Del Ray Beach Restaurants and Bars

I recently went to Del Ray Beach in Florida and wanted to provide a few restaurants and bars I recommend. Del Ray is right on the beach and it’s so cute. It’s a great little beach town with plenty of shopping and a great laid-back vibe. The best thing about Del Ray is all of…

Everglades Holiday Park

This past weekend I went to Florida and we went to the Everglades Holiday Park by Fort Lauderdale. We took an hour-long airboat tour through the “Gator Boys” (of Animal Planet) company. We saw four alligators that came right up to our boat, vultures, a blue heron (fun fact: these birds stand at five feet…

Travel Tip- Research Weather

Although we like to think most tropical places are warm all year round, most of them have a rainy and a dry season. Think about where you live; you know what to expect and the cycles and seasons, well other locations have their own types of seasons too. Before you book your trip, research the…

Tips for Enjoying and Getting Prepared for Your Cruise

Cruises are so much fun and give you a chance to easily see numerous locations in one trip. However, first timers might not always get the most of their trip. Below are a few tips to help you navigate and be prepared for your cruise and get the most out of your vacation! Get a…

How to Overcome the Challenges of Planning a Family Vacation

A recent graphic from USA Today that was made from a Holiday Inn study, found that saving enough money, finding the right dates, getting time off work and agreeing on a destination were the top challenges families have while trying to plan a vacation.   Here are a few tips to help with each of…

We Travel to Lose Ourselves

“We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate. We travel to bring what little we can, in our ignorance and knowledge, to those parts of the globe whose riches are differently…

Island/Beach Time

I saw this shirt when I was in Del Ray beach last month and I loved it. I’m definitely always on beach time! Are you?

Discovery and Having New Eyes

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust