Jay Lloyd

Dreamstime
January 03, 2019 - 7:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Half of the couple was panicked in the snow shouting, "I didn't do this on purpose." The other trying to calm things down — it was a personal ski lesson gone bad. As the ski season barrels into winter, it's important to remember that trying to teach a loved one a...
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Dreamstime
December 28, 2018 - 6:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You may be a bit annoyed, but that's the price of security for New Year getaway seekers. New travel opportunities and changes will emerge in 2019 , both in the way we think about where we travel and how to protect our getaway dollars. The biggest change is coming for...
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The Caribbean
Richard Maloney
December 27, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This past year was one of hits and misses for local getaway seekers. For those regional weekend getaways, weather and politics weren't our friends. Crab feast lovers took a hit when visas were denied for Maryland crab house workers from Mexico, thus increasing the...
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Delaware Water Gap National Recreational Area
Courtesy of Kathryn Lloyd
December 21, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's no such thing as a free lunch or a free puppy — they all come with a cost. But we can at least boast of free or very low-cost winter outdoor recreation. Let's consider the ways. If you go fishing in the winter, you can either spend a lot of money to drop a...
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The pool deck of a cruise ship
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
December 20, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're planning now for a new year of getaway adventures, a spontaneous trip may actually be your best bet. I don't want to throw cold water on what should be a fun planning session, but recent experiences do that for us. Remember those long-range plans for a...
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Woodloch Tubing.
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
December 14, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was like being nibbled to death by ducks. The guy on the next barstool was complaining. He found the perfect resort. The price was right. But soon after arrival, he learned the hard cold truth. Every activity and amenity had a separate fee attached. Dining was the...
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One of the nation's iconic Christmas getaway destinations can be enjoyed at bargain pricing by tweaking your travel dates.
Dreamstime
December 13, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the nation's iconic Christmas getaway destinations can be enjoyed at bargain pricing by tweaking your travel dates. A global array of shoppers and getaway seekers pour into New York to see the Christmas tree and skaters at Rockefeller Center, nearby St. Patrick...
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New Hope, Pennsylvania
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
December 07, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The crossroads towns and villages survived, but the surrounding farmland and open space vanished and was replaced with shopping malls, housing developments and industrial parks. Some of those once rural centers are still luring holiday gift-seekers to a more relaxing...
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Tortola in the Virgin Islands
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
December 06, 2018 - 1:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When winter winds begin to blow at home, you can always rely on warm breezes and swaying palms to the south. Just imagine yourself and a couple of friends on your own chartered sailboat. You voyage on a coral blue sea from island to island, coming and going as your...
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Dreamstime
November 30, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's a disconnect when giving a gift of travel. Printouts of tickets and a brochure under a tree are nice, but they don't exactly create the spontaneous bubbling-with-excitement effect like a tangible gift, and the enjoyment won't be realized until the spring or...
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