Mothers Day Pairings: Rioja & the Women in Your Life

by Mary Jo Manzanares on April 17, 2017

This Mother’s Day, whether you’re welcoming a new mom or celebrating the wisdom of a grandmother, Rioja has the perfect wine pairings for every madre. We’ve even made it easier by offering up some perfect pairings. For the new mom   She’s likely busy, tired and overwhelmed, so introduce her to Rioja Blanco, a wine […]


Halloween at Roger Williams Park

by Jenni Ingersoll on October 10, 2016

I love to take a walk through a park in autumn as the crisp air swirls the tumbling leaves and the squirrel skitter around with their cheeks stuffed full of acorns. The Roger Williams Park in Providence, Rhode Island offers over 500 acres of rolling landscape and ponds to take in a fall day. The Park is also home to the Roger Williams […]


Halloween Candlelight Tours at Winchester Mystery House

by Anthony Manzanares on September 28, 2016

As autumn winds swirl, full moons rise and black cats come out to play, it’s time to book a visit to the legendary Winchester Mystery House, one of America’s most legendary haunted mansions, as it introduces Halloween Candlelight Tours. In a chilling and Gothic atmosphere, this all-new immersive experience lets guests’ imaginations guide them through […]


Orlando Transforms into “Halloween Capital of the World”

by Anthony Manzanares on September 26, 2016

In a two-month Celebration with over 130 nights of activities, [easyazon_link identifier=”1628090308″ locale=”US” tag=”thetravelersway-20″]Orlando, Florida[/easyazon_link] becomes the Halloween Capital of the World featuring every type of activity imaginable – from extreme adult scares to kid-friendly frights. You’ll find popular villains from movies and television, as well as the U.S.’s largest horror convention, Spooky Empire. Here […]


Here’s to You on Saint Patrick’s Day

by Mary Jo Manzanares on March 17, 2014

There are only two kinds of people in the world, the Irish and those who wish they were. And no matter which kind of person you are, Irish or not, we wish you a very happy St. Patrick’s Day. Photo credit:  SXC


Punxsutawney Doppelgänger: Happy Groundhog’s Day

by Susan McKee on February 2, 2014

All eyes are on Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania (about 84 miles northeast of Pittsburgh) on February 2:  that’s when Punxsutawney Phil, a particularly long-lived groundhog, emerges from his burrow to deliver his prognostications about spring as he has every February 2 for 125 years. But that’s not what moviegoers think about. Instead, thoughts turn to Groundhog Day, the 1993 film. Bill […]


5 Places You Can Celebrate Carnival Besides Brazil

by Mary Jo Manzanares on January 13, 2014

Carnival in Martinique

Brazil is, and always will be, one of the most popular party destinations on the globe. Its Carnival celebration is a kaleidoscope of color and aroma, spectacular to behold. With 2014 now in full swing, Brazil is gearing up for the FIFA World Cup. If you’re looking to celebrate Carnival without the presence of football […]


Happy New Year 2014 from The Travelers Way

by Mary Jo Manzanares on January 1, 2014

New Years Eve fireworks in Valparaiso

To all our family and friends, near and far — We wish you much health, happiness, and love in 2014. And lots and lots of miles of safe traveling as well. We’ll have more affordable luxury destinations and experiences for you in 2104, along with inspiration, practical travel ideas, destination recommendations, and plenty of information to […]


The Travelers Way Wishes You a Merry Christmas

by Mary Jo Manzanares on December 25, 2013

All of us here at The Travelers Way send warm holiday greetings to you and thank you for your continued support. May your holiday season be full of joy and love. Photo credit:  SXC


Happy Thanksgiving from The Travelers Way

by Mary Jo Manzanares on November 28, 2013

Thanksgiving 2013

Take time to be thankful! Happy Thanksgiving. May it be a wonderful day of reflections, great food, and enthusiasm for life. Photo credit:  SXC