My parents are time share owners with Sheraton Vistana so they were able to use their week vacation at a Breezy Point condo. where we joined them for the long Memorial Day weekend. Settled in the heart of Minnesota, the Brainerd, Baxter, and Pequot Lakes area is home to countless lakes and activities offering a wide … Continue reading A weekend in lakes country Minnesota
I received a Facebook message today from a friend that I met the last time we were in Mexico. He lives in Mexico City with close to 9 million other people. To put that into perspective, fewer than one million people live in the entire state of North Dakota. Wow. I Googled a map of Mexico to … Continue reading Traveling Reinforces the Importance of Diversity
No need to brush up on your Spanish skills, pretty much everyone in Belize speaks English. While you will run across some residents who speak Spanish or Kriol, the official language of Belize is English. This alone makes Belize an accessible destination for those traveling from other English-speaking countries like the United States. American currency is … Continue reading Top Six Things to Know Before Traveling to Belize
Just today, news broke that an American man and his Canadian girlfriend were found dead in Belize. I was drawn to follow the story because we just traveled to Belize this year. But as soon as I started reading the comments posted on the article, I instantly regretted it.
There's nothing better than a fresh pineapple - and if you've struggled to cut one up, you're not alone. Here's how to cut up a pineapple easily and perfectly every time.
Honestly, I hadn't heard great things about Mazatlan before we decided to take a trip there. It was an impulse decision thanks to the great deal that was offered. (less than $1,000 for a week all-inclusive and flight from Fargo!) Lets be real - Mazatlan isn't the greatest place in Mexico - however the locals … Continue reading Is it safe to go to Mazatlan, Mexico?
We pulled up and I peered overboard, spotting large shadows slowly swimming along in the water. My fear turned to all out panic when the crew started tossing sardines overboard, bringing the sharks to the surface and showcasing their size.