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6 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid in Paris
Planning your first trip to Paris? Avoid headaches and start preparing with my 6 rookie mistakes to avoid in Paris.
Even MORE Unique Experiences in Costa Rica | Must-See Tips
From the Monteverde Cloud Forest, to hanging bridges and coffee tours, here are 5 unique experiences in Costa Rica with my must-see tips!
5 Unique Experiences in Costa Rica | Must-See Tips
From zip-lining in the mountains, to Arenal hot springs and Manuel Antonio National Park, here are 5 unique experiences in Costa Rica with my must-see tips!
How to Find a COVID Safe Vacation Destination
If you’d like to get out of the house while still staying safe during a pandemic, this graphic has all the info on how to find a covid safe vacation destination!
Educational Family Vacations: George Washington Carver National Monument
Visiting the George Washington Carver National Monument is a great option for an educational family vacation in Missouri. Read all about what to expect at his boyhood home.
20 Photos of Tulips in Bloom at Pella Tulip Time
I went to the Pella Tulip Time 2021 and have so many photos of tulips blooming. Here are just a few photos of my favorites from Pella, Iowa.
The Annual Pella Tulip Time Festival: All You Need to Know
Pella, Iowa’s Tulip Time festival has been a tradition in the little Dutch town since 1935. To learn the schedule, see pictures and more, read on.
The Glass Church: Visiting Thorncrown Chapel
One of the best things to do in Eureka Springs is to visit Thorncrown Chapel! The glass walls and ceilings makes you feel like you’ve stepped into a forest within a forest.
The Beautiful Blue Spring Heritage Center in Eureka Springs
One of the best things to do in Eureka Springs is to visit the Blue Spring Heritage Center! It contains a garden, walkways and a great view of Blue Spring.