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Top 6 Scenic Drives for New England Fall Foliage

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6 Best Places to See Fall in New England

If there’s one thing New England is known for, it’s the fall season. Crisp weather, turning leaves, and seasonal activities can be found throughout the region. New England fall is the epitome of all things cozy, comfortable, and allows visitors to enjoy the unbelievable beauty found outside. For those trying to experience as many autumn activities as possible, here are some of the best New England fall foliage scenic drives you should consider taking this year:

Jacob’s Ladder Scenic Byway

Southern Berkshires, Massachusetts

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This New Adult-Focused Theme Park Will Be One of the Top China Tourist Attractions

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An Inside Look at One of the Most Anticipated China Tourism Attractions

A brand new 240,000-square-foot adult-focused, movie-themed park just opened in Hengqin, Zhuhai (one hour outside of Hong Kong) at the end of July. Lionsgate, one of the largest film studios in Hollywood, has partnered with Village Roadshow Theme Parks and Thinkwell Group to make Lionsgate Entertainment World a reality. Similar to the look of many casinos, Lionsgate World is a multi-story vertical park that will feature 25 different attractions that are designed around some of your favorite Lionsgate movies. With the help of CAVU Designwerks, Dreamcraft Attractions, ETF, and Framestore, Lionsgate was able to bring in the latest technology to make the rides at this first-ever PG-13 theme park realistic, thrilling, dark, and fun.

Featured Lionsgate Films With Attractions:

  • The Hunger Games
  • Twilight
  • Divergent
  • Now You See Me
  • Escape Plan
  • Gods of Egypt

The Hunger Games

As one of the most talked-about movies in this park, The Hunger Games has an entire level dedicated to recreating Panam. Guests can feel like a Capitol resident as they dine at the Capitol Club, shop at Capitol Couture for the latest styles, and visit the hair salon for an impressive makeover. For those who want a little taste of District 12, they can grab a bite to eat at Peeta’s Bakery.

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Top 5 Free Travel Photography Apps to Enhance Your Vacation Images

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Take Incredible Pictures on Vacation With These Free Travel Photography Apps

It’s never been easier to take high-quality photos on vacation. Gone are the days of dragging around heavy cameras when all you have to do is reach into your back pocket and pull out your smartphone—but these images can always be improved to maximize those likes on your favorite social media platforms! There are a number of apps available for both iOS and Android that allow you to edit your photos to make them professional quality for free in just a matter of minutes. For those searching for the best app for sharing travel photos, here are just a few of the most popular we think you should download:

VSCO

VSCO, also known as VSCO Cam, is an editing and uploading platform created by Visual Supply Company. You can take photos from your camera roll or directly in the app and edit photos with state-of-the-art features like clarity, tint, sharpening, fading, skin one, saturation, contrast, exposure, and temperature. Though the editing tools are great, what’s most impressive are the filters. Users love these filters because they are more subtle than those found on other platforms and add a different look to your photos. Similar to Instagram, you can save your edits to your camera to use on other platforms or upload directly to your own VSCO profile where other users can see your work.

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Best Summer Activities in New England

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Best Summer Activities in New England

The New England region is known for its four distinct seasons, but nothing is quite as special as summer in New England. The warm weather, the beaches, the mountains, the water sports, the stunning sunsets—you haven’t lived until you’ve gotten a taste of a New England summer.

With a great selection of states and so much going on during the summer months, what do you want to experience first? Check out some of the best summer activities in New England and book your trip with affordable accommodations from our inventory of luxury rental deals.

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5 Reasons To Give a Mother’s Day Travel Gift

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5 Reasons Mother’s Day Travel is the Best Gift to Give

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and it can be hard to find the right gift to truly tell your mom or your wife how much she means to you. You’re over the impersonal flowers and cards and want to go bigger, but how? A Mother’s Day travel gift is the perfect way to show Mom how much you care for so many reasons, but here are just a few of the most important:

1. It’s the ideal way to relax

What better way to relax than a week of blissful vacationing at a luxury resort with unmatched accommodations, on-site amenities, and nearby attractions? She won’t have to worry about a thing during her stay because the resort staff will help ensure that her entire experience is rejuvenating and fun from start to finish. One of the best resort features to think about for mom is an on-site spa. Marriott’s Newport Coast Villas is the perfect example of a resort that is focused on relaxation. She can schedule therapeutic services at Spa by the Sea. The facility offers facials, massages, hair and scalp treatments, body wraps, and waxing.

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