Mont Saint Michel Medieval Fantasy

Historic cobbled street that leads up to the abbey at Mont Saint Michel in France

Driving down the narrow curvy road on the Brittany Coast of France you are intrigued by the beauty. As you meander through the historic half-timbered villages that lace the French Countryside you pinch yourself to make sure its real. Passing by colorful fresh fruit stands you can’t resist stopping for a …

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London Paris Vibe

The Prince Albert memorial statue in Kensington Gardens, London UK

Starting with the London Vibe In London, it’s excitement! World-class plays, shopping, great sightseeing and drinking ales until the week hours of the morning. You can’t wait to sink your teeth into a good basket of Fish and Chips as only London can serve them up. Then take a walk through Hyde Park …

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Hotel du Champ de Mars Review

Finding the Hotel du Champ de Mars was an interesting start. Rick Steve’s has raved about the hotel and Trip Advisor had mixed but mostly positive reviews. What’s the biggest perk about this property? It’s conveniently situated in the very Parisian Rue Cler area. This part of Paris is trendy with …

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Luxury Places to Visit in Europe

Carcassonne Fortress walls

I’d like to introduce Marie Nieves. She has a passion to travel the world and share her adventures in each destination. Marie was kind enough to write a piece about luxurious destinations in Europe as a special guest post this week. I know you will enjoy this story as much as we …

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Sicily in 4 days (part 2)

Temple of Hercules at the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento, Sicily

In my previous post on Sicily in 4 days you probably noticed there were only two. What I thought was going to be a quick guide ended up having more information than I expected. Thank you to those who have had the patience to wait for “part 2”. Sicily Day 3 …

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Sicily in 4 Days (part 1)

Piazza della Vittoria near Palermo in Sicily, Italy

Once blackballed by tourism, Sicily has more than just survived harsh reviews. Filled with stunning beauty the island is climbing up to become a top, must see destination. Whether you are looking for gold studded churches, spectacular ancient ruins, trendy nightlife, or just relax on the azure laden beaches, Sicily is …

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Mercure Paris Centre Tour Eiffel

Mercure Eiffel Tower room in Paris, France

I chose this location thinking it would be very romantic. Of course you can’t go wrong with a Mercure property. They are clean, usually very modern and never once have had a problem with the service. After seventeen hours in the air and arriving at 7am I was ready to …

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Why Paris

Cruising down the River Seine in Paris at night

What do you think of when you think of Paris? Incredible food? Romance? World class museums and art? Fun?  When you visit you will quickly realize that Paris is one of the most beautiful and interesting cities in the world. From taking a leisurely walk along the River Seine, climbing up to the top …

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Hyatt Ziva Puerto Vallarta

Wooden walkway leading up to a jacuzzi situated between two infinity pools

Before I get into the fun times we are having I’d like to give you my thoughts on the Hyatt Ziva All-Inclusive Resort. What I thought from the time we arrived to the time of check-out. First of all when booking the hotel since we were just here for a …

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