Florida · Tropical Bliss · United States

Escape to the tropics at the New Universal theme park opening May 25, 2017 ( use new wrist -wearable technology to save your place in line)

An island retreat and water-theme park unlike any other in the world is opening at the end of this month in Orlando. Tropical resorts in destinations such as Bali and the Middle East served as inspiration for the creation of this new water paradise. At this park, you won't have to carry your tube to… Continue reading Escape to the tropics at the New Universal theme park opening May 25, 2017 ( use new wrist -wearable technology to save your place in line)

United States · Wyoming

Luxury Dude Ranch in the American West (#1 Resort in America, per Conde Nast)

Founded in the late 1800's and still a working cattle ranch, The Lodge and Spa at Brush Creek Ranch is located in Saratoga, Wyoming. Situated on 30,000 private acres, this sophisticated ranch offers so many things to do, it boggles the mind! Big game hunting, campfire dining, horseback riding (as in "Dude Ranch"), fly fishing,… Continue reading Luxury Dude Ranch in the American West (#1 Resort in America, per Conde Nast)

Abacos · Andros · Berry Islands · Bimini · Eleuthera · Exumas · Florida · Grand Bahamas · Nassau & Paradise Island · The Keys · Tropical Bliss · United States

Elevate your travel experience by taking a seaplane to your South Florida or Bahamian Island resort getaway (get started by flying into Fort Lauderdale International Airport!)

Some of the fabulous destinations &/or islands you can fly into via seaplane out of Fort Lauderdale (FLL) on Tropic Ocean Airways are:  The Berry Islands, Grand Bahama Island, The Abacos, Nassau & Paradise Island, Andros, Bimini, South Florida, the Exumas, and Eleuthera. Make sure to scroll down & check out the Berry Island offer… Continue reading Elevate your travel experience by taking a seaplane to your South Florida or Bahamian Island resort getaway (get started by flying into Fort Lauderdale International Airport!)

Florida · The Keys · Tropical Bliss · United States

Fly to a private resort on a seaplane (in the Florida Keys)

Thanks to my splurging on a Roku last fall (so that I could watch Netflix on my non-smart TV), I made a valuable discovery by watching free Florida travel videos .....  it is possible to fly .... on a seaplane(lands on water) ....to a private island ....and stay overnight .... in the United States!  Yes!… Continue reading Fly to a private resort on a seaplane (in the Florida Keys)

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico · Tropical Bliss

Cabo San Lucas ( showing you the jaw-dropping views from Esperanza – an Auberge Resort)

WARNING:  The following information may cause you to:  A.)  Stop what you are doing immediately & race to Google Search  B.)  Board the cheapest & quickest flight to "Cabo" (because you are a smart & savvy traveler!)  C.)   Find yourself joyfully sipping the signature  "¿ Por Qué No?"  Esperanza cocktail Yummy!  Pinterest. while D.)… Continue reading Cabo San Lucas ( showing you the jaw-dropping views from Esperanza – an Auberge Resort)

South Carolina · United States

Columbia ( South Carolina’s “Famously Hot” Capital)

That's Columbia's slogan.  And it's true!  Definitely weather-wise.  I would not want to be the SCDOT worker in charge of filling pot-holes in Columbia during July! Nikki Haley was our governor when I was in Columbia last October (2016) and now she is the United States Ambassador to the United Nations.  She took on this… Continue reading Columbia ( South Carolina’s “Famously Hot” Capital)

South Carolina · Uncategorized · United States

Folly Beach, South Carolina (a break from the city)

  I have lived in Columbia, South Carolina.  Columbia is hot.  (mostly in the weather sense).  😉 The marketing folks in Columbia know this.  The well-known slogan is, "Famously Hot".  I will go ahead and give a plug to Columbia because it  does have many fantastic features including great restaurants and music venues.    … Continue reading Folly Beach, South Carolina (a break from the city)