Travel

We love to travel and hope you’ll find our adventures helpful if you’re planning a trip and inspire you to explore new places.

A Weekend in Vancouver, BC

The hubby and I, and our good friends The Underdowns, took the train from Seattle to Vancouver for a long weekend. It was my first time traveling by train and it was a lovely experience. We sat back and relaxed without the exhaustion of driving or the annoyance of traffic (plus going through customs is just a […] Read more…

San José Del Cabo

Bobby and I desperately needed a relaxing beach vacation. We planned to visit Hawaii, but a hurricane started brewing so we changed the destination a day before departure. Cabo was the only beach destination that was easy to get to and wasn’t forecasted to rain. We stayed in a swim-out room at Secrets Puerto Los […] Read more…

30 Hours in Victoria

We took the Victoria Clipper, a fast, 300 passenger catamaran, from Seattle to Victoria, BC Canada. It took about 3 hours to get there and we had just enough time to check-in to our room at the Fairmont Empress before afternoon tea service. The Empress is a gorgeous hotel built in 1909, famous for their high […] Read more…

Seattle

Here’s some of my favorite things to do in Seattle. I’ve covered some fun activities and my favorite eateries in the central neighborhoods, some fun parks, a few day trips and an overview of transportation options. Feel free to give me a shout if you have any questions. Downtown Spend time wandering around all the vendors […] Read more…

San Diego

To get a taste of San Diego, it’s do-able over a long weekend. My List of Must See: Coronado Island (I would stay here if I go back again) San Diego Zoo (best in the country) Balboa Park (next to the zoo) Midway Museum (we visited on Memorial Day Weekend and there were festivities on board […] Read more…