Did you know that you can experience not one, but two world class theme parks when you visit the Universal Orlando Resort? Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure are both full of thrill rides and fun for every member of the family! I got to spend an amazing day at both parks just a few weeks ago and I wanted to share some highlights of both parks with you.
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While I was on a recent trip to Universal Orlando Resort, I had a chance to spend some time at Universal CityWalk. Actually, I ended up spending quite a bit of time there because there is so much to see & do. CityWalk is a massive entertainment/dining complex and it’s located adjacent to both of the theme parks. Everyone heading to one of the parks will pass through it and yes, […]
Remember when I told you about our visit to the La Jolla Tidepools when we were in California in April? Well, while we were still in San Diego, my brother in law told us about some more tidepools in the area that might be worth a visit and he was definitely right. They were called the Cabrillo Tidepools and they are located on Point Loma in San Diego, which was […]
Grenada is a Caribbean island nation located almost exactly half way between Trinidad and Tobago and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. It is comprised of one main island and 6 smaller islands surrounding it. Because of this hilly island’s nutmeg plantations, it’s often referred to as the “Spice Isle”. With its varied landscape, beaches, and tourism draws, there are no shortage of things to do in Grenada. We are heading […]
If you’re looking for a getaway on Cape Cod, Hyannis is the place to go. Located mid-cape, Hyannis is one of the seven villages that make up the town of Barnstable. I have been vacationing on Cape Cod all my life, and to me, Hyannis is the hub of the cape. There are so many shops, restaurants and tourist attractions – all located relatively close together, which is why it’s […]
Many of you know that my family recently visited Washington DC. I am a planner and had our agenda planned out well in advance of our trip. I spent a lot of time in DC when I was growing up, but my boys had never been, so I wanted to give them a chance to experience DC for themselves. One place that I had heard of, but had never been was the […]