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The cost of travel shouldn’t keep you from the things you love. Fares from $1, power outlets and free Wi-Fi (and lets not forget the savings on mental costs from not having to drive in bumper-to-bumper rush-hour traffic) all help with that.
And so do free museums. Check out Smarter Travel’s list of free museums to visit on your next roadtrip or weekend getaway, including:
(The Toledo Museum of Art; Source)
Grab your picnic basket and some homemade potato salad (or bought-from-the-store-and-put-in-your-own-container potato salad; it still counts), and check out this list of the best places to set up a summer picnic! From the weekly gatherings of Brooklyn artisans and purveyors to Nashville’s massive green space, here are the hot spots for summer suppers served up on a blanket.
Muggles, alert! Universal Studios Florida announced the opening date of the much-anticipated The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley for July 8. Check out this sneak peek at the ride, Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts.
AND, you can start planning your trip to all the fun today! Megabus.com has daily, express bus service between Orlando and eight cities.
—Eat curry: Dad can learn about Indian food and how to make curry at the “Compassionate Chefs Cafe” in San Francisco on June 22. The evening is dedicated to sampling food and giving back; proceeds from the evening provide funds for kids in need in the city’s Tenderloin area and in Ahmedabad, India.
We here at megabus.com heart: travel (a given, I know), dads and our friends at Yahoo! Travel who came up with a list of Father’s Day gifts that honor the travel-loving dad. Tools break, ties go out of fashion, but travel memories last forever. Based on the most-searched Father’s Day gift items, check out this alternative list that incorporates a key travel element.
Headphones vs. Cleveland Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Small Batch Bourbon vs. Kentucky’s Bourbon Trail
There’s still time to squeeze in some last-minute Memorial Day plans, like visiting:
Get out the sunglasses because we are expanding service in the Sunshine State! Book travel TODAY to/from three new cities — Miami, Tampa and Tallahassee — for as low as $1 (plus reservation fee) with service beginning May 15. This large expansion makes Orlando megabus.com’s 14th Hub city and includes additional routes to/from the new cities and New Orleans, Gainesville, Mobile, Jacksonville and Atlanta. For example, you can now travel express from Orlando to New Orleans!
To make this announcement even better, we’re celebrating by making EVERY ticket to or from the new cities (Miami, Tampa and Tallahassee) and new expansion route (from Orlando to either New Orleans or Mobile) $1 (plus a reservation fee) for the first week of travel – May 15-21! Book yours now! http://bit.ly/1hUWxIB
If you think deep-dish pizza and ballpark hot dogs are all there is to understanding Chicago food, you’ve got another thing — well, several — coming.
Take a moment to droll over cheese + caramel popcorn, late-night tamales and beefy, au-jus infused sandwiches. Then immediately book your megabus.com ticket to Chicago to indulge like the locals.
Visit our friends at HuffPost Travel for the full list.