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Are you interested in Giving Amazing Spa Gifts for this Holiday?

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Are you interested in Giving Amazing Spa Gifts for this Holiday?

Giving amazing spa gifts for the holidays is a no brainer! I found these fabulous, and fun, items on Amazon! 1. You want a totally over the top luxury spa gift? Check out this inflatable spa! Have spa will travel! 2. The ultimate in bathing…salts from the Dead Sea! Buy One and Get one free! […]

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Do you know how Christmas is Celebrated in Italy?

Filed in Cultural Adventures!, Travel by on December 3, 2017 4 Comments
Do you know how Christmas is Celebrated in Italy?

An Italian Christmas is celebrated with a Witch! Yes. The gift giver in Italy is a woman! La Befana flies on her broomstick on the Eve of the Epiphany, January 5, to leave candy, or charcoal, in children’s stockings! In Italy, children hang stockings on the Eve of the Epiphany which is the celebration of the visit of […]

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Do you love the Little Creatures in the Sea? You’ll find them in Amazing Cozumel!

Do you love the Little Creatures in the Sea? You’ll find them in Amazing Cozumel!

Do you love the little creatures in the sea? You can find them in amazing Cozumel! Most divers who have traveled to several oceans are familiar with the term, “muck diving”. Muck diving is exactly what it sounds like, diving in muddy, silty substrate which can include coral skeletons and garbage. In such an environment, […]

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A Remarkable Trip to Austin and a stay in a Haunted Hotel!

A Remarkable Trip to Austin and a stay in a Haunted Hotel!

A guest post from one of my #4Travel Chicas, and an example to all adventurous women, Suzanne Stavert is a California luxury travel blogger visiting Austin, Texas! She’s also a foodie blogger, as you will see! You will want to follow her fun and adventurous blog, Adventures with Empty Nesters. Fun times on our trip to […]

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A Whirlwind Week with #4TravelChicasinCozumel Part One

A Whirlwind Week with #4TravelChicasinCozumel Part One

#4TravelChicasinCozumel! Yes, indeed, that is our hashtag! Four travel bloggers who met online 3 years ago and who have formed a blog consortium of sorts, 4 Times the Fun, and 4 times the audience! with Adventures of Empty Nesters (Suzanne Stavert from Pasadena, CA), Travel with Sara (Sara Broers from Mason City, IO), Wherever I […]

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What to Do and See in the Texas Hill Country…Don’t forget LBJ!

What to Do and See in the Texas Hill Country…Don’t forget LBJ!

No visit to the Texas Hill Country is complete without visiting the LBJ State Park and Historical Site. Lyndon Baines Johnson was the 36th President of the United States, serving from 1963 through 1969. He was the Vice President of John F Kennedy, and took over the presidency upon Kennedy’s death. Many, even most, baby […]

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Here are 5 Penguin Species You Won’t Want to Miss When You Travel!

Here are 5 Penguin Species You Won’t Want to Miss When You Travel!

Who loves penguins? Everybody! And if someone does not like penguins, I don’t want to know them. Penguins overdose us on cuteness. They are a joy to watch whether they are walking, swimming, nesting, or snoozing. I have been fortunate enough to see 5 Penguin Species eye to eye. They are all completely awesome! The […]

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Columbia Deeps and Columbia Shallows are Sensational Dives on Cozumel!

Columbia Deeps and Columbia Shallows are Sensational Dives on Cozumel!

Columbia Deeps and Columbia Shallows! Cozumel is a well known diving destination. Jacques Cousteau put Cozumel on the map in 1960, and he did a documentary about the mesoamerican reef, of which Cozumel’s reefs are a part. There are many beautiful dive sites on Cozumel, but I have to say that I love diving Columbia […]

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Did You Know Guidos is the Iconic Restaurant on Cozumel?

Did You Know Guidos is the Iconic Restaurant on Cozumel?

Guido’s, overlooking the Mexican Caribbean on Melgar on Cozumel, is the iconic restaurant on Cozumel, without a doubt. When I first visited the island (30 years ago!) I ate at Guidos. Whenever I visit Cozumel Guidos is at the top of the list of restaurants we always go to. Why? You mean aside from the […]

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3 Reasons to Book a Solo Travel Getaway to the Virgin Islands

3 Reasons to Book a Solo Travel Getaway to the Virgin Islands

Feeling overwhelmed by the daily grind? Hour after hour of demands and deadlines, interrupted only by the buzz of technology notifications…. Sound familiar? How about….the Virgin Islands? It’s time to schedule a trip – with yourself. Whether you’re approaching burnout or taking preventive measures to stave it off, it’s time to unplug from the rest […]

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