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Denver Oktoberfest: The VIP experience

Denver Oktoberfest 2019

Celebrating 50 years this year, Denver Oktoberfest has been a staple fall festival in the Mile High City’s past and shows no signs of slowing down – and we are not complaining, please keep that beer coming! We have steins dating back to 2011 and every fall Rick and I grab our favorites and head

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Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island review

Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island

I recently had the pleasure of visiting Amelia Island, FL for a work conference and the event gave me the opportunity to put on the ritz at the Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island! On my flight back, I couldn’t wait to write my review! I’d never been to Amelia Island before but from photos the area was

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Skuggi Hotel in Reykjavik review

Skuggi Hotel in Reykjavik

When Rick and I were in Iceland, we spent a night at the beginning of our trip and end of our trip  in Reykjavik – and stayed at the same hotel for both nights, the Skuggi Hotel by Keahotels. This three-star, modern hotel was a great option for our stay as it was centrally located,

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Review: Norwegian Air

airplane wing

Last year, Rick and I had saved up credit card points to make our flights to Europe super cheap, and we got the most of those points by booking flights with Norwegian Air. Offering affordable flights, Norwegian Air is a great choice if you’re looking for a budget-friendly airline. I still feel like people are

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Review: Carboy Winery

wine flight at Carboy

I love wine and am always on the hunt for a new favorite wine bar in Denver even though we already have several fantastic ones.  When my parents were in town, we went down just south of the city to check out the wines at Carboy Winery. I’ve had their wines in restaurants that are

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New Orleans Secrets’ ghost tour review

Muriel's in New Orleans

Recently I had the chance for a quick getaway to New Orleans and you bet your bottom dollar I took it! What I knew about New Orleans before going: Vampires! Mardi Gras! History! France! What I know now about New Orleans: Vampires! Mardi Gras! History! France! Cool city! I loved my little taste of NOLA

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Review: The Reykjavik Food Walk

Iceland hot dog stand

Rick and I have started making a food tour a natural part of all of our getaways as it’s such a fun way to visit tucked away restaurants, eat where the locals eat, and learn more about the city from someone who lives there. So of course when we had a day in Reykjavik, we

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Clarion Suites Cannes Croisette hotel review

Cannes, France

While I wish I could say we were in Cannes for the film festival we weren’t, but we still had a fantastic time. We made a base in Cannes as we explored the French Riviera and this charming seaside town. For our two-night stay, we checked into the Clarion Suites Cannes Croisette. With its pool,