Hot Places for Cool Getaways…

The early bird gets the worm. That’s true in life, and its true in travel. Sure, discount hotel sites will promise you a discount, but they often neglect to remind you that you’re bidding on left-overs. Who needs that? Better to find those hidden gems where the glut of travelers won’t be this season. That’s why this winter I’m recommending the Texas Gulf Coast. It’s … Continue reading Hot Places for Cool Getaways…


It’s that time of year again! Time to “get out of Dodge” (as they say) with the family for a vacation. But with top resorts inundating every platform of media with commercials, where on Earth shall you go? Here are our top picks and best bets for family travel during winter 2016-2017. 1. Domestic Pick #1: Anything Orlando. From the many attractions there, and cruises … Continue reading WINTER VACATION BEST BETS

Top 10 Things to do When its Freezing Out

With most of the United States in a freeze, what can you and your family do that doesn’t require being outside? Well, lots actually. Here are our Top Ten things to do when the weather outside is frightful. 1. Visit a Museum. Just admit it– there is at least one museum in your city that you have never been to. Believe me, this is more … Continue reading Top 10 Things to do When its Freezing Out

FREE Admission

We here at All Get Out get lots of people asking if Disney will offer the FREE ADMISSION special again. The answer is: we’ll have to wait to see if the overwhelmingly popular promotion makes a come-back again in 2011 (its expired in 2010 after it hit its max). In the meantime, there are a number of other amusement parks that ARE offering freebees. Among … Continue reading FREE Admission

Last Minute Fall Staycation Ideas

Fall is a fantastic time for an impromptu vacation, or stay-cation. Here now, a few of our favorite ideas for family togetherness, that will not break the bank. 1. Visit your local zoo for FREE. Yep-  here’s one from the “I didn’t know that” file: many public libraries have a zoo pass that will accommodate a family of 4 for FREE. In the major cities … Continue reading Last Minute Fall Staycation Ideas

New Hawaiian Disney Resort Sets Date

Aulani, Disney forthcoming Hawaiian resort has set a date to open its doors. The 21 acre property nestled along Oahu’s western shore will open its doors to vacationers on Aug. 29, 2011, and will begin accepting reservations on Aug. 2, 2011. This will be a stand-alone resort for Disney, much like the one also planned to be built just outside of Washington DC. Continue reading New Hawaiian Disney Resort Sets Date

Vacation Tips from the Obama Family

Looking for ideas for your next family vacation? Consider what the Obamas are doing this summer. According to the White House, the First Family plans to enjoy three days  in Mount Desert Island, Maine. Those from this part of the US know it is home to Acadia National Park. The Obamas seem to enjoy our national parks, last year visiting  Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon. … Continue reading Vacation Tips from the Obama Family