Category: Travel

Travel Documents- What You Need to Know
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June 20, 2017June 20, 2017

Travel Documents- What You Need to Know

Do You Have All Your Travel Documents? Over 2017, there have been some changes to air travel regulations, and some things worth learning about your travel documents. Even beyond this past year, there are some rules and regulations that are easy to overlook. With all this talk about the REAL ID act and the trouble...

Vaping on Vacation?
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June 15, 2017July 5, 2017

Vaping on Vacation?

6 Tourism Destinations That Have Banned Vaping If you vape, traveling with your mod or your e-pen kit has got to come up at some time. After all, everyone deserves a vacation, and with the popularity of vaping and vaporizers, at some point the question has got to come up: where can I vape? If...

Top 5 Most Bizarre Hotels
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May 30, 2017June 20, 2017

Top 5 Most Bizarre Hotels

If you haven’t read part one, check it out on our news site..   Photo courtesy of Library Hotel #3 – The Library Hotel, New York Another bizarre hotel on the Sundance Vacations list will inspire your inner Scott Fitzgerald. The Library Hotel in New York City draws its inspiration from the Dewey Decimal System, the...

Uber vs Rental Car: Should You Ride Hail or Rent a Car on Vacation?
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March 16, 2017May 19, 2017

Uber vs Rental Car: Should You Ride Hail or Rent a Car on Vacation?

Renting a Car or Using Ride Hailers like Uber: Prices, Safety and Convenience “Just call an Uber!” It’s the new go-to solution for more than just a ride home from the bar. With the growing popularity of “ride hailing” services like Uber and Lyft, many Sundance Vacations travelers are opting to use these convenient apps...

50 Fun Travel Facts and Trivia
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February 21, 2017May 22, 2017

50 Fun Travel Facts and Trivia

Fast Facts about Travel near our Sundance Vacations Properties Sometimes our brains are just in the mood for some interesting travel facts, and what better way to impress someone than with a unique, little-known fact to share about your next vacation? We’ve search all around for some great travel trivia and found 50 fun travel facts...

Time to Apply for Your Passport NOW
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January 4, 2017May 22, 2017

Time to Apply for Your Passport NOW

Changes to Air Travel Regulations Prompt Need for Passport for Sundance Vacations Travelers and More It’s time to apply for your passport in the New Year! Why? A lot of travelers are being prompted to snag a passport application because of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Real ID Act, ,including a large number of Sundance...

The Greatest Caribbean Holidays for 2017
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December 29, 2016May 22, 2017

The Greatest Caribbean Holidays for 2017

The Caribbean is vast and has it all. There are plenty of places to visit for the beach lovers as well as the more adventurous. When you take your first trip to the Carribean, you will get to see some of the oldest and most significant places by the sea. There are also many tropical...

Money Saving Tips- How to Save for Travel in 2017
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December 21, 2016May 22, 2017

Money Saving Tips- How to Save for Travel in 2017

“I Can’t Afford a Vacation!” Yes You Can- with some Money Saving Tips The New Year is coming up. It’s a fresh start- that time for seeking out some money saving tips, setting new goals and making some changes to revitalize your lifestyle. You’ve probably exhausted yourself working constantly, paying bills, getting out of debt, all...

12 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Travel Gifts from Sundance Vacations
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December 14, 2016May 22, 2017

12 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Travel Gifts from Sundance Vacations

Best Travel Gifts and Stocking Stuffer Ideas “On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love gave to me”…12 stocking stuffer ideas for travel gifts! If you remember the iconic Christmas song “The Twelve Days of Christmas” you’ll remember that some lucky lady or man received twelve gifts from their partner before December 25. Following...

Winter Vacation Packing List- How to Pack for a Ski Trip
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November 18, 2016May 22, 2017

Winter Vacation Packing List- How to Pack for a Ski Trip

Winter Travel- Checking Off Your Winter Vacation Packing List We’ve all read the “how to pack for vacation” posts and pinned our favorite packing tips to our Pinterest boards, but all those helpful tips haven’t prepared you for making a winter vacation packing list. In fact, you’re kind of lost when imaging trying to fit...

Fall Leaf Crafts- Fall DIY Decorations by Sundance Vacations
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October 27, 2016May 22, 2017

Fall Leaf Crafts- Fall DIY Decorations by Sundance Vacations

Fall DIY Table Decorations to Remember your Getaway This is the time of the year when many of our Sundance Vacations travelers are coming back from their fall getaways- and what a better way to remember your vacation than by making some great fall leaf crafts out of the foliage you brought back from your...

