Historic Requa Inn

Sometimes a hotel is just a hotel, and other times you can’t wait to go back. The Historic Requa Inn (pronounced Rek-wah) is located above the Klamath River, just before it enters the Pacific Ocean. This 100+-year-old inn is the perfect spot to make home-base to explore the wilds of Northern California, both ocean side […]

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One Night in Tampa

If you only have one night in this city on the bay, Tampa Bay, book it for Bern’s Steakhouse. Save your pennies to splurge on this well worth the money treat and come hungry… very, very hungry. And I’m serious about having the reservation, probably at least a month out, mine was 3+ months out. […]

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Winter Wonderland aka Whistler, Canada

A few days in British Columbia was just the ticket to celebrate and play in full on winter. I love everything about a great ski village, including the cold. Whistler delivers a classic experience linking three wonderful villages (Whistler, Blackcomb, and Olympic Village) together with easy, scenic walking paths. The two-hour scenic, Sea to Sky […]

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The Coastal Redwoods – Day Two

This turned out to be my favorite day for Redwoods – the stretch from Cave Junction, Oregon down to the town of Klamath, California on the Pacific Ocean and the Klamath River.  Next time, I think I’ll spend a week right here. There are hiking trails for all levels, including those only requiring a few […]

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Chalk Art & Pot Pies

What to do on a beautiful Fall day? Head to Chalktoberfest!  Great art in the park and beer. What could be better? Oh wait, it’s Sunday.  At our, house that means Sunday dinner at 6:00.  What to do, not to fret, Paul’s Pot Pies is right off of the Marietta Square.  Two frozen pot pies: one […]

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One Flew South

Yep, this bird flew south and stayed but that’s for a different day. One Flew South is the best place to grab a glass of wine at Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).  I don’t know why people beeline for their gate and sit when there is so much to see, do and eat at this […]

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