Beach

Top 5 Beach Destinations to Escape the Winter and Tips to Get You There

We recently met up with travel bloggers Diana and Hope of MVMT Travel Beyond Bounds at The NY Times Travel Show.  As part of our Escape the Winter campaign this week we interviewed Diana and Hope about their top 5 beach destinations to escape the winter and tips to get you there.

What to do in Gulfport, Mississippi

When I was in New Orleans in October I decided to take a short day-trip to Mississippi while Albert was working.  I had done some research leading up to the trip but couldn’t make up my mind on where to go so I decided to just drive along the Gulf Coast until I found a place I liked. After a scenic hour and a half drive, the white sandy beaches of Gulfport beckoned me to stay. Mississippi’s second largest city was the perfect place to stop for the day.

3 Hotels You Must Stay In

Over the years Carrie and I have stayed in a lot of hotels, some average, and others superb and beyond our expectations. Finding a gem of a hotel can turn a good trip into an amazing trip.  Here are 3 hotels you must stay in based on uniqueness of the property, quality and comfort of the hotel and the room, and unexpectedly stunning views and excellent locations, all aspects that enhance your stay.