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AAA Projects Gas Prices Under $2

The American Automobile Association, or AAA as you are probably more familiar with, has forecasted that the price of gas will continue to fall as we approach the autumn months.  In a recent article on their website, AAA cites that currently, gas prices in the United States are at their lowest point for this time of year since 2004.......Read More.

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13 Really Awkward Postcards for any Occasion!

While on vacation we often think about the people at home and what they are doing.  This can be relatives, friends or even that annoying guy, from the clerical department, that you really hate, and he smells a little funny, but you still have to work closely with him because of an inter-departmental project that requires his assistance, UGH!  Anyways…...Read More.

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5 Tips to Avoid Credit Card Fraud and Scams on Vacation

Let’s face it, hardly anyone carries around cash anymore.  With new advances in technology and banking, paying has literally become, plastic, or, plastic.  Unfortunately, along with these advances in the way we pay for our services and goods, comes an increased chance of being exposed to frauds and scams.  Credit card fraud and scams are in the news just about everywhere now a days and one place where scammers often get a hold of your information is while you are on vacation......Read More.

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The Great American Baseball Road Trip

The crack of the bat, the smell of the grass and the taste of a slightly stale hot dog along-side a warm beer.  A baseball game can be an assault on the senses.  It can also be an amazingly fun way to spend an afternoon with some of your closest friends.  Perhaps traveling baseball fans could consider this:  Combine two of America’s favorite summertime things.  Road trips and baseball......Read More.

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10 Tips for Saving Money on Rental Cars

Many a traveler has dropped a pretty penny on rental cars, however there are plenty of ways that you can ease the burden they put on your wallet.  Whether it is business travel, a family vacation, epic road trip or even if you just want a different set of wheels for the weekend, use these 10 Rental Car Tips to have you and your wallet riding in the fast lane to wherever it is that you need to get to......Read More

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Silvercar Seeks to Change the Rental Car Industry

Rental cars have long been a way of getting around for many a traveler.  Often times, a necessary beast.  While a rental allows you extra space you may not have in your own personal vehicle and the ability to prevent wear and tear on it, many have dealt with the high prices, hidden fees and outrageous overage charges associated with them......Read More

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Sundance Vacations Tennessee Whiskey Barbecue Sauce

Summertime, the perfect time of year to get outside, fire up the grill and do some cooking!  Studies show that nearly 80 percent of Americans own a grill or smoker and 97 percent of grill owners actually used their grill in the past year.  Tennessee is also known for it’s Bourbon Whiskey.  The state is home to the Jack Daniel’s distillery......Read More.

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Where Does Unclaimed Baggage End Up?

Luggage is undoubtedly one of the biggest headaches of the traveling process.  For the most part, airlines have been pretty good at getting people and their luggage together at the person’s destination.  But what happens to that baggage that goes unclaimed?....Read More.  

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Father's Day Vacation Ideas

With Father’s Day just around the corner, and in case you forgot, the holiday is celebrated on the third Sunday in June, which just so happens to be this Sunday, June 21, here atSundance Vacations we wanted to make sure that everyone was prepared to honor their dad with a great gift.  This Father’s Day, perhaps you can treat your dad to a weekend getaway to do some of the things that he loves to do!.......Read More.

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Sundance Vacations Fly Away: A Traveler's Review

When I first got the call that I had qualified for a vacation from Sundance Vacations, I immediately thought it was a scam. Who wouldn’t?  Companies don’t just give out vacations to places like Jamaica, Mexico, and Puerto Rico, do they?  A few weeks prior, I had filled out an application to win at the Barnum & Bailey Circus in Chicago.......Read More.

Sundance Vacations Maryland Crab Cakes

Maryland is certainly one of Sundance Vacations‘ more popular destinations on the eastern seaboard.  We offer a number of great accommodations in the state, including places inland, near Oakland, Maryland, and the ever-popular beach destination, Ocean City.  When it comes to food, Maryland is known for one thing above all else, the Crab Cake........Read More.

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Sundance Vacations Announces New Destinations!

Sundance Vacations is committed to providing the most amazing destinations to our travelers.  With our ever growing and dynamic selection of locations, our travelers can be sure that no matter what sort of vacation they are looking for, they will be able to find it using our awesome, affordable travel options.  Recently Sundance Vacations has added a few new properties to our list and we wanted to take the time to.....Read More.

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TSA Drops the Ball on Security Tests

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is taking some heat this week for a number of failed tests to detect mock explosives and weapons.  According to a report from an internal division of the TSA, known as the “Red Teams”, they conducted random testing at dozens of airports across the country and found some startling results.  Out of 70 tests, TSA Security Screeners failed to prevent forbidden items, such as weapons and explosives......Read More.

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A Haunting in the Poconos

Woodfield Manor, a Sundance Vacations’ destination located in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, has been a great place to stay for decades. Although it has gone through some changes over the years, one thing seems to remain, the spirit of a woman.  For decades employees and travelers have reported seeing and hearing some strange things inside the manor. Sundance Vacations sat down with former Manager Keith and also spoke to some current employees to try and get to the bottom of these, “ghost stories.”.....Read More

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Six Great Memorial Day Vacations

Memorial Day has long been considered the unofficial start of summer and with temperatures on the rise the summer-vacation season is finally upon us!  Originally known as Decoration Day, the holiday is designed as a day to remember all those who have fallen in the service of the United States Armed Forces.  Here at Sundance Vacations we would like to take a moment to say thank you to all those who served.......Read More.

