Jen Leo

Jen Leo is a travel and tech writer that has won awards for her humor books and podcast, This Week in Travel. She is best known for her nationally syndicated “Web Buzz” travel column with Los Angeles Times, and editing the Sand in My Bra series for Travelers' Tales. Jen is hand picking deals she would take herself —go ahead, grab them while the getting’s good.

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#KidsNTrips Twitter Party April 16 – Planning the Great Summer Vacation!

I love this time of year! Summer is right around the corner. The kids will soon be out of school and the excitement of going to the local pool with the neighborhood kids, corner lemonade stands, and the thing we've all been waiting for—family vacation—is right around the corner. It doesn't matter if you're going camping in the mountains, jetting off to Eur … [Read More]

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Black Friday Travel Deals I Want Right Now!

BOOK TODAY | OK. You just woke up and you've got the worst case of FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) you've ever had. It's Black Friday! Now, while some people swear … [Read More]

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LAS VEGAS: 6 Sugar Shops & Bakeries

While bars are a dime a dozen, those wanting a non-alcoholic treat have to search a little harder to find satisfaction. Whether you want a cronut, éclair, … [Read More]

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Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa

#KidsNTrips Twitter Party April 16 – Planning the Great Summer Vacation!

I love this time of year! Summer is right around the corner. The kids will soon be out of school and the excitement of going to the local pool with the neighborhood kids, corner lemonade stands, and the thing we've all been waiting for—family v … [Read More]

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#KidsNTrips Twitter Party March 5 – Atlantis Resort Giveaway!

It's time to get excited! Our #KidsNTrips Twitter party has another opportunity to introduce the fantastic Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in the Bahamas to more moms and dads like you. Have you been? I've been three times with my family and it … [Read More]

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MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN: Kids Ski & Stay Free!

It was only two weeks ago someone I had recently met was shocked that I hadn't been to Mammoth yet. I know. I know. I haven't. If you enjoy the mountains and love skiing, or even just like being around people that ski (as in my case)—and live in S … [Read More]

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LAS VEGAS: Budget-minded girlfriend getaway in February

VegasJenLeo & Elvis on the Strip in 2014I'm sitting here having my coffee when my friend texts me for Las Vegas trip advice. She (early 40s and living in San Diego) is going on a Vegas girlfriend getaway with some high school friends the weekend … [Read More]

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#KidsNTrips Twitter Party Dec. 11 – Passports with Purpose & Prizes!

Every year the Passports with Purpose team and their band of bloggers blow me away with their efforts to raise money for long-lasting good around the globe. Since 2008 they've coordinated bloggers to help fundraise more than $400,000 that went to … [Read More]

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LAS VEGAS: Cyber Monday Deals $7 – $87

OK - The whole Black Friday - Cyber Monday deals thing can totally do your head in. Especially when the holidays are around the corner and every penny needs to be saved for presents, let alone a new Christmas party outfit. What's an eager Las Vegas … [Read More]

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Black Friday Travel Deals I Want Right Now!

BOOK TODAY | OK. You just woke up and you've got the worst case of FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) you've ever had. It's Black Friday! Now, while some people swear that retailers jack up their prices before Black Friday only to lower them for all the … [Read More]

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#KidsNTrips Twitter Party Nov. 13 – $250 Wyndham Vacation Prize PLUS 25% Deal

I like to think of the "Fall back" time change as the call to book a winter vacation. Now that we're newly tied down to school vacation restrictions booking a winter family vacation is more important than ever. What better way to start that booking … [Read More]