Must Have Backpacking Essentials for Your Adventures


There’s nothing more liberating that kissing goodbye to the daily grind and embarking on a backpacking adventure. However, if you’re to enjoy your experiences overseas, it’s important that you plan your trip carefully. For example, before you set off on your travels, it’s a good idea to create a packing checklist so that you don’t […]

Why You Should Visit New York City


Do you have a significant anniversary on the Horizon?  Maybe you have a major life event coming up?  Lots of people choose to celebrate these with a holiday of a lifetime, and what better place to visit than New York City? We have seen it on television many times – the hero cops do battle […]

A Stay at Embassy Suites Napa Valley Hotel


Normally, when I travel, I let the spirits be my guide. By that, I mean that I have very few set plans, and just sort of let whatever may be, happen. I mean, when we take a road trip, there’s normally not even a plan of where we’re headed. We make that decision when we […]

How to Make the Most of Your Beach Vacation


Everybody loves taking a vacation by the seaside, and what’s not to love? Sporty types can have a game of volleyball on the beach. Water-babies can spend their day swimming in the sea, and those looking to relax can lie in the sun with their favorite book and a drink in their hand. That’s why […]

Eating and Drinking Our Way Through Napa Valley


I seriously debated what to call this post.  Eating My Way Through Napa Valley?  Gluttony in the Napa Valley?  How to Have a Really Great Time?  I think I selected the right choice. Recently, Hilton invited me out to experience Napa Valley and San Francisco. Who could turn that down? While we were only in […]

A Whirlwind Trip to San Francisco


I love love love to travel. It’s one of the great joys of my life. I love road trips, where we just get in the car and go. I like to fly off to faraway lands on trips that take more planning. I even like to see the sights that are around me, and explore […]

Must Have Travel Essentials


Thanks to Kotex for sponsoring this travel essentials post. When you travel, there’s so many things that you have to take with you. Phone, extra memory cards, chargers for everything you’ve ever owned, money, cash in all kinds of denominations, a sweater, the list goes on and on. These are some of my necessary Travel […]

Why You Should Take a Trip to Canada


You might not have visited Canada before. For many people, it’s not the first place that springs to mind while discussing vacation plans.  That’s a shame. Anyone who overlooks Canada is missing out on all kinds of possible adventures. As a hive for tourism, Canada has several great cities and a whole host of spectacular […]