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Sundance Vacations Destinations: Stowe, Vermont

Beach-lover or not, there are other interesting alternatives regarding Sundance Vacations destinations.  One of those happens to be the picturesque city of Stowe, Vermont. Yeah, you’re already thinking that Vermont is renowned for its winter sports. But, in reality, Stowe is a four-season resort town........Read More.

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Mother's Day Travel Ideas

In case you forgot, Mother’s Day is this coming Sunday, May 10. Sundance Vacations wanted to make sure that you are prepared for this important holiday, so we decided to take a look at some great ideas for Mother’s Day Travel.  In 1914, Woodrow Wilson signed the proclamation making Mother’s Day a national holiday.......Read More.

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Crowdfunded Vacation: Travel on Someone Else's Dime

Everyone loves vacations.  Of course they do.  It’s a time when you can do the things you love to do, kick back and relax.  There is really only one drawback to vacations, which of course is, having to pay for them.  So wouldn't it be nice to have a way to take a trip on someone else’s dime?  oday, thanks to the power of the internet, that may be entirely possible.......Read More.

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Charge Your Electric Car at Sundance Vacations

Here’s a question for you to ponder. What do Nikola Tesla and green technology have in common?  Before going any further it must be noted that Tesla, who was born in 1856, was a brilliant electrical engineer who invented the alternating-current induction motor.  And that was eons before the term green technology came into being.......Read More

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Sundance Vacations Chicken in White Wine Sauce

Sundance Vacations is happy to have Upstate New York on our list of awesome destinations.  Nestled in the Finger Lakes region of the Empire State, this location is great all-year round.  One of the main attractions that draws people to this area is its affinity towards wine making.  This area has become quite the destination for food and drink lovers as well as people who love wines, beers and spirits........Read More.

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The TSA PreCheck Program

In its quest to help take the hassle out of travel, Sundance Vacations, a wholesale vacation company headquartered in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, has launched several initiatives to achieve this goal.  One such initiative is that they are always dedicated to providing travelers with the most up-to-date information and news that can help make their travels easier. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA)......Read More.

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Must See: The TSA's Instagram Page

The Transportation Security Administration, or TSA as you probably know it, has only really been around for a little more than a decade now.  Created as a response to the attacks of September 11, 2001, this agency is charged with keeping Americans safe, especially traveling Americans.  In this day and age it’s really no surprise that the government, companies and other industries are heavily embedded in social media channels.......Read More.

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10 Best Travel Apps for 2015

Let’s face it, the world is turning into a technology-driven place.  With nearly everyone having a smartphone, tablet, laptop or some form of mobile computing, the world has become a playground for the tech savvy.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m not saying it’s a bad thing.  Technology is supposed to make everyone’s lives easier, as well as make information more widely available......Read More.

Outbound Adventurer: The Value of Multiple Trips a Year

It isn’t uncommon for people to take a yearly vacation. In fact, it’s pretty much the norm, and the one to two weeks a year that everyone in the workforce unanimously looks forward to.  We all know that feeling of anticipation as those coveted two weeks away from home draw near. The excitement of looking up activities, weather forecasts, and tours.......Read More.

Sundance Vacations, Domestic Violence Service Center Join Forces

Sundance Vacations puts a huge emphasis on giving back to the community.  We love to help out organizations and charities in our communities and have been doing so for many years.  We are proud to announce that we will be a corporate sponsor of the 6th Annual Laugh Out Loud Dinner and Comedy Show that will be held to benefit the Domestic Violence Service Center......Read More.

YouTube Unveils New Kids App

Traveling parents rejoice!  You’ve probably been there.  A long car trip, plane ride or even just your normal everyday commute with the kids in the car.  Most children have a hard time sitting still, so parents often find ways to keep them busy while on these trips.  Rather than constantly listening to the same kids songs over and over, and over, and over some more.......Read More.

Sundance Vacations Wins Stevie Awards

Over the weekend, Sundance Vacations was able to add another two Stevie Awards to their trophy case.  Both our Hazleton office and its manager, Lisa Merola, were able to bring home Stevies at the bronze level.  The awards ceremony was held in Las Vegas on Friday.  Other winners included: Vizio, DHL, Delta Airlines and MassMutual Life Insurance.....Read More.

The Death of the Hotel MiniBar

Are the days of the hotel minibar soon to be gone?  Although these minibars are known for providing worn down travelers and business people a small snack or a way to wet their whistle, they are also known for their ridiculously high prices. They are one of the few places on the planet where a can of soda can reach prices near $8!........Read More

Vacation Fitness: Keep Your Resolution

According to a recent study by the University of Scranton, only eight percent of those who make a New Year’s Resolution succeed in reaching their goal, with less than 65 percent of people making it past the first month.  Many things in life can knock you off the New Year’s Resolution wagon, including vacation.  id you make a resolution to get in shape this year?......Read More. 

Delaware Beaches: Endless Possibilities

Have you been looking for a great Atlantic-beach destination for your upcoming summer vacation?  A lot of people may consider Ocean City, Maryland, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and of course the Jersey Shore in New Jersey.  There is one place however, that despite being in a small state, offers travelers a very large chance at having fun......Read More.

Sundance Vacations Fly Away Offer!

Just for coming in to view a multimedia presentation about what Sundance Vacations has to offer you as a traveler, we will give you and a guest a choice of one of three Caribbean fly-away vacations. Pick from either Cancun (Mexico), Montego Bay (Jamaica) or San Juan (Puerto Rico) and spend four days and three nights there. Trips include hotel accommodations and round-trip airfare.

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