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Weekend Getaway Guide: Licking County, Ohio

Weekend Getaway Guide: Licking County, Ohio

Located in central Ohio, the charismatic Licking County is often over-shadowed by its neighbor to the west, Columbus in Franklin County. With several unique communities, including Newark (the county seat), Pataskala, Johnstown, Granville, Hebron and Buckeye Lake, Licking County welcomes visitors to stroll their charming downtowns, shop at locally owned small businesses, peruse local art… Read More


Weekend Getaway Guide: Licking County, Ohio

A Stay At The Granville Inn

Nestled in the New England-style village of Granville, Ohio, the enchanting Granville Inn welcomes guests with old-world charm and updated modern décor. Built in 1924 and designed in the ornate Jacobethan Revival style, guests will be delighted to find original wood features and restored antique furniture throughout the hotel. The recent (2015) remodeled Inn features… Read More


Best Things To Do On Mackinac Island, Michigan

Best Things To Do On Mackinac Island, Michigan

Often referred to as the jewel of the Great Lakes, Mackinac Island has long been a summer vacation getaway for Michiganders and those in the know. Located in Lake Huron, between Michigan’s Upper and Lower peninsula’s, this resort island seems to be the perfect Midwestern escape. Whether a fan of history, nature enthusiast, a romantic… Read More


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