East Tennessee Thanksgiving at Historic Hale Springs Inn
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East Tennessee Thanksgiving at Historic Hale Springs Inn

In the East Tennessee town of Rogersville, you’ll step back in time to an era gone by.  It’s almost like time has stood still for decades in this small town.  My mom and I were retracing some family roots last Thanksgiving and spent a couple of nights in Rogersville where many of the buildings date … Continue reading

The Beauty of the Bellagio
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The Beauty of the Bellagio

The fountains are famous.  The hotel is luxurious.  The rooms are spacious.  If you’re heading to Las Vegas, stay at the beautiful Bellagio.  Of course you’ll find the casino, restaurants, and shops like the other hotels on the Strip, but as I just found out during a 3-night stay, the Bellagio is different. Think massive … Continue reading

Oasis in a Sea of Touristy at Niagara Falls
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Oasis in a Sea of Touristy at Niagara Falls

In a plethora of touristy shops, attractions, and crowds, I wasn’t expecting to find such a gem of a place to stay in Niagara Falls.  I went to Canada for this one!  The falls should be on everyone’s travel bucket list – they are magnificent.  If you want to escape to a little oasis in … Continue reading

The Tremont House
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The Tremont House

Galveston is a historic city with incredible Victorian architecture.  At the end of the 1800s it was known as the “New York of the South.”  The 1900 Hurricane when over 6,000 people perished changed things, but this port city rebuilt and has a rich history equal to cities like Charleston or New Orleans.  Once the … Continue reading