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Louisiana Food Isn’t Just Cajun

A tip for the Louisiana, Creole, and Cajun food tour: if it seems too complex, just keep on eating. If there is one thing I learned during a journey through Louisiana, it's that I'm pretty sure Louisianans are the original foodies. Thanks to a long history, a unique…
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Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco

Unwinding at the Japanese Tea Garden San Francisco We couldn't do it all in San Francisco, but as is our way, we were willing to try. It was almost 3pm and we wanted to squeeze in one more thing on our list. Our guided tour of San Francisco…
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Luxury Travel Accessories For Summer

Be even more fabulous this summer with our favorite luxury travel accessories! Part of gearing up for summer travels literally means "gearing up."  Check out what's on our list of luxury travel accessories we're coveting for the upcoming season below. Kate Spade sunglasses Are we alone in noticing that we…
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Instagram of the Week: Santa Maria Maggiore, Italy

The #historic town of Santa Maria #Maggiore, #Italy near the border with #Switzerland is located in the #Vigezzo #Valley in the #Piedmont region. The surrounding area is sometimes called the “Valley of the painters." A range of leisure activities, from the #energetic to the #relaxing…
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PrAna Clothes for Travel #packprAna

Meeting the challenge of finding comfortable and chic travel clothes with sustainable fair trade clothing company, PrAna Being familiar with eco clothing company, PrAna, I knew that their website featured an assortment of incredibly fit-looking people. An otherworldly lot of individuals is to be found here – hanging 10…
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Huntington Beach State Park’s Atalaya

Atalaya at Huntington Beach State Park, SC: Archer and Anna Huntington's Castle by the Sea When I first laid eyes on Atalaya, it struck me as incongruent with everything I thought I knew about coastal South Carolina. I stood in the parking lot of Huntington Beach…
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Charleston Joggling Board History

Instagram of the week: Charleston Joggling Board History When wandering around Charleston’s #beautiful residential #neighborhoods, it won’t take long to spot a #jogglingboard. A “what?” you ask?  Usually constructed from longleaf pine, a joggling board is made of two wooden stands with a long  plank of wood…

Visiting Napa Wineries While Staying in Provence

When visiting Napa Wineries, Yountville's Maison Fleurie offers Provencal touches. When I was looking for a place to stay near the Napa wineries around Yountville, located in the central Napa Valley, I didn't think I'd be able to find something within our budget. I assumed the small…
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Pacsafe Citysafe 200 Review: My New Favorite Travel Purse

Review of the PacSafe Citysafe 200 travel purse I purchased a new travel purse for a recent trip, the Pacsafe Citysafe 200 (specifically, [easyazon_link keywords="Pacsafe Luggage Citysafe 200 Gii Handbag Black" locale="US" tag="tbelles-20"]Pacsafe Luggage Citysafe 200 Gii Handbag in Black[/easyazon_link]). My need for a new travel purse was…