10 Fun Facts About Nevis

October 19, 2016

Nevis is a 36 square mile island in the Caribbean Sea. Nevis and the nearby island of Saint Kitts make up one country known as the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. We will be visiting both Saint Kitts and Nevis via an upcoming cruise, so we wanted to learn a little background about the island of […]

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A Walk Through Seattle’s Olympic Sculpture Park

October 9, 2016

Last weekend during a beautiful fall day, I took a walk in downtown Seattle along the waterfront. At Pier 70, this ‘Father and Son‘ water sculpture lured me to explore the Olympic Sculpture Park. Open 365 days a year and free to the public, the 9-acre Olympic Sculpture Park is a free to the public outdoor sculpture museum […]

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A Peek Inside the Hilton Minneapolis Hotel

October 4, 2016

One weekend in late July, we made a 2-night stay at the Hilton Minneapolis Hotel in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. While the Hilton Minneapolis is linked to the convention center, our stay was for a weekend getaway to meet a friend and explore downtown Minneapolis. Here is a look inside Room 2146 of the brick high-rise hotel.  Our assigned room […]

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Exploring Local Foods of Taiwan With Taipei Eats

September 30, 2016

When we are visiting a city and want to get a taste of the local food and culture, we always try to book a food tour. There’s no better way, we’ve found, to get introduced to local foods such as the gua bao (a Taiwanese burger) being prepared in a local rather than tourist restaurant. […]

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