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5 Great Summer Beach Boardwalks

Nothing says summer quite like a lively oceanfront boardwalk. With amusement park rides, walking and biking paths, beautiful coastal views, and plenty of entertainment, you can’t go wrong. Vacationing in a beach town with a great boardwalk gives you so many more opportunities for entertainment, recreation, and photography. Each of the boardwalks listed below are […]

25 Tips for Saving Money at Universal Studios Orlando

Park tickets alone to Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure can easily add up to several hundreds of dollars, depending on the size of your family and how many days you plan to spend at the park. This doesn’t include additional vacation expenses like transportation, lodging, and food costs! Without proper planning & research, a […]

8 Great Summer Beach Destinations

A great beach vacation entails much more than sunny skies and gorgeous beaches. Sure, beautiful beaches with smooth sand and crisp water are wonderful, but what really makes a great beach vacation are those destinations that offer more outside the beach. The following 8 destinations all offer beautiful beaches, in addition to many recreational, cultural, […]

Attraction of the Week: Kaaterskill Falls in the Catskill Mountains

The Catskill region of New York is a gorgeous place to visit any time of the year. The 4 main counties found within the Catskills (Ulster, Greene, Sullivan, and Delaware) all offer  breathtakingly beautiful scenery and plenty of activities & attractions, including: hiking trails, waterfalls, top notch resorts, scenic train rides, vineyards, art galleries, and […]

Wilderness at the Smokies: A One of a Kind Tennessee Adventure

This past weekend, Mike and I arrived in Seiverville for the annual Santa Hustle – a holiday themed half marathon. The hotel partner for the race was Wilderness Resort, which was conveniently located right next to the marathon start line. Conveniently, I was able to walk directly outside approximately 30 minutes prior to start time […]

Vacation Spotlight: A trip to New York’s Catskill Mountains

Mike surprised me this year with a relaxing birthday trip to the Catskill Mountains (what a great idea!). Located in the southeastern section of New York, these mountains are the perfect escape from New York City’s crowds, congestion, and pollution. Mike booked 3 nights at Emerson Resort and Spa, a beautiful property located in Mt. […]

Founders Inn and Spa – Virginia Beach, Virginia

The Founders Inn and Spa is a 3 and a half star resort and spa located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Founders Inn is the perfect choice for those looking for a relaxing getaway. This resort offers fantastic rates and packages, especially during the off seasons. We booked 3 nights for $150 under a buy 2 […]

Reno, Nevada & the Grand Sierra Resort: A Perfect Thanksgiving Getaway!

For Thanksgiving this year, Mike and I decided to make the 9 hour trip from Idaho Falls, Idaho to Reno, Nevada. Several years ago, when we lived in Nevada, our favorite weekend destination was the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno. This resort has a classy, laidback ambiance which sets it apart from the […]