The Perfect Weekend Getaway in Santa Maria Valley: Unplug and Recharge

Are you dreaming of a perfect weekend getaway filled with outdoor adventures, delicious food, and a chance to unwind? Look no further than the beautiful Santa Maria Valley! This picturesque destination is just what you need to unplug and recharge from your daily routine. Where to Stay: Wine Stone Inn Nestled in the quaint town […]

4 of the Most Charming Historic Towns to Visit in Germany

4 of the Most Charming Historic Towns to Visit in Germany The amount of things to do in Germany amazes me. In one country (it’s only slightly smaller than the state of Montana), you have the world’s largest festivals dedicated to beer, wine, and the world’s oldest brewery. But more than that, then there’s all […]

Top Caribbean Island Getaways

Winter is nearly here, but that doesn’t mean you need to bundle up and pack away your summer wardrobe. All you need is a plane ticket to the Caribbean, some sand free beach towels, a good sunscreen, and you can make your summer vacation last a little bit longer. With sun-drenched beaches, azure waters, and […]

The Gaylord Opryland Resort: A Nashville Oasis

Gaylord Opryland Resort Nashville

Nashville was calling my name… and without question, I had to go back. There is something magical about Music City. Bustling, yet relaxed. Historic, yet modern. I think it’s fair to say that Nashville embodies the heartbeat of the country… it is the live music capital of the US after all. Where to stay while in […]

6 Competitive Advantages for Hotels in 2021 and Beyond

Contributing Author: Robert Reitknecht The current state of travel amidst ongoing COVID-19 disruption is looking better than it did one year ago. More than 1.3 billion vaccine doses have now been administered worldwide, with some countries being as much as 60% vaccinated already. While we may not see an international travel boom this year, we […]

Navigating Travel Insurance in 2021

New research from battleface insurance showed that 45% of travelers were charged with unexpected travel costs-that’s more than 50million in fees for items that they thought they were covered by their insurance. Nearly 1 in 5 travelers were charged extra for cancellation fees or changing travel dates. That dreaded lost luggage situation that we all […]


I just keep pinching myself! Blown away by how impressive my home state of California really is. My recent trip to Santa Maria Valley in Central California did not disappoint! The Santa Maria Valley is located along California’s Central Coast—an easy 4-hour drive from the Bay Area and a 3-hour jaunt from Los Angeles. Known […]

5 Reasons to Give The Gift of Travel This Season

The holidays are here! If you were still trying to figure out what personalized gifts (Cadeaux PersonnalisГ s) to give this holiday season, consider giving the gift of travel. Especially for this year. It is a gift that is often overlooked, yet it is creative, thoughtful, and memorable. We have seen this shift towards “experiences” […]

The Pueblo Bonito Pacifica: Why Cabo is an Ideal Destination Right Now

Los Cabos is a Great Destination to Travel to Now For those who are looking to escape to someplace outside of the United States (understandably so), Mexico is a great option. In particular, Los Cabos. Travel for Americans is limited. Some question if travel makes sense right now. My answer: YES. If you are a […]