Detroit: An American Revival, Part 1

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It's been a week since I returned from a whirlwind weekend in Detroit. People keep stopping by my office or stopping me in the halls at works and asking, "How was Detroit?" And I keep saying, "come in" or "do you have more than a minute? I can't tell you about it until you do.  There is so much to say." The response: "About Detroit??" Yes. Detroit. They haven't seen what I saw. A … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Paula of Contented Traveller

Travel Blogger Paula of Content Traveller

I love couple who travel together not because they have to, but because they want to.  They are both passionate about "where to next?" and share similar interests that are compatible.  If you read travel blogger Paula of Contented Traveller's blog which she writes with her travel companion Gordy, you can very clearly see that these two are crazy about travel as much as they are crazy about each … [Read more...]

Seattle in Photos

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Now that Jessica is on the road to recovery, Mr. Misadventures and I are feeling a certain sense of freedom! We took our ability to go away for the night together and headed to Seattle for a few days spanning New Years and my birthday.  It was a quick trip mainly focused on photography and eating, I know, what else is new? Mr. Misadventures had mapped out several spots that he was interested in … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Ava of Spa Travel Gal

Travel blogger Ava Roxanne Stritt

[I know its Wednesday again but this is the second Traveler Tuesday I missed during the holiday when my brain went on strike. ] I am not much of a spa girl. But I have many, many girlfriends that are.  I can tell you though that as a resource there is not one better out there than travel blogger Ava Roxanne Stritt of Spa Travel Gal! She is the ultimate resource for all spa related travel and … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Cacinda of Points and Travel

Travel Blogger Cacinda Maloney

A former physician who, as of last January, became a full time travel writer and blogger, Cacinda of Points and Travel is doing what many people only dream of.  She is completely addicted to travel. Even while continuing her own practice she made travel a priority and she has been to over 60 countries and has marked many bucket-list items off her list.  Her sweet spot is "value luxury" which is as … [Read more...]

Things To Do in San Francisco in the Winter

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We are extremely lucky to have very temperate weather here in the city by the bay. This affords us a certain freedom when it comes to being outside all year round. Most of the things to do in San Francisco in the winter can be done any time of the year, but winter does offer some unique opportunities! San Francisco Bay Cruises I think one of the most important things to mention is that … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Keane of Keane Li

Travel blogger Keane Li

[I know its Wednesday but I missed two Traveler Tuesdays during the holiday when my brain went on strike. ] I have had the pleasure of meeting today's travel blogger in person!  Keane Li is a blogger, freelance writer and up until the end of last year the San Francisco Community Manager for Gogobot. Which is where I met him while attending an event for Gogobot community members. I don't … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Viktoria of Chronic Wanderlust

Travel Blogger - Viktoria of Chronic Wanderlust

You can immediately tell by reading Viki's About page that she has an infectious personality! Travel blogger extraordinaire who has had some really fun jobs, she  shares her adventures on Chronic Wanderlust, Viki got the bug when she was a teenager and it has still captured her body, mind and soul! Let's meet Viktoria! [1] When and how did you become a traveler? I think I was born a … [Read more...]

San Francisco for the Holidays

San Francsico for the Holidays

San Francisco for the holidays doesn't get any better!  I wrote about a few things to do in the city a few years ago and thought I would add some additional activities. So if you are in San Francisco this holiday season, you might want to check out the following things to do, see, eat or drink. Things to Do Our [usually] mild weather lends the opportunity to do a lot more outdoors things and … [Read more...]

Traveler Tuesday – Kate and Mark of Vagrants of the World

Travel bloggers Vagrants of The World- Sri Lanka safari.jpg

I am a firm believer that everything happens for a reason.  The Universe always knows what it is doing even when seemingly bad things happen. Take travel bloggers Kate and Mark of Vagrants of the World a couple whose circumstances resulted in full-time travel around the world.  Now? They are housesitters extraordinaire and even have a guide to help you do it too! Let's meet Kate and … [Read more...]