Tag: Family travel

Holiday Inn Club Time Share, is it worth it?

In 2014 we opted for a “cheap” Florida vacation by using a free hotel voucher which included a time share presentation with Holiday Inn Club. Having been through a time share presentation with Wyndham and having a less than stellar experience, I was not… Continue Reading “Holiday Inn Club Time Share, is it worth it?”

Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure in the time of Covid

If you are going stir crazy like I was and looking at stateside vacations, Universal might be on your list. Actually, it wasn’t on mine. I was looking at taking a road trip to TN and KY to see the fall color. Then I… Continue Reading “Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure in the time of Covid”

Cathedral Caverns, Woodville, AL

One of our favorite local spots to visit is Cathedral Caverns in Woodville, AL. Originally called Bat Cave, Cathedral Caverns was opened to the public by Jacob Gurley in the 1950’s. The cave was renamed because of its cathedral-like appearance.  The state acquired it in… Continue Reading “Cathedral Caverns, Woodville, AL”

A Zoo in Huntsville, Al?

A New Zoo For You in Huntsville, AL

The BEST Christmas Market in Germany! Thurn and Taxis Palace Christmas Market, Regensburg.

Ok, so it’s currently September… I live in Alabama and no chill has hit the air yet. Still melting in the great outdoors with Hurricane Sally knocking on the door… but I can’t help thinking about Christmas. Is it too early to put up… Continue Reading “The BEST Christmas Market in Germany! Thurn and Taxis Palace Christmas Market, Regensburg.”

Labor Day Getaway Hike, Bankhead National Forest, Alabama.

We were in need of an Adventure this past Labor Day weekend and we ended up finding it after a recommendation from family who works for the forestry division here in Northern Alabama. So we embarked on a journey into the Bankhead National Forest.… Continue Reading “Labor Day Getaway Hike, Bankhead National Forest, Alabama.”

Best chocolate cake in Austria? Maybe?

In researching for our Europe trip I kept coming across people talking about how you had to try the chocolate cake in Austria. Not just any cake, but the Sachertorte. Added it to my bucket list. So when we stopped in Salzburg it was… Continue Reading “Best chocolate cake in Austria? Maybe?”

Alien Filled Weirdness in Roswell, New Mexico

We planned a two night layover in Roswell, New Mexico on a cross country trip with our camper. I don’t know about you, but I love all things alien. That being said, I also speak sarcasm fluently with a fairly dry sense of humor.… Continue Reading “Alien Filled Weirdness in Roswell, New Mexico”

When even a bad vacation sounds like a great idea…

I’m fairly new to vacation blogging. I’m sure some seasoned veterans out there are still spilling over with content to blog about during this Covid19 shutdown, but I’m just sitting here wishing to hit the road. Anywhere will do. I would be happy to… Continue Reading “When even a bad vacation sounds like a great idea…”

A day in Salzburg, Austria

It’s been almost two months since we spent a day in Salzburg and I’ve had a hard time figuring out how to write about it. In all honesty, it was the second best day of our 4 week trip. (The winner was our day… Continue Reading “A day in Salzburg, Austria”