Castillo de San Marcos sits in the Historic District of St Augustine, on the water and within reach of all the Ancient City offers. It sits on the Western shore of the Matanzas Bay, and is lauded as the city’s most popular attraction. We highly recommend you spend a few hours here, and this is what you need to know before you go!
I knew that the Fountain of Youth had to be one of our stops when visiting St Augustine – the mystery, the intrigue…the romanticism of exploration and healing waters… Is this really Ponce de Leon’s Fountain of Youth? Hardly. But is … Read More
We’ve been wanting to visit St. Augustine, Florida for a long time. While we do consider ourselves pretty experienced Florida travelers, this historic, landmark location continued to elude us. We finally did it, and it was well worth the wait. Here are three reasons to stay at the newly opened Embassy Suites St. Augustine Beach Oceanfront Resort.
Whether you are an avid skier, looking to learn, or just want to play in the snow, Beech Mountain Ski Resort is a perfect ‘snow’cation. And best of all it’s drivable from most major cities in the Southeast. So don’t … Read More
Although many think of the mountains in North Carolina as a wintertime getaway, more and more folks are heading to Beech Mountain NC in the warmer months, for hiking and mountain biking, as well as the gorgeous views. While we adore … Read More
Each time we go to Beech Mountain, NC, we stay somewhere new. During the winter months if there is natural snow, all the resorts offer enough room to build snowmen, have a snowball fight and generally play outside. No matter … Read More
Although I stay at different places when I go to Beech Mountain, I tend to eat at the same restaurants. Maybe that means I’ve already discovered the best locations, or maybe it just means I’m a creature of habit. Either … Read More