Seeing as we are on a break between trips... I wanted to take a moment to share about the amazingness which is the musical, Hamilton. I had the privilege of seeing this show at The Paramount Theater in Seattle, and I just have to say it was absolutely phenomenal. I was worried that it … Continue reading “In the Room Where it Happens”… HAMILTON (finally)!
Wow. Our road trip was incredible. Here are some stats from our trip: 4 weeks 4 Canadian Provinces 15 States 5,362 miles 11 bags (yes, really) It was a pretty amazing trip, and one that I still can't believe we took! We got to see and do so many amazing things. I loved being able … Continue reading Road Tripping Finale
Our last day of our road trip was spent in DC at the Holocaust Museum. We only planned to spend 2 hours here, so we could get on the road for the 6.5 hour trip back to Christina's. Well, we ended up spending more like 6 hours at the museum, and ended up leaving DC at … Continue reading Holocaust Museum, Washington DC
Leg 8: New York, NY- Philadelphia, PA- 1 hour 50 minutes Philadelphia, PA- Washington D.C.- 2 hours 28 minutes We bid NYC adieu, and headed towards Washington D.C. On our way to DC, we made a pit stop in Philly which is Christina's birthplace. After a relatively short drive, the Philadelphia skyline was on the horizon. … Continue reading Washington D.C. via Philadelphia, PA
After recovering from the embarrassment with tipping yesterday, we were ready for our epic adventure in New York. Here was our proposed itinerary for the day: Chrysler Building Empire State Building Statue of Liberty 9/11 Memorial Brooklyn Times Square Plaza Hotel Central Park Broadway Show You may think that seems like a lot. Well, yes, … Continue reading New York State of Mind
Leg 7: Boston, MA- New York, NY- 4 hours 10 minutes If you would have told me 3 years ago that I'd go to NYC three times within three years, I would have thought you were crazy. Well, crazy or not, that happened. You can read about my first ever trip to NYC (just a … Continue reading Welcome to New York, It’s Been Waiting For You
On our way out of Boston, heading to NYC, we made pit stops to see the battlefields of Lexington and Concord. As was a common occurrence this trip, we made a bonus side trip to the newly discovered (we saw a sign during our back roads drive) Orchard House- home of Louisa May Alcott, the … Continue reading Lexington, Concord, and Little Women
With only one full day in Boston, we were determined to make the most of our day. We researched and came up with a plan of action. After deciding what were our "must do's" in Boston, we concluded that booking the hop-on-hop-off Old Town Trolley Tours was our best mode of transportation. Here was our plan of … Continue reading A Jam Packed Day in Boston
Leg 6: Bar Harbor- Boston, MA- 5 hours On our road trip, we bid a fond farewell to the charming town of Bar Harbor and hopped in the car for the 5 hour drive to Boston. We opted to follow US-1 for most of the drive (it added maybe 30 minutes to our trip) because … Continue reading Bar Harbor- Boston, MA
Hello Friends! I'm now in full swing with planning this Summer's upcoming adventure, and I can hardly believe that I am going to cruise in Alaska! An Alaskan cruise is something I've contemplated the last couple years, but it hadn't worked out until now! Just yesterday we officially booked our cruise, and the plan is … Continue reading ALASKA!