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Archive for the ‘Random Ramblings’ Category

14
May
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Summer is here, and it’s time to seek out your favorite old swimming hole or enjoy the adventure of finding a new one. With America’s abundant rivers and creeks, the old swimming hole is both historic and modern. It is true Americana. Many rural families, especially the kids, wouldn’t dream of standing in line to jump into a city swimming pool filled with chemicals. The well-loved local swimming hole, revisited […]

02
April
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The countryside surrounding Fredericksburg Texas may rightly remind you of the warm, sunny wine-growing regions of Europe. In fact, a leisurely drive down US Highway 290 will bring you to the many unique wineries in the Texas hill country; “Wine Road 290” will certainly reward the wine connoisseur with the unique flavors and ambiance only to be found in Texas. Let’s take a look at the best wineries the Texas […]

08
January
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Located in northeastern Pennsylvania and greater New York, the Poconos may be famous for mountains and skiing, but it is also well known for its thriving nightlife as well. Packed with fun, entertaining, and exciting activities and options, it’s definitely a community where you can enjoy the night of your life, filled with memories you will cherish forever. So once you find the perfect Poconos bed and breakfast to stay at, […]

23
October
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Idaho is one of the last stands of pristine, untainted wilderness, a perfect retreat for those seeking wide open spaces and outdoor recreation. Stanley, Idaho, settled at the foot of the Sawtooth mountains, is an outdoor playground for adventure lovers, and kayaking opportunities abound. Here are some of the best places to kayak near Stanley: Stanley Lake Situated about 7 miles from town, Stanley Lake offers picturesque mountain views as […]

23
August
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Traveling to a new place provides you with the opportunity to discover the area’s culture, history and way of life. Another fun part of traveling is trying out new places to eat as well as new cuisine. Atlanta is known for its history as well as it’s cuisine. Food is deeply integrated into culture, so why not combine them? While traveling to Atlanta, we recommend staying at Stonehurst Place, which […]

16
August
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Irvington, Virginia was first explored by John Smith in 1608. Plantation owners settled the area not much later and started growing tobacco for export to England. This historic town is home to around 600 people, but it still packs a lot of charm. Since it’s not overrun with people, it makes the ideal destination for a romantic weekend getaway. It is home to the Hope and Glory Inn that features its own […]

09
August
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Greenwich, Connecticut is a beautiful town to visit along the east coast. It is home to many spas, restaurants and shopping destinations. We recommend staying at the historic Stanton House Inn. The beautiful mansion has been family owned and operated for 35 years with staff who are knowledgeable and friendly. Greenwich is the perfect place to come back to for relaxation after a long day. What better way to relax than to […]

24
July
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Summer is a dream season in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area. It seems that every weekend, from Memorial Day to Labor Day, there are a variety of festivals to fill your time. Here are some summer festivals in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area that you shouldn’t miss. Carnaval Festival & Parade Date: The Saturday and Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend Location: 24th & Bryant to 17th & Harrison […]

22
June
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Car accidents happen, and they can be very stressful and scary. No one expects for it to happen to them, but as they say “accidents happen”. Being prepared and knowing what to do after one happens can help the aftermath run a little more smoothly. In the heat of the moment, there are a lot of things to be thinking of: the safety of yourself and those around you, the […]

22
May
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Winter Park, Colorado is a beautiful city to escape the crowds and enjoy nature or extreme sports. Located an hour away from Denver, Winter Park is a place to explore and play. There are several pubs, breweries, and wineries to choose from. The next time you want to let loose, check out these top places in Winter Park to enjoy a drink or two.