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Tips to Ensure That You Get to the Destination Hassle Free
By November 20, 2018 Read More →

Tips to Ensure That You Get to the Destination Hassle Free

Backpackers and avid holidaymakers often say traveling is one of the simplest ways to enrich your soul, broaden your mind, and help you get to know yourself better. They don’t tell you traveling can also be challenging, especially getting to your destination. Whether you’re in for a long flight, a quick car ride, or a trip across the country, here are some tips to ensure that you get to your destination without any hassle: Pack smart If you’re a beginner traveler, the most important thing to remember is to learn…
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6 Family-Friendly Attractions to Look Forward to in Palm Springs
By August 20, 2018 Read More →

6 Family-Friendly Attractions to Look Forward to in Palm Springs

Palm Springs, California – situated at the base of the Mount San Jacinto Mountains – is known for constant sunny weather, stunning terrain, palm trees lined along the streets, and remarkable mid-century style architecture. Notable Hollywood stars made Palm Springs even more popular when they made it their home, given its proximity to Hollywood. It owes much of its prominence to the showbiz industry especially in the early days of Hollywood. Even today, Clint Eastwood and Leonardo DiCaprio admittedly have fallen under its spell. But nowadays, not only Hollywood A-listers…
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NEW TRIP: Rocking Horse Ranch — April 13-15, 2018
By February 12, 2018 0 Comments Read More →

NEW TRIP: Rocking Horse Ranch — April 13-15, 2018

It is that time of year again!  We are gathering up our blue jeans and our boots and headed for some crisp fall fun at the Rocking Horse Ranch. This is a perfect time to unwind after school is back in session and before the holidays! The smell of fall and the harvests of the Hudson Valley are incredible. Horseback riding on the trails, an indoor water park, and so much more awaits you on November 5th for two nights and three all-inclusive days!…
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Rocking Horse Ranch — November 3-5, 2017
By August 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Rocking Horse Ranch — November 3-5, 2017

It is that time of year again!  We are gathering up our blue jeans and our boots and headed for some crisp fall fun at the Rocking Horse Ranch. This is a perfect time to unwind after school is back in session and before the holidays! The smell of fall and the harvests of the Hudson Valley are incredible. Horseback riding on the trails, an indoor water park, and so much more awaits you on November 5th for two nights and three all-inclusive days!…
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Single Parent Travel – Guatemala 2017
By March 20, 2017 4 Comments Read More →

Single Parent Travel – Guatemala 2017

Our Founder, Brenda Elwell is at it again. This time, she has created a wonderful trip for Single Parents to Guatemala.  This specially priced and custom designed 8-day tour with Maxim Tours will include visits to Antigua, Lake Atitlan, San Juan, Lake Peten Itza and much more.…
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Rocking Horse Ranch — April 7-9, 2017
By December 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Rocking Horse Ranch — April 7-9, 2017

It is that time of year again!  We are gathering up our blue jeans and our boots and headed for some springtime fun at the Rocking Horse Ranch. This is a perfect time to unwind after a cold winter! The smell of spring and the budding trees and flowers are all that is needed for a good refresher in the Hudson Valley. Horseback riding on the trails, an indoor water park, and so much more awaits you on April 7th for two nights and three all-inclusive days! While there has…
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Oh no!  We were hacked!
By December 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Oh no! We were hacked!

We were hacked. While we are not sure who is responsible, we were hacked last week.  I suspect it is some Nigerian Prince, but my IT guys tell me it is likely someone from Russia. Anyhow, we gave them the boot; but there were some lingering issues. On the technology side, they have been handled, and I decided to take the opportunity to give the site a refresh.  But, all of the old content is still here and functional! So for now, it is boring and bland. In the coming…
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Rocking Horse Ranch – October 28-30, 2016
By August 26, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Rocking Horse Ranch – October 28-30, 2016

It is that time of year again!  We are gathering up our blue jeans and our boots and headed for some later fall fun at the Rocking Horse Ranch. This is a perfect time to unwind before the holidays! The crisp fall air. A bounty of the Hudson celebration. Horseback riding on the trails, an indoor water park, and so much more awaits you on October 28th for two nights and three all-inclusive days!…
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Canceled Beaches Turks & Caicos – August 2015
By March 2, 2015 3 Comments Read More →

Canceled Beaches Turks & Caicos – August 2015

NOTICE:  Due to some emergency surgery and a prolonged recovery, this trip will be canceled. Sorry! (5/29/15)   For the 15th year, Single Parent Travel is returning to Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort & Spa from August 15 to 22, 2015! This will be out 15th trip to Beaches Turks and Caicos and it is guaranteed not to disappoint. Your vacation is ALL INCLUSIVE–leave the wallet at home and enjoy the sun, sand and surf. With the addition of the exclusive Italian Village (all suite and all concierge) and the…
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Scandinavian Vacation – June 16-23, 2015
By March 2, 2015 1 Comments Read More →

Scandinavian Vacation – June 16-23, 2015

Europe’s most breathtaking scenery, the Midnight Sun, some of her most brilliant and exotic cities, internationally renowned cuisine, and world class Jazz – that’s Scandinavia!! Unimaginably beautiful! Copenhagen, city of Hans Christian Andersen, the glorious Tivoli Gardens in-town amusement park, the Little Mermaid in Copenhagen Harbor, an endless choice of museums, restaurants, bars and entertainment of every sort! Stockholm, city of Greta Garbo and Ingrid Bergman, one of Europe’s most enchanting cities, the world-famous Vasa Museum, breathtaking Gamla Stan (Old Town), and the city that revived the art of Jazz…
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