Hot Springs, Arkansas

We honestly hadn’t thought much of Arkansas in general as a tourist destination but we were pleasantly surprised! The Christmas/New Years time frame worked out perfectly and the weather was gorgeous for hiking. They had things beautifully decorated for the holidays as well. We flew into Memphis and rented a car to drive the 3+Continue reading “Hot Springs, Arkansas”

Charleston, South Carolina

Outside the Downtown Historical District We did a blog a while back on just the historical district of Charleston (make sure you visit that at Charleston, South Carolina, Historical District) but there is really a lot more to do as well so we decided to do a separate blog just to touch on everything thereContinue reading “Charleston, South Carolina”

Charleston, South Carolina – Historic District

Do you love old, historic, mansions and delving into the history of America? Historic Charleston is the place for you then. There honestly is so much to see and do in all of Charleston and we will talk about that as well but for now, we are going to concentrate on the historic district ofContinue reading “Charleston, South Carolina – Historic District”

The North Shore of Minnesota

Did you know that Lake Superior is the largest fresh-water lake in the world (by surface area)?  Lake Superior is truly a sight to behold and it feels like you are standing on the edge of a vast ocean.  The black basalt cliffs are begging to share their geologic story of fire and ice withContinue reading “The North Shore of Minnesota”