Family Day is right around the corner and is, of course, all about spending time with loved ones and taking advantage of the long weekend. What better way to do that then to take a quick mini-vacation! Here's a look at the top five most popular domestic destinations over the holiday weekend, along with some fantastic things to do in each city.
As President, Henrik Kjellberg oversees all aspects of the Hotwire Group's two brands: Hotwire® and CarRentals.com™. Before joining Hotwire, Henrik was president of Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN) worldwide. EAN is Expedia’s business-to-business division, providing large and small-scale affiliates with Expedia’s state of the art booking and marketing solutions. He has been a member of the global leadership team since 2007. Previously, Kjellberg launched Expedia’s Asia Pacific headquarters in Hong Kong. As president of Expedia Asia Pacific he was responsible for the Expedia and hotels.com® points of sale in APAC as well as China’s eLong (NASDAQ:LONG), a leading Chinese online travel company. Kjellberg joined Expedia in 2001, launching Expedia Italy and Holland. He led the establishment of the European hotel team across Europe. In addition, he was responsible for the development of the car and destination services business in EMEA. Kjellberg played an instrumental role in Expedia’s expansion in Europe being a member of the European Leadership Team. He served as senior vice president of international lodging and destination services for Expedia® Partner Services Group in which role he managed the division for EMEA and APAC. Prior to joining Expedia, Kjellberg launched the e-commerce division for Spray, a leading Swedish Internet portal. Kjellberg started his career with Procter & Gamble Nordic in the sales and marketing division. Kjellberg holds a Master of Science in Economics from the Stockholm School of Economics. Kjellberg has been a member of the eLong board of directors since October 2005 and has been its Chairman since 2007. He speaks five languages fluently. In his spare time he enjoys training for Ironman distance triathlons.
Is it really possible to find a good deal on a holiday getaway? Absolutely! I've put together a list of local cities that are seeing the steepest hotel price drops this holiday season, to help you find the best deals. Whether you're visiting family or taking a well-earned vacation, use this as a guide to find the best deals and deepest savings.
12/18/2014 05:59 EST
Thanksgiving is all about family, but part of being a generous relative is not imposing, particularly if you have kids in tow. After all, your host is already making a home cooked feast for your enjoyment. It's for this reason we've seen more and more people turning Thanksgiving into less of an obligatory trip and more of a vacation.
10/08/2014 12:35 EDT
With hotels around the country offering great late summer deals, taking an affordable, local vacation might be easier than you think. I've put together five tips on how you can be a tourist in your own city, so you can turn any staycation into a dream vacation. New experiences await, just around the corner!
09/13/2014 10:40 EDT
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