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4 Reasons Extended Stay Accommodations are Ideal for Business Travel

When you’re on the road for business, there are certain amenities that make your life much easier. This is especially true when you’re away from home for an extended period of time and attempting to maintain some form of normalcy in your routine is important. Extended stay accommodations are the perfect option. Here at InTown […] Read More

Homemade Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother’s Day is one of the loveliest—and busiest—days of the year. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and it’s finally warm enough to shun those stuffy jackets. Unfortunately, this also means the card aisle has run dry, there’s not a bouquet to be found, and all the best brunch spots are fully booked. […] Read More

Plan a Racing Themed Trip to Charlotte North Carolina

Are you an avid NASCAR fan? Then it’s time to plan a trip to Charlotte, North Carolina! Charlotte is a mecca of all things stock racing related. While you can find NASCAR related attractions that are open year round, we recommended visiting during racing season which runs from February until November. Here are our top picks for a racing themed getaway. Read More

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