Toy Museums from Around the World!

Is there anything kids love more than playing with toys? Most, if not all, kids enjoy playing with a range of different toys. So leave it to me to introduce you to some of the best toy museums in the world. With toys such as Legos, dolls, Barbie and Ken, Micky Mouse, Lion King, stuffed animals, robots, trains, and Hot Wheels. These are just a

2021-01-19T22:19:40-07:00

The Running of the Bulls in New Orleans!

If the prospect of running down narrow cobbled streets, being pushed and shoved by thousands of other participants, all whilst trying to avoid being trampled on by six crazed and angry bulls sound all too terrifying, then I have great news! You don’t have to travel all the way to the world-renowned Running of the Bulls in Pamplona, in the Basque region of Spain, and

2020-12-01T09:02:58-07:00

How to Plan the Perfect Lake Tahoe Winter Vacation

Did you know you can head out to the Sierra Nevada Mountains for a weekend of fun in the snow that typically involves skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, and even "jacuzzi time" with your friends? I didn’t either until recently. Apparently, I have a group of friends that go on an annual ski trip to North Lake Tahoe every year! Who knew? In fact, they enjoy it

2020-11-28T14:28:27-07:00

Visiting La Gruta San Miguel de Allende

With so many fun things to see and do in San Miguel de Allende, you may be forgiven for wanting to step back and take a breather from all the non-stop exploring, in order to rest and re-charge. Thankfully, the natural hot springs San Miguel de Allende is only a stone’s throw away from San Miguel. And set in gorgeous lush gardens, La Gruta Spa

2021-01-21T11:36:08-07:00

Savannah GA: Guide to the Best Things To Do

Get yourself into that Southern mood, the sweet sickness that is Savannah's lure. I call it le mal doux, which is French for "the sweet sickness". How?  You ask? Try reading (or see the movie) Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil before you take on the task of visiting Savannah attractions and finding things to do in Savannah, GA. This surely will put you in

2021-01-10T15:13:57-07:00

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico – The Ultimate Guide

In the sleepy hills of Mexico lies one of the most gorgeous towns I have ever seen, San Miguel de Allende. This picturesque town is sure to give you all the “wow moments” of a big city, but with the pleasure of a small-town atmosphere. Don’t expect to find a fast-paced lifestyle in Saint Miguel, Mexico-- but rather a tranquil one. One that slowly evolves

2021-01-10T13:38:57-07:00

New England Road Trip in the Fall!

Road trips are slowly making their way to be the best type of vacation for 2020 since the COVID-19 pandemic. Think about it, it's much safer to travel in your own car than getting into a plane filled with strangers. Besides the safety part, a road trip is a fun adventure that allows you to visit numerous places in a short period of time. One

2020-10-29T07:48:57-07:00

25 Things To Do in Key West, Florida

Ahhh! Key West and the Florida Keys islands!! Where else can you go on a "Classic American Road Trip" that has miles and miles of sunny beaches, acres of mangroves, amazing bridges with state parks scattered along the route, as well as sunsets that people stand around for and the best key lime pie in the world? The Florida Keys Islands are some of the

2020-11-04T06:35:19-07:00

Whistler in the Summer!

Whistler in the Summer 13 Things to do! Over 3 million visitors flock to British Columbia’s resort town of Whistler each and every year to take advantage of the gorgeous landscapes. The dramatic snow-covered peaks, pine forests, beautiful lakes, and the charming town itself has long since been a popular Canadian vacation spot. But, although Whistler is considered by many to be one of Canada’s

2020-08-20T11:08:42-07:00

Santa Fe Weather Is Perfect! Come!

Santa Fe Weather Located about an hour's drive away from Albuquerque, Santa Fe is a truly striking city. Perched beautifully on top of the blue mountains of New Mexico, there's no denying that Santa Fe is one of those cities that has a magical and timeless appeal. This high desert town with its combination of mountains, rock formations, and canyon roads make this a unique

2020-08-20T11:14:36-07:00

Savannah Historic District

This is Why Savannah Historic District is as Pretty as a Picture! Savannah's Historic District Located in Chatham County, Savannah is the oldest city in the state of Georgia. This revolutionary city was once a port city that saw its fair share of battles during the American Civil War. However, Savannah is a wonderful place to visit. Thanks to its relationship with art and design,

2020-08-20T11:54:27-07:00

Waterfall Hikes near Denver!

