Hawai'i is home to some of the world's greatest foods and the garden isle of Kaua'i is no exception. In part 1 of this food tour of the island we will share 5 of our favorite places. Be on the lookout for 5 more coming very soon in part 2. We are starting off with … Continue reading Food Tour: Kaua’i, HI (Part 1)
Shop Local: Johnny Cupcakes
This visit was literally years in the making. I have been buying Johnny Cupcakes shirts online and at pop-up shops since maybe 2005ish... starting with the original black and white cupcake and crossbones. Over the years, I have grown a collection of 50+ shirts, underwear, coffee mugs, pillows, and even a snow tube! So you … Continue reading Shop Local: Johnny Cupcakes
Stay Local: Cove Point Lighthouse
Every time we travel, we find that getting a locally owed and operated place to stay is not always the easiest, but it is always the most rewarding. So when we stumbled across a gem like Cove Point Lighthouse we couldn't pass it up - I mean how often to you get to stay in … Continue reading Stay Local: Cove Point Lighthouse
A travel lesson in history: Gettysburg, PA.
Gettysburg – Now we know what you are thinking...Civil War! History class! Blah! Blah! And for the most part you are right. Most of us are familiar with Gettysburg because of the massive part it played in the Civil War and thus in American history. But a trip to Gettysburg can be so much more … Continue reading A travel lesson in history: Gettysburg, PA.
Small Town Spotlight: Cape Charles, VA
If you take US -13 through Virginia’s Eastern Shore, you will be greeted with endless farm land sprinkled with firework stands and roadside stores boasting the best ham and peanuts in the state, all the makings of a perfect road trip. But if you make one quick turn, in less than a mile you will … Continue reading Small Town Spotlight: Cape Charles, VA