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SAVE TIME AND MONEY ON TRAVEL WITH STATE-CATIONS inns offer state-cation “romance rescue” packages

Austin, TX – From Alaska to Maine, if you’re in-state, you’ll find a great rate at Vacation dollars are tightening, yet travelers still yearn for great getaways.’s “State-cations” fit the budget as B&Bs throughout the country encourage travelers to enjoy one-tank trips and save on both gas and lodging. Of course, with deals this great, offers cannot be combined with other promotional discounts and must be mentioned at the time of booking. Simply visit and click on the In-State Special Rate badge on the homepage to learn more. Offered in alphabetical order by state, here’s a brief sample of the many State-cation offers found on

Ketchikan's Black Bear Inn, Ketchikan, AK: Alaska residents receive 20 percent off the room of their choice for off-season stays through April 30, 2009.

Ten Inverness Way, Inverness, CA: Spontaneous locals can book a non-holiday Sunday through Thursday stay 24 hours or less prior to arrival for only $145/night, plus tax. The rate includes a full hot breakfast, fresh-baked cookies and afternoon tea, and complimentary evening wine and cheese.

Inn at Harbor Hill Marina
, Niantic, CT:
Connecticut residents will be treated to two lobster dinners (a $70 value) with a two-night stay in a water-view room through November 23, 2008.

Munro House B&B and Spa, Jonesville, MI: Stay close to home and receive $1 for every mile driven, up to 100 miles. State that you want the “Close To Home” discount when booking, and Google Maps will be used to calculate the mileage from your home to the inn. You’ll get a voucher for $1 per mile to be used for your two-night stay through December 20, 2008.

Bykenhulle House B&B, Hopewell Junction, NY: Through April 2009, New York state residents receive a 20 percent discount for two-night stays and a 30 percent discount for three-night stays.

Brayton B&B, Oshkosh, WI: Wisconsin residents will receive 50 percent off the second-night stay through April 30, 2009.

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