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All For One: New Nighttime show at Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens Williamsburg has taken swashbuckling action and adventure to a new level. All For One, which debuted on Friday, July 1, 2016, delivers a thrilling new take on the classic tale of Alexandre Dumas’ “The Three Musketeers” as well as brings the excitement of a major nighttime show back to the Williamsburg theme park. […]

Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream 2016: Step Right up to the Big Top

It’s the most wonderful time of year for those who enjoy having the stuffing scared out of them. Teasers and trailers are starting to pop with news about Halloween haunted houses, mazes and attractions for the upcoming season. Every year, theme parks and scare attractions around the country try to up their games with new […]

Theme Parks

SeaWorld and Guy Harvey Partner for Shark Conservation and Ocean Health

While his name may be known for colorful clothes and detailed murals, Guy Harvey is a unique blend of artist, scientist, … [Read More...]

Eight Reasons to get your Busch Gardens/Water Country USA 2-Park Fun Card

It's the perfect time of year to start thinking about spring and summer time plans and activities. I, for one, am … [Read More...]

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 2016: New and Expanded

Epcot’s 2016 International Flower & Garden Festival is celebrating its 23rd season by expanding from 75 to 90 days … [Read More...]

Peyton Manning Celebrates Super Bowl 50 win by going to Disneyland

True to tradition, Peyton Manning, quarterback for the Denver Broncos, celebrated the team's Super Bowl 50 win by taking … [Read More...]

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Hotels

Disney Cruise Line: New Caribbean Cruising Destinations for 2016

My various versions of a “happy place” have just collided in a big tropical way. The fun and adventure of Walt Disney … [Read More...]

Loews Sapphire Falls Resort to open at Universal Orlando in 2016

The Caribbean is coming to Orlando. Universal Orlando, to be exact. I love a good theme, and if I can’t be in the actual … [Read More...]

The Sandals Foundation: New Programs and Partnerships

The Sandals Foundation, which is the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts International, celebrated its fifth anniversary … [Read More...]

Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort coming to Fort Lauderdale in 2015

One of my favorite brands is making its way to another beach location. Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Beach Resort already … [Read More...]

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Beaches

Photo Essay: Florida Keys part 4 – Flora and Fauna

Aside from the chickens, which are fun in their own right, the Florida Keys and Key West are home to a variety of unique … [Read More...]

Photo Essay: Florida Keys part 1 – Key West

I could spend a week (at least) in Key West just taking pictures ... palm trees, chickens, famous bars, unique … [Read More...]

Photo Essay: Florida Keys part 2 – Bridges, Boats, and Bars

Bridges, boats, and bars are perhaps my favorite parts of the Florida Keys. When you're sitting on a little slice of … [Read More...]

Travels with Saint Christopher and a Discount from Get Back Supply Co.

I received a Saint Christopher "coin" as a Secret Santa gift several years ago. At the time, I hadn't heard of Saint … [Read More...]

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Music

Schnitzel, Schnaps, and lots and lots of Bier: Oktoberfest Bier Fest at Busch Gardens

One of my travel dreams is to explore the castles, towns, and traditions of Germany and Austria and to attend … [Read More...]

Half Shell Raw Bar, Key West, Makes Cover of Kenny Chesney single ‘When I See This Bar’

Laid-back beach bars, island locations and good music always seem to go hand in hand. If anything can bring it home even … [Read More...]

Backyard Sessions: Miley Cyrus shows her best work yet

I’m drawn to female singers with deep, distinctive and soulful voices … think, Patty Loveless, Karen Carpenter, Dusty … [Read More...]

Trop-Rockin’ with Balmy Palms

You don't have to read very many of my posts to figure out what an island girl I am.  I mean, really, I named my blog … [Read More...]

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