Destinations

Come along with us! To learn more about each destination, click on the image to open up a portfolio of brief, helpful articles about that spot. You’ll always find our suggestions for where to travel (INSIDE) and (OUTSIDE), plus where to dine (EAT), find lodging (SLEEP) and how to get around (GO).

New Orleans

New Orleans. Utterly unique, unforgettable, unlike any other American city. Bawdy and brash, refined and elegant, a city of extremes. Saturated with music, great food and history. Come with us as we explore the Big Easy – Inside and Outside!

Aspen

Hear “Aspen, Colorado” and images of celebrities dressed in furry jackets, lavish parties and ski bunnies come to mind. In other words, big money and glitz! As budget-conscious types, we went in, challenging the town to be affordable and still wonderful. Turns out, “real folks” can enjoy good times, comfy lodging, and great food in unforgettable Aspen! Read … Continue reading Aspen

Phoenix

Phoenix’s treasures unfolded for us during a three day trip. From a burgeoning foodie scene (especially the agritourism movement), to one-of-a-kind museums to landscapes and plant life that are whimsical and stunning, Phoenix and the Valley of the Sun surprised and delighted. Read our entire feature about Phoenix, here.   

St. Louis

St. Louis, Missouri, revels in its rich history but celebrates what’s modern, all at the same time, and sometimes in the same place. Come along, meet us in “Saint Louie”! Read all about our trip to St. Louis, starting here.

Savannah

We came to Savannah like many Yankees – a bit ignorant of the important role this city has played in American history. We left this fascinating place humbled by her history, awestruck by her beauty and hungry for more time to savor her treasures. Commanding a bluff above the Low Country, Savannah’s Colonial and Civil … Continue reading Savannah