Whistler Was Calling Our Name

By Roberta Lasky Seattle, Vancouver and now our final destination, Whistler!  We were fortunate enough to stay at The Four Seasons. The strong American dollar afforded us the pleasure of reserving a top-notch suite for the price of a one-bedroom. We had dinner at the hotel’s in-house restaurant Sidecut for some excellent surf ‘n turf. […]

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Blowing Off Steam In Vancouver

By Roberta Lasky Our three-hour Amtrak Train ride from Seattle to Vancouver afforded us the opportunity to see the beautiful landscape along the way. After checking into the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre, we took a short walk over to Cactus Club Café on Davie Street in the Yaletown section of this charming city.  We had […]

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New Yorkers Find Nirvana In Seattle

By Roberta Lasky As our cross-country flight banked slowly on its final approach into Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, we thought it was a mirage rising slowly out of the blue sky. In reality, it was the magnificent snow-capped Mt. Rainier, towering impossibly high above the verdant Washington coastline. We arrived in Seattle this past July for […]

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A Small Glitch In My Colorado Vacation

By Jodi Baretz This past holiday weekend, I had an amazingly scenic trip to the mountains of Colorado. We first visited my favorite place in the country, Boulder, and enjoyed the foodie nature of the town, unlimited gluten-free options, great unique boutiques, hiking, a Red Rocks concert and more. Then it was off to Vail, […]

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Brand New Experiences in Newport, Rhode Island

  By Roberta Lasky On our third trip to Newport, Rhode Island, Hotel Viking on Bellevue Avenue was our home away from home for three nights over July 4th weekend.  This 80 year-old hotel has both a modern/boutique yet classic feel.  Our 300 sq. ft. room was quite oversized. (Usually the rooms are 150 sq. […]

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Dreams Come True In Cooperstown

By Bonnie Berg I can’t believe it’s already been a few weeks since we returned from Cooperstown, NY.  The last load of laundry has finally been folded and put away.  We are back to school and following our normal routines.  However, the memories made on this trip will last forever. My son’s baseball team worked […]

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