Monday, August 24, 2015

Places to Visit in Mendocino, California

Mendocino, California is another small town nestled in this large state. It's an unincorporated town of roughly 900 residents. The small beach town, despite its notorious size, is iconic for vacation getaways to the Pacific Ocean. The climate, unlike most areas in California, is not as hot as you'd think. It's warm and sometimes dry, but with it sitting on the beach, it's cooler than other hot and dry areas in the state. Often times, it experiences a Maritime Mediterranean climate, often good weather for beach adventures, boating and fishing.

That's not all this Maritime town has to offer. It's also booming with arts and culture and attractions that draw in thousands of tourists for a relaxing (and sometimes exciting) vacation spot.

Monday, August 17, 2015

5 Sites and Attractions to Visit in Port Angeles

There is no place like Port Angeles, Washington, a beautiful city made up of arts and culture, magnificent marine life, and a wonderful nightlife downtown atmosphere. Port Angeles was named one of the top 100 best small towns in 2015 by, and it's no surprise. The town has a rich history that draws in thousands of tourists each year to explore all its offerings and marine life experiences. Local menus list crab and Thai Cuisines as some of their most popular, and there's endless options for just about any burger or sandwich you desire.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Family Fun in North Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is one of the most popular beaches in the United States. From spring break partiers to winter snow birds, a variety of people visit Myrtle Beach as a place to unwind and relax. North Myrtle Beach is one area of the city that is ideal for families who want to enjoy the beach and the area’s amusements while also avoiding the mid-town party scene. In fact, North Myrtle Beach has a number of attractions that are ideal for families to enjoy.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

What You Should Look For in a Bed & Breakfast

Bed and breakfasts are the new way to travel. There’s endless comfort, themed rooms, award-winning home cooked meals, travel guides, and so much more. If you’ve never stayed at a bed and breakfast, you’re missing out. They’re usually cheaper than conventional hotel stays, provide a unique experience, and typically come with less expensive or free amenities. If you’re looking to book a bed and breakfast, here the items you should look at for a perfect stay:

Friday, May 29, 2015

Catalan Cuisine: Why Barcelona Has the Best Dishes

It’s no doubt that Spain offers the best mouth-watering cuisine out of all the Spanish-speaking countries. In fact, you don’t even have to be Spanish to find something that’s close to home for you. Barcelona is a melting pot of people and that means dishes spread wide and far across many cultures. For all those culture-junkies, one of Spain’s largest cities offers a variety of unique cuisines from Catalan to Italian to French and Asian dishes.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Five Maine Festivals You Won't Want to Miss This Summer

You probably didn't know that the most northeastern state of the U.S. was so diverse in its summer festivals. Well, it's true. Maine is home to several unique festivals during the warmer months and it's no wonder Mainers have so much fun. Here are five unique festivals you won't want to miss out east this summer.

Maine Fare
June 26 - 27
Beginning late June, this two day festival is all about good food. It is located on the waterfront in Belfast and brings in many vendors, including farmers, fishermen, foodies, food businesses, eaters and more! While some tastings and classes require tickets, the general admission to the festival is free. Watch chef demos, take classes and try new recipes right on the east coast of Maine.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Teeth: America vs. Britain

 A longtime stereotype has been that British people have horrible, crooked teeth, while Americans are known for their straight, pearly whites. However, where did this cliche come from and is it really true that American teeth beat out British teeth in both looks and health?