Hiking is a great pastime and I know many people who enjoy a day out in a state or national park. In fact, the state of Colorado has over forty state parks and thirteen National Forests in case you want to enjoy their fresh air by finding a great hiking trail. Recently I was in Denver, Colorado, and figured out that it is a great

2021-01-12T14:17:16-07:00

Things to do in Pigeon Forge with Kids!

Regarding the Pigeon Forge attractions & businesses mentioned in this blog, please check their respective websites for an update on their COVID-19 operational updates. Pigeon Forge, Tennessee is a vacation haven for children and adults, but in a sense, I can see that it has two faces. On one hand, since it is nestled at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains, it is a

2020-08-20T12:07:34-07:00

Best Savannah Breakfast to Die For!

Breakfast is often called ‘the most important meal of the day’ but I don’t always agree with that. What the breakfast does is “breaks that overnight fasting period” you just had when you woke up. So be sure and follow the rule about fasting and your body will thank you! And since breakfast can occur really anytime, I have found some of the best places

2020-11-20T20:01:05-07:00

New Orleans: Jazz, Weddings, and Funerals

New Orleans Cemetery... New Orleans Jazz Jazz...that sound that put New Orleans on the map.  That subgenre of the blues that developed in and around the city of New Orleans with its distinctive reverberance. Not really a "big band swing" sound, but more of a "heavy piano and saxophone" sound. And it is definitely not "pop" music. In fact, New Orleans jazz is a distinct

2020-08-20T22:17:44-07:00

7 Free Things to do in Santa Fe!

Nestled away at the tail end of the Rockies known as the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Santa Fe is a high elevation capital like its Colorado cousin. However, with an elevation of 7,199 feet, Santa Fe is officially the highest city in the United States. Thanks to this, you can expect fair weather year-round and over 300 days of sunshine, making this high desert gem

2020-08-20T22:22:35-07:00

Stunning Montana National Parks to Quench Your Wanderlust

The United States has several National Parks, forests, and monuments to visit including two of the most visited National Parks in Montana, which are Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park. I have been to both and they are both quite spectacular with a backdrop of small mountain ranges that are a part of the Rocky Mountains. Montana prides itself on being the perfect place

2020-08-20T22:07:58-07:00

Hypnotic and Epic New Orleans!

The French Quarter I was with my girlfriend over on Royal Street in the French Quarter at the diamond store. She’s from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, so when I sent her a message I would be visiting New Orleans and that I was looking for the best things to do in New Orleans and luxury or boutique hotels in New Orleans, she immediately went to work and

2020-12-01T09:07:06-07:00

USA’s Overlooked Park: Dry Tortugas

Dry Tortugas National Park, you have heard of it, right? Right? Well, that's ok, as there are a huge number of Americans that have never heard of it. But if there is one thing I know about the Dry Tortugas National Park and that is that it is an absolute water paradise. It is like being in the Caribbean, only you are still in the

2021-01-08T06:50:47-07:00

Top Safety Tips for Your Trip To New York City

One of the things that often stops people from visiting New York City is the fact they’re concerned about whether or not it is safe. While there is an increased element of safety that you need to watch out for when you visit, it’s the same as when you visit any other major metropolitan city. What you need to do is follow some basic New

2020-07-16T16:52:56-07:00

14 Fun Things to do in Park City

Park City, Utah, located about 32 miles from Salt Lake City, is known for its excellent ski resorts: primarily Park City, Deer Valley, and Woodward Park City. It also hosts a very popular and annual Sundance Film Festival. Remember Robert Redford? He happens upon this beautiful part of Provo Canyon, then purchases some land. This is where indie filmmaking made its mark! And with miles of biking

2020-11-28T16:13:22-07:00

9 Interesting Facts about Savannah (Georgia)

Savannah is by far one of my favorite cities in the USA. With just one visit, I fell madly in love with the romantic side of Savannah. It was love at first sight. At visit number two, I was hooked and couldn’t wait to return. For some reason, I just vibed with the city. It is hard to explain. But by my third visit, I

2020-11-21T19:55:53-07:00

Ultimate Broken Bow OKLAHOMA Guide

Broken Bow is a cozy and delightful little town in southeast Oklahoma. The most recent census I found online for 2010 resulted in a population of only 4,230. It has been 10 years since this census, so it's safe to say these numbers have increased for the better. This quaint town holds a mixed-race community, with a large number of Native Americans from the Choctaw

2020-07-04T10:57:08-07:00

Things to do in Amarillo Texas!

