#TravelTuesday: Look What’s Sitting on the Dock of Mission Bay

by Dana and Brian Maass on May 12, 2020

Off the Pacific shore of San Diego sits a beautiful saltwater habitat called Mission Bay. This trip was taken before the coronavirus pandemic. In these days of social distancing and staying safely at home, we...

#TravelTuesday: Desert Adventures and Delightful Lodging

by Selena Swartzfager on February 11, 2020

Greater Palm Springs has the yin and the yang of adventure travel. The desert is an unusual and beautiful place. During geography class, most people learn about the deserts in the United States but, until...

#TravelTuesday: 24 Hours in Houston

by Marika Flatt on February 4, 2020

Houston, we (don’t) have a problem! As the biggest city in Texas, Houston offers a lot of options when it comes to dining and accommodations. From intimate boutique establishments to luxurious resorts, Houston has something...

#TXAway: Catching More Than Z’s at Austin’s Hotel ZaZa

by Marika Flatt and Leean Vargas on January 30, 2020

Located in the heart of downtown Austin within the Warehouse District, Hotel ZaZa combines big city sophistication with authentic Hollywood style around every corner. This Hotel ZaZa property features rustic, exposed brick throughout and iconic...

#TXAway: The Best of Downtown Houston, C. Baldwin Hotel

by Gabi De la Rosa on January 23, 2020

“Well behaved women seldom make history”, a larger-than-life quote by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, is one of the first things you’ll see when you walk into the C. Baldwin Hotel, and it perfectly embodies everything the...

#TravelTuesday: Three Must Sees in Stunning Singapore

by Ismael Garudo on January 21, 2020

Don’t let Singapore’s relatively small size fool you. Consisting of one major island and 59 small islands, the city-state in Southeast Asia covers an area slightly smaller than New York City. However, Singapore lies at...

#TravelTuesday: Vacation Like the Rich and Famous in Sardinia, Italy

by Heidi Gollub on November 5, 2019

Standing on a balcony nestled so high on a granite cliffside that a hotel golf cart had to deliver me here, I survey the sparkling water of Sardinia’s Costa Smeralda.  Here on the Italian island’s...

#FoodieFriday: Step Up to the Plate for a Homerun at Goodall’s Kitchen

by Haven Lindsey on August 16, 2019

Ambience. There are restaurants that can serve it up and restaurants that can’t. Most people who want a nice dining experience include the restaurant’s environment in their considerations. Lighting, artwork, privacy, noise level… ingredients that...