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Universal Studios in Orlando; The First Timers Guide

Universal Studios in Orlando; The First Timers Guide

Visiting Universal Studios in Orlando for the first time can be an overwhelming experience. With so much to see and do, it's hard to know where to start. This guide will help you make the most of your visit, based on what I have learned from my personal experiences. There are Three Universal Studios Parks An entire park takes about a day to complete, if you are lucky. I'm always asked, "which one has Harry Potter"? The answer is both. Next, question is "which Harry Potter land is better?" Well...

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A Guide to Greers Ferry Lake Created by the Locals

A Guide to Greers Ferry Lake Created by the Locals

If you're looking for a vacation spot that has something for everyone, look no further than Greer's Ferry Lake in Arkansas. This beautiful lake is home to many fun activities and delicious restaurants. In this local's guide, we'll share some of our favorite things to see, do, and eat at Greer's Ferry Lake. So pack your swimsuit and sunscreen, and get ready for the trip of a lifetime! This is where I spent my childhood summers, and it's a place that will always hold special memories for me. My...

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Boschendal Wine Farm: The Place to Unwind and Unplug in Franschhoek

Boschendal Wine Farm: The Place to Unwind and Unplug in Franschhoek

Boschendal Wine Farm is a beautiful place to visit in Franschhoek, South Africa. It's the perfect spot to relax while on vacation. The farm offers stunning views of the mountains and vineyards, as well as, a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy. Whether you're interested in wine tasting, hiking, horseback riding, or just relaxing on the property, Boschendal Wine Farm is definitely worth a visit! When I think of wine, the first thing that comes to mind is California. But South Africa has...

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A woman’s guide to Gondwana Game Reserve: what to expect and how to enjoy your visit

A woman’s guide to Gondwana Game Reserve: what to expect and how to enjoy your visit

When you arrive at Gondwana, it will be all too easy to become immersed in the beauty of this reserve. This is a place where nature reigns supreme! This is a haven for some who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. While others come for a once in a lifetime experience. This post will help you prepare for your African safari trip, so that it will be an unforgettable experience! Cheers to you and to making memories in Africa! My trip was booked through TBA...

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The best places to travel in South Africa if you’re a woman

The best places to travel in South Africa if you’re a woman

South Africa is a beautiful country with plenty to offer tourists. Whether you're looking for stunning landscapes, amazing wildlife, or vibrant cities, you'll find what you're looking for in South Africa. If you're a woman travelling solo or with friends, there are a few places that are especially worth checking out. Here are some of the best places to travel in South Africa if you're female. My trip was booked through TBA Escapes which is an all female travel tour company for adventurous...

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Fun Winter Family Activities in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Fun Winter Family Activities in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Looking for things to do with your family during spring break? Check out our list of the best activities in Jackson Hole, Wyoming! From skiing and snowboarding to sleigh rides and dog sledding, there's something for everyone. So grab your coat and get ready for some fun in the snow! Mask Policy Trenton County no longer has mask mandates as of December 31, 2021. Even when there were mask mandates, we did not see anyone enforcing it, nor did we really come across many people wearing them,...

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Winter Guide to Yellowstone National Park- Old Faithful Snow Lodge

Winter Guide to Yellowstone National Park- Old Faithful Snow Lodge

Did you know that Yellowstone is open to the public in the winter? It is! The best part is you have the park to yourself during the winter months, because it's EMPTY. Only 3% of Yellowstone tourists come in the Winter! If you're a mom and you like to travel, then you need to add winter at Yellowstone National Park to your list of must-visit destinations! The park is covered in a thick blanket of snow, making it the perfect place for a winter getaway....

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What To Pack For Disney World: A Quick Guide For Mom’s On What To Bring

What To Pack For Disney World: A Quick Guide For Mom’s On What To Bring

You are all set to go on the vacation of your lifetime, but have no idea what to pack for Disney World! If you're looking for advice on what to bring for your trip to Disney World, then this blog post is perfect for you. I've written out a basic list of everything that I packed and used during my latest trip. I love packing for a trip. It's so much fun picking out what I need, knowing that even if something doesn't make the cut there will still be plenty of room in my luggage for some Disney...

