Follow scenic Ocean Drive and you’ll find the historic Castle Hill Inn overlooking Narragansett Bay. Back in 1875, Alexander Agassiz of Harvard University, in need of a summer cottage chose this beautiful and then-private beach. Today his summer getaway has been transformed into a world class inn, welcoming travelers from around the world and housing a Forbes 4-star restaurant, The Dining Room. [Read more…]
When you think of Newport, visions of sailing, lobster rolls, Gilded Age mansions, and rocky coastlines come to mind. These are all great, but there is so much more to experience in this seafaring town. For a true Rhode Island experience, you must do these nine things, but prepare yourself for a wicked good time. [Read more…]
Imagine majestic Oak trees draped in Spanish moss, lovely historic plantations, and soul-soothing seascapes. This beautiful vision can become your reality on South Carolina’s Hammock Coast. Home to the famous Pawleys Island Hammock Company, these hand-woven hammocks are a signature way to relax along this stretch of coastline. Travelers come here to unwind and recharge. Looking for some downtime of my own, I hit the road to this Southern coast known for peaceful ambiance and a slower pace.
Nestled in the secluded Boynton Canyon, Enchantment Resort is an exquisite destination to be experienced even if just for a meal out. One of our family’s traveling traditions is dining out for Sunday brunch. From a handful of restaurants at Enchantment Resort, we chose Che-Ah-Chi for this installment of our brunch tradition. As it turned out, this particular Sunday happened to be Easter. [Read more…]
My fourteenth floor oceanfront balcony affords me a beautiful view of puffy white clouds floating over the Gulf’s emerald waters. This beautiful seascape and white sandy beach are at the same time calming yet exciting me to get out and enjoy all that the Hilton Sandestin has to offer. Not long after check-in, I can tell this resort will be perfect for a girl’s getaway especially a bachelorette-themed trip – Florida Gulf Coast style!