Festivals & Family Fun

Halloween in Hoboken – It’s Spooktacular

From parades to pub crawls, Hoboken is the place to be on Halloween offering a plethora of activities for everyone to enjoy.  If there is one holiday this city on...

Signs you may be addicted to the Game of Thrones

I have to make a slight departure from my regular posts about travel to talk about the Game of Thrones.  After watching the season finale for Season 5, I felt...

Harry Potter Diagon Alley

A Visit to Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley at Universal Studios

There is no doubt that the big attraction at Universal Orlando is the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park.  In July 2014, Universal Orlando expanded the Wizarding World of...

The Budapest Christmas Fair: A small festive market with quality food and gifts

Quality food and gifts, small town charm, and a manageable market in the center of town The Budapest Christmas Fair is located in the center of town at Vörösmarty Square. ...

The Ultimate Guide to Europe’s Best Christmas Markets

Are you looking for a special way to get in the holiday mood this year?  Consider a trip to Europe to visit the historic Christmas markets.  From handmade crafts to...

Beer, Boobs and Brats – What to expect at Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany

Each September, beer lovers around the world unite in Munich gathering under large circus tents to drink supersized mugs of beer… all in the name of a 16-day festival called...