Germany Here We Come!!!!

We are off again. This time we are headed to Bavaria, Germany for an amazing two-week holiday. We are staying at Edelweiss Lodge and Resort, which is a resort for Active- Duty Military serving in the Euro-Command. We were so excited that we are eligible to stay. We flew from Southampton, England to Munich, Germany. … Continue reading Germany Here We Come!!!!

Scotland: Part 6

  Our next morning in Scotland was Christmas Eve and it started out a little bit more relaxed than the last couple of days. We lounged around the flat and took our time heading out. Our plans for the day centered on visiting the Edinburgh Christmas Market. We wanted to last late into the evening … Continue reading Scotland: Part 6

Scotland: Part 5

Our first morning in Edinburgh was beautiful. We had big plans for the day and were excited to get out of the flat and explore the city. Our plans for the day included visiting the Royal Mile and then heading into Edinburgh Castle where we had Christmas Lunch booked. Our flat was in Leith and … Continue reading Scotland: Part 5

Scotland: Part 4

The morning after our adventure to Islay, we were exhausted. We packed up the hotel room and headed out to explore more of Dumbarton. We were planning on visiting a local castle but decided against it and proceeded to drive to our next location in Edinburgh. The traffic was heavy heading into Edinburgh due to … Continue reading Scotland: Part 4

Scotland Part 3: Visiting Islay

On the morning of our second full day in Scotland we took a day trip to the island of Islay. We woke up about 6 am and headed on a 90-mile drive through the mountains and along the coast to the ferry Port Kennacraig. Our goal was to get the first ferry to Port Ellen. … Continue reading Scotland Part 3: Visiting Islay

Disneyland Part 4: It’s Our Last Day

So instead of waiting 3 months to post our last day from visiting Disneyland last year, how about 6 months?  I'm so sorry for the delay but posting the last day means the trip is really over and of course that makes me sad.  This trip was amazing, not because it was to Disneyland, but … Continue reading Disneyland Part 4: It’s Our Last Day

Feature Resort- Port Orleans Riverside

Recently I wrote a blog for Fairytale Adventures Travel Agency about my favorite resort at Walt Disney World.  Please follow and like Fairytale Adventures Travel Agency on Facebook here for all the latest travel news. Port Orleans Riverside is a resort that invokes the southern charm of Louisiana and days gone by.  Nestled along the Sassagoula River … Continue reading Feature Resort- Port Orleans Riverside

Using the London Pass: Day 2

Our second day in London focused on more site-seeing!  We were definitely playing tourist on this trip to London.  We used our second day on our London Pass and headed out to explore the town! Since we stayed in an excellent location at the foot of Westminster Bridge (you can read my review of our … Continue reading Using the London Pass: Day 2

Packing for a short trip to London

Traveling in Europe with a family of five is not for the faint of heart.  It takes planning and precision that I have never had while traveling back in the states.  In the states if we had decided to take a short adventure (approximately 3 nights away), I would have had the kids packed and taken … Continue reading Packing for a short trip to London

Disneyland Part 3- Time to head to the One and Only the Original Disneyland

Finally on the morning of Day 3 it was time to head to my favorite park ever.  Disneyland.  Disneyland is my favorite park for many reasons.  It is the first park I ever remember visiting back when I was 7 years old. Flashback to good old Spring 1987.  It holds so many memories for me … Continue reading Disneyland Part 3- Time to head to the One and Only the Original Disneyland