Throw Back Thursday – Polar Bear Capital

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Churchill, Manitoba, Canada — We were standing in line waiting to pay for an order of poutine when the guy behind the counter at Gypsy’s turned to my teenage daughter and said, “Do me a favor.” Before she could respond, he handed her his cell phone. “When they answer, tell them their order is ready,” and without hesitation, he headed to the dining room to deliver food. Read more HERE

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Where to Linger Longer – AutoCamp Russian River

AutoCamp Russian River is the hands down winner when it comes to a unique way to weekend in Sonoma County wine country. Located a few minutes drive from downtown Guerneville, accommodations include 23 custom-designed Airstream trailers, and from April through October, 10 luxury tents. Watch the video below to take a spin through their shiny Airstreams. Continue reading Where to Linger Longer – AutoCamp Russian River

Travel Tuesday – 4 Unique Places to Stay in Quebec, Canada

Canada’s a massive country, and that means there’s a plenty to do and see, especially in its less-visited regions. A few hours north of Québec City, you’ll find the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean area. Quebecers have done a good job of keeping it a secret, but if you’re looking for some cool spots to spend the night, this Canadian territory is waiting to wow you.  Read more HERE

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Pretty Places Friday – Free Outdoor Art Along the Danube

Europe and art go hand in hand — especially when you’re visiting the iconic cities on the Danube river. We recently took the AmaWaterways Melodies of the Danube river cruise and found that art has a way of popping up all along the river when you least expect it. You don’t even have to step into a museum. Here’s what you’ll see… HERE Continue reading Pretty Places Friday – Free Outdoor Art Along the Danube

Throw Back Thursday – Madrid with Kids

Madrid, like most of Spain, comes alive at night. It’s when the locals come out to play, and it’s not uncommon to see a family with young children headed to dinner at 10p.m. With full stomachs we made our way to Puerto del Sol. Madrid’s central square, Puerto del Sol provides the young and old with hours of entertainment. Read about it all HERE.

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Unforgettable Hotels – Le Monastere des Augustines – Quebec

For centuries, Augustinian sisters have called the historic site home, but facing declining numbers, the monastery was restored and adapted to offer hotel accommodations, opening its doors to guests in August 2015.

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