Tag Archives: Weekend Getaway

5 reasons you should visit Marietta, Ohio

5 Reasons You Should Visit Marietta, Ohio

Have you ever visited a town so charming you think to yourself, “Why haven’t I been here before?” That’s exactly what I thought when I visited Marietta, Ohio. Brick streets, gorgeous restored Victorian buildings and homes, centuries of history, outdoor adventures and welcoming locals whose pride in their community is contagious, makes Marietta one of… Read More


Ohio-Amish-Country

Ohio Amish Country Activities

Nestled in the rolling hills of northeastern Ohio, the heart of Ohio’s Amish Country is centered in picturesque Holmes County. Several Amish and Mennonite communities can also be found in the neighboring counties of Wayne, Ashland, Tuscarawas and Coshocton. As one of Ohio’s top weekend getaways, visitors are enticed to explore Amish history, drive scenic… Read More



Greater Fort Lauderdale, Florida

7 Things To Do In Greater Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Known as the “Sunshine State,” Florida averages 230 days of sunny bliss. One of my favorite spots in Florida to soak up the sun is the Greater Fort Lauderdale area (consisting of 31 cities and municipalities in Broward County). South Florida tempts visitors with warm sunshine, inviting beaches, a great local restaurant and bar scene,… Read More


Weekend Getaway Guide: Wooster and Wayne County, Ohio

Weekend Getaway Guide: Wooster and Wayne County, Ohio

Located in Northeast Ohio, the charmingly rural Wayne County welcomes visitors to the “Gateway to Amish Country.” Although the Amish communities are an area highlight, several unique communities (Orrville, Smithville, Dalton, Kidron, Apple Creek and a few others) along with the county seat of Wooster, welcomes visitors to stroll their charming streets, shop at locally… Read More


10 Hocking Hills Winter Activities

10 Hocking Hills Winter Activities

Hocking Hills is one of Ohio’s most visited attractions. Rightfully so, with stunning natural landscapes, winding country roads, local shops, delicious dining and friendly locals. Although most visitors flock to the area during the warmer months for outdoor adventures, the winter season is also a great time to visit Hocking Hills. Here are 10 Hocking… Read More


Spirit Airlines

Flying Tips And Review of Spirit Airlines

With a never-ending case of wanderlust, I’m always looking for affordable ways to travel. Flying with a low-cost carrier, like Spirit Airlines, can be a great alternative to the “big name” commercial airline carriers. Travelers just have to know how the fares work and what is included with the fare. I’ve flown with several low-cost/budget… Read More


Weekend Getaway Budget Tips

Weekend Getaway Budget Tips

A weekend getaway is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of your routine life! For the budget-minded traveler, a quick weekend escape can be the answer to wanderlust without breaking the bank! Whether traveling during the off-peak season, choosing budget friendly accommodation, dining on a budget, exploring a destination for free (or almost… Read More


Shawnee State Park

Exploring Shawnee State Park & Shawnee Lodge

Ohioans are lucky to have such a great collection of local and state parks to enjoy the beauty of Ohio’s natural landscapes. Most of Ohio’s parks welcomes visitors year-round, but the fall, in my opinion, is the best season to explore Ohio’s natural beauty. With the changing autumnal colors and crisp fall air, a visit… Read More


Essex County, Ontario

Motorcycle Ride through Essex County, Ontario

With colorful fall leaves, bountiful golden harvest and cool, crisp air, the autumn season seems to beckon motorcyclists to hit the open road to experience the energy of the season. My husband and I love taking long day trips and weekend getaways on our motorcycle, it’s the best way to experience the countryside of the… Read More