Recommended Eats for a “Vacation Down at the Gulf of Mexico!”

With the summer in full swing, it’s not too late to embrace a little John Mellencamp and enjoy a vacation to the Gulf Coast.  A trip to the Mississppi Gulf Coast is not complete without oh-so-much good food.  There is no way to include all the great restaurants, but I wanted to share some of … More Recommended Eats for a “Vacation Down at the Gulf of Mexico!”

Sights to See in Madrid

Hola Madrid!  The largest city in Spain and the third largest city in the European Union, after London and Berlin, is fill with historical sites, art and history museums, sidewalk cafes and is even home to an Egyptian Temple. It is a beautiful city with something new to discover around every corner.       Useful Travel Books for Madrid: Lonely … More Sights to See in Madrid

Holy Toledo! A Daytrip in Spain’s First Capital City

Last week I returned from a family vacation to Spain.  One of the places we visited while there was the city of Toledo, Spain’s first capital city; which was an easy 30 minute train ride from Madrid, which was our home base for the vacation.  The oldest part of Toledo sits high on a hill, surrounded by … More Holy Toledo! A Daytrip in Spain’s First Capital City

A Crowley for A Day – Visiting Highclere Castle

As you are reading this, Downton Abbey has ended.  The series finale aired last night, and while Kristen and I cannot wait to discuss how the story of the Crowley family ended, today I want to share with you my own personal trip to “Downton Abbey”.  Watching Season 6 Episode 6 of Downton Abbey, where the family … More A Crowley for A Day – Visiting Highclere Castle