Courtney McCaffrey

Frigid temperatures and relentless snowfall in many parts of North America make spring feel a little too far away. That’s why Canada’s leading online travel agency,, found this February the perfect time to release their list of the top 27 winter sun destinations in the world. However, the list doesn’t just uncover the best destinations for escaping the cold, it outlines which ones will get you the most bang for your buck. With the cost of an Aruban vacation down 42-percent from last year, you’ll be wowed by how far your vacation dollars go.


Jane Vermaas

Last week New Yorkers, Bostonians, Philadelphians and other New Englanders were unpleasantly surprised by snowstorm Orson, blasting the northeast with heavy snow fall and high winds. Snow-packed driveways, power outages, school closing and risking a nasty spill on the ice and snow because of winter conditions are enough to make even the most cold-loving person come down with a serious case of the Winter Blues.

The BAD NEWS is that more cold and snow are on the way; news channels are reporting that blizzard-like conditions will hit the East-Coast throughout this week and up until next week. Brrrrrrrrrrrrr!

The GOOD NEWS is that there’s an easy way for you to escape this winter horror; check out this (heart) warming video: 

Jane Vermaas

Spring break is around the corner, and for many people that means it’s time to scratch the travel-itch. Airlines and resorts usually offer better rates around March than December, so Spring is definitely the perfect time to go all-out with a big family vacation! Not that you need an excuse to create memories that last a lifetime or that you need to be convinced that it’s a good idea to bond by doing fun, exciting and adventurous things together, but as you start to shop around for the best family-friendly spring break destination for 2017, there are 10 important reasons why Aruba should top your list.