On the road again…this time to Canon City, Colorado. Its first territorial prison was built in 1871, followed by 12 additional state and federal prisons making Canon City the Corrections Capital of Colorado. Welcome to Cañon City, Colorado, (pronounced Canyon) home of the world-famous Royal Gorge Bridge & Park. Located in the Pikes Peak region, […]
Dining is a sensory experience at Cheyenne Mountain Resort (CMR) in Colorado Springs, and one of the components of CMR’s dining experiences is mixology. For those of you not familiar with mixology, it’s the art and science of mixing cocktails. CMR mixologists created some uber-fun cokktails, including Elderflower & Rosewater Martini, Tarragon Collins, Strawberry Sage […]
I’m heading to Bermuda, a British overseas territory, located in the North Atlantic Ocean, and it’ll be my first visit to this island. I’ll be staying at the Fairmont Southampton. Sure the beach time will be great, but I’m focused on the Bacardi Par 3 Challenge. Yep, it’s all about golf for me this trip. […]
It’s official. Orlando’s Walt Disney World won’t be the same when me and several TravelingMom.com bloggers converge for a retreat at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. This won’t be my first trip to Disney as late last summer I visited the Magic Kingdom with my niece Journey. But it will be my first sleepover at a […]
It seems like yesterday that I explored Brussels, Belgium for the first time, but the taste of the chocolate and the beer is still fresh in my memory — as well as my tired feet from walking the cobblestone streets in search of said chocolate and beer! Belgian beer is a taste worth discovering. Belgium […]
Just over a year ago, I visited the Guanacaste side of Costa Rica, my 2nd visit to the country, for the Grand Opening of the Riu Guanacaste. That trip was a whirlwind of adventures ranging from wildlife viewing to relaxing at the Riu’s always amazing pool — and so many dancers!
Three flights from Denver, two layovers, and 12 plus hours later and I arrived at the Big Island of Hawaii. It’s my first stop here, the one Hawaiian island I haven’t visited before. The flights were smooth, and a short drive (less than 15 minutes) from the Hilo airport to the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel. (see […]
My 10-year-old niece Journey continues her blog on her travel adventures in Orlando — where she already experienced many firsts. This blog is day 3 at Universal Orlando and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The 20-acre themed area includes the village of Hogsmeade and numerous shops and rides. (Pictured Left — Hogwarts Castle)