FriFotos: Canada

When I heard this week’s #FriFotos theme was Canada, I literally squealed out loud. I love me some Canada! What is there not to love, really? Our neighbors to the north are some of the most genuinely kind, polite, wonderful people I’ve ever met during my travels. Their country is drop dead gorgeous. One of […]

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Hotel Review: Maritime Hotel

In July, I had to take a quick overnight business trip to New York City. My meetings were in Chelsea, so I decided to ditch my usual Midtown lodging & stay right in the neighborhood. As I was researching places to stay, I came across what could be called a cruise-lovers dream come true: the […]

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Good ol’ Fashioned Virginia Road Trip

While we were making our way down to Primland a few weeks ago, I told B that I wanted to take the backroads & go on a good ol’ fashioned Virginia road trip. Unfortunately, we got a late start (shocker), so we decided to stick to the highway most of the way (which are still […]

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Primland Activities

We had a ton of fun at Primland, participating in their various activities & pretending we were kids at summer camp. My favorite was stargazing, while B loved shooting sporting clays. Here’s a summary of just a few of the fun things you can do during your stay: Stargazing Primland has an amazing stargazing program, […]

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Hotel Review: Primland

This summer has been a bit of a stressful one for us: B switched jobs in early July &, since the middle of May, our house has been undergoing a major (basically gutted) renovation. So when the team at Primland invited us down for a weekend of adventure & relaxation, I couldn’t pack our bags quickly […]

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FriFotos: Finding Solitude Around the World

One of my favorite things about traveling is finding quiet places to be alone with my thoughts – little moments of solitude scattered around the world. What a perfectly zen way to end the week with the #FriFotos theme of solitude. You might also like… FriFotos: Great Views Around the World FriFotos: Red Around the […]

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Colorful Dublin

The one thing that surprised me the most about Dublin was how colorful every door is, every street corner is… who knew a country with such a dramatic & often tragic history would be so colorful? You might also like… Dublin Walking Tour Eating & Drinking in Dublin Dublin’s Cathedrals

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FriFotos: Summer

Summer is in full swing, especially in sticky, hot & humid DC. I’d admit that it’s not my favorite season, but I’ll take feeling sun on my face over shoveling snow any day. Today’s FriFotos theme is summer & I had fun digging through my photo archives to see how I’d documented the season around the world. […]

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