Nancy D. Brown is a lover of all things related to travel. With What A Trip, she has combined her passion for travel with her professional writing career.

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Hyatt Carmel Highlands: Relax, Recharge, Renew

I have to confess that, until today, I was not a fan of timeshares. My only experience with timeshares was a high pressure sales pitch from a resort in Los Cabos, Mexico back in 2007. […]

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Westlake Village Hotel: Luxury in Thousands Oaks

When I told some friends in Northern California that I was headed to visit Conejo Valley for a few days, only one person new the area. However, if I said I was going to visit […]

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The Ladies of Managua: A Lush Road-Trip Read

I cracked open Eleni Gage’s novel, The Ladies of Managua as my husband, son, and I left visiting friends in Illinois on our way to Montana. In between watching the changing scenery and play of […]

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Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, Stowe, Vermont

Traveling with two kids for a month has both challenges and rewards. My challenges can be summed up by bickering, relentless competitiveness and keeping them fed and entertained as we traipsed through eight states from […]

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Carry-on Luggage: Keep It Light

I live to travel. I’m like a horse chasing the carrot dangling at the end of the stick in front of him. I’m always looking ahead to my next trip. Trailing a close second on […]

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Mermaid Spotted at San Francisco Hotel

San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf has a new kid on the block and her name is Gigi. Well, that’s the name of the mermaid that lives in Hotel Zephyr. Call me crazy, but I recently hung […]