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50 Magical Things to Do in Rome, The Eternal City

Colosseum Rome

By Lyn Mettler Visiting Rome was truly one of the most magical trips I have ever taken. I was utterly amazed to be standing admist such ancient history as a living, breathing part of this city. While I seemed to barely scratch the surface of all the things to do in Rome, I’ve compiled for … Read more

7 California Beach Towns to Visit During Winter

While temperatures may be dropping around much of the country, the weather at California’s beaches remains relatively mild. In December, the southern part of the state features average highs in the mid-60s, and northern beach towns like Carmel-by-the-Sea usher in comfortable highs in the upper 50s. Whether you want to swim, surf, hike, bike or … Read more

Southern California Vacation: 8 Romantic Things to Do for Couples

Doesn’t a Southern California vacation sound wonderful? Who can argue with beautiful landscapes, miles of ocean, California sunshine and loads of things to do? My husband and I enjoyed a romantic getaway to this area and I’ve put together some of our top 8 things to do in Southern California. How to Get to Southern California … Read more

21 Top Hotel Jacuzzi Suites From Las Vegas to Chicago

Eau de Vie Suite The American Club - Wisconsin Jacuzzi Suites

Jacuzzi suites can turn an ordinary hotel room into an in-room romantic escape; no need to venture outside its walls! Hotels with these rooms don’t just offer garden tubs or tubs with jets in the bathroom. The Jacuzzi itself is actually IN the bedroom. And they’re not all in typical vacation locales like Las Vegas, … Read more

3 Things to Do in California Wine Country Besides Drink Wine

California Wine Country vineyards

Wondering what things to do in Napa besides drink wine? I’ve been lucky enough to visit the Napa Valley and Sonoma County twice and discovered there’s a lot more to do there! Here are my tips after my first trip where I got to experience much of California Wine Country’s beautiful outdoors over several days. … Read more