Dinner with a View

Who doesn’t love a delicious meal with a killer view? Perhaps it’s the weather that’s prompting me to write this article or it’s that I haven’t traveled in awhile. Either way, I compiled a list of the coolest, craziest restaurants from around the world that we just have to visit at some point in our…

10 Best Places for Afternoon Tea in London

Afternoon tea has been an English pastime since the early 1800’s. When visiting London, you must stop in for a “spot of tea” and dine on delicious scones, finger sandwiches and decadent desserts! I’ll admit, it’s not cheap but it’s an experience worth having. And hey, isn’t that what life’s all about? 1) The Landmark…

A Day in Dublin

A day in Dublin – What to do? by Nienke Krook from The Travel Tester Morning Start your day with the amazing little ‘Keoghs Cafe‘ (1 Trinity Street). They serve the best muffins I probably ever tasted and have a wide variety of teas an coffees to go with it. And pssst, they got WiFi…

10 Best Small Museums in Paris

1) Musée Carnavalet A mammoth’s molar; the chair in which Volatire died; Robespierre’s shaving dish. The collection of the Musée Carnavalet (the first municipal museum in Paris) documents the history of the city in the eclectic and eccentric way a museum about Paris should: through its everyday objects (there’s a gallery filled entirely with street…

Port Orchard, Washington

After spending a day in Seattle, my husband and I boarded a ferry to Port Orchard. My favorite author, Debbie Macomber, based her Cedar Cove series on her hometown. It’s actually filmed in British Columbia but all of the main points of interest in the series are from Port Orchard. To get there from Seattle,…

Seattle, Washington

My husband asked me if I wanted to go away for my birthday. Who am I to pass up a trip? I share a birthday with a friend of mine from grade school so I emailed her asking if she would be around that weekend. She and her husband live in Denver and I thought…