Category Archives: Quirky Travel

Moon Palace Golf Resort and Spa, Cancun, Mexico – Review

Last summer, I had the chance to visit the Moon Palace Golf Resort and Spa in Cancun as part of a press trip. I shared the story of swimming with whale sharks, but my post about the resort ended up on Family Travel Magazine. I think about this trip often, partially because it was such…

#TravelDreams–Sacred Mayan Journey, Cozumel, Mexico

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Every so often, I get travel pitches or see articles about really cool or interesting travel experiences. Obviously, I can’t experience all of these first hand, but I still want to be able to share them with you. Last year, I had the chance to visit the Moon Palace Resort in Cancun as part of…

North Fork Wine Country–Family Time or Romance?

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The North Fork of Long Island features gems for both adults and kids. Plus, it’s an easy weekend trip from Boston.

A Tour of the New Boston LEGOLAND Discovery Center (with a Giveaway!)

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Our review and overview of the LEGOLAND Discover Center Boston located in Assembly Row, Somerville.

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Roller Coaster Comes to Disney World

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Video footage, sneak-peek pictures, and an overview of the new Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Roller Coaster in the Magic Kingdom.

Some Quirky Disney World Magic

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A Quirky Night in New Fantasyland at Walt Disney World

Celebrate Valentine’s Day as a Family on the Odyssey in Boston (Giveaway)

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Do you do anything special as a family for Valentine’s Day? Do you get them treats or gifts? Have dinner as a family? I’ll admit… I’m not all that great about celebrating Valentine’s Day. I’m often out of town traveling for work and it’s not always easy to find something that’s kid-friendly. If you’re in…

Boston Ballet’s Nutcracker–Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice

Last year, LadyBug and I were treated to a tour of the Nutcracker Suite at the Ritz-Carlton in Boston. We were both captivated by the magic of it (it even inspired one of our Christmas presents that year), but I had context and LadyBug did not. The tutus, Nutcracker and giant bear were all just…

A Christmas Story, The Musical: A Family Review

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A family review of A Christmas Story, The Musical at the Citi Wang theatre in Boston.

Sending Love and Support to the People of the Philippines

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I was not particularly well-traveled as a young person. By my mid-twenties, I hadn’t crossed the middle of the United States and I had never left the country. My first foray into international travel was a 5-day trip to Paris with friends, done on the spur of the moment. So, when it came time for…