Philadelphia Area Gardens and Estates to Visit on a Long Layover at PHL

Philadelphia is considered America’s Garden Capital. With over 30 natural and Botanical Gardens within 30 miles of Center City or a quick drive away, you are sure to find one that is easily accessible during a long layover at Philadelphia International Airport.  The recommendations here are based on drive time to and from PHL and […]

Charles County: An awesome East Coast getaway in Maryland

St. Ignatius Chapel Point

Visitors to the Washington DC area and locals alike might think all the sites worth visiting in the region are in the nation’s Capital. But this couldn’t be further from the truth. Charles County Maryland, located in southern Maryland just 30 miles from Washington offers a rich colonial, maritime, and civil war history.  And for […]

12 awesome things to do in Bellefonte PA

Match Factory Bellefonte

Bellefonte is the quintessential Pennsylvania small town.  From its grid city road plan with “the Diamond” at its center to the iconic county courthouse to picturesque Talleyrand Park and its Victorian architecture, Bellefonte is postcard-perfect. Nearly anyone can find something to love about this quaint Victorian town offering historical and cultural activities including art, architecture, […]

The 8 best things to do in Tucson, Arizona

El Jefe Mural in Tucson

Much to my surprise Tucson has so many fantastic things to do; from eclectic art to culinary surprises to outdoorsy adventures. Of all the possibilities I discovered in Tucson, here are a few of the best ideas for your visit. **Disclaimer: This was a hosted trip, however, all opinions are my own. I strive to […]