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September 16, 2016May 22, 2017

Fall Foliage: Best Places to See Autumn Colors in Colorado, Tennessee and Missouri

Peak Foliage for Fall Leaves at 3 Sundance Vacations Properties Did someone say “FALL FOLIAGE?” These words seem to echo across all the lands when September creeps up, transitioning us from hot-summer days to sweater weather. Between premature pumpkin lattes, burgundy scarves and toasty apple cider, people are also spying on the trees in anticipation...

The 10 Best Travel Apps for 2016
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August 30, 2016May 22, 2017

The 10 Best Travel Apps for 2016

Travel has become another one of the areas of life where technology has blossomed.  Especially in the App store. With smartphones having successfully integrated into just about everything we do during our everyday lives and a seemingly endless catalog of apps out there that will help you get the most of your smartphone, it’s no...

New Disney Parks, Rides and Attractions Coming Soon
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August 26, 2016May 22, 2017

New Disney Parks, Rides and Attractions Coming Soon

Sundance Vacations: Disney News — 3 New Attractions Coming to Disney Walt Disney World and Disneyland always have new Disney parks on their ever growing list of attractions coming to Disney. Actually, Disney always has new projects lined up, so sometimes it’s hard to discover what new attractions are actually coming and what ones are...

Travel Accessories You Don’t Need to Pack
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August 18, 2016May 22, 2017

Travel Accessories You Don’t Need to Pack

Travel Accessories That Aren’t Worth the Money and You Don’t Need from Sundance Vacations Here at Sundance Vacations, we always see companies marketing their latest “must-have” travel accessories as “Travel Accessories You Didn’t Know You Needed,” but how about travel accessories you don’t need? Oftentimes these clever accessories seem like a neat idea, and are...

Sundance Vacations: the Benefits of Vacation
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August 3, 2016May 22, 2017

Sundance Vacations: the Benefits of Vacation

  Statistics about Vacation Days & Health Benefits So you skipped your annual vacation last year; no big deal. People go on and on about the benefits of vacation days, but how bad could it really be? You’re always swamped at work and leaving for a week seems almost impossible, so you just push it...

10 Tips to Get you Back on Track for your Fitness After a Vacation
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July 20, 2016May 22, 2017

10 Tips to Get you Back on Track for your Fitness After a Vacation

Let’s face it, most Americans don’t go on vacation and under indulge themselves. Vacations are a time to cut loose, be carefree and make the most out of every day.  Sometimes, of course, that includes abandoning your diet and workout routines along the way. Upon return from a decadent travel excursion, many find that they...

Weddings Las Vegas – Getting Married in Las Vegas, Nevada
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July 19, 2016June 9, 2017

Weddings Las Vegas – Getting Married in Las Vegas, Nevada

Where to Get Married in Las Vegas from Sundance Vacations Alright, I caught you. You said yes and now you’re trolling the internet obsessing over Las Vegas wedding chapels. Girl, let’s be real. We’re all guilty of it. Sundance Vacations knows that travelers can’t get enough of the Entertainment Capital of the World and brides-to-be...

5 Tips to Avoid Credit Card Fraud and Scams on Vacation – Sundance Vacations
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July 18, 2016May 22, 2017

5 Tips to Avoid Credit Card Fraud and Scams on Vacation – Sundance Vacations

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...

Tips for Taking Prescriptions on Vacation
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July 13, 2016May 22, 2017

Tips for Taking Prescriptions on Vacation

Nearly 60 percent of Americans age 20 or older are using at least one type of prescription medication according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). While the need for, and types of, medications that are used by Americans widely varies, there is no debating that a daily dose has become a mainstay...

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June 28, 2016May 22, 2017

Kingii Provides a Cool Way to Stay Safe in the Water

What does a lizard and water safety have in common? Well one of this summer’s must-have travel gadgets for safety was inspired by a Chlamydosaurus kingii — a lizard with a frilled neck that expands when the lizard feels it’s in danger — and the product’s maker hopes to get people not only talking about...

The Perfect Summer Road Trip Playlists
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June 17, 2016May 22, 2017

The Perfect Summer Road Trip Playlists

Summer time has always been, and probably will always remain, the best season for a road trip. The weather is nice, the sun is shining and that makes for the perfect time to roll the windows down, crank some tunes and feel the fresh air as you slice through it with an open hand. Plus,...

