The beauty of Puerto Vallarta can not be underestimated. This resort town has a diverse topography that allows for a variety of pastimes: scuba diving, zip-lining, snorkeling, horseback riding, hiking, tubing, rafting, and simply relaxing on the beach.

Puerto Vallarta

A boater’s paradise, visit on any given warm-weather day and you’ll see clusters of yachts and sailboats littering Annapolis’ waters. History and boats run deep in this town. Our family has sailed several times in Annapolis with friends. We’ve experienced both sail boats on the water as well as power boats. Neither gets old. However, we [...]


Everywhere I dined in Puerto Vallarta, whether it was beachside at the hotel or at an amusement park, I ate delicious non-fussy food.

Puerto Vallarta Food

It’s neat to take a look at the care that’s given to horses that contend in the popular sport of horse racing. The Triple Crown isn’t just a series of races – it’s an American tradition.   However, as big as the races are, the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness, and the Belmont, there’s a huge [...]

Sagamore Farms

Baltimore has been staging its own turn-around for the past decade. With every new restaurant, attraction, and hotel that opens, it becomes a more popular destination for family travel in the region.  Rich history, deep roots, and a proud culture, this MidAtlantic charmer has a diverse variety of offerings to keep all members of the family [...]

Baltimore Family Travel

Vivo Italian Kitchen isn’t your chain-style Italian restaurant. Pastas are made in house, aren’t mushy, and you can taste all the ingredients in your meal. Rustic Italian food looks good here. Read post about the restaurant here.

Vivo Italian Kitchen

Baltimore’s Fleet Street Kitchen has changed its’ front-of-house to a more casual setting. Meet the Tavern Room. The dining experience may be more relaxed  but it doesn’t mean that Chef Amendola is sleeping on his gastronomic creations.

the Tavern Room

The Olive Room Baltimore sits atop the Inn at the Black Olive, a boutique hotel in the Fell’s Point area. This intimate venue serves up not only stellar views of Baltimore’s Harbor East, but also biodynamic wines, relaxed yet refined Greek food, and laid-back ambiance.

The Olive Room Baltimore

Don’t let the name fool you. Ryleigh’s Oyster does more than just oysters right. Grab a fork and knife!

Ryleigh's Oyster

The Grand Palladium Kantenah Resort and Spa sits within a tropical oasis on the Riviera Maya. Bordering the Caribbean Sea and surrounded by lush vegetation, it’s a little more than your average all inclusive. The property houses two resorts: The Gran Palladium Riviera Resort & Spa with The Royal Suites and the White Sand Resort & [...]

Palladium Kantenah Resort and Spa