Category Archives: Travel

The Parking Spot Takes The Hassle Out Of Airport Parking

The Parking Spot

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Parking Spot for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. There is something about summer that makes me want to travel. I love the feeling of heading to the airport, knowing that I am about to begin an adventure and make great memories. However,…

Happenstance Meetings #ConnectingFlights

Airplane in the clouds - © Shutterbas - Fotolia.com

As most of you already know, we love to travel as a family, and try to get away as often as we can.  Traveling can be very stressful at times though, especially when you miss a connecting flight.  Have you ever missed a connecting flight?  We have and I can tell you it’s …

Planning Our Dream Trip To Paris With Gogobot

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As you already know, we love to travel. We usually take a few road trips and we also try to plan a bigger vacation every year.  Figuring out where we want to go is not that easy though.  We have lots of ideas, but deciding on something that will fit our budget is …

Having a Royal Time at Dutch Wonderland

Dutch Wonderland entrance

While there are a number of amusement parks in Pennsylvania, a family that is planning to visit this beautiful state will not want to pass up the opportunity to visit Dutch Wonderland. Dutch Wonderland is a large amusement park based in Lancaster County and has more than thirty children’s rides, along with various food booths,…

What Families Can Expect At The Field Station Dinosaurs Attraction

Apatosaurus at Field Sation Dinosaurs

Does your child love dinosaurs? Then you should definitely take them to Field Station: Dinosaurs. Field Station: Dinosaurs is a family attraction that is fun for everyone. The work of artists, teachers and remarkable science make this world-class attraction come together perfectly for families. Anyone wishing to visit this unique attraction will find it to…

Family Fun At Cherry Crest Adventure Farm

Cherry Crest Adventure Farm entrance

During our trip to Lancaster County a few weeks ago, we visited Cherry Crest Adventure Farm. I think this was the highlight of our trip. There was so much to do there and we had so much fun as a family. Z.E.N. loved seeing  and feeding all the farm animals. Plus we had a blast…

Riding the Trains at Strasburg Railroad

This is the train we rode at Strasburg Railroad - Lancaster

Continuing on with our trip to Lancaster County, one of the highlights of our trip was visiting Strasburg Railroad and riding on one of their trains. This is one train you do not want to miss. The trains are beautifully restored and have been updated to include heat on those chilly fall or spring days…

Enjoy Scrumptious Food at Hershey Farm Restaurant In Lancaster County

Hershey Farm Restaurant

While we were in Lancaster, we had lunch at Hershey Farm Restaurant.  When we first heard of the place, we weren’t quite sure what to expect, but we still decided to check it out anyway. I am so glad we did, because the food at this restaurant is fantastic. They offer two different types of…

Our Stay at the Fulton Steamboat Inn

The fulton Steamboat Inn in Lancaster County PA

On our recent trip to Lancaster County, PA we decided to stay at the Fulton Steamboat Inn. We chose this particular hotel because: It had excellent reviews on TripAdvisor It was unique It’s location – it was close to all the other attractions we wanted to visit. The hotel is shaped like an actual old…

Things To See And Do In Lancaster County PA

Amish (mennonite) people riding their buggy

Last weekend, Phil, Z.E.N. and I took a trip to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Located about two and a half hours from our home in Central NJ, Lancaster County PA is home to one of the largest populations of Amish in the country. We had visited once before but Z.E.N was only 3 years old at…