Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Mobile, Alabama

Most people are unaware of the fact that Mobile, Alabama is the home of the first Mardi Gras in the United States.

Mobile is located in Southern Alabama near the Gulf of Mexico. A number of people travel to the city for their golf and beaches each year. However, there are things to see and do for free and also for someone who is on a low cost budget. Here is an article titled How to Travel to Mobile Alabama on a Budget.

Monday, November 16, 2009

Gulf Shores, Alabama

Gulf Shores, Alabama is a great city for family fun or a romantic getaway. Based on the Gulf Coast between Mississippi and Florida, this area is full of wildlife refuge and a lot of history.

Take a walk on one of the many trails of this southern area during your visit to the area. Or play golf on one of the world famous championship golf courses located in the area.

This article tells more about what there is to do and see in Gulf Shores, Alabama for free.

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Gulfport, Mississippi

For those who are thinking of traveling to Gulfport, Mississippi, there are number of things to see and do for free. The city has a few museums which offer free admission.

However, just enjoying the beach and the historic sites of the area can be a vacation in itself. And don't forget about the World's Largest Fishing Rodeo.

Here's a link to some things to do for free or at low cost.

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Paris, France

A trip to Paris, France is every girl's dream, and a lot of boy's too! There are so many things to see and do in Paris, and a number of them are free. There are several museums that offer free admission. There are a number of old buildings and monuments that are an amazing site to see. The Eiffel Tower is beautiful from the ground and quite a site, even without paying the fee to ride to the top.

So, before you give up on your Paris vacation, do a little research. Here is the link to an article with many of things to do for free when you travel to Paris, France!

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Free Admission

I just found a freebie, and wanted to pass it along to all of my friends here on my blog.

Bank of America has a special Museums On Us program, where you can get into Museums for free with your Bank of America card. Use the link above to search your city and find what museums they offer.

It's not just museums, because the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago is on the list.

May all of your travels be, lots of fun and mostly free!

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland is not only home to the Baltimore Orioles, but also home to a lot of United States history.

This city has a lot to offer for anyone who is looking to visit big city that feels like a small home town neighborhood. You will want to visit historic Fells Point and see some of the old ships that remain on the bay here.

Visit this link to find many tips about traveling to Baltimore, MD on a budget!

Friday, November 6, 2009

Ogunquit, Maine

If you aren't from the NorthEast, and you want to visit Maine, you may have no idea where to go. The city of Ogunquit and the surrounding area have a lot to offer. You can stroll along the cliffs of the coastline, see places where fishermen still trap lobster and more.

There are several popular light houses. Beaches for everyone to enjoy. And a lot of things to do for free. For more information check out this article.

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Chicago - On a Budget

For anyone who is considering traveling to Chicago, but thinks that they can't afford it....Chicago is my kind of town!

Chicago has more things to see and do for free than most large cities in the United States. First of all, the museums has free museum days on Tuesdays throughout most of the year. The Lincoln Park Zoo has free admission. The Planetarium also participates in special free dates.

If you would like to see what all there is to see and do for free, check out this site or go to How to Visit Chicago on a Budget.

Enjoy your vacation, even if it's just a weekend getaway. And remember...May all of your travels be, lots of fun and mostly free!

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Santa Barbara, CA

I was amazed when I found out how many things that there are to do and see for free in Santa Barbara, California. This city has such great weather, there is a festival just about every weekend, and that's year round.

Check out this article How to Visit Santa Barabara, CA on a Budget.

Biloxi, Mississippi

I have always wanted to go to Biloxi, Mississippi, at least ever since I heard about the place just before Katrina hit. Now that things are back in order, I think it will be a fantastic place to plan a getaway. Whether you are going to gamble, or just to enjoy the Gulf Coast, I think that Biloxi is a beautiful city to see and there is something there for just about everyone!

Here is an article titled How To Travel To Biloxi, Mississippi on a Budget, for anyone who may be interested in seeing everything that Biloxi has to offer.

While you are there, please make note of the Katrina Sculptures. They are located in the medians throughout the city, and were sculpted from the remains of the dead trees that Hurricane Katrina left behind.