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 …

Girlfriend Trip to Nashville's Bobby Hotel Rooftop

Top 10 Reasons To Love Girlfriend Trips

There’s nothing like traveling to a new place on a girlfriend trip. Good friends, new friends, sisters, and sisters-in-law make great companions. The group can be large or small, but by the time you get back home to the demands of life, you’ll feel refreshed. Depending on the type of trip you take, you MIGHT even be more rested! We all love our families.  At this point in our lives, many of us will gush over telling you about our grandchildren. But a balance in life is always good, and getting away on a girlfriend trip can be just the …

The Best Wine Tasting in Tuscany is part of a Slow Travel Experience

The view is a vista of rolling hills filled with grape vines turning yellow and rust in front of me and of a Renaissance villa behind me.  My plan to offer a review of  The Best Wine Tasting in Tuscany looks simple enough, but to do the actual experience justice is another task altogether. Slow Travel Our group of three girlfriends has been with Arianna and Alessio of KM Zero Tours for a little more than a day now. Our guides are professionals who have easy-going, understated demeanors. They treat us like old friends, embracing us, making us comfortable from …