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Secrets St. James Montego Bay Resort: my review of this Adult Only Resort

Secrets St. James Montego Bay Resort: my review of this Adult Only Resort

The tropics are calling your name and now you have to answer the call. Do not fret, because St. James Montego Bay Resort is just waiting for someone like you! St. James Montego Bay Resort in Jamaica has white sand beaches, turquoise seas, and breathtaking views of natural scenery. Here is everything you need to know before you book your ticket to Secrets St. James! I'm writing this blog post from a luxurious, adult only, all-inclusive resort, in Montego Bay, Jamaica. It's my second day here...

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What you need to know before visiting the Epcot Food and Wine Festival

What you need to know before visiting the Epcot Food and Wine Festival

It's that time of year again and we're all ready for the Food and Wine Festival at Epcot. This is a great event to take your family, friends, or significant other to. You'll be able to try amazing food from around the world, drink wine from different countries, and just have a blast overall! If you're planning on going this year, here are some things you should know before attending. The 2021 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival is running from July 15, 2021...

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Disney World tips for college students

Disney World tips for college students

When you think of Disney, most people are probably imagining taking their small kids to the park. But, as it turns out college students love going there too! I'm excited that you're thinking of visiting the "happiest place on earth" with young adults INSTEAD of young children. I’ve compiled a list of the top parks and rides for you to make the most of this trip to Disney World. Back Story When do you get too old to go to Disney World? The answer is NEVER!...

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What to pack for a Texas float trip.

What to pack for a Texas float trip.

What are you packing for your Texas float trip? Are you bringing a towel, sunscreen, or bathing suit? What about snacks and drinks to make the day more enjoyable? It's always good to have these things on hand when floating down the river. But what should you pack that isn't as obvious- like toilet paper or wet wipes? Check out this blog post for some ideas!   The cool clear waters of the Texas river is an ideal place to spend a summer day with friends and family. Here is my list of items to...

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Tips on how to get the most out of your trip to White Sands National Park

Tips on how to get the most out of your trip to White Sands National Park

I've been to some great National Parks in my life, and I'm not even a huge national park person. But if you're looking for something different than your regular vacation spot, White Sands is one of the most gorgeous places I've ever seen. This blog post will give you some tips on how to get the most out of your trip there!       About White Sands   Located in New Mexico, White Sands National Park is the perfect place for you to get your tan on. With more than 275 square miles of pure white...

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The 7 Coolest Alien-Themed Things to Do in Roswell, New Mexico

The 7 Coolest Alien-Themed Things to Do in Roswell, New Mexico

This blog post is about Roswell, New Mexico. It’s a small town in the middle of nowhere; but it has an interesting history that you might find fascinating. I’m here to give you a quick rundown on this alien-themed town and what there is to do for fun around these parts! I hope this intro piques your interest! Read more below… If you’re looking for a little bit of extraterrestrial discovery, then look no further than Roswell, New Mexico! You may have heard about this town from the movie Cowboys...

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Eat this, Not that at Universal Studios Orlando

So you're going to Universal Studios and you want to know what to eat? Well, here's a guide to the best and worst food options at the park. Eat this, not that and have a great time at Universal Studios and Island of Adventures! Universal Studios is a theme park that's...

Universal Studios in Orlando; The First Timers Guide

Visiting Universal Studios in Orlando for the first time can be an overwhelming experience. With so much to see and do, it's hard to know where to start. This guide will help you make the most of your visit, based on what I have learned from my personal experiences....

A Guide to Greers Ferry Lake Created by the Locals

If you're looking for a vacation spot that has something for everyone, look no further than Greer's Ferry Lake in Arkansas. This beautiful lake is home to many fun activities and delicious restaurants. In this local's guide, we'll share some of our favorite things to...

Boschendal Wine Farm: The Place to Unwind and Unplug in Franschhoek

Boschendal Wine Farm is a beautiful place to visit in Franschhoek, South Africa. It's the perfect spot to relax while on vacation. The farm offers stunning views of the mountains and vineyards, as well as, a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy. Whether you're...