A Tranquil Retreat is Where to Stay in Taipei
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A Tranquil Retreat is Where to Stay in Taipei

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and stay in this tranquil retreat in the Beitou district, which is the northernmost district in Taipei. Beitou is known for its green spaces and hot springs. It’s also home to the Gaia Hotel. As soon as I walked into the Gaia Hotel, I melted into its … Continue reading

The Edge of Wild in Bachelor Gulch
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The Edge of Wild in Bachelor Gulch

Where do you go to get away from your “go mode?”  Where do you go to recharge your batteries, maybe find a little adventure, lose track of time, and let go of your daily insanity?  I was desperately seeking a solo weekend to do all of those.  Where did I go?  To the edge of … 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

Casita Paradise In Todos Santos
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Casita Paradise In Todos Santos

You won’t find any hotel chains in Todos Santos, just boutique hotels, inns, and private homes and condos. For a home away from home, stay at Casa de Suenos. You can find it on Airbnb.  I’d heard all the raves about staying in an Airbnb internationally, but had yet to do until Todos Santos.  Casa … Continue reading