How I Save Hundreds of Dollars on Vacation Deals
Hello from beautiful Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia! I was here in January and couldn’t stay away — I’m currently visiting again and flew in my mom from Germany so she could also experience my favorite town.
I’m republishing this post about my trip with Landon to WC with a lot of my tricks of how I save a lot of money on traveling.
On Sunday a few months ago, I realized that we only had a week until we had to give back the Ford Fusion Energi hybrid car Ford had given us for a campaign to raise awareness about hybrid cars, and that I had to act fast if I wanted to get in one more road trip.
We love road trips!
We used the car to drive to Pennsylvania, for our stay at the Great Wolf Lodge, but I wanted to get in one longer trip.
That night, I found an unbelievable deal for a fancy resort in Williamsburg, VA, and booked it: $150 for two nights.
Since I make my money from blogging and social media managing, I can work from anywhere, so we have the ability to just up and go when we want to.
Landon was excited, he loves to travel, and we got on the road at 9:30 am the next morning, after I called his school that we would be gone for two nights.
The drive took 8 hours, we made several coffee stops and had a nice lunch at Cracker Barrel… [Read more…]