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Top Reasons to Visit Governors Island in 2018

Governors Island 2018  How to Get to Governors Island Governors Island 2018 opens on May 1, and hosts events until October 31. The easiest way for you to access Governors Island is to take a ten-minute ferry that costs two dollars for a round-trip fare. Most importantly, try to visit from May 1 to May 6, because on those dates ferries from Manhattan’s Battery Maritime Building … Continue reading Top Reasons to Visit Governors Island in 2018

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Boca Raton Resort and Club Reviews

Boca Raton Resort and Club Royal palm trees line the driveway as you approach the Boca Raton Resort and Club that is now part of the Waldorf Astoria collection by Hilton. Past the gatehouse and at the end of the driveway, you can’t miss the pink stucco hotel that looks more like a Spanish castle than a resort. Massive curved arches frame the windows, and … Continue reading Boca Raton Resort and Club Reviews

Hilton Columbia Center, SC

Best Hotel: Hilton Columbia As the mother of a University of South Carolina Gamecock, I have concocted plenty of excuses, good reasons to visit our student in Columbia, SC. Though over the years we had split our stay among five hotels that had met my criteria for cleanliness, we now frequent the Hilton Columbia Center at 924 Senate Street. The Vista We love the Hilton … Continue reading Hilton Columbia Center, SC

Columbia, South Carolina

Flowering Cherry Trees in Columbia, SC

When I visited Columbia, South Carolina the last weekend in February, not only were white cherry trees blooming along Gervais Street in The Vista but the daytime temperature ranged in the 80’s. The spring weather allowed University of South Carolina students to flock to the recently opened local pools. Spring flowers and warm temperatures during the winter months are among my top reasons why I love … Continue reading Flowering Cherry Trees in Columbia, SC