Category: Small Towns

Merida or Holbox: Travelling Solo in Mexico with an Infant

Merida or Holbox: Travelling Solo in Mexico with an Infant

Travelling solo in Mexico with a child may feel a bit scary.  So to help us sort things out, we’re super excited to host Anna Von Frances of @fullpoweryoga and her daughter Luna. Here she chats what works and what doesn’t when travelling solo to new places […]

Road Trip: Portland, Maine

Road Trip: Portland, Maine

If you’re up for a soft adventure, the new term describing adventuring for the general public ( i.e. no extreme sport skills required) Maine may just be your next road trip.

Explore like a Native in Kaimuki, Honolulu, Hawaii : A Travel Guide

Explore like a Native in Kaimuki, Honolulu, Hawaii : A Travel Guide

Whether you’re drawn to the laid back culture, Ohana, Ho’oponopono, surfing or just need another foodie vacation to add to your bucket list, Kaimuki offers a slightly hipster vibe far from the tourist traps.  So if you’re looking to avoid the pricey restaurants (more…)

Weekend Getaway: Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Weekend Getaway: Jackson Hole, Wyoming

If you’re looking for a low-key vacation and a quick weekend getaway,  Jackson Hole should cure your wanderlust and give you a nice glimpse of a potentially longer summer trip. With all the perks of a foodie vacation,

Road Trip: Key West, Florida Spring Break

Road Trip: Key West, Florida Spring Break

If you haven’t taken a trip down to the Keys lately get ready for a cute vintage vacation. Back in the day when families vacationed they sorta just loaded up the car, took to the road and discovered stuff.The road you take to get to Key West, […]

The Best Family Road Trip Survival Guide

The Best Family Road Trip Survival Guide

Perhaps it was that one trip you took with your kids that helped you decide NEVER to take a family vacation again. Or someone’s bright idea to let your mother ride shotgun; being subjected to a rundown of everything wrong with your life choices is never a good time. Maybe the fact that your teenager never once looked up to notice other living souls in the car struck a nerve. Whatever the issue, if you’ve ever been trapped in the car with your children/ siblings/ adult children/ mother-in-law on a good old-fashioned family road trip, congratulations on surviving! (more…)

Small Town Love: Corning, NY

Small Town Love: Corning, NY

I love small towns. Something about their charm, uniqueness and generally being devoid of crowds just gets me every time. We visited Corning during our recent 4-day weekend in western New York and were pleasantly surprised. Honestly, although I had heard of Corning before, I […]

Magnolia Plantation and Gardens Charleston, South Carolina

Magnolia Plantation and Gardens Charleston, South Carolina

Whenever we go anywhere we’re usually on a quest for two things: sweet treats and teatime.Needless to say our trip to Charleston, South Carolina did not disappoint. Between the boutique bakeries, coffee shops and southern belle atmosphere we got our fill of treats.

Making your own glass art at Corning Museum of Glass

Making your own glass art at Corning Museum of Glass

Did you know that you can make your own glass art during a trip to the Corning Museum of Glass? I didn’t. I actually didn’t know much about this museum until just last week. G and I recently took a long 4-day weekend to road trip up to western New York, which was an easy 4.5 hr drive from Cleveland. I had some free nights that I had to use from hotels.com so it was a good excuse to get away and see the beautiful fall foliage. Anyway, its a pretty cool opportunity and if you’ve ever wanted to have a unique, one-of-a-kind souvenir, here is your chance.  (more…)