10 Must See & Do Activities When Visiting Old San Juan PR

10 Must See & Do Activities When Visiting Old San Juan PR

The list of must see and do things while in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico is limited only by the length of time you have to spend in this exciting Caribbean city. To help you plan your visit we have put together a list of our top 10 favorites to get you started! Old San...
Casa Monica St Augustine FL Historic Hotels of America

Casa Monica St Augustine FL Historic Hotels of America

We loved our stay at the Casa Monica Hotel in St. Augustine, FL. It is one of the most unique and historic hotels in America. The Moorish Revival-style hotel opened in 1888 as a lavish winter getaway for the rich and still maintains a lavish atmosphere today. During...
St Augustine FL Nights of Lights Celebrates the Christmas Holiday

St Augustine FL Nights of Lights Celebrates the Christmas Holiday

We have made visiting historic St. Augustine, Florida during the Nights of Lights celebration an annual trip and one we look forward to each year. St. Augustine celebrates the Christmas holiday season with its 22nd annual Nights of Lights. This time of year in St....
America’s First Thanksgiving – FL’s History of St. Augustine

America’s First Thanksgiving – FL’s History of St. Augustine

Florida’s 500 years of history traces the first Thanksgiving celebrated in America to St. Augustine. Long before the Pilgrims and Plymouth Rock. What is known today and celebrated as Thanksgiving is a reenactment of a shared harvest feast of the Plymouth colonist and...
Mesa Arch – Canyonlands National Park – Utah

Mesa Arch – Canyonlands National Park – Utah

Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park, Utah provides the frame for some of the most stunning landscape in Utah. A short, easy hike will take you to the edge of the canyon and right to the rim of the arch. Sunrise at Mesa Arch with the brilliant red glow of the rising...
The Haunted Stanley Hotel – Our Ghost Story

The Haunted Stanley Hotel – Our Ghost Story

We don’t have many ghost stories to tell and actually our Stanley Hotel ghost story is our only one. But…what you are about to read about our stay at the Stanley Hotel is a TRUE story. NO kidding. NO exaggerations. ONL­­­­­­Y the truth. Ghosts at The Stanley Hotel? Is...
Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico Celebrates 50 Years

Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico Celebrates 50 Years

Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico is the world’s largest single-dish radio telescope. Opening in 1963 the Arecibo Observatory celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. The radio telescope is studying our atmosphere, planets, and objects throughout our galaxy and...
Rio Camuy Cave Park – Puerto Rico

Rio Camuy Cave Park – Puerto Rico

The Rio Camuy Cave system, located in northwestern Puerto Rico, is a site not to be missed. This natural wonder is an easy day trip from San Juan. If time permits, it can be combined with a visit to nearby Arecibo Observatory, the world’s largest single-dish radio...
Zion Canyon Overlook Trail

Zion Canyon Overlook Trail

Zion Canyon Overlook Trail in Zion National Park is one of our favorite hiking trails. This 1-mile roundtrip trail begins just outside the east entrance to the Zion-Mt Carmel Tunnel. It ends at an observation point on the edge of a sheer cliff overlooking lower Zion...
Zipline The Canyons in Ocala Florida

Zipline The Canyons in Ocala Florida

We arrived at The Canyons Zip Line and Canopy Tours in Ocala, Florida at our scheduled time to zipline and I for one wasn’t prepared for what I saw. The zipline course is built over an abandoned limestone quarry. In a flat state like Florida I didn’t expect to see...