Long time retreat for Europeans and Russians, the lesser visited (by Americans) Turkey makes for a wonderful adventure. The people are very hospitable, the food is awesome and the place is Filled with history. Alittle background: It has been inhabited by ancient Anatolians, Greeks, Persians, Romans and early Christians There are ruins and points of… Read More Must See Turkey
The Great Wolf Lodge is a mountain lodge themed resort that includes a waterpark. A stay in the lodge is required for use of the waterpark. I will say it was a good time had by all. There is something for everyone from parents to young kids and teens. The resort includes restaurants, a spa,… Read More A Family Getaway to Great Wolf Lodge
I thought that this was a good post my groups’ upcoming trip. It is always good to go to a new country armed with at least a few key phrases so that you can at least be a polite tourist. Blog post and Photo from Go Ahead Tours. http://travelblog.goaheadtours.com/italian-phrases-to-know-before-you-go/
With the countdown to Rome getting smaller and smaller, I have had a few questions about packing. Although I am no expert, I have done quite a few trips abroad and know the struggle of packing, especially for first time travelers. There are TSA, long lines, weight restrictions, size restrictions and the threat of lost… Read More 10 Things to Carry-On
In-room massages, gift boxes overflowing luxurious goodies, and gourmet food……sounds like a dreamy resort. It is actually a “maternity hotel” where ladies give birth in style and comfort! In reading through blogs this week, I came across a fun blog of a mother living in Japan. I read her posts detailing her 5 day stay… Read More This is Maternity Leave?
This is an important topic to me because it was difficult to find these types of narratives before I went abroad. After my first Traveling While Black post, I realized that others share my interest in these types of stories. This needs to be an ongoing discussion. For some, it is traveling while a woman,… Read More Traveling While Black Part II
What I love more than anything (besides my family and friends, of course) is seeing the beauty that the world has to offer. Even more than that, I love inspiring others to get out and see the world as well. Here is a collection of pins that make me excited to get out and see… Read More Oh Darling, Lets be Adventurers