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Palm Springs Romantic Getaway

Mid-way through our Palm Springs romantic getaway, I asked my husband why we hadn’t done this sooner. It had been eight years since we embarked on a grown-ups-only trip, and that’s just far too long! With great places to stay, a tasty locavore food scene, and plenty to do (or not do), Palm Springs provides a lovely retreat from […]

Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC Downtown for Families

Located within walking distance of Washington DC‘s most famous landmarks lies the Hilton Garden Inn, a friendly hotel with plenty of practical amenities. For traveling families who want to tour America’s capital city but avoid lengthy bus rides, crippling walks, and pricey cab fares, the Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC Downtown makes a prime choice. […]

Washington D.C. with Kids – Educational Fun for All Ages

Washington D.C. might seem an imposing place for families, and particularly those with young children. The center of American political life and host to some of history’s most famous events, one could argue that visitors need some knowledge of our political past to truly appreciate it. How completely false! The youngest of children—or any not […]

Hilton Garden Inn Orlando – A Hotel for SeaWorld Lovers

Shamu-loving visitors to Orlando are in for a treat at Hilton Garden Inn Orlando at SeaWorld. The hotel offers all of the amenities you’d expect from this brand as well as a few unique SeaWorld perks just for hotel guests.

Why to Choose Hilton Garden Inn Napa for Your Wine Country Getaway

So, you’re going to Napa Valley. Yay you! But where to rest your wine-woozy head after a full day of vineyard-hopping? Here are seven reasons to choose Hilton Garden Inn Napa for your Wine Country getaway.

Napa Valley Getaway Tips

California Wine Country is a wonderful destination for any type of vacation: mancation (a la the movie Sideways), kids trip (we had a ball on our family wine country vacation a few years ago), romantic retreat (it’s where my husband and I made the decision to start a family once upon a time), a girlfriends getaway, or, as the case […]

Guide to Carlsbad, California for Families

Ever heard of Carlsbad? It’s probably not the first place that pops to mind when you think of a California vacation…but maybe it should be. Often overlooked in favor of its popular neighbor, San Diego, Carlsbad has plenty of fun for families. This laid back town is just 36 miles north of the San Diego […]

Restaurants, Drinks & Sweets in Freeport, Maine

The food in Freeport, Maine seemed to come in two forms: extremely casual and affordable or very upscale and spendy. You might want to save money with some cheap eats during the day so you can splurge on fancier meals in the evening. Save room for some fun drinkies and sweet treats too!

Weekend Getaway in Freeport Maine

Here are some tips to make the most of a weekend escape to the lovely town of Freeport, Maine with your honey, your children, or a close friend.