Travel

Boracay, Philippines–Adventure and R&R

Boracay, one of the 2000 inhabited islands in the Philippines, is known for its white sand beaches, one reason why I chose this busy slice of paradise for a three day trip with my son and my dad. My son, a 14 year-old teen, is into a bit of active adventure and my dad is happy […]

August 10th, 2016|Travel, Uncategorized, What a Trip|

Book Review: A Guide to National Parks of the United States

The recently published 8th edition of National Geographic’s National Parks of the United States is a perfect companion for a road trip or for enjoying travel from the comfort of an arm chair with the foot rest up.

Covering the 59 scenic national parks in the United States’ National Park System, the guidebook serves as a nuts and […]

July 20th, 2016|Alaska, Arizona, Travel, What a Trip|

Drury Plaza Hotel, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Post contributed by Lisa Crovo Dion

My cousin and I are extremely close, in every way except geographically. I live in San Francisco and she lives 3,000 miles away in the town we grew up, outside of Boston. We were born a year apart in November, and this year we decided to meet halfway between our […]

June 1st, 2016|Lodging, Travel|