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Virgin Gorda, BVIs, Why You Should Visit

Virgin Gorda The British Virgin Islands We recently visited Virgin Gorda, BVI’s, in the Caribbean for the fourth time. Though the British Virgin Islands and the U.S. Virgin Islands suffered damage from Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017,  I am happy to report that they are back in business, and they want your tourism. To that point, our recent trip to Virgin Gorda and the … Continue reading Virgin Gorda, BVIs, Why You Should Visit

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Olissippo Lapa Palace Lisbon Review

Olissippo Lapa Palace History The Olissippo Lapa Palace is one of the premier luxury boutique hotels in Lisbon, Portugal. Formerly the residence of a count, the Lapa Palace hotel has attracted presidents, ambassadors, celebrities, and rock stars. The Olissippo Lapa Palace management and staff have charmed their guests with unsurpassed service, stately design, enticing cuisine, and an excellent location. Furthermore, if you book the Lapa … Continue reading Olissippo Lapa Palace Lisbon Review

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Historic Norcross, Georgia: Things to do

Historic Norcross, Georgia Historic Norcross, Georgia, in relation to Atlanta, is about a 25-minute drive north. This makes it the perfect escape from Atlanta’s bumper to bumper traffic. Instead of crowds, you will find plenty of parks, historic buildings, and free things to do in Norcross. The city releases an event calendar for the entire year, and you can learn about happenings in the links … Continue reading Historic Norcross, Georgia: Things to do

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Ryanair Flexi Plus Worth the Money?

 Ryanair Check In After a visit to Douro Valley and Porto, Portugal, our family of four planned to fly from Porto to Faro to vacation in the Algarve. Before checking in at the Porto Airport, we saw a man at the Ryanair ticket desk waving his arms. Not only did he shout at the agent, but he slammed his fist on the counter, and stormed … Continue reading Ryanair Flexi Plus Worth the Money?

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Christmas in New York​ 2018

If you are looking for the best things to do during Christmas in New York, you will be happy to know that some of these activities include free things to do in NYC. Though you can stay almost anywhere in Manhattan and enjoy the holiday spirit, for convenience sake and depending on your budget, you should consider staying in midtown for your New York Christmas … Continue reading Christmas in New York​ 2018