Julie Peters

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Things to Do in Ocean City Maryland: The Best OC Water Park

Fun for Everyone!<p>Businesses in the resort town of Ocean City, Maryland come and go all the time. However, a select few have been there so long that …

Ocean City

Travel Inspiration: TV Shows Set in the UK to Inspire Your Trip

TV Shows Set in the UK to Inspire Your Next TripIt’s no secret that I am, above all else, a hopeless Anglophile. My choices of entertainment are no …

Chicago Weekend Itinerary - 48 Hours in the Windy City

What Can You See in Chicago in Two Days?As it turns out, you can see quite a bit. We went to Chicago for my birthday last fall because it was a place …

Ocean City Maryland's Best Boardwalk Food - A Local Favorite

A Summer TraditionHaving grown up on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, I have gone to Ocean City in the summertime as long as I can remember. There are so …

Great, Fun & Sometimes Free Things to do in Baltimore MD

Things to Do in Baltimore MD<p>For decades, Baltimore has been seen as the ugly stepsister to Washington DC’s Cinderella. Many people consider it less …

Iceland on a Budget: A One Week Itinerary for All Seasons

Iceland on a Budget: An Oxymoron?Talk to anyone who has been to Iceland and one of the first things they tell you is that it is absolutely stunning, …

How to Become a World Traveler Without Going Into Debt

DEBT SUCKS.That was a bumper sticker that I had on my filing cabinet for years. Big red letters on a black background. It was a reminder to me that …

Personal Finance

Tips for Seeing the Northern Lights in Iceland

Aurora Borealis – An Elusive Beauty.When we went to Iceland last month, I had only one goal: seeing the northern lights. It was my bucket list item, …

What you need to know about Iceland that other bloggers aren't telling you

Planning is the Key.<p>I tend to do so much research before I take a trip, I almost feel as though I’ve already been there <i>before</i> I even arrive. So, …

Are You Being Spied on When You Travel?

Just Imagine This:Say you go on vacation and later discover, to your horror, that there is a hidden camera in your hotel. Most recently, it was an …

Home Security

The Fairy Tale Dollhouse Castle in Chicago that You Must See

A History Geek’s Dream, In Miniature<p>When I was a young girl, my mom and I had a dollhouse that we worked on together. I used to love creating a …

Titanic Museum Pigeon Forge Tennessee - A Must See in the Smokies

Spoiler Alert: The Boat Sank.<p>I am one of those rare women who, as an adult in 1997, had no desire to see James Cameron’s cinematic masterpiece, …

Gatlinburg Aquarium Review: Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

Feeding the (Sea) Monster:<p>My daughter has an obsession. Well, several actually. When she loves something, she tends to love it obsessively. Such is …

Empire State Building History: Why It's More Than Just a View

The Empire State Building: A History<p>There are many places in New York City that will provide you with a bird’s eye view of the Big Apple. None, …