7 Great Things To Do In Bryson City, N.C.

Tubing in Deep Creek, Smoky Mountains National Park

Whether a mountain hike or tubing down a wilderness spring is your idea of the perfect outdoor getaway, there are plenty of fun things to do in Bryson City, N.C.  The Great Smoky Mountains are ideal for those on a quest for serenity, adventure, or a little of both. With the region’s natural beauty and thrilling outdoor activities to choose from, your family vacation or a girls’ trip is bound to be a success. Pamper Yourself By Staying at Lakeview at Fontana Staying at Lakeview at Fontana was Shangri-la for our group of girlfriends celebrating some of our “Medicare Birthdays.”  …

Whale over the water in Alaska Photo credit to Pixabay

7 Easy Steps to Prepare for a Princess Alaska Cruise

Grans On The Go’s travel group is taking a Princess Alaska Cruise! We’re just six months away from setting sail, and many of us are cruising for the first time. The information can be overwhelming, so I hope to point you in the direction to find what you’re looking for on the Princess.com website. Navigating the Princess Alaska Cruise Website 1. Set Up A “My Princess” Login If you haven’t already, establish your Princess.com login. After the initial setup, the Welcome Page will come up with your name and the Cruise Option you’ve already reserved. Booking Details with a confirmation …

Veteran’s Day Is a Time to Honor all Veterans

My father always felt that Veteran’s Day was a time to honor all veterans, not just “us old guys” as he would say. He was a U.S. Marine for 34 years and served in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. Every time someone thanked him for his service, he said,”Thank you, but be sure to thank the young men and women who are serving today.” Maybe he remembered being a 17-year old high school graduate entering the Marines during WWII. But I think it was who he was, turning attention to those he thought more deserving of thanks. He spoke at numerous …

Glacier National Park's Lake McDonald Offers Serenity at Dusk

Ride With Rosemary — Red Bus Tours In Glacier National Park

Historic Red Bus Tours are a perfect way to see Glacier National Park We were a little unsure what we would see on a foggy and rainy day in the mountains on our planned tour. But as soon as Jammer Karl greeted us for our Red Bus Tours in Glacier National Park, we knew we were in for a fabulous day.  Our four-hour tour traveling the Going-to-the-Sun Road was full of history, adventure, and entertainment, all within the comfort of this historic small bus. The vintage red buses are numbered, indicating the order in which they arrived in the park, …

Take a Family Tennis Vacation at an All-Inclusive Resort in Mexico

What could be more fun than going to an all-inclusive resort for your family tennis vacation? Choose the Grand Palladium Costa Mujeres, home of the Rafa Nadal Tennis Centre, and you’re sure to find the all-inclusive resort that suits the tennis players and vacation lovers in your family. With a family tennis vacation at the Grand Palladium, you’ll have everything you need in the Family Selection area, including your own “family butler,” known as a  family guide. Kids of all ages keep busy at this active all-inclusive resort in Mexico. Read about the resort here. The ultimate family tennis vacation …

Grand Velas Zen pool

Girlfriends or Couples Will Love This Luxury All-Inclusive in Mexico with a Peaceful Vibe

The peaceful refuge at Grand Velas Riviera Maya, an ultra-luxury all-inclusive in Mexico, is a perfect getaway for girlfriends. You’ll be treated to delectable food, specialty drinks, relaxing pools, and a superb spa experience. The resort has won numerous awards for top-level service and luxury accommodations, including AAA’s highest rating of Five Diamond since 2010. A Luxury All-Inclusive in Mexico in a Tranquil Setting The resort’s professional shuttle service meets you at the busy Cancun airport and whisks you away to a luxury all-inclusive in Mexico in Playa del Carmen. The Grand Velas Riviera Maya resort comes into view after …