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in North America, Travel Done Well, Travel Tips

Top Tips for Visiting Washington DC With Kids

If you are heading to Washington, DC with the kids, be ready to have an amazing time! You have chosen an outstanding destination for families. My family and I spent a recent school break in the Capitol City and we honestly didn’t want to leave. Filled with a wealth of history, culture, sports, and amazing food, everyone in the family found something they loved. Plus,…

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is the dole whip one of the adult disney world treats
in Kids & Family, North America, Travel Done Well

6 Disney World Treats Worth the Splurge

There are numerous Disney World treats I dream about each night. There is something delicious at every park. From Hollywood Studios, Epcot, Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom to all of the Disney hotels in the Disney Springs area. The food is AMAZING. We all know that Walt Disney World is a magical place for the young and the young at heart. But did you also…

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is velas vallarta in mexico a teen-friendly resort
in International, Kids & Family, North America, Travel Done Well

7 Top Teen-Friendly Resorts the Family Will Love

The best resorts for teens are ones where they won’t totally roll their eyes throughout the entire vacation. If you have teens, you know the look! If you can achieve this, consider yourself golden. But that elusive goal doesn’t come easy. These top teen-friendly resorts all have some things in common. Have a dedicated teen area. Are safe so teens can navigate on their own. Have…

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a view of the Old Port harbor in Nice at night
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Nice Travel Tips: Where to Stay, Play and Eat

Southern France is one of my favorite places to visit. Whether I am passing through to somewhere else, headed out on a cruise, or centering my stay around Nice, I love being there. Nice embodies all I adore about that part of the world. The water, the art, the access to so many other areas, the shopping, and, of course, the food. Armed with these…

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southern art in atlanta bbq
in Restaurants, Travel Done Well

5 Spots for Darn Good Southern Cooking in Atlanta

You must taste some down home Southern cooking in Atlanta. A visit to the capital of the New South isn’t complete without it.  Seriously. You won’t get as far as the Alabama border before being force-fed grits and doused with sweet tea. So, save yourself from that fate and try out one of these five spots to get authentic Southern cooking in Atlanta. Don’t worry…

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what are good pizza places in Chicago
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Insider’s Guide: Where to Eat in Chicago

Chicago is truly a food mecca. Insiders know that the “Second City” is second to none when it comes to fantastic food. It follows that where to eat will be one of the most important questions you ask yourself when visiting Chicago. My advice…Quit counting calories and follow your nose to the delicious aromas all around you. But if you are looking for some suggestions…

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pizza making classes in Kansas City
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A Kansas City Girls’ Getaway Weekend of Fun

I was recently invited on a press trip to explore the Kansas side of the KC metropolitan area. This part of town, on the other bank of the river, is often overlooked by visitors to the region. But, after a charming few days spent exploring KCK, Leavenworth and Bonner Springs, I can confidently say it’s an ideal weekend getaway destination from Omaha. After all, it’s…

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view of hvar on a vacation along the Croatia coast
in Cruises, International, Travel Done Well

An Almost Stress Free Vacation Along the Croatia Coast

Stress-free vacation…aaah…isn’t that what we all strive for. With so much daily stress in our lives, who doesn’t want to leave all their cares behind on vacation. Some of the stress we can control or at least minimize and some we can’t, like airport delays. I was shooting for the “what I can control goal” when I planned a recent trip to Croatia. And I’m…

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portugal vineyards
in Food & fun, Good Eats, International, On the Menu, Restaurants, Travel Done Well

7 Must Try Bites and Sips in Portugal

Portugal is one of Europe’s hottest travel destinations and for good reason. This small country, nestled on the west coast of the Iberian Peninsula, offers travelers a bevy of rich culture, interesting history, and stunning scenery. But one specific aspect of this beautiful country that especially deserves further exploration is the wide breadth of traditional Portuguese food and drink. From the freshest seafood to an…

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aggalash bar in portland maine
in North America, Travel Done Well

Boozy Favorites In Portland, Maine

Portland, Maine should be on every traveler’s radar as a must visit foodie destination. After all, it was Bon Apetit magazine’s Restaurant City of the Year for 2018. But this historic area shines in more ways than one. It also offers a vibrant beverage scene to complement its famous culinary creativity. There’s a nice variety of spots for every type of visitor, from a classic…

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