Salem Witch House
Special Events, Weekend Getaway

​Visiting Salem on Halloween Weekend: The Good & The Bad

One of the top items on my bucket list for years has been to visit Salem, Massachusetts, particularly around Halloween. I’m a HUGE fan of the movie Hocus Pocus (I mean, who isn’t?), loved The Crucible, and find the history of the witch trials to be fascinating. So, Salem was a dream for me. And… Continue reading ​Visiting Salem on Halloween Weekend: The Good & The Bad

Nebraska
Day Trip, Travel Plans

Only in Omaha

If you're traveling across the country on Route 80, make sure that Omaha is one of your overnight stops. With one of the largest zoos in the world and some great craft breweries and ice cream shops, it is sure to please everyone.

Denver River
Day Trip, Travel Plans

A Day in Downtown Denver

When you have only one day to spend in Denver, there isn't much time for all of the amazing things you could do. Here are my recommendations from exploring downtown in the Mile High City.

RI Cliff Walk Locks
Travel Plans, Weekend Getaway

Roaming Rhode Island – Part 2: Newport

For a tiny state, Rhode island is packed with great things to do! Visit Newport to experience the ocean views and mansion along the cliff walk!

Independence Hall
Travel Plans, Weekend Getaway

Philly is for Freedom

Philadelphia is a city steeped in history, and is a perfect weekend getaway for history buffs, foodies, and families!

Notre Dame - Montreal
Travel Plans, Weekend Getaway

Montreal, Mon Amour

Montreal has so much to offer, from historic streets and buildings, to incredible indoor wildlife, great food and craft beer, and an Olympic park. Learn what you need to know and then spend a weekend there to experience the best they have to offer.

Rochester Campus
Day Trip, Travel Plans

History for Free in Rochester

Looking for something free, but interesting to do in a new city? Check out their college campus(es) and cemeteries! They are full of old buildings, history, and beautiful gardens.