Hotel Review: Hyatt Centric Times Square New York

We stayed at the Hyatt Centric Times Square on our recent trip to New York. New York in October is a visitor’s delight! The weather is perfect, the leaves are still on the trees at Central Park, the ice rink at Rockefeller Center is open, and the amount of tourists decreases to a manageable herd on […]

Going to Monet’s Home in Giverny Easy Day Trip From Paris

Going to Monet’s home in Giverny, France is an easy day trip from Paris. Monet’s Water Lilies are one of the most recognizable pieces of art known the world over. The impressionist painter lived and worked in an environment he built for this purpose. Many flock to the Orangerie Museum in Paris where these monumental paintings […]

Start Hosting on Airbnb and Get Paid, San Diego!

Call for Airbnb hosts in San Diego! Help our city shine this summer and make an extra $200. All Star Game Week is history and another Comic-Con is in the books. But there’s still time to take advantage of this offer from Airbnb and me. Have you signed up to host guests with Airbnb? Have […]

Four Weekend Getaways Near San Diego

The weekend is coming up and you want to get outta of dodge! But you don’t want to spend the better part of the day driving over mountains or sitting in traffic all the way to LA. Where can you go from San Diego in less than a tank of gas, and still feel like you went on […]

Travel Ireland: Luxury Awaits at Powerscourt Hotel and Powerscourt Estate

  The seemingly endless green landscape of Ireland beckons travelers with the promise of a magical pot of gold at the end of the proverbial rainbow. It’s true. You will feel rewarded after a trip to Ireland! We’ve visited the Emerald Isle a few times. I went for the first time as twenty-something, and then […]