posted by mkultra on Aug 12, 2005 - 19 answers

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