TORONTO, ON – January 07, 2013 Inc., is pleased to announce the relaunch of its newly updated website The site presents a fresh new user interface, focusing on premium editorial content and a primary mission to offer both every day consumers and businesses the best in weekend travel tips. is a recreational news and resource site for customers looking for things to do on the weekend. Site visitors have daily access to hundreds of original articles filled with creative suggestions for things to do and places to visit on the weekend. The site encourages its clients to experience life, enjoy their time away from the office and to never forget that there are 52 chances a year to do something great.

With an initial concentration on major North American cities including Boston, Buffalo, Chicago, Detroit, Montreal, New York City, Ottawa, Philadelphia and Toronto, the site combines both activity and lodging recommendations and also advises users about upcoming special events.

“I wanted to revolutionize what people did on the weekend,” said Weekendtrips Founder and CEO Marawan El-Asfahani. “It’s time we took full advantage of the 52 mini vacations we have every year.”

While the site’s look has changed, it promises to offer robust and exciting weekend ideas to anyone who visits.

“What are you doing this weekend? Is a question that people either ask or are asked everyday,” said editor Murtz Jaffer. “There is no doubt in my mind that we will have the answer.”

Weekendtrips is expected to announce further details about its relaunch plans in the near future.

The mission of is to take the guess work out of weekend-planning. The site offers content featuring travel tips and ideas in the cities it serves.

Media Contact:
Murtz Jaffer