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Pennsylvania

Find where you can eat, stay and play when visiting Pennsylvania

Fun Things To Do in Philadelphia

Philadelphia may be one of the smaller cities in the United States, but it has more history and things to do than most larger cities I’ve traveled. Fun Things To Do in Philadelphia  Places to Visit in Philadelphia When it comes to Philly, one thing for sure, you will not run out of things to […]

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Historic Philadelphia – Fun Facts to Know

Philadelphia is one of the most historically rich cities to visit in the US. That’s what truly makes this place a worthy stopover or a full-on destination. Where else can you walk the streets, that are perfectly preserved, as they were when Ben Franklin, John Adams, George Washington and many more once walked along, rode […]

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Philadelphia Bike Share – The Best Way to Get Around

If asked, I can think of a hundred benefits of have a romantic getaway. Aside from having adult conversations, enjoying a meal and drinks, watching movies without being interrupted a hundred times, making sure to hit a pool during some part of each day, I would have to say renting bikes and exploring aimlessly is one […]

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Reading Terminal Market Philadelphia – Photo, Video and History Tour

Markets must be the most fun whenever visiting a new city or town. This is where you can literally say the place is bursting with local flavors, people and fun. The second we arrived to our hotel in the Historic District of Philly, the first question I asked, “Where can we get yummy local food?” […]

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Philadelphia Food – Philly Cheesesteak – Part 2

Living on the Northeast of US we hear a lot about Philly Cheesesteaks. Since I’m not a big meat person, I never went out of my way to order one. But how can I possibly miss out on a chance to try the ‘real-deal’ when visiting Philadelphia? So when in Philly… What is a Philly […]

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Philadelphia Food – Hoagies – Part 1

Philadelphia, like most large cities, has it’s own particular inventions in food that are now not only national phenomenas but also, internationally known and attempted. So when in Philly… Philadelphia Food – Hoagies OK, I’ll be totally honest, I have heard of hoagies before. I knew they were sandwiches, but until I arrived to Philly […]

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Have a Go of the Fun Alcoholic Drinks at Ocean Prime Restaurants

What’s more creative than a chef in the finest kitchen? A mixologist. Tasting different cocktail mixtures and concoctions is one of my absolute favorite things to do when visiting different restaurants. And whenever we travel internationally, or even locally, we often order the cocktail that is unique to the location, or restaurant. When we visited […]

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City Tavern Philadelphia Restaurant – Eat What the US Revolutionaries Ate

What is the first thought that comes to mind when hearing Philadelphia? For me it was two thoughts – Constitution and the American Revolution. I guess they kind of go together hand in hand. When I started to research the most iconic, historic places to visit in Philly, aside from the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, […]

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Ocean Prime Philadelphia Restaurant – Our Favorite Fine Dining (Chain) Restaurant

One thing with traveling is that you can experience different restaurants with unique menus and flavors all the time. In other words, when it comes to fine dining I have never returned to the same restaurant (if in multiple locations) twice. Never say never! After our incredible and unforgettable experience at the Ocean Prime Atlanta […]

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Positano Coast Restaurant – Escape to Italy’s Mediterranean in Philly

Have you ever been to a restaurant that literally transports you to another place entirely? With all our dining out fun, we have never actually had that kind of an experience until our visit to Positano Coast restaurant in Philadelphia. Restaurants in Philly – Discovering Positano Coast My husband and I take a bi-yearly romantic getaway. […]

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Visiting Philly – Stay at the Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District Hotel

Before starting to plan out our quick romantic getaway to Philadelphia I knew two things: 1. I wanted to stay in the Historic District, also known as the Old City of Philly 2. To be within walking distance to everything since we were arriving by bus from New York to Philadelphia Once I had these […]

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New York to Philadelphia – Find the Most Economical Tickets

Traveling to the US has so many wonderful perks for us. The main one is that my kids get to visit with their grandparents and beloved uncle. Since my parents are dying to spend as much time with the kids as possible, the hubby and me like to take advantage and do a romantic getaway. Grandparents […]

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Hershey Amusement Park – Tour in Photos

Hershey, Pennsylvania is much more than just chocolate, chocolate, chocolate. One of the best amusement parts in located here as well. Hershey Amusement Park! What was really great about this amusement park were the roller coasters. They have nine huge ones. However, they also had great ones for younger kids that will give any adult […]

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What to Find at an Amish Auction – In Photos

Ever wonder what is being sold off at an Amish Auction? Since I’ve never been to any auction before in my life, everything was a great surprise for me. But an Amish Auction is a true treat. The majority of the goods varied from antiques to carriages to sleds to homemade quilts and everything in […]

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Good Ole Traditional Amish Cooking – Drool Over This – Photo Essay

Amish Cooking is without a doubt one of my favorite ways to eat. Even though I’ve never lived in the country. Or been near a farm, but I must be a country girl at heart, cause the food in Lancaster has been one of my absolute favorite. Everywhere you look apple butter abounds. It’s served […]

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Amish Country – Photo Essay

The best part about traveling to Lancaster Country is the different landscape which is covered in immaculate farmlands. We don’t get that in Guatemala so seeing it and enjoy it first hand was a great way to spend time with my kids. Plus, getting glimpses into the Amish People’s way of life added to the cultural […]

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Hershey’s Oldest and Most Iconic Restaurant – Fenicci’s

The restaurants I choose during my travels are much more than restaurants. If my family and I are about to spend an entire evening somewhere it usually needs to be an experience that will be remembered rather than just a place to fill our tummies. I focus on this for every place we visit and […]

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Lancaster County Home of All You Can Eat Restaurants

Not sure why the trend of Lancaster County is all you can eat styled restaurants from huge buffets to family style meals, but I’ll take it. Secretly, I am a huge buffet fan. My husband, on the other hand, is into the al carte styled menus. But since he couldn’t join us on this family […]

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Must Do In Hershey for the Whole Family – Chocolate World

Chocolate World – just those two words will get anyone excited. And when they are part of the Hershey adventure, it becomes that much more of a Must-Do experience when visiting Hershey. Before I take you an a photographic journey of what you will experience while visiting this super fun place for all ages, let’s […]

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Visiting Hershey Park, Pennsylvania – Find Out the Ins and Outs

The only true way for me to get my kids psyched and excited about going to Pennsylvania was the promise of spending an entire day at Hershey Amusement Park .  At this point the words ‘Amusement park or Theme park‘ are used as currency in my house for joining in on any trip. And it worked […]

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