Beauty is Abound at The 30th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China

Today it is -40 degrees so it is hard for me to endorse a spectacular 'cold' destination.  But just one glance at the lights and beauty of China's Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival...

Featured Review ~ Westin Southfield Detroit

Looking for a family-friendly, conveniently located hotel for our recent weekend getaway to explore, dine, shop and rejuvenate pre-holiday hustle and bustle took us to the elegant Westin Southfield hotel in Southfield Michigan.  Chosen...

Inattentive Parents Rank Top for Most Annoying Fliers, Recent Study Finds

All around the world, everyone is gearing up for travel during the holidays. Some may brave the open road, but those pressed for time or traveling long distances may fly out to visit their...

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Debuts Their Life Size Gingerbread Village!

Over the weekend the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix, Arizona debuted their incredible Gingerbread Village. The elaborate display features 13 four-feet by six-feet gingerbread houses plus a clock tower in Santa's Christmas Village, including elves who are...

Be Wined & Dined Onboard Freedom of the Seas

Cruising is about food. No? Yes! Well for me it is. In fact that is how I got into cruising. I had done one too many bad all-inclusive vacations where the beach was beautiful,...

Immerse Yourself In Nature in The Underwater Suite at The Manta Resort

Our dream is to stay in an over the water bungalow in an exotic locale.  My husband is an aquatic enthusiast and being that close to the marine wildlife is something that has been...

Keystone Resort Offers Even More Adventure to Families with ‘Kids Ski Free’

Keystone Resort has long been known as the place where kids roam free, but now families have even more of a reason to book a vacation with the top-notch ski resort: during the entire...

Thrasher Carriage Museum in Frostburg MD

During a recent trip through the Alleghany Mountains with the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad we stopped in Frostburg for a couple hours.  Located right across from the terminal, the Thrasher Carriage Museum pays homage...

Mackenzie King Estate Reopens To The Public

After being refreshed, the estate that shows the life and times of Canada’s 10th prime minister, William Lyon Mackenzie King has been re-opened to the public.  Set in the Gatineau Hills, the Mackenzie King...

Six Flags Great America Announces Goliath Coaster For 2014!

Coaster enthousiasts take note!  Next Spring Six Flags Great America is set to debut Goliath, the fastest wooden roller coaster in the world.  It will feature the world’s tallest,  steepest drop and will boast...