Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Off and traveling

Amicalola Falls. Photo © by Judy Wells.

Georgia on My Mind

What: Pick a Georgia mountain lodge, stay two nights Sunday through Thursday and get the third night free.  or call 800.201.3205.

Where: Brasstown Valley Resort and Spa near the foot of Brasstown Bald, Georgia's tallest mountain, starting at $169 per night. and get the third night free.  or call 800-201-3205.
            The Lodge at Unicoi State Park in the Chattahoochee Forest and near Helen, starting at $89 a night. Call: 800-573-9659, or online at
             The Lodge at Amicalola Falls at the Southeast's highest waterfall, beginning at $109 per night. 800-573-9656 or online at

When: Now through May 23, 2013.

 Delaware Savings Passport 

 What: The Brandywine Treasure Trail Passport provides discounted one-time admission to 11 members of the Brandywine Museum and Gardens Alliance:
. Brandywine River Museum,

. Delaware Art Museum,

. Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts,

. Delaware Historical Society (includes Delaware History Museum and George Read II
  House and Gardens in Historic New Castle),       

. Delaware Museum of Natural History,

. Hagley Museum and Library,

. Longwood Gardens,

. Mt. Cuba Center, Inc.,

. Nemours Mansion & Garden,

. Rockwood Park and Mansion,

. Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library,

When: May 25 through September 2, 2013.

How Much: Passports are $35 per adult or $75 for a family of two adults and three children, a savings of $100 per adult, $300 per family. Passports can be bought at any of the 11 attractions or ordered online at

Golfer, Get Better

 What: GolfTEC, a leader in golf improvement, offers a deal on their 60-minute swing evaluation.

Where: At more than 170 improvement centers throughout the U.S., plus sites in Canada, Japan and South Korea. Go to to find the center nearest you.

How much: $99.

When: Now through May 29.