10 Reasons to Visit Barbados for Your Next Beach Vacation

by Anthony Manzanares on October 4, 2017

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Deep in the , the island of makes a wonderful spot for your next beach vacation. Barbados is an independent nation, but since it functions as a constitutional monarchy recognizing Queen Elizabeth II as head of state, it’s a quirky blend of casual island atmosphere tempered with a bit of good old British formality. Here […]


Beach Vacation at Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

by Jenni Ingersoll on December 12, 2011

Charlotte, North Carolina is situated within the state nearly equal distance from the mountains to the West and the beaches to the East.  I was proud to call it home for a number of years, and enjoyed many wonderful adventures there.  While the mountains provide scenic wonder, my heart is firmly planted in the sand […]

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Daytona Speedway

With so much to love in Daytona Beach, Florida where do you start?  How about with the 4 S’s? Speedway At the top of the list of things to do in Daytona is a visit to the Daytona International Speedway.  On some visit days, you’ll have the chance to see the drivers testing the cars.  That’s […]

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Holiday-Worthy Restaurants in Aruba

by Jessica Colley on October 27, 2011

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Instead of all the regular cooking and cleaning of the holidays, how about an island getaway instead? A destination like Aruba will not only deliver lovely temperatures and that signature ocean breeze, but also some great places to eat that are worthy of a holiday celebration. A celebration abroad can be just as special as […]


Key West Road Trip on Highway 1

by Elise on August 4, 2011

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The drive along Highway 1 from Miami to Key West is a classic American road trip, and Anthony and I were eager to give it a go when we found ourselves in Florida.  The drive is incredible, covering 100 tiny islands, 42 bridges and one long open road!  The road itself is also something to […]

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Life’s a Beach on Galveston Island, Texas

by Christina Uticone on June 1, 2011

Did you know that a relaxing beach vacation is just one hour away from the city of Houston, Texas? It’s true! Galveston Island is just 54 miles down I-45 South, and if you beat the traffic you can be on the beach in just sixty minutes! No matter where you stay on the island you […]