Sundance Vacations: Disney Events in July, August, and September 2016
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June 8, 2016May 22, 2017

Sundance Vacations: Disney Events in July, August, and September 2016

Planning Your Disney World Package during the summer of 2016 July, August and September are months that travelers flock to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, like no other time of the year. Why? The weather is nice and children are on summer vacation from school, so the park is pretty busy all three months....

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June 3, 2016May 22, 2017

Sundance Vacations Recipes: Jello Pretzel Salad

There’s supposedly always room for Jello, right? Well in Utah at least, that statement is true.  Jello, the jiggly fruit-flavored treat, is actually the state snack of the Beehive State. While most people choose to put the gelatin-based dessert in a mold to make shapes or embed fruit within it, there are actually a number...

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May 31, 2016May 22, 2017

Flying Camera Drones: Know Before You Buy

Aerial Camera Drones on Vacation: Flying Restrictions, Luggage Check-Ins and More So you just saw the stunning phantom drone shots your cousin filmed on his latest trip to Hawaii. The aerial pans show the island from hundreds of feet above the ground and you really feel like you’re in a hot air balloon soaring above...

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May 24, 2016May 22, 2017

The Ultimate Guide to Disney Pin Trading and Collecting

Of all the possible things that are available to do at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, Disney pin trading is one of the most addicting and fun. Introduced to the public in 1999, pin trading quickly skyrocketed in popularity.  Although pins have been available in one shape or form throughout various Disney parks and...

Is Student Debt Preventing You From Doing the Things You Love?
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May 6, 2016May 22, 2017

Is Student Debt Preventing You From Doing the Things You Love?

Student debt has quickly become one of the nation’s quickest growing epidemics. While a college education was once considered an optional part of life, in today’s day and age, it is nearly a requirement when looking to join the workforce.  Although colleges and universities are credited with broadening the knowledge of today’s youth, there is...

Sundance Vacations Destinations: Nevis (Monkey Rock) in the Caribbean
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February 29, 2016June 28, 2017

Sundance Vacations Destinations: Nevis (Monkey Rock) in the Caribbean

It’s the beginning of summer. The colder temperatures and storms of winter have no doubt beaten and battered your outdoor spirit, forcing you indoors, save the few that enjoy a skiing trip. But what if you are one of the many who love the sun, the sand and the surf?  Wearing flip-flops and shorts while...

Planning Your Walt Disney World Package in April, May or June 2016
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February 24, 2016September 21, 2016

Planning Your Walt Disney World Package in April, May or June 2016

When to Travel to Disney in 2016 with Sundance Vacations Sundance Vacations knows that there is something undeniably special about Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Families flock all year long to Epcot, The Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom and all over Disney World to experience the legendary destination. So, if you have ever...

New ItsEasy Passport App Makes Renewals a Breeze
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February 17, 2016September 20, 2016

New ItsEasy Passport App Makes Renewals a Breeze

A projected 47 million passports are set to begin expiring in 2016 When renewing or applying for a passport there is one word that generally comes to mind for most Americans. Hassle. One company, however, is aiming to change that.  The ItsEasy Passport Renewal App, an extension of ItsEasy.com, was released on Wednesday, February 17, and...

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January 27, 2016November 18, 2016

Ski or Swim? 2 Destinations for February

February is a perfect month for a getaway. Whether you want to unwind from the stresses of work, have a romantic retreat or even take the kids on a fun winter adventure, Sundance Vacations has the best destinations to help you do just that. In this month’s two destinations entry, we have handpicked two similar,...

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January 22, 2016November 18, 2016

How to Ski- 5 Tips for Beginners

Sundance Vacations: Tips for First-Time Skiers First time skiers often feel frustrated by the winter sport. Who could blame them? Tripping over your clunky skis, face planting in not-so-soft powder and feeling every cell in your body freeze to ice. There is no denying it is hard to get into this whole “playing in the...

Planning Your Walt Disney World Package in January, February, or March 2016
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January 11, 2016September 21, 2016

Planning Your Walt Disney World Package in January, February, or March 2016

When to Go On Your Sundance Vacations Disney World Trip in 2016- Disney Events Sundance Vacations travelers absolutely love bringing their families to a very magical place near Orlando, Florida year after year, and it’s no surprise why. Disney World is the place where dreams come true! Your children are sure to be captivated by...