Amarillo is actually a pretty fun town, I should know…as I am from around these parts. I spent my childhood only 45 minutes from here. And I loved every minute of it! Little did I know childhoods could be so much fun! So I created a fun guide of things to do in Amarillo Texas! Fun Things to do in Amarillo, TX! Honestly, I loved

2020-11-25T06:16:57-07:00

Best East Texas Lakes

There is no denying that the state of Texas is enormous. Although one could probably divide Texas into several smaller states, its main division lies between the East and West right down the middle of the state. I am from the Panhandle of Texas near Amarillo and have enjoyed many a summer day at the lake. East Texas Lakes In Texas, we love to go to

2020-11-20T14:57:05-07:00

“Utah’s Mighty 5”- TOP National Parks

When it comes to National Parks in the USA, the United States sure has some iconic ones known around the world. From Yosemite to Yellowstone to Glacier and the Grand Canyon, the National Parks Service recognizes some of America's most stunning landscapes in its 62 national parks. But I have to confess, I think Utah's national parks are some of the best in the National

2020-07-10T09:08:47-07:00

Things to do in ATHENS Ohio

The charming city of Athens, in Southeast Ohio offers plenty of interesting and fun things to do for those living here. Athens offers a great work-life balance with a low cost of living, having been made up of a patchwork of close-knit communities with endless outdoor recreation options, a booming local food economy, and a thriving art and music scene. But what does it offer

2020-05-28T11:19:20-07:00

Ruidoso NM: 15+ Fun Things to Do

Ruidoso New Mexico is a great escape for outdoor and adventure-filled vacations that not that many people know about outside of the state of New Mexico. This makes it more pristine and less crowded which makes Ruidoso an even more desirable place to visit! It is unique and an "off-the-beaten-path" for explorers, hikers, and nature lovers alike. A Guide to Ruidoso, NM: The Best things

2020-11-20T18:50:37-07:00

Support Local Businesses – Pandemic 2020

As we search for our “new normal” in life with COVID-19, we most likely have a lot of free time on our hands. Spending time with family (and pets) is super special and it is not lost on this Mom. I now have two sons home from college during this pandemic. But when the boys are working online or playing with PlayStation and the husband

2020-07-09T14:06:19-07:00

What to do on a Day Trip to DC

It's impossible to see and do everything that Washington DC has to offer in just a day, but you can get a good overview with some well thought out planning. Your day trip might even convince you to look into some of the Washington DC houses for sale. I know when I moved my son out to DC, we seriously considered just buying a house

2020-07-09T18:15:37-07:00

10 of the BEST Things to Do in Monterey CA

The Northern California peninsula known as the Monterey Peninsula is nothing short of spectacular and is home to the beautiful Monterey beach. With its stunning natural beauty, charming, tourist atmosphere, and coastline, I am sure you can easily spend 3-4 days enjoying the outdoor activities and exploring the area. Trying to whittle my list down to 10 of the BEST things to do in Monterey CA

2021-01-14T14:40:28-07:00

Fun Things to do in Bozeman MT

Montana, one of the least populated states in the USA has wide-open valleys and rising mountains that really give credit to the Big Sky State. As one of the most lively and bustling cities in the wider tri-state area, Bozeman is a great place to visit. From the Montana State University to the Museum of the Rockies, plus the natural beauty of the state, the

2020-11-28T14:40:00-07:00

Five Best Things To Do In Lancaster County, USA

That clean country air is enough of a reason to opt-in for a break in the countryside. Nevertheless, a handful of people will undoubtedly wonder what exactly they are going to do in the countryside. It's a whole new world, especially for city dwellers and it will certainly be quite an adjustment.  Based on that, looking for what to do in Lancaster County may seem

2020-08-10T19:48:49-07:00

Summer Activities to do in Whitefish, Montana

The brutal Montana winter is nearing its end which means its time you start looking at places to visit during the short summer season. Whitefish, Montana is the perfect place to visit given that it is a bustling town smack dab in the middle of vast stretches of untouched wilderness on all sides. To get a real taste of what Big Sky Country entails and

2020-07-01T22:15:47-07:00

Enjoy the Sugary White Sands of Panama City Beach

For just a moment, close your eyes and imagine the perfect beach town in Northwestern Florida. You know the ones, like Panama City Beach, which is a hot spot for vacationers. With its cute little cottages painted in pastel colors along the sugar-white sandy beaches. A pale green cruiser bike is leaning against a cottage porch. The tree swing, the hammock, the wind chimes, and

2020-12-28T22:12:03-07:00
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