Cristin

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Disney World Toy Story Land Rides, Attractions, and Characters

Toy Story Land at Disney World’s Hollywood Studios is officially open! This much anticipated addition to Hollywood Studios has an immersive theme …

10 Days in Peru with Itinerary

Are you planning a trip to Peru? Great choice! I will present some of the amazing places to visit in Peru and how to spend perfect 10 days in Peru …

South America

Avebury and Nearby Neolithic Sites in Wiltshire, England

View of some of the Avebury stones from above taken later in the day when the fog had cleared.<p>Seeing the sheep grazing in the Avebury Stone Circle …

Prehistory

Vietnam Bucket List – Tips for Your Perfect Itinerary

Asia, Travel Stories Myanmar<p>Mar 9, 2018<p>Letters from Bagan<p>Watch the Sunsets and sunrises and learn about the unique attractions of Bagan, Myanmar. …

Vietnam

Hike From Fira To Oia In Santorini: Everything You Need To Know

Things To Do In Santorini: Hike From Fira To Oia<p>One of the best things to do in Santorini is the hike from Fira to Oia around the caldera. This is a …

European Travel

Day Trip From Dublin: Powerscourt Estate and Glendalough

We originally booked our trip for Dublin and London, but nothing outside of the cities. This was quite, silly since we spent much of our amazing (but …

Ireland

Disneyland Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple

Do you have a young Star Wars fan in your group? Then give them the chance to fight the Dark Side in a live action Disneyland Jedi training show. …

Walt Disney Company

What To Expect From Disneyland Pixar Pier Rides, Food, and Characters

Pixar Pier is the newest updated section of Disney California Adventure. This newly themed area has updated rides and several new food options. We …

Why We Never Get Bored At Disney

If I had a dollar for every time someone asked me “Are you really going to Disney again?” I would be able to <i>live</i> there. Others ask earnestly if we …

The Ultimate Guide to Monument Valley

If you read my previous post, you know that I had the flu while traveling in Arizona (no worries, I was not contagious at the time). The week before …

A Magical Day in the Scottish Highlands with Rabbie's Tours

Looking for the perfect day trip to the Scottish Highlands? Read on to hear about my experience and learn more about Rabbie’s Tours!<p>Before I dive in …

Scotland

How To Order Coffee in Italy - A Helpful Guide for Americans!

<b>Inside: How to order coffee in Italy without looking like a tourist.</b><p>Italy. The land of infinite beauty, amazing food, and breathtaking art. And the …

Coffee

12 Things to Do in Seattle

Seattle is one of my all-time favorite cities. You can't go wrong with all the green (all that rain really does make the city beautiful), and the …

San Francisco

Warner Bros Studio Tour London: Harry Potter Deluxe Tour

Harry Potter has been a part of my pop culture life for over 20 years, and I have successfully made Elizabeth a huge fan, too. I knew that going to …

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort and Polynesian Deluxe Studio Villa Review

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is the first place I stayed on-site at Disney World over 25 years ago on a trip with my aunt, cousin, and grandma. …

Activities For A Great Family Trip To San Diego

San Diego is an amazing place for anyone’s vacation, but we especially love the family friendly activities in San Diego. Year round temperatures …

Our Favorite Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Activities

It has been a long, cold winter in Chicago (which is pretty standard), but this year I had the opportunity to visit Disney World twice during the …

Pop Century Resort Review: Pop Century Remodeled Standard Room

Pop Century is an extremely popular resort at Disney World, and has been going through an extensive refurbishment. This exciting refurbishment is a …

Star Wars Dark Side 5K: runDisney Beginners Welcome

I have wanted to do a runDisney event for the last couple of years. However, as a non-runner I was afraid that this bucket list item would be …

Star Wars

JRDN at Tower 23 San Diego: An Excellent Meal With An Incredible View

<i>I was given a voucher to use towards a meal in exchange for an honest JRDN at Tower 23 review. All opinions are my own based on my experience dining</i> …

San Diego

Complete Guide To Disney World Character Dining

For many people a trip to Disney World just isn’t complete without a character meal. Did you know there are over a dozen Disney World character meal …

Understanding The Difference Between Boardwalk Inn and Villas: A Guide To The Entire Boardwalk Resort

Elizabeth and I have made it a goal to stay at as many on-site Disney World Resorts as possible. This allows us to share our personal experiences …

Akershus Princess Meal Review: What To Expect At Akershus Royal Banquet Hall

Princess meals are a hot commodity at Disney World. Although Cinderella’s Royal Table is one of the most coveted advanced dining reservations, …

My 6 Tips For A Nashville Family Friendly Trip And 1 Big Mistake I Made

Nashville’s popularity as a vacation spot has grown dramatically over the last few years. I knew my musician daughter would love all of the live …

Chip ‘N’ Dale’s Harvest Feast - Review Of Epcot's Garden Grill Character Meal

Character meals are a great way to do two of my favorite things: eat and meet characters! On our travel day home from Disney World we like to have a …

Disney Cruise Food Allergy Guide: Managing Food Allergies On A Disney Cruise

Travelling with a food allergy can be challenging and even scary for those with severe reactions. Disney Parks are amazing at dealing with food …

Disney Dream Deluxe Oceanview Stateroom with Verandah

When deciding to take our first Disney cruise I spent a lot of time trying to figure out which stateroom would be best for our family. There are so …

How To Plan A Trip: My 9 Year Old’s Amazingly Accurate Travel Advice

My daughter had to write a book at school about something she is an “expert” at doing. I wasn’t surprised she chose to write about how to plan a …

Check Out That Burger! Where To Find It & Where Else To Eat In Rarotonga

Where To Eat In Rarotonga- All Tested & Tried<p>There are a variety of places to eat in Rarotonga. Whether that is the seaside food trucks, burger …

Ace Hotel Chicago Review: A Cool West Loop Experience

The West Loop of Chicago has transitioned from the meatpacking district of old into a vibrant hot spot full of amazing places to eat and drink (plus …