Unique Things to Do in Winter in York, PA

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As an American history lover (come on, you’ve gotta take the good with the bad when it comes to history), I love exploring historical cities in the U.S. And while that may be my initial reason for visiting, I find digging into the local fun just as rewarding. And when it comes to things to do in winter in York, PA, there’s definitely no shortage. Here are my top picks for places to put on your short list when you visit.  Disclosure: I was graciously hosted by the amazing folks…

Universal Annual Passes: 11 Hefty Benefits and Perks

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I must admit, when it comes to Universal annual passes, they’re not only affordable, they offer plenty of additional ways to get your money’s worth. And with all of tiers, which one saves you the most money with freebies and discounts? Here are 11 hefty perks of a Universal Orlando annual pass. I’be been a Universal Orlando annual passholder (UOAP) for several years now and not once have I ever been disappointed with it even though I live in Ohio near Pittsburgh, PA. To compare prices, it only takes a…

Can I Bring My Pet to Disney World? Definitely, Yes! Here’s How

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 I totally get it: my pets are my life. And more importantly, being without them for an extended period is heart wrenching. But the question is this: can I bring my pet to Disney World and is Disney World pet friendly? Happily, the answer is yes! Want the scoop on how to do it safely and within the resort’s rules? Keep on reading.  Disney World Pet-Friendly Hotels/Resorts Only a couple of years ago, Walt Disney World (WDW) didn’t allow us to bring our dogs to the resorts. Happily, a pilot…

New Year, New You: Products to Make Your Life Better in 2022

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For this year, I’m all about products that will make life better and easier for me. So, I’m sharing many of my top picks to give you inspiration. From tech to beauty and improving sleep, here are 40+ products to make your life better in 2022!   Disclosure: Many of the products you see in this post were sent for review purposes. Additionally, there are Amazon affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I’ll receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks…

10 Steps to Ensure Cybersecurity While Traveling

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Are you a compulsive globetrotter, a business traveler, or an annual suitcase duster and packer? While planning for your transportation, lodging, meals, and more, make sure to also plan a cyber-safe journey. Traveling can make you vulnerable to cyberattacks. Your devices or accounts can be hacked and your sensitive data stolen. But don’t let cyber threats ruin your travel plans. Follow these 10 steps to keep yourself cyber-safe and enjoy a carefree holiday. Backup Your Data Before leaving for the seaside or mountains, backup your important data to another device…

How to Get From the Airport to Disney World: 7 Convenient Ways

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From the first day of 2022, Disney’s Magical Express will be officially discontinued. So, for guests staying on Walt Disney World property, what are the options to get straight to the resorts and theme parks from the Orlando International Airport (MCO)? Here’s how to get from the airport to Disney World: 7 convenient ways. History of Disney’s Magical Express In 2005, Walt Disney World added the free convenience of Disney’s Magical Express for guests staying on property at a resort. For those that traveled to the area via the Orlando…

11 Unique Things to Do Hendricks County, Indiana

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Hendricks County, just west of Indianapolis, is a haven for unique things to do in Indiana. The county is filled with beautiful respites, amazing BBQ, and plenty of places to relax and enjoy the outdoors or feel the nitro methane effect if you love racing. Here’s a list of 11 unique things to do in Hendricks County, IN!   Disclosure: Many of the photos in this post are courtesy of Visit Hendricks County – thanks to them for the assistance with this post! Visit a Pig Sanctuary If visiting a…

Best Things to Do in Branson with Teens & Young Adults

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If you think that visiting Branson with teens and young adults may not be so hot, think again. The Missouri city is filled with a ton of super fun things to do especially with teens. From unbelievable museums to testing their skill at their golf short game to rolling on a river and century old artifacts, here are the best things to do in Branson with teens and young adults during the holidays or any time of year. Disclosure: I was graciously hosted by the fine folks at Explore Branson…

The Bradley Hotel in Fort Wayne Full Review with Photos & Video

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The Bradley, Fort Wayne’s newest hotel, pays homage to the Vera Bradley brand, no doubt. But when it comes to guest rooms, dining, and amenities, does the boutique hotel make the grade? Here’s my full Bradley Hotel review featuring everything you need to know to help you plan a stay. Disclosure: I was graciously hosted by the fine folks at Visit Fort Wayne to give you the scoop with my Bradley Hotel review. All opinions are my own!   The Bradley: An Overview The Bradley is in the boutique hotel…

The Grand Resort Warren, OH: Full Review with Photos and Video

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The Grand Resort in Warren, OH, is a resort that’s been talked about continuously in my neck of the woods and for good reason. With its recent renovation, I was very curious to see what all of the fuss was about. I mean, can a Northeast Ohio resort have everything a traveling couple could want including a decent price for accommodations? Here’s my full review including photos and video.  Disclosure: We were graciously hosted by the fine folks at Grand Resort to give you the scoop on what you can…