Views of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

I just love a little abstract splash of color on the beach. There are lots and lots of attractions to Myrtle Beach, and you can't really see them all in just a few [...]

By | 2018-05-22T12:19:33+00:00 May 22, 2018|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, North America, United States|Tags: , |0 Comments

Why You Should Catch a Flight to Myrtle Beach

In Myrtle Beach, the beach takes center stage We’d never considered a getaway to Myrtle Beach until we heard there were new, non-stop flights from Minneapolis/St. Paul to this South Carolina destination by [...]

Our Favorite Swedish Foods and Restaurants

Reward at the top of Åre Mountain in Jämtland: waffle with cloudberry jam. Swedish foods and restaurants were not foremost on our minds when we booked our trip to Sweden. Our purpose was [...]

By | 2018-05-02T12:40:07+00:00 April 29, 2018|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, Europe, Sweden|Tags: , , , |11 Comments

More on Travel to Minneapolis

Untitled work from the series Aguas Baldias by Manuel Pina, on display in "Adios Utopia" exhibition at Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. Spending more time in Minneapolis and St. Paul this past year–after being [...]

By | 2017-12-17T11:59:34+00:00 November 15, 2017|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, North America, United States|Tags: , |0 Comments

Getting to know Buenos Aires

Cafe Tortoni, one of the designated "notable cafes" of Buenos Aires. Thanks to friends' recommendations and a couple tours, we got acquainted with Buenos Aires quickly. It helped that our visit was broken [...]

By | 2017-12-04T09:40:50+00:00 November 9, 2017|Categories: Argentina, Eat Drink Stay, South America|Tags: |7 Comments

More than Malbec: A Wine Tour in Buenos Aires

Inside the M Street Bar and Wine Shop Take a wine tour in Buenos Aires. Guide books, lengthy restaurant wine menus, and stumbling around on your own will only get you so far, [...]

By | 2018-03-08T15:53:15+00:00 October 31, 2017|Categories: Argentina, Eat Drink Stay, South America|Tags: , , |3 Comments

How to Visit Minneapolis: Stay Downtown

The birthplace of Minneapolis on the Mississippi River at St. Anthony Falls is also the best place to take a walk or bike. This view is from the Mill City Museum. A couple [...]

By | 2018-03-05T10:37:45+00:00 September 21, 2017|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, North America, United States|Tags: , |10 Comments

Stay and Eat: Culinary Highlights of Brittany, France

Les Bistrot des Caps Earlier this summer, we pedaled our way around the northern part of Brittany, France, on a self-guided tour designed by Exodus Travels. The experience–a first for us–was thoroughly enjoyable, [...]

Family Travel to Tenerife in the Canary Islands

Walking the northern coast of Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain You could say all my travel is family travel, since Tom and I are rarely far from each other. But twice in the last [...]

By | 2018-02-13T09:20:40+00:00 May 17, 2017|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, Europe, Spain|Tags: , |5 Comments

Discovering Alsatian Wine on A European River Cruise

Starting with a sparkling Cremant wine, one of the six white wines of the Alsace region where France borders the Rhine River. Let's be honest here. Drinking the wine of the regions you [...]

By | 2018-02-22T11:52:50+00:00 May 14, 2017|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, Europe, France|Tags: , |13 Comments