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Travel Ghana – How to Survive as a Solo Woman in Accra

Travel Ghana – How to Survive as a Solo Woman in Accra

Travel Ghana – How to Survive as a Solo Woman in Accra By Elizabeth von Pier As a seventies-something woman, I spent five days alone in Accra, Ghana, Africa, even though I had been warned about the safety of the area in which I was staying. But this was an immensely gratifying trip with many memorable moments—thanks […]

Travel Arizona: Ideally Located – Gainey Suites Hotel

Travel Arizona: Ideally Located – Gainey Suites Hotel

Travel Arizona: Ideally Located – Gainey Suites Hotel Great Places to Stay in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA By Rusty Krause Whether you are joining a girlfriend for a sunshine getaway, vacationing with your husband or alone on business, Gainey Suites Hotel offers the ideal extended-stay lodging. Perfectly located near shops and restaurants, this unique, all-suite hotel takes pride […]

Piggy Excursion in The Bahamas

Piggy Excursion in The Bahamas

FEATURED PHOTO 2016: Piggy Excursion in The Bahamas By WAVEJourney During WJs Blount Small Ship Adventures cruise in The Bahamas, an optional excursion available to passengers was to see the wild pigs. These pigs that live on the uninhabited Big Major Cay island, part of the Exumas, ranged in size from piglets to huge, fully-grown […]

Travel Arizona: Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch

Travel Arizona: Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch

Travel Arizona: Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch Great Places to Stay in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA By Rusty Krause Framed against the majestic Arizona McDowell Mountains and set amidst flowering cactus in Scottsdale, Arizona is the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch. Based on Hyatt’s award-winning reputation, we expected our […]

Travel Arizona: Secluded Retreat – CopperWynd Resort and Club

Travel Arizona: Secluded Retreat – CopperWynd Resort and Club

Travel Arizona: Secluded Retreat – CopperWynd Resort and Club Great Places to Stay in Fountain Hills, Arizona, USA By Rusty Krause Framed by the majestic McDowell Mountains and the serenity of the Sonoran desert, CopperWynd Resort and Club is the ideal setting for a secluded retreat. This intimate destination resort in Fountain Hills, Arizona, is surrounded […]

Travel Ireland: Time Traveling to Cabra Castle

Travel Ireland: Time Traveling to Cabra Castle

Travel Ireland: Time Traveling to Cabra Castle By Barbara Dodge Going to Cabra Castle is like time traveling back to the 18th century. Located in Kingscourt in eastern Ireland, just an hour north of Dublin, this 4-star castle dates back to 1760. Decorated with meticulously preserved antiques, chandeliers and even a knight in shining armor, […]

Travel Arizona: Scottish Influences – Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

Travel Arizona: Scottish Influences – Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

Travel Arizona: Scottish Influences – Westin Kierland Resort & Spa Great Places to Stay in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA By Rusty Krause The culture and beauty of Arizona come alive at a unique resort nestled in the Scottsdale desert. The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa features 732 guest rooms, including 55 suites, and reveals dramatic panoramic […]

Travel USA: Florida’s Treasure Coast – Where Fun Doesn’t Cost a Fortune

Travel USA: Florida’s Treasure Coast – Where Fun Doesn’t Cost a Fortune

Travel USA: Florida’s Treasure Coast – Where Fun Doesn’t Cost a Fortune By Mary M. Silva While it may elicit thoughts of gemstones, the Treasure Coast is aptly named, as this sunny destination on Florida’s Atlantic border may just be the diamond-in-the-rough you’ve been seeking. From women-friendly golf facilities, to major and minor league baseball, […]

Travel New Mexico – Riverbend Hot Springs

Travel New Mexico – Riverbend Hot Springs

Travel New Mexico – Riverbend Hot Springs By Carolyne Whelan When we woke up outside Hatch, New Mexico, after our propane ran out during the night and the water in our dog’s bowl froze, my husband and I decided to treat ourselves to a cozy spot at the Riverbend Hot Springs. For $10 per person […]

Travel Thailand – Exploring Phuket During The King’s Birthday

Travel Thailand – Exploring Phuket During The King’s Birthday

Travel Thailand – Exploring Phuket During The King’s Birthday A Travelogue of a First Timer’s Visit to Phuket in December 2014 By Elizabeth von Pier This article is a compilation of Elizabeth von Pier’s travelogues – thus, it is written in the format of a daily diary. Her travel partners on this trip were her sister […]

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