• Spring Vacations
    25 Affordable Spring Break Getaways You Can Book Right Now

    Don’t have plans for spring break, but itching to get away? There are plenty of last-minute options that won’t break the bank. Cheapflights.com has pulled together 25 destinations around the world where spring breakers can find affordable flights based on average airfares from March 4-26, 2017. From bustling cities to islands and beaches, here’s where […]

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    Everything You Need to Know About the Vernal Equinox

    According to the ancient Pagan calendar, the holiday of Ostara marked the point of transition between dark, cold winter and life-giving spring. Festivities were held in honor of Eostre (also known as Ostara, the Anglo-Saxon and Germanic goddess of fertility). And back in those days—when humans had to scrape by without the aid of central […]

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    Cherry Blossom Trees are Blooming in D.C. Weeks Earlier Than Usual

    Despite Punxsutawney Phil’s prediction that we’d have six more weeks of winter, the trees in Washington, D.C. are telling us a different story. D.C.’s famous Yoshino cherry trees are already beginning to bloom, according to local reports, thanks to steadily rising temperatures throughout February. In the last week alone, daytime temperatures have exceeded 80 degrees […]

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    Last-minute Luxury Trips to Book for Spring Break

    Puerto Rico Get 33 percent off a stay at the W Retreat & Spa on the island of Vieques. At the W’s first North American “Retreat” property, guests will enjoy Patricia Urquiola-designed rooms and Puerto Rican cuisine at Sorcé. This quiet island is famous for its bioluminescent bay, so don’t miss the Glow in the […]

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    Get $39 One-way Flights by Midnight Tomorrow

    For two days only, JetBlue is selling one-way tickets starting at $39. The Big Spring Sale, which begins today, is good for travel between April 4 and June 14. Many blackout dates apply, including Memorial Day weekend (May 20 until May 31). Highlights from the sale include a $49 trip from Washington, D.C. to Charleston, […]

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    The 4 books you need to read this spring

    This story originally appeared on Fortune.com. Cork Dork, by Bianca Bosker Journalist, wine rube, and obsessive personality Bianca Bosker embarks on a madcap 18-month journey into the booze-soaked belly of the wine industry to uncover the answer to the casual drinker’s perennial question: What is the deal with wine? Bosker interviews some of the world’s […]