The Gardens Hotel in Key West, the Perfect Romantic Getaway

Disclosure: Our stay at the Gardens Hotel in Key West was complimentary.  However all opinions are sincere and are my own. Walking into the Gardens Hotel is like stepping into another era.  The whole world seems to slow down as you make your way into the original mansion which dates back to the 1800’s and … Read more

view of Williamsburg bridge in Brooklyn

Exploring Brooklyn’s Greenpoint and Williamsburg Neighborhoods

Williamsburg has redefined and renovated itself to become one of the most popular hotspots in Brooklyn, attracting a mix of artists, writers, hipsters and tourists. Ever since I visited New York City as a child with my family I have been fascinated by it. Its architecture, it’s urban spaces, its multicultural, multilingual and multicolored people are … Read more

Ogunquit Maine in the spring. tulips flowers picturesque town

Ogunquit Maine, A Beautiful Place by the Sea

On a recent trip to New England we took a drive along the coast of Maine and after visiting the Nubble Lighthouse we stopped at Ogunquit.  Considered as one of the most picturesque small towns in the United States, Ogunquit which means “a beautiful place by the sea” in the language of the local Native … Read more

Little Passports Virtual Travel

Virtual Travel With Little Passports

If you have read my blog before you probably know that I am committed to raising my children to be global citizens.  What does this mean anyway?  And why is it important to me?  Raising global citizens means exposing your children to other cultures, other ways of thinking, other languages, etc. By learning about other people, … Read more

Miami Beach lifeguard towers funky colorful fun

The Famous Miami Beach Lifeguard Towers

Spanning an eight and a half mile stretch of beach 25 life guard towers look over the waters of Miami Beach.  Each one boasts bright and fun colors and funky designs, all different yet all coming together to provide on of the busiest beaches in Florida not only with safety but also with a unique character … Read more

A view of the Manhattan skyline from Four Freedoms Park.

Four Freedoms Park, a Must See When Visiting New York City

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park located in Roosevelt Island might not be on the top ten list of things to do in New York City but this beautifully designed space gives you a rare view of New York City in more ways than one.  Located on the southern tip of Roosevelt island and designed by … Read more

Nubble Light House

Falling In Love With the Nubble Light House

When I think of Maine the first thing that comes to mind are rugged seashores and lighthouses.  These beacons of light and hope standing tall atop cliffs or rocky islands, taking on the stormy seas and calling sailors home have always awakened my curiosity. Since this was my first trip to New England visiting some picturesque … Read more