Reviews

Review of NYC Ghosts tour

If you’re new to the blog, there’s one thing to know about me: I love ghost tours! I’ve gotten Rick to enjoy them so now when we travel we often look for either a ghost tour or food tour, or even better, when we can combine the two! So, going to New York City, it

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Review: Ameritania at Times Square

One of our travel resolutions of 2022 was to use our credit card points for a weekend away and we settled on New York City. Once we had flights booked it was time to find a great place to stay. On our trip to New York City in early December 2022, we wanted to stay

Food and Drink|Reviews

Review of Belcanto in Lisbon

Food at Belcanto in Lisbon

Rick and I definitely enjoy trying new foods and wines when we travel but we’re not as into food as my sister and brother-in-law are, but when we all went to Lisbon together and I looked at the Michelin-starred restaurant they were going to, I asked if we could tag along and experience our first

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Review: Eldorado Hotel & Spa

The Eldorado Hotel

We recently enjoyed a holiday weekend in Santa Fe, New Mexico as it’s such a cool travel destination and it’s only a six-hour drive from home for us — making it a great choice for a quick weekend getaway. We opted to stay at the Eldorado hotel for our weekend as it was a nice

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Review: Dinner with a local in Lisbon

Codfish bake

I’ve talked before how Rick and I love going on food tours when we travel. And while we didn’t have time to sneak in a food tour in Lisbon, we did go on a different type of foodie adventure: Dinner with a local. Withlocals is a tourism company that connects travelers with local hosts for

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Review of San Francisco Ghost Tours

Union Square in San Francisco

I recently had the opportunity for a quick weekend getaway with my sister to San Francisco and I immediately went online and looked up ghost tours. My sister, like me, loves haunted history and we make a point to book ghost tours when we travel as a family so she was more than down to

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Review: Seattle’s Lake Union Hot Tub Boats

Lake Union Hot Tub Boat

February is here so many of us are starting to think of romantic things to do this month – and while I didn’t do this particular activity with Rick I definitely would be interested in doing it next time we find ourselves in Seattle! Today I’m talking about my experience reserving a hot tub boat