At Pack Up + Go, we’re eager to give back to the destinations that offer so much to our travelers, which is why we’re launching our corporate giving program today. For the first half of 2019, we will support organizations that help those experiencing homelessness and hunger.
Winter: a season of runny noses and numerous layers. Halfway through the season, it’s easy to get caught up in the dull routine of Winter. In order to break out of that pattern, we’re here to share the exciting festivals that happen around the US in February + March!
Head back in time as you step into this 1926 stone building, a former bank, and immediately feel transported to another era. This Financial District property features plenty of historical flare with chandeliers, high ceilings, marble staircases, tall windows, and mahogany paneling. Being in the heart of downtown make this a favorite for business or leisure travelers!
Are you dreading the boredom that comes with a traditional Valentine’s Day dinner? Well look no further for the remedy - 2019 is your year to finally visit one of the most romantic cities in the US! You’ll find everything from fun activities to intimate locations that will help you and your valentine spice up the special day.
Pack Up + Go is passionate about Small Business and sharing our fantastic partners with all of you. Get to know Bites of Boston Food Tours, our Food Tour Partner in Boston, MA, and its founder, Alyssa Schoenfeld, in weekly Small Business Spotlight!
Whether you are hoping for a romantic retreat, a memorable family vacation or a destination wedding or honeymoon, the Harbor View Inn can accommodate. This ocean view property is located by the historic Stearns Wharf + famed beaches and perfect for anyone who wants to feel the tropical escape without leaving the USA.
Pack Up + Go is passionate about Small Business and sharing our fantastic partners with all of you. Get to know Southern Beer Tours, our Brewery Tour Partner in Atlanta, GA, and its founder, Justin Hall, in our first beer based Small Business Spotlight!
Build in the 1980s to help revitalize the Charleston downtown area, this hotel has served as a beacon of what was to come. The city was essentially rebuilt around it as the centerpiece and they have been able to watch the amazing transformation with a prime view!
Pack Up + Go is passionate about Small Business and sharing our fantastic partners with all of you. Get to know Local Tastes of Nashville, our Food Tour Partner in Nashville, TN, and its founder, Debbie W., in our fourth Small Business Spotlight!
Pack Up + Go is passionate about Small Business and sharing our fantastic partners with all of you! Get to know Pittsburgh Winery, the Winery Partner in our hometown of Pittsburgh, PA, and its founder, Syma, in our first winery Small Business Spotlight!
While we embrace the joy + adventure of the unknown when planning surprise vacations year round, we wanted to ring in the new year by highlighting our commitment to finding happiness in the uncertain. The Pack Up + Go Team shares how we are setting up our 2019 intentions to #EmbraceTheUnknown in the hopes of inspiring you to as well!
This list of iconic Christmas film locations will get you one step closer to fulfilling your fantasy of living in a holiday movie (without home intruders and terrorists ruining your office Christmas party, of course).
We all have wanderlust in our hearts, but we also know that there are factors that can hold us back from taking the leap and heading off to a new location. We wanted to share some insight for those who don’t feel super comfortable in the airport so that your next (or first) flight is even better!
This time of year is always filled with holiday cheer! The glittering lights, towering trees, and plentiful decorations are a wonderful way to celebrate the chilly month of December. Many cities go all out to spread the Christmas spirit + here are some of the fun things to do around the country!
Written by Corinne Hogge, Amelia Johnson + Juliana Schnerr
We all love the thrill + excitement of vacations, but about when we come back? One way to relieve the “post-vacation slump” is by rereading your excellent travel journal! Don’t currently keep one? Here are some tips for getting started.
With the holiday season approaching, we’ve been thinking about ways to show gratitude and help others when taking a personal trip. And then it hit us. When traveling to a new city, what better way to get involved with the community you’re visiting than by volunteering? While “Voluntourism” has become increasingly popular over the last few years, it’s important that travelers give back to communities and organizations in meaningful, non-exploitative ways. So we decided to look into “voluntourism” opportunities across the country and compiled our list of the top 5 groups to work with if you’re interested in giving back while on your next vacation!
This year, for Giving Tuesday, Pack Up + Go is donating a portion of our sales to the International Rescue Committee. Our CEO + Founder, Lillian Rafson, shares why giving back is so important and why the work the IRC is completing is more important now than every before.
Pack Up + Go is passionate about Small Business and sharing our fantastic partners with all of you. Get to know Savor Denver, our Food Tour Partner in Denver, CO, and its founder, Jessica Baumgart, in our second Small Business Spotlight!