Archive for Hotels & Resorts

Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island [AAA Four Diamond]

Live it up at this Lowcountry resort on the South Carolina Coast that has won the AAA Four Diamond Award for 23 straight years. By Hope S. Philbrick When rain dampens your beach vacation plans, it [...]

Francis Marion Hotel

Stay on King Street in Historic Downtown Charleston, South Carolina. By Hope S. Philbrick Though I’ve never lived in an apartment in historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina, my most recent visit gave me a glimpse at [...]

Westin Jekyll Island

Stay in luxury in the heart of Jekyll Island, Georgia. By Hope S. Philbrick There are many reasons to adore Georgia’s Jekyll Island. Westin Jekyll Island is just one of them. One of the state’s Golden [...]

CreekFire Motor Ranch

New upscale campground in Savannah, Georgia. Don’t own a camper or a tent? No problem! CreekFire has cabins, too. By Hope S. Philbrick To haul his product samples around, my dad drove a Winnebago for many [...]

Solis Two Porsche Drive

Sleep, Eat & Drive. Upscale destination near the Atlanta airport. By Hope S. Philbrick “Lots of flights have been cancelled,” said the woman while pouring ice water into my glass. Though Atlanta, Georgia, is home to the [...]

Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta

North of Atlanta, South of Charlotte, Center of Southern Hospitality. By Hope S. Philbrick Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta, recently treated to a $2.6 million renovation makeover, brings several initiatives and innovations to the Atlanta area that were [...]

Hyatt Zilara Cancun

Hyatt Zilara is an adults-only, all-inclusive resort located on the widest stretch of beach in Cancun’s hotel zone. 21 Plus Salute! By Chris Chamberlain When trying to get away from it all, I’m a big fan [...]

15+ Date Night Ideas in Covington, Georgia

Covington, Georgia does not suck…despite what you may have heard about its vampires. By Hope S. Philbrick One trip to Covington, Georgia, and my husband and I are binge-watching “The Vampire Diaries” like a couple of [...]

Candlelight Forest Treehouses

Reach new heights of glamping in Chickamauga, Georgia By Hope S. Philbrick Enjoy genuine romantic privacy—a real feeling of “getting away from it all”, without compromising on essentials like a real mattress and a flushing toilet—surrounded [...]

Fit & Fun at IBEROSTAR

IBEROSTAR focuses on guests’ whole well-being. By Chris Chamberlain I’m a big fan of all-inclusive resorts and cruises. When I’m on vacation, as opposed to the frequent travel I do for my job, I don’t want to [...]

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