Dining in Carmel

Carmel, California: Dining

Our Carmel, California Dining Experience I wanted to write about our exceptional experience with a variety of restaurants in Carmel, California. Dining was a treat here. All of these restaurants were in walking distance from where we stayed. I really loved that we could just park our car and walk everywhere in this quaint town of … [Read More...]

Monterey Whale Watching Tour

Monterey Whale Watching Tour: So Many Choices

I hear Monterey is one of the best places in California to go whale watching.  When I heard we would not only see whales but dolphins, sea lions and more, I got so excited. The See Monterey website has a lot of … [Read More...]

Traveling by Train

National Train Day: Traveling by Train

This Saturday, May 10th is National Train Day. I have never traveled by train so I can't even begin to share personal tips. That is why I scouted out some of the best tips for you. … [Read More...]

Chicago Scuba School

Chicago Scuba School: Chicagoland SCUBA Store

If you are in the Chicagoland area and have an interest in getting certified to dive, check out Chicagoland SCUBA store in Lake Zurich, IL. Bill Harting runs the store and has been very helpful answering all of … [Read More...]

Zoos In Illinois

Zoos in Illinois

Here is a list of zoos in Illinois.  We have been to a few and enjoyed them. Hope you will too. Zoos in Illinois: Brookfield Zoo -  This zoo is in Brookfield, IL, 14 mile west of downtown Chicago. They are open … [Read More...]

Arizona Flintstones Bedrock City

Yabba Dabba Doo: Flintstones Bedrock City

Ever since friends went to the Flintstones Bedrock City in Arizona one year, I have wanted to go.  Probably because I LOVE the Flintstones.  I must because we had a cat named Pebbles and we have a blue and gold … [Read More...]

Airport X Ray Machines

Airport X-Ray Machines: What Say You?

X is for X ray machines (#atozchallenge) What are your thoughts on airport X-ray machines?  I personally have no problem with them. A lot of people I hear have problems with going through the new ones.  What … [Read More...]

Worldwide Traveler: Our Local Travel Agent

It's been a while since we have used our local travel agent at Worldwide Traveler in McHenry, IL.  Diane O'Brien is really good and we have used her to set up all our trips to Couples Swept Away in Jamaica.  She's … [Read More...]

Video: Hilarious Southwest Airlines Flight Attendant

Just saw this funny video of a Southwest Airlines flight attendant and thought I would share.  I have only flown SWA once but I would fly again. How fun! The flight attendant and her daughter's were also on … [Read More...]

Sea Trek Coral World

Underwater Experience: You’ll Love It!

The underwater world is so amazing. One of our favorite things to do is snorkel.  It's not only relaxing but it's just spectacular. We have snorkeled in Jamaica, St. Thomas and St. John.  We are really looking … [Read More...]

Coral World Turtle

T is for Turtles: Facts About Sea Turtles

One of my most favorite animals is the turtle.  Here are some pictures and a video of some of our turtle adventures. Sea turtles are mostly omnivores. Sea turtles must come to the surface to breathe but they … [Read More...]