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Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
So this is a chain of complexes where, according their marketing, the goal is to “merge genuin…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Time marches on, but fortunately we look back over our shoulder every now and again to make sure…
This review was featured on Sunday August 27th, 2017
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Charles City, Virginia, USA
John Tyler’s Sherwood Forest is one of those many jewels off the beaten path. There is no dou…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
A fun eatery which looks deceptively like a chain, but is apparently independently owned with th…
Cheap "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
As we neared our hotel in Charlottesville I tasked my sister to find a lunch spot. After googli…
Expensive "Hotels & Accommodations" in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
Another pleasant Holiday Inn Express experience. The expectation is for no bumps and the Willia…
Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Mount Vernon, Virginia, USA
Not the greatest dining experience of your life, but the Mount Vernon Inn will supply a fair mea…
This review was featured on Thursday July 27th, 2017
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Mount Vernon, Virginia, USA
If you endeavor to witness Presidential homes, it seems inconceivable to leave Mount Vernon off …
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Lititz, Pennsylvania, USA
Lititz Springs Park is delightfully set beside an old train station and they have capitalized up…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA
James Buchanan seems to be in a spirited contest with Warren G. Harding for worst US President e…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Lititz, Pennsylvania, USA
The old brick factory housing the Wilbur Chocolate Company in Lititz has been a landmark my enti…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Marion, Ohio, USA
My impromptu visit was well timed. The first thing I learned after entering the office to purch…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Mentor, Ohio, USA
The main offering of this charming establishment is providing supplies to folks brewing beer or …
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Mentor, Ohio, USA
The inspiration for visiting Lawnfield, the presidential home of James Garfield, was his biograp…
This review was featured on Thursday September 28th, 2017
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Cleveland, Ohio, USA
There is an exquisite chapel located on the grounds of Lake View Cemetery for conducting burial …
Very cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Mentor, Ohio, USA
A pleasant state park if you are seeking a beach day. Hugging the southern shores of Lake Erie,…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Cleveland, Ohio, USA
An enormous final resting place, Lake View Cemetery sprawls over almost 300 acres within the cit…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Grand River, Ohio, USA
There should be no surprises from the moment you glimpse the exterior of Pickle Bills. If you h…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Cleveland, Ohio, USA
There are several reasons why the Garfield Memorial at Lake View Cemetery is a remarkable site. …
Expensive "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
An elegant gastropub and relative newcomer to downtown Indianapolis, you may be surprised to lea…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Not many folks realize there is another Rodin Museum beyond Paris. I am here to share it is ali…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
I am fairly certain there is not a town on our earth that does not have an Irish pub. Of course…
This review was featured on Monday April 24th, 2017
Average priced "Hotels & Accommodations" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
A decent lodging option if your focus is destinations or events around Penn’s Landing in Phila…
Average priced "Nightlife & Entertainment" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
The original Fillmore opened in San Francisco in 1965 and is revered as a mecca of modern music.…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Among a fantastic collection of eateries in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood, Sancho Pisto…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in La Verkin, Utah, USA
I was favorably impressed with the atmosphere and selection of goodies offered when I popped in …
This review was featured on Monday June 26th, 2017
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Springdale, Utah, USA
Hiking the Emerald Pools trail in Zion National Park during the off season certainly compels one…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Springdale, Utah, USA
Another easy gambol in Zion National Park, the Riverside Walk is a paved pathway at the very end…
Cheap "Sights & Attractions" in Kanab, Utah, USA
One does not tire of the pretty reddish pink tints of Navajo sandstone around these parts. Much…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Kanab, Utah, USA
One of two Mexican restaurants we spotted in Kanab. We initially passed on Nedra’s because a …