Quick Hands or No Hands! Fun at Gator Country Beaumont

If you are looking for some unusual family fun in the Beaumont area, then look no farther than Gator Country! Where else could you go and actually wade with gators? What is Gator Country? It’s a 15 acre alligator preserve just off I-10 in Beaumont. Gator Country is a unique experience that is exciting for…

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Beaumont – Plaza

Karli and I had the pleasure of spending a staycation night at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Beaumont – Plaza. The hotel is located at 3950 I-10 S. at Walden Road. The location is perfectly located next to several restaurants and across the street from Tinseltown Cinemark movie theater. Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites is…

Hampton Inn & Suites Port Arthur

Hotels are not only for travel. They are also the best place to find rest and relaxation close to home. This weekend Karli and I had the opportunity to stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites located at 7660 Memorial Boulevard in Port Arthur. Our stay was part of a local staycation. We are visiting…

Museum of the Gulf Coast

  The Museum of the Gulf Coast is located on Procter Street in Port Arthur. It chronicles the history and achievements of the Texas/Louisiana Gulf Coast Region from Houston to New Orleans. The outstanding facility boasts 39,000 square feet of display space over two floors and a classroom on a third floor. The Museum of…

Summer 2017

  Karli & I have a very exciting summer coming up and we are so thrilled to share all of our upcoming adventures with you! We start our travels close to home to take a look a few often forgotten local treasures. We will be visiting Beaumont, Port Arthur, and Orange to cover such attractions…

Four Points by Sheraton Bourbon Street

  Four Points by Sheraton Bourbon Street New Orleans We found ourselves lucky enough to be in New Orleans for Wizarding World Comi-Con in January. The stay was last minute and we needed a hotel close to all the action. I went with my daughter and two of her friends and we found the perfect…

Disney’s Coronado Springs Disney’s Resort Review

    Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort is a moderate level resort located at 1000 West Buena Vista Drive in Lake Buena Vista. Coronado Springs was Disney’s first moderate resort and the only one to feature a convention center. It is the most stunningly appointed of the moderates and many feel that…

Disney’s Pop Century Resort Review

  Disney’s Pop Century Resort Disney’s Pop Century Resort is part of Disney’s “value” resort collection. It is located at 1050 Century Drive in Lake Buena Vista, near the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex and across from Disney’s Art of Animation Resort. Disney’s Pop Century Resort The resort is huge and has ten buildings…

Hotel Alto London

 Hotel Alto   The final three nights of our London adventure we stayed at Hotel Alto, the hotel we booked with the package through Travelocity. The hotel is located in Ilford, which is a 20 minute train ride outside of central London. The payoff for the inconvenience of the location is PRICE! This is a…