Though it’s still early in October, Halloween events and fall festivities are in full swing. Consult this list to make some plans — whether it’s the pumpkin spice and everything nice sort or the blood-curdling fright variety. Events are listed chronologically. Fall Colors Cruise. See the beautiful St. Croix River bluffs in vivid yellows, reds and oranges from Hudson Cruise Line boat. Noon-2 p.m. Saturdays and 3:15-5:15 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 20; $22 for adults, $12 for children 10 and under; 651-436-8883; stcroixrivercruises.com. Pick Your Own Pumpkin. Spend a day at the farm picking a pumpkin or two, enjoying hayrides, drinking apple cider, eating cookies and shopping at the country store. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily through Oct. 31; free admission, $3.75 pick your own pumpkin, $4.75 pre-picked; Glenna Farms, 1333 120th St., Amery, Wis.; 715-268-4702; glennafarms.com.Taste of Serbia. Enjoy the flavors of Serbia with a sarma dinner and bake sale. There will be treats … [Read more...] about Halloween happenings and fall festivities — treats aplenty
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By CAITY WEAVER MARCH 20, 2019 The particular sheen of America by Amtrak. The Voyages Issue Rick Steves Wants to Save the World, One Vacation at a Time It Was Just a Kayaking Trip. Until It Upended Our Lives. There Is No Reason to Cross the U.S. by Train. But I Did It Anyway. The Voyages Issue The particular sheen of America by Amtrak. By CAITY WEAVER photographs by: Holly Andres Tell your fellow americans that you plan to cross the United States by train, and their reactions will range from amusement at your spellbinding eccentricity to naked horror that they, through some fatal social miscalculation, have become acquainted with a person who would plan to cross the United States by train. Depending how you slice it — time or money — there are either 61 or 960 immediate reasons not to travel by Amtrak trains from New York City to Los Angeles. Those are the extra hours and dollars, respectively, that you might reasonably expect to … [Read more...] about There Is No Reason to Cross the U.S. by Train. But I Did It Anyway.
Blue Milk and Green Milk can be found in the Black Spire Outpost market inside Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. (Photo by David Roark, Disney Parks) In the Droid Depot at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, guests will be able to build their own personal droids. (Courtesy of Disney Parks) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will be Disney’s largest single-themed land expansions ever, transporting guests to Black Spire Outpost, a village on the never-before-seen planet of Batuu. (Photo by Joshua Sudock, Disney Parks) Exotic eats from around the galaxy will be available at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge when it opens in summer 2019 at Disneyland Park in Anaheim Ronto Roasters will feature savory meats spit-roasted over a former Podracer engine. (Courtesy of Disney Parks) Disney guests will traverse the corridors of a Star Destroyer on Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance and join a battle between the First Order and the … [Read more...] about Blue Milk: Disneyland’s Galaxy’s Edge will offer 3 varieties of the signature ‘Star Wars’ drink
by Telegraph Travel experts, The Telegraph, February 14, 2019 So many elements of travel are in the lap of the gods; sun and snow in the right place at the right time; smooth connections from A to B. But there’s one trip you can guarantee: the January guilt trip, accompanied with the post-Christmas sale that cashes in on a detox, diet and booze-free bazaar. This year I’m expecting we’ll see a particularly monumental month (or three) of punishing purity as the nation goes cold turkey, turning bingeing to deprivation overnight. Our being 'well' has never been an easier sell and we are buying it like hot cakes (gluten-free, naturally). Like anything in fashion, the trick is finding the right fit for you. None more so than a new health regime. Which is the beauty of the spa hotel – bolt-holes that offer life-enhancing treatments staffed by experts. Some are even hospital hybrids, five-star hotels with resident doctors and nurses that can turn test results around in … [Read more...] about The World’s Best Hotels for Spa Breaks
SAVVY Universal Studios fans have found a way to skip the queues at the two Florida theme parks for free. And even better - they can take advantage of the rewards from their regular food shop, with one family saving almost £1,000 as a result. By booking rooms at selected Universal Studios Hotels, guests are entitled to free Express Passes, allowing them to skip the lines. The Universal Express Pass is a system where guests can access attractions via a special queue with little to no waiting. Even guests staying for only one night will receive two passes each – one for the day they check in and another for the day they check out. Right now, a two-park Unlimited Express Pass costs upwards of $99.99 (£77.71) per day, per person plus taxes - but prices can be much higher depending on what time of the year you visit. With hugely popular rides such as Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, Despicable Me Minion Mayhem and Skull Island: Reign of Kong boasting wait times of … [Read more...] about You can use Tesco vouchers to get Universal Studios Unlimited Express Passes worth over £150 for free