Sao Miguel is a beautiful hidden gem in the Azores archipelago. They are an autonomous region of Portugal and only a 4 hour flight from Boston. Where to Stay in Sao Miguel We stayed in Hotel Talisman in Ponta Delgada. It was a beautiful hotel with very nice and helpful staff. It was in the … Continue reading What to do in Sao Miguel, Azores
Gruyeres is a quaint mountain town in southwestern Switzerland. When we got there, I felt like I stepped into the book Heidi! The town is famous for its chocolate and cheese (yum!) and the perfect size for a day trip. If you are staying in Montreux, it’s really easy to get to here from there. Eat at Le … Continue reading Gruyeres, Switzerland
Montreux is a resort town in the Swiss Riviera. It is known for its annual Jazz Festival, water-front promenade, and Belle Epoque buildings. While it is a popular city, I think you only need two nights and one full day here. It is a perfect jumping off point for day trips to Aigle or Gruyeres. … Continue reading What to Do in Montreux, Switzerland
Picking a cruise destination can be hard, especially when they all sound appealing! So, I decided to make up a quick quiz to hopefully help make this decision easier. As a caveat, there are many more locations to visit other than the ones listed below, but I wanted to start with a few simple locations. I … Continue reading Where is Your Next Cruise Destination?
Tipping. Check what the custom is before you go! Other customs can be different when it comes to tipping. For example, in Europe you don’t tip on anything. Knowing this can save you a lot of money! However, also know when to tip! When we go to FL we tip the people at the valet, the … Continue reading Travel Tip