Shlachter, Nishimura & Baker

| Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

Six Flags set to announce new attraction in Arlington

What new attraction is in the works at Six Flags Over Texas? We’ll find out today.

The Arlington theme park will reveal a new ride or attraction for 2015, and put to rest several weeks of hints and speculation. Read more

The Savvy Consumer

Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

Glut of cruise ships leads to bargains in Galveston

The Caribbean is chock-full of cruise ships right now, and that’s good news for consumers, with rates falling to as low as $41 a day.

Cruise ships in the Caribbean numbered a record 235 this year, up from 212 in 2011, according to the Cruise Lines International Association. Next year shows even more capacity, with 239 ships scheduled to cruise the Caribbean, the world’s most popular cruising area, with almost 40 percent of the market share. Read more

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