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Exciting Things to do in Orlando for Families

I composed this list of exciting things to do in Orlando for those who have done the big theme parks and are looking for something else while vacationing in Orlando. As of August 4, 2020 all of these attractions remain open. I have included some direct links and some sponsored links through Get Your Guide […]

Shows a statue of three musicians on Bourbon Street in New Orleans

New Orleans, Hidden Gems

New Orleans is mostly associated with Mardi Gras, women flashing their breasts for beads and drunken debauchery. However, New Orleans has much more to offer such as museums, river cruises, nearby plantations, and distilleries. A few years ago we stopped here as part of an extended road trip. Join us as we recap our 4 […]

Steinhatchee, FL

Steinhatchee, the Ultimate Hidden Romantic Retreat

Towards the north end of the Gulf of Mexico lies the little town of Steinhatchee, FL. It is off the beaten path and a great place for a romantic weekend. Alternatively, if you like nature, there are local parks to explore. Or if you prefer the water you can charter a boat and go scallop […]

Shows a bike decorated with blue and white flowers in Tarpon Springs

Robust Tarpon Springs, Authentic Greek in America

The town of Tarpon Springs started as a Greek sponge harvesting village. Many Greeks still live here so it is a great place to immerse yourself in Greek culture and cuisine. Wander down to the sponge docks to browse the shops and restaurants. We spent two romantic nights on a houseboat docked at the marina. […]