Weekend Wanderings

A Look Inside the Wit Hotel, Chicago

August 28, 2015

In honor of the start of another weekend, here is a look inside on of our favorite weekend getaway hotels, the Wit by Doubletree in downtown Chicago. The Wit hotel is building with the yellow arrow in the upper left-hand corner of the photo above. We love the hotel’s convenient location on Chicago’s State Street, […]

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Weekend Fun in Fort Worth, Texas

April 20, 2015

We made a quick trip to Fort Worth, Texas this past weekend. We made a quick trip to Fort Worth, Texas this past weekend. When you think of Ft. Worth, Texas, eating yellowtail sashimi in a Japanese izakaya-style restaurant is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. Ah, discovery is one of the joys of traveling, and […]

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6 Fun Things to Eat, Drink and Do in Albuquerque, New Mexico

February 24, 2015

Are you planning a visit to Albuquerque, New Mexico? We recently spent a fun weekend in Albuquerque. We’d visited the city before, but mainly as the place to fly into and out of on our way to Taos or Santa Fe.  Even if you are visiting Albuquerque for only a short while before heading to other parts […]

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Views from Clearwater Beach, Florida

February 19, 2015

With snow and ice outside today, it’s easy to dream of being back in Clearwater Beach, Florida.  Here are few favorite views from our trip there during a long weekend in January. We flew into Tampa International Airport. The views are stunning even as the plane prepared to land. Blue skies and blue water everywhere. Within less […]

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