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Where To Stay in Paris: A (Fuzzy) Step-by-Step Guide

By | 2018-02-16T15:21:22+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Europe, Travel, Travel Resources, True Stories and Experiences|

A trip to Paris in the fall! Great! We want to rent an apartment, terrific! But how to find the right accommodation in the right part of the city? Not so easy, as it turns out. Most often, people ask their friends where they stayed, then they look at all the online booking and review [...]

Spring Break in Fairbanks, Alaska-A Good Idea

By | 2018-02-09T13:24:44+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Travel, Travel Tips, True Stories and Experiences, USA|

Traveling for Spring Break? Most people think of going somewhere tropical, with beaches and tiny umbrellas in drinks. We went to Fairbanks, AK and had a great time. We visited our son who had the week off from the U of A/Fairbanks. He assured us that the worst of winter is usually over by March, [...]

The Food Tour in Wellington NZ That Wasn’t So Much About The Food

By | 2018-02-01T20:37:06+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|New Zealand, Reviews, Travel, Travel Resources, Travel Tips|

We showed up hungry for the food tour. With the tour starting at 9:30 am we didn't eat much breakfast, figuring we would eat our fill and perhaps more.  After three hours of walking through downtown Wellington with food stops we were still anxious to find a place to eat lunch. The name of the [...]

5 New Zealand Campervan Rental Tips

By | 2018-01-20T14:48:56+00:00 January 20th, 2018|New Zealand, Travel, Travel Resources, Travel Tips, True Stories and Experiences|

We rented a campervan for 5 days/4 nights in Northern New Zealand.   We drove close to 600 miles. Overall it was a good experience, and we don’t have much experience with campers, camping, the rv tribe. We agreed it is a good way to see parts of the country [...]

Happy Thanksgiving!

By | 2017-11-23T01:52:14+00:00 November 23rd, 2017|Travel|

Wishing you and yours a safe and fulfilling holiday with family and friends. Thank you for your continued interest and support. Photo of mountains over Lake Wakatipu, near Glenorchy, New Zealand.