Alana

Maryland’s Winery Trail: The Best Places to Visit

The eastern coast of Maryland, along the Chesapeake Bay, is world-famous for its beautiful vistas, amazing wildlife, as well as the best seafood on the planet. But did you know, the region is also home to exceptional wineries? The Chesapeake Wine Trail allows you to experience wines specifically grown to complement the region’s seafood. Here are seven of the best along the Maryland Wine Trail.

Continue reading “Maryland’s Winery Trail: The Best Places to Visit” »

Best Brunch Spots in Charleston, SC

Start your day in Charleston off with a leisurely brunch at one of these phenomenal spots. And make sure you’re wearing your best pair of eating pants (think stretchy material and an elastic waistband) because you are going to need it.

Continue reading “Best Brunch Spots in Charleston, SC” »

Planning a Family-Friendly Vacation to The Outer Banks

The Outer Banks of North Carolina offers a host of family-friendly, fun and affordable vacation options. With all its attractions, shopping venues and great places to eat, the Kitty Hawk/Kill Devil Hills stretch of the OBX is the ideal vacation location for both young couples and families alike. Here is some information that will help you plan the perfect trip.

Continue reading “Planning a Family-Friendly Vacation to The Outer Banks” »

Reasons to Experience Sonoma Wine Country in the Fall

There is no better place to experience the splendor of fall than in Sonoma wine country. As the weather begins to cool, the grapevines begin their slow metamorphosis from bright summer green to the warm autumn hues of yellow, orange, and red. Warm fall days give way to cool nights, creating an inviting moderate climate in which to take in the bursting colors of the landscape. In addition to the natural beauty of the season, here are four reasons to visit Sonoma wine country during the fall.

Continue reading “Reasons to Experience Sonoma Wine Country in the Fall” »

Unique Places to Visit in Downtown Charleston, SC

Charleston, South Carolina is truly a beautiful, historic, and fantastic place to visit. These are just a few of its hidden treasures that are unique and only found in Charleston.

OLD SLAVE MART MUSEUM 

This is the first African-American museum dedicated to the 35-40% slave population that once entered through Charleston. Located between Chalmers Street and Queen Street, this museum was built in 1859 and is filled with history, including an interview with a former slave. Many slaves were sold at this site and then transferred to Southern plantations. You’ll want to spend some time browsing through the artifacts and reading the vastly informative posters throughout.

Continue reading “Unique Places to Visit in Downtown Charleston, SC” »

Things to Do in Auburn, Alabama

Known as “The Loveliest Village on the Plains,” Auburn, Alabama not only fits the description, it’s also the state’s fastest-growing metropolitan area, and is regularly included on various “Best Places to Live” listings. Combining a vibrant, progressive outlook with the region’s natural beauty helps to make Auburn an increasingly popular destination, whether to visit or to live. Following is a list of “can’t-miss” things to experience in Auburn.

Continue reading “Things to Do in Auburn, Alabama” »

Halloween Attractions and Events in Wallingford, CT

Wallingford is a beautiful town in Connecticut that places small town charm and values at its forefront. Don’t let that charm fool you however as Wallingford knows how to put on a show for Halloween. Whether you live in the area or are vacationing at a local Wallingford hotel, here’s a list of some of the most popular spooky attractions to keep you and your family up all night.

Continue reading “Halloween Attractions and Events in Wallingford, CT” »

Summer Outdoor Activities in Lake Tahoe, CA

If you’re traveling to the rugged beauty of Lake Tahoe, California, there are a host of outdoor adventures that await during the summer months. Most visitors know Tahoe for skiing, but it is so much more. Lake Tahoe encompasses both Nevada and California, and there is plenty to do all around the lake as well as on it. Visitors can stay right on the lake to fully enjoy everything it has to offer. Tahoe Moon Properties has several cabins and vacation home rentals available along the northern shore of the lake. From its azure blue clarity to its white rocky mountains, Tahoe provides adventure and fun in the summer. There are abundant things to do outdoors during the summer in Lake Tahoe. In addition to these activities, there are outdoor concerts and festivals. It’s a great place to be during the summer as well as winter. Continue reading “Summer Outdoor Activities in Lake Tahoe, CA” »

Destination Wedding on St. George Island, Florida

There is nothing more romantic than an island with breathtaking views and beaches that offer pockets of seclusion for couples. St. George Island, Florida, may be located just off the coast of the panhandle state but it has retained an unspoiled charm that makes it a perfect wedding destination for those who want to have a truly romantic getaway. Continue reading “Destination Wedding on St. George Island, Florida” »

Spring Break with the Family in Port Aransas, Texas

With everything from gleaming museums to rugged nature trails, Port Aransas is one of the hidden gems of Texas. It’s especially great for families who are looking to take an all-ages vacation. Here are just five ways to have some fun in Port Aransas during your next vacation!

Continue reading “Spring Break with the Family in Port Aransas, Texas” »