Travel & Hotels

Teachers’ discounts in Amelia Island

Florida teachers receive discounts at some hotels and inns on Amelia Island. Valid Florida Educator identification is required, and reservations for the teacher discounts need to be made directly with the hotels. Some of the deals may also apply to other school employees Amelia Hampton Inn at the Beach offers 10 percent discount, 904-321-1111 Amelia Hotel at the Beach offers… Read more »


Finding the best rental car deal

These days, car rental rates are changing faster than television networks launch reality series. Our travel strategist at Living on the Cheap has 10 tips to help you get the best rental car deal, whether you’re traveling to Florida or elsewhere, or even having your car repaired. (via Living on the Cheap)


Free national park passes for military

Active-duty military personnel and their dependents can get the America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands Annual Pass for free (an $80 value). The pass will grant them access to more than 2,000 national parks, wildlife refuges and other public lands. (via Living on the Cheap).


Is that bargain cruise a deal?

Cruises are an easy and cheap vacation for many of us in Florida. Since it’s easy to get to the port, we’re in a great opportunity to take advantage of all kinds of cruise deals. But, as cruise expert Lillian Africano tells us at Living on the Cheap, to make sure your cruise remains a true bargain, you have to… Read more »

Free Legoland passes for teachers

On Oct. 15, LEGOLAND Florida is scheduled to open its doors. Florida teachers can get a free annual pass, valued at $129, to Legoland Florida. To receive the pass, teachers must register online, print out a page with a discount code and take it to Legoland Florida’s ticket window, along with their most recent pay stub, Florida photo ID and… Read more »