Long Weekend

Day Trip: Gettysburg, PA

Despite Gettysburg, PA being scarcely an hour from my house, I had no idea what to expect.  I was obviously familiar with  President Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address and knew the town held a pivotal role during the Civil War, but beyond that, I wasn’t sure. ...

Road Trip: Nemacolin Woodlands Resort and Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands

  Maybe it’s just me, but every time I think about an East Coast vacation resort, I am immediately transported to the year 1987 and the movie, (a-hem) I mean, classic Dirty Dancing.  Now, that I have returned from my weekend, I can report that I did...

A Weekend in Reykjavik, Iceland: A Sample 3-day Itinerary

  An hour or two shorter flying time than to other destinations in Europe makes Reykjavik the ideal location to spend a long weekend. Spend three days exploring the otherworldly landscape of Iceland, reminiscent of the desolate slopes of the Scottish Highlands...