Growing up on the east coast, the glitz and glamour of Hollywood and the idea of experiencing all the famous things to do in Los Angeles seemed out of reach. I remember how jealous I was when my parents took a vacation to California, leaving me and my brother at home to play Monopoly with the babysitter. Seeing KITT from Knight Rider and props from The A-Team at Universal … [Read more...] about Top 10 Things to Do in Los Angeles
In planning my third trip to New Orleans, spending a day on a plantation tour was high on my to-do list. But, I wanted the experience to be more than a photo-op in front of a southern mansion. My research quickly turned up Whitney Plantation, the first museum dedicated to American slavery. The 2,000-acre sugar plantation dates back to 1752 when it was developed by … [Read more...] about Whitney Plantation: Tour of an American Slavery Museum
During your holiday travels, there are so many things to consider. Besides finding the best Thanksgiving sales, most people will be planning fall travels to visit family. One of the most important decisions you need to make is how you are going to get to and from the airport. You have a few options. You could call a friend or relative, take a Lyft or Uber, or drive to an … [Read more...] about Is Long-Term Parking at ORD a Good Idea?
Sarasota, Florida, is not a cheap destination like Southeast Asia or South America, but there are ways to make your holiday to Sarasota a little more affordable. You can keep costs down in the Gulf Coast by mixing up expensive activities with some free things to do in Sarasota. I do love a good freebie! Your wallet will thank you, plus these free activities are pretty … [Read more...] about 10 Fun and Free Things to Do in Sarasota
Philadelphia is a food town. Sure, Philadelphia has excellent restaurants, but when it comes to Philly food, I’m talking about something much broader and deeper. From food trucks to fine dining and from each neighborhood’s ethnic cuisine to the famed Reading Terminal Market, Philadelphia is a city that loves to eat. As with any urban area, the topographical dining … [Read more...] about Philly Food: From Food Trucks to Fine Dining