December 2011

Photo Friday: Best Places of 2011

December 30, 2011

We can’t pick just one.  Here are our favorite destination photos of 2011: Indonesian Rice Terraces near Ubud, Bali   Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland Sleeping Lady at Sunset, from the Hilton Hotel, Anchorage, Alaska WWI Memorial, Chester, Nova Scotia Snoqualmie Falls, Snoqualmie, Washington Stromness Waterfront, Orkney Islands, Scotland Turnagain Arm, Cook Inlet, Alaska Bali […]

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Chicago”™s Best Brunch Happy Hour Deal

December 28, 2011

While spending a recent December weekend in Chicago with our Alaskan friend James, we were in search of good Bloody Marys in the Loop/River North neighborhoods. A quick search using the Happy Houred iPhone app  led us to Rockit Bar and Grill at 22 W. Hubbard for $5 Bloody Marys.   Once inside at the bar, we discovered […]

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Photo Friday: Meditative Beach at Sunrise, Bali

December 16, 2011

Meditation plays a large role in the Hindi culture in Bali.  From an early age, Balinese children learn to meditate during temple ceremonies. Perhaps this accounts for the amazing serenity of most Balinese people. Also the natural beauty of Bali – such as this sunrise photo taken during an early morning beach walk – must […]

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Photo Friday: The Infinity Wedding Chapel

December 9, 2011

Infinity at the Conrad Bali  For a dreamy destination wedding, we’d choose the Infinity wedding venue at the Conrad Bali Resort.  The beachfront chapel floats on a marble, glass and water structure above sea level, creating infinite depth perception.  The welcoming staff and luxurious accommodations at the Conrad Bali would make it an ideal honeymoon location.  We found […]

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