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History of Black Friday Discounts

Black Friday discounts is a tradition that is here to stay. It is the biggest shopping day of the year in the United States, falling on the day after Thanksgiving. Great deals and discounts that businesses provide on this day are here to stay. Why the name Black Friday? Black Friday is a modern day term that everyone recognizes as the busiest shopping day of the year but where did it get its name from? One theory suggests that the origin of Black Friday came In the 1950’s when large numbers of workers started calling off sick from work saying they were ill the day after Thanksgiving – like the black plague of Thanksgiving.  As more and more workers called in sick to have a four day weekend, employers soon gave in and Friday became a day off too. In the 1960’s, police officers started calling the Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving ‘Black Friday’ , because there were more car accidents on these two days than any other time in the year. Due to massive …

Fall Travel Deals: Take Advantage of Black Friday Sales

It’s sweater weather, and pumpkin spice is in the air! The Thanksgiving holiday is approaching, and it’s a good time to make some travel plans. Mexico is one of the best travel destinations for your fall holiday. If you’re thinking about packing your bags and heading to Mexico, consider Cancun as your destination. The weather is fantastic this time of year, and you can find some amazing fall travel deals!

Places You Shouldn’t Miss Near Cancun

Places You Shouldn’t Miss Near Cancun

Choosing Cancun and the Riviera Maya for your vacations is so exciting, not least of all because you will find so many amazing things to do and see while you are visiting. You are most probably attracted by the stunning beaches and the year-round sunny weather that Cancun is so famous for, but you will be pleased to read that besides all the exciting things to do in Cancun, like restaurants, bars, aquariums, a Mayan cultural museum, swimming with dolphins and more, there are also a great number of attractions to enjoy nearby. For this reason, Cancun is a popular choice as a regular vacation destination.Here are some places you shouldn’t miss near Cancun: Isla Mujeres Just 15 minutes by ferry, Isla Mujeres is a “must see” addition to any Cancun vacation. The idyllic island makes for a perfect day trip which you can explore by golf car, bicycle and scooter. The ferry port is just 5 minutes from Villa del Palmar Cancun resort, making it a very convenient tour to organize by yourself. Playa …

How to Find the Best Deals on Mexico Vacations

How to Find the Best Deals on Mexico Vacations

Finding the best deals is high on just about everyone’s list when planning a vacation, and nowhere will you find better ways to stretch your budget than in Mexico.  With a little bit of research and legwork, you are sure to find some fabulous Mexico vacation bargains that will have you looking forward to some fun in the sun.  Listed below are some tips for helping you create your ideal trip at a discount. Read on to find the best deals on Mexico vacations.   Take Advantage of Search Engines Websites such as Expedia, Kayak and Orbitz are popular for good reason when searching for the best deals on Mexico vacations: they allow you to search multiple airlines, hotels, car rental companies, etc. at the same time so you can compare prices and decide what deal works best for you.  Some will even email you with alerts when prices drop on your search if you sign up for them. Plan Ahead or Go Last Minute Depending on your travel style and personality, one of these …