Melanie Waldman Travel Articles

 
Five Shoulder Seasons to Plan Your Trip Around
Five Shoulder Seasons to Plan Your Trip Around Shoulder seasons:those delightful wedges between high and low seasons that offer decent weather, smaller crowds and a healthy potential for deals on hotels and airfare. Shoulder seasons indicate a drop in tourism demand, but not in intrinsic value. Melanie Waldman offers up tips for booking shoulder season deals in five regions around the world.
Exotic Destinations on a Budget: How to Experience the Trip of a Lifetime for Less
Exotic Destinations on a Budget: How to Experience the Trip of a Lifetime for Less Some of the world's most exciting travel opportunities also come with astronomical price tags, but Melanie Waldman shows you how to save a bundle on your own trip of a lifetime.
Seven Things to Know Before You Book Your First (or Next) Cruise
Seven Things to Know Before You Book Your First (or Next) Cruise Considering your first cruise, either by river or sea? Melanie Waldman offers tip to help you find a unique and exciting vacation on the water while keeping your luggage, schedule, budget and stomach in balance.
10 Reasons to Visit London Now
10 Reasons to Visit London Now Melanie Waldman has been in love with vibrant, exciting London since childhood. Since her first visit in 1985, she's seen London grow into an art, design, financial, entertainment and culinary center -- and as far as she's concerned, the greatest city in the world. See why our new WhyGo London writer says now is the time to visit this iconic city.
Five Ways to Score Luxury Travel Deals
Five Ways to Score Luxury Travel Deals Melanie Waldman knows luxury, and she knows how to score great discounts in order to travel in high class on a low budget. Here she offers five tips for finding luxury travel deals.