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Live Like A Local: Summer Travel Destinations

Planning summer vacation is almost a rite of passage to get us through those last few balmy, rainy days of spring. Deciding when and where relies on a bunch of factors, including budget, weather, travel, and, of course—what there is to see and do there. If like many travelers today, you’re seeking more immersive and […] Read More

Be Yourself, Stay Different: Introducing UpTown Suites

There’s a new extended stay in town, and it’s about to change the way you think about business travel, family vacation, and long stays away from home. Created by the founder of iconic luxury brand W Hotels and under the direction of InTown Suites, UpTown Suites offers a new way to extended stay. Somewhere between a hotel […] Read More
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4 Simple Ways to Conserve Energy and Save

With Earth Day just around the corner, it’s time to think about our everyday actions and their impact on the environment. There are small things we can all do to make a difference! Warmer weather and upcoming summer days in particular offer plenty of opportunities to be more mindful of how we use energy. We’ve […] Read More

Splurge, Save, or Both: How to Spend Your Tax Return

Yay taxes! Well maybe not tax season, but we sure do get excited about that shiny return. How should you spend it? Should you be practical and upgrade that aging washing machine? Or splurge and treat yo’ self to a much-deserved vacation. Luckily, when it comes to an affordable stay at any of our 189 […] Read More

Take A Walk With InTown

There are lots of holidays dedicated to getting outside, getting some fresh air, and pumping those heart muscles with a walk or ride to wherever you’re going.  The American Heart Association promotes walking as a simple way to reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke, lower the risk of obesity, and enhance your overall […] Read More

Easy Easter Fun: Recipes, Crafts, and Activities

Hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on its way! Birds are singing, little ones are excited, and you’ve got a busy weekend packed full of family gatherings, events, and dinners. Add to that the combination of kids, sweets, and a few days off of school—it can all easily dissolve into tantrums and meltdowns. That is if you don’t […] Read More
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Spring Getaways Across America

The fog of Daylight Saving Time is finally lifting and the days are getting longer. Your instinct to hibernate is subsiding and you’ve once again caught the itch to travel—so why wait until summer to start planning a vacation? Instead of chasing discounted all-inclusive packages to the Caribbean this spring, consider exploring one of America’s […] Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Treats and Meals

Leprechauns, shamrocks, and Celtic music. Before the first day of Spring, many American towns and cities will be awash in green to celebrate the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day. Irish or not, it’s a fun way to usher in the upcoming season, celebrate with friends, and treat the kids to yummy green versions of everyday […] Read More

Spring Forward Without Falling Behind on Sleep

It’s just one day a year, but it seems like every March, Daylight Savings Time (DST) sneaks up on us. A symbol of the budding spring season that brings with it an extra hour of daylight, DST also brings an hour less of sleep… One hour less of slumber may not seem like that big […] Read More
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Employee Appreciation Day

Dedicated. Reliable. Hardworking. Great employees are the backbone of any successful business. From running day-to-day operations to providing excellent customer service with a smile on the front lines, here at InTown Suites we know that we could not function as efficiently and effectively as we do without the support of our staff. In honor of […] Read More