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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NEW! #KidsNTrips Twitter Parties for Family Travel Enthusiasts

Hey everybody! I’m excited to announce a new social media project I'm launching— the #KidsNTrips family-focused Twitter party. I’ve partnered up with prominent family travel writers Colleen Lanin, author of The Travel Mamas Guide and TravelMamas.com and Katie Dillon, your go-to source for the luxe mom lifestyle at LaJollaMom.com. We’ll be tweeting away with t … [Read More]

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Condé Nast Traveler 2014 Hot List: Best Family Hotels

Just because you have kids, doesn’t mean you need to compromise comfort or style when it comes to your vacation. Condé Nast Traveler released their 18th annual H … [Read More]

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LAS VEGAS: Mother’s Day Weekend at Vegas Uncork’d

Want to treat your mother (or your children’s mother) to a tasty getaway? Head to Vegas May 8-11th for the annual Vegas Uncork’d celebration and enjoy wine and f … [Read More]

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NEW! #KidsNTrips Twitter Parties for Family Travel Enthusiasts

Hey everybody! I’m excited to announce a new social media project I'm launching— the #KidsNTrips family-focused Twitter party. I’ve partnered up with prominent family travel writers Colleen Lanin, author of The Travel Mamas Guide and TravelMamas.com a … [Read More]

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MAUI: 30% Off Luxe Villa or Condo Vacation with Car Rental

Destination Resorts Hawaii, one of the largest private home, villa and condo rental companies on Maui is offering a deal that’s sure to get the attention of traveling families. Its "Welcome to Spring" or :"E Komo Mai" deal offers 30% off a … [Read More]

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SAN DIEGO: 25% Off Welk Resort Bed & Breakfast Escape

"A one and a two . . . " It’s tough to count the many reasons to plan a trip to San Diego, but the most motivating might be the 25% discount being offered now at Welk Resort San Diego. Name sound familiar? It should. Bandleader Lawrence Welk, the man … [Read More]

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BEVERLY HILLS: $199 Boutique Hotel Near Rodeo Drive

Oh, Hello Sirtaj. Nice to meet you! The Sirtaj, located in Beverly Hills, is walking distance to Rodeo Drive and exactly the kind of hotel I'd like to spend more time in. Chic. Modern. Loaded with services. Now, I'm a sucker for a great Travelzoo … [Read More]

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VALENTINE’S DAY: Last-Minute Rooms in Las Vegas $100 or Less

I love spontaneous trips to Vegas so much that I would not object if my husband wanted to zip over there this weekend for Valentine's Day without prior plans. On the off chance that he might want to, I looked at hotel prices. Ouch! Before you jump to … [Read More]

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LAGUNA BEACH: $126 Dreamy SoCal Beach Retreat at Pacific Edge

It must be all this talk about Valentine's Day coming up that has me thinking about overnight date nights and romantic getaways. Because I tell you the minute I saw this deal at the Pacific Edge Hotel in Laguna Beach, I almost booked it without even … [Read More]

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4 Restaurants Kids Eat Free in Carlsbad, Oceanside & Carmel Valley

Admit it—going out to eat tastes better when you don't have to pay for the kids' meals. Don't be shy, you can say that you've driven out of your way, or eaten at a restaurant you would've been happy to skip, just to save a few bucks on dinner. Taking … [Read More]

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MARINA DEL REY: $89 Spa Day at Ritz-Carlton

BOOK BY FEBRUARY 17 | A few weeks ago I took advantage of a Travelzoo Spa Day at Estancia La Jolla with two girlfriends. I'd previously stayed at the property and had a sampled the spa treatments so I knew what a great experience it'd be.  We had … [Read More]