Top 10 Shawnee and Pocono Mountain Attractions

If you are planning a trip to Shawnee or the Pocono Mountains you will be pleased to find that there are many activities in the area no matter what season you are traveling. The Poconos are known for their skiing and snowboarding in the winter, nature hikes in spring, rafting and canoing in summer, and fall foliage. The following is our top 10 of the places we went during our summer stay:

  1. Odd Lot Outlet - mail order closeouts, fun place to hunt for a bargain.
  2. Shawnee Playhouse - shows change every few months so check... Read the rest of this entry »

Pocono Mountains – Shawnee Timeshare Review

Shawnee is located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania along the Delaware River, 90 minutes from New York City, and 2 hours from Philadelphia. The closest airport is located 40 miles away in Allentown, PA, making a car an absolute must. Shawnee timeshare has been around for almost 30 years, and it is one of the largest deeded timeshare resorts in one location in the country. The layout of Shawnee is interesting, there are numerous timeshare clusters such as River Village I, River Village II, and Shawnee Depuy, scattered around the area around the river, ski resort, and golf course.... Read the rest of this entry »

Getting Value Out of Your (Possibly Unwanted) Timeshare

There are many people out there that have succumb to the high pressure sales tactics and fuzzy math used by timeshare salespeople. If you are too late to take advantage of the timeshare rescission period (a period after a timeshare sale is complete during which the purchaser has the ability to "return" the timeshare usually lasting 10 days - read Timeshare Rescission, Can I Return My Timeshare?), and are really interested in making your timeshare an asset, here are a few important things to keep in mind.
How To... Read the rest of this entry »