8 facts about Philadelphia’s Mural Arts Program

Philadelphia greets tens of millions of visitors each year. And it is no wonder. This amazing city boasts perhaps more American history than any other US city. Also, Travel and Leisure in 2018, called the City of Brotherly Love, the “Best Food City on the East Coast Right Now.” Plus,…

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What to do in Memphis over a long weekend

Memphis Trolley

I have to admit that I was less excited about visiting Memphis when I was accepted to attend BlogHouse.  Don’t get me wrong, I was delighted that the organizers accepted my application. And no matter how lukewarm I might be about a destination,  I wouldn’t turn down a trip. But…

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10 things you don’t know about tijuana

While you may have an image in your mind of Tijuana, there are things you likely have all wrong about this city. Let’s face it the picture painted by the media and Hollywood of Tijuana can be grim. In many ways, this is simply inaccurate.  Tijuana is no longer a…

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Where to eat and sleep in Valle De Guadalupe

Seemingly overnight, Valle de Guadalupe, Baja’s Wine Country has exploded on the scene with some amazing places to eat, sleep and sample the local wine. Commonly known as “Valle,” the region is located just two hours south of San Diego in Baja California, Mexico. Valle is easily accessible from both…

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2 awesome FREE graffiti tours in Valparaiso Chile

Valpo Cows

If you love street art you are going to lose your mind over Valparaiso Chile. This gritty city visited by cruise lines on their South America cruises is worth a closer look. Take a tour during a shore excursion or grab your map and do a self-guided tour of Cielo Abierto if you have more time.

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