Washington, DC Day Trips: Great Destinations Within 100 Miles

We’ve been living in the Washington, DC area for the past 3 and 1/2 years. The city is packed with great things to do, as the Smithsonian is the world’s largest collection of free museums. DC also has a fantastic culinary scene that has nobly persisted¬† through tough Covid-19 times. For residents and those that…

Alex & Bell with masks in front of a mural a guy kissing a girl

Washington, DC to Niagara Falls: Road Trip Guide

Summer vacation and a road trip conjure up a feeling of freedom for many. However, following the superhighways to get from a to b as fast as possible may quickly squish that feeling of freedom. We’ve driven from Washington, DC to Niagara Falls many times, and have enjoyed wonderful destinations along the journey. We love…

View of horseshoe fall from the tower

Gettysburg: Things to do on a Visit

Written by Alex Kallimanis: Gettysburg is most famous for the epic US Civil War battle that sparked the Union’s victory over the Confederacy in 1863. This history is well documented in the small Pennsylvania town that attracts around 4 million visitors a year. Today Gettysburg is also receiving acclaim for its food and drink scene….

Alex and Bell at dusk on the Gettysburg battlefield