Two Vacation Ideas for the New Year
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January 5, 2016November 18, 2016

Two Vacation Ideas for the New Year

With the hustle and bustle of the holidays finally over, and people settling back into normal everyday life, it really isn’t until January that it hits you. Winter is here. January is the our first real exposure to the winter season, and it’s a month when a lot of people seek to get away from...

10 Holiday Gifts for Travelers – 2015
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December 11, 2015November 18, 2016

10 Holiday Gifts for Travelers – 2015

It’s that time of year again when people are scrambling around to find gifts for the friends and loved ones on their lists.  While you are supposed to be in the holiday spirit these next few weeks, let’s face it, we all know the added stresses and pains that come along with trying to find...

DIY Vacation Countdown for Kids
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November 11, 2015July 7, 2017

DIY Vacation Countdown for Kids

Sundance Vacations: How to Make a Vacation Countdown So you booked your Sundance Vacations‘ trip and are just as excited as your children to get away! But let’s face it, the real hype starts one month before the day you leave for the trip. Instead of simply squeaking a big, red “X” over each passing day...

Two Great Destinations for December
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November 6, 2015November 18, 2016

Two Great Destinations for December

If you’ve ever seen the movie, “The Year Without a Santa Claus,” then you know about the epic battle between Hot and Cold.  Should you have missed it as a kid, it’s a story that takes place in December, specifically around the Christmas holiday, where Santa decides to take the year off due to being sick...

Last Minute Travel-Themed Halloween Costumes
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October 27, 2015November 18, 2016

Last Minute Travel-Themed Halloween Costumes

For those of you who may have forgotten, Halloween is this Saturday! As we all know, the most difficult thing to decide when it comes to this holiday is, of course, what to dress up as. Not to worry!  Sundance Vacations has you covered with some great, last-minute ideas for travel-themed Halloween costumes!  Most of...

Best Back to the Future Day Travel Tweets
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October 21, 2015March 30, 2017

Best Back to the Future Day Travel Tweets

Sundance Vacations Celebrates As you may have already heard, and who hasn’t as people have been throwing it around on Social Media for the last week, today is Back to the Future Day! While Marty McFly originally arrives in the past, 1955, in the first installment of the Back to the Future movie, part two...

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October 15, 2015November 18, 2016

9 Overlooked Spooky Towns

October is a time of the year where everything gets a bit more spooky. Readers discover fascinating stories about the most haunted places in the country, others seek out man-made haunted houses to quench their thirst for fear and avid ghost hunters seek genuine encounters with the afterlife. While there are many popular attractions for ghosts...

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October 6, 2015November 18, 2016

Orion Travel Tech Wants to Turn Your Luggage into a Billboard

**Update** After receiving a number of emails and questions about the status of this company, I wanted to let everyone know what I know up to this point. As far as I know the company never made it off the ground as many of the advertisers were questioning the actual benefit for the money they...

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September 25, 2015November 18, 2016

3 Must-Visit Fall Destinations

Fall, the time of the year when nature reveals its beautiful mixed-colored leaves, pumpkins rest on hay bales patiently awaiting to be carved into Jack-O-lanterns and travelers bundle up in sweaters and scarves to enjoy the outdoors before the cold winter air rolls in. It’s a time to pack up those long-dried swimsuits and prepare for...

AAA Projects Gas Prices Under $2
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August 25, 2015November 18, 2016

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...

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July 16, 2015September 20, 2016

Sundance Vacations Recipes: Cape Cod Lobster Roll

When you think of New England, one of the first things that comes to mind is Seafood.  More specifically, Lobster. Sundance Vacations has a number of properties in the New England region of the United States and we can ensure that you save a whole bunch of money while checking them out.  From Maine to Cape...

The Great American Baseball Road Trip
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July 15, 2015November 18, 2016

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. Long known as America’s...

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June 30, 2015June 9, 2017

Silvercar Seeks to Change the Rental Car Industry

Rental cars have long been a way of getting around for many a Sundance Vacation 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...

Where Does Unclaimed Baggage End Up?
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June 23, 2015November 18, 2016

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.  Occasionally, people have gone through the woes of lost or delayed luggage, but again those are few and far between and the airline...

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June 16, 2015November 18, 2016

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 19, here at Sundance Vacations we wanted to make sure that everyone was prepared to honor their dad with a great gift.  Last month...

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June 9, 2015November 18, 2016

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...