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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: A Nearby Romantic Valentine Hideaway

If you’re itching for a romantic Valentine’s hideaway in a Pocono setting, but away from the ski resort energy, than consider Milford, Pennsylvania, on the Delaware River.

02/05/2015

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Most Romantic Tropical Vacations

Sometimes the winter weather can interfere with plans for a romantic evening out. So when cold weather rolls into town, make plans to escape to the tropics for a romantic getaway.

02/03/2015

(Bushkill Falls, in Bushkill, Pa., a short drive from the town of Milford.  Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Top Romantic Getaways On A Budget Near Philadelphia

From a cozy mountain retreat to a relaxing B&B weekend for two, these Philadelphia-area destinations are tops when it comes to romantic getaways that won’t break the bank.

02/02/2015

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With Euro Costing Less These Days, Dollar Value Will Take You Farther Than Before

With the falling value of the Euro, this year might be a year to get a great price on travel through Europe.

02/01/2015

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Registration Opens Sunday For Broad Street Run Lottery

Last year, 40,000 people ran in the 35th annual Broad Street Run.

01/30/2015

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Getaway Guide: Top Stays Near Favorite Slopes

Where do we find “ski-in, ski-out” lodging at some of our favorite Pennsylvania mountains? Follow me!

01/29/2015

(CN Tower, in Toronto, provides fine dining combined with breathtaking views.  Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: An Inexpensive Run To Toronto

What’s there in winter, you ask? Lots to do and see!

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/29/2015

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Guide To Shawnee Mountain

On a winter day in 1979, the Shah of Iran had already been deposed. What’s this have to do with skiing? I’ll tell you. I was sitting in a Pocono Mountain Lodge interviewing Jean Claude […]

01/22/2015

(The Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles.  Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: A Quick Trip Back 100 Years

The preservation of a major American institution in a Berks County town celebrated a half-century last week.

01/22/2015

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Guide To Safety On The Slopes

A pair of recent Pennsylvania chairlift accidents has focused attention on skiing and snowboarding safety. And while there are risks, following the rules and staying alert can minimize those risks.

01/21/2015

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Guide To Camelback Mountain

Camelback Mountain near Tannersville can have you cruising in languid, lazy turns for over a mile or taking a nosedive plunge on a bounty of bumps.

01/15/2015

(Villas at Fernwood Resort.  File photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Not Too Late For a Long Skiing Weekend

For a nearby, last-minute weekend getaway with winter activities, there’s space still available at many destinations in the Pocono Mountains.

01/15/2015

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Guide To Spring Mountain

There aren’t too many people who can boast of having a neighborhood ski area, but we can. Suburban Philadelphians count the travel time to Spring Mountain in central Montgomery County in minutes. For me, it’s […]

01/08/2015

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Philadelphia’s Top Guided Tours (Even For Locals)

For the best of the best guided tours, check out these extraordinary sights and attractions that even veteran Philadelphians should appreciate.

01/03/2015

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Guide To Bear Creek Mountain

Is it possible? Snow and a total destination resort, on a single tank of gas in the Pennsylvania banana belt? As a much-quoted snow bunny might say, “You betcha.”

01/01/2015