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Romantic Rentals Panama City Beach, Share the Love

When looking for a beach getaway, look for rentals Panama City Beach. The Florida Panhandle has approximately 200 miles of white powdery sand beaches. Panama City Beach is located 112 miles west of Tallahassee, FL and about 130 miles east of Pensacola, FL. During the spring each year, Panama City Beach is a haven for […]

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Visit Kenya Virtually, Fall in Love with the Resilience

Presently, Covid-19 makes international travel difficult. However, my husband and I recently got to visit Kenya virtually through Airbnb. Our host Samson met us through Zoom. Sam took us on a cultural tour of several regions. Then he discussed the Umoja Women’s Village. After that, Sam talked about the cultural center, Bomas of Kenya. In […]

Virtual Travel: How to Explore the World on line

Want to explore the world but don’t have the time or the money? Here is the answer: virtual travel. This is how we have been traveling during Covid-19. We have used Airbnb before for glamping, beach condos and visiting our son at college, but now we are traveling on a whole new level. Many people […]

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Fish Tacos and Margaritas: how to create your favorite restaurant at home

Although restaurants are opening back up, my husband and I don’t feel comfortable eating in public right now. We miss our favorite seafood restaurants such as Muddy Waters in Deerfield Beach. We also had a favorite Parkland restaurant that closed down a few years ago called The Whale. This was a small restaurant with outdoor […]

Thai Cooking: How to Experience the Magic at Home

In this post we will be traveling to Thailand to enjoy the exotic tastes of Thai cooking. Due to Covid-19 and possible loss of income, many of us don’t feel comfortable going out to our favorite restaurants or can’t afford it. Therefore we are showing you how to embark on a Thai cooking adventure at […]

Tropical Drinks: How to Make Them at Home

Tropical drinks traditionally conjure images of islands, beaches, tiki bars, and endless hours in the sun. But when you are stuck at home you can still bring a bit of the islands to you. Therefore we created this list of summer cocktails that guarantee to make you feel like you are in the tropics. Of […]

Kung Pao Shrimp: How to Bring the Orient Home

When you can’t travel, you can create a travel experience at home. Kung Pao Shrimp tastes delicious and is easy to make. Additionally, pair it with quick sesame noodles, and you have great Chinese food right in your own home. Further, serve the meal with a bottle of plum wine or sake. Then play some […]

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Kyoto Forest Bathing, Become One With Nature

Recently, my husband and I traveled to Kyoto, Japan to learn about forest bathing. The trip was virtual through Zoom due to Covid-19 travel restrictions. Our tour guide, Lee, demonstrated forest bathing and practiced simple forms of meditation with us. Additionally, we learned about history and rituals of Shintoism as he guided us on a […]

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Cozy Farm Stay; or How to Befriend an Alpaca

While traveling through northern Florida last June, my husband and I had the opportunity to spend a cozy farm stay glamping in an alpaca paddock. We figured what better place to social distance than on a farm! paid link Cozy Farm Stay Tent We arrived at the Home Field Advantage Farmstead mid afternoon and were […]

How to Vacation Safely during Covid-19

How to vacation safely during the Covid-19 pandemic has proven difficult, as many places are banning travelers from the U.S. Even within the United States interstate travel in limited. My husband and I initially had a road trip planned that took us up through Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Georgia. We opted to postpone most of […]