Press Release: Gatorama’s Alligator Hatching Festival is Scheduled for Aug. 21 – 29, 2021
- Solo Travel Girl
- August 8, 2021
Baby alligators are chirping, grunting, and snapping out of their shells this time of year and Gatorama’s 18th Annual Alligator Hatching Festival is Aug. 21 – 29. Attendees can hold and hatch alligator eggs in their hands at 10665 U.S. Highway 27 in Palmdale, Fla.Continue Reading
Did I Score Big on Concert Tickets From ScoreBig.com?
Did I score big on concert tickets from ScoreBig.com? Summertime means outdoor concerts and earlier this month, for one night I felt like a giddy teenager again (except for the beer in my hand). On a steamy Florida night I was dancing like a fool and singing at the top of my lungs as Def Leppard and KISS rocked the stage of the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds, thanks to ScoreBig.com.Continue Reading
Finding Old School Treasures and Pop Culture at Black Dog Salvage in Roanoke, Virginia
Given the choice of thrifting at a flea market or visiting a shopping mall, I’ll always choose the former. I was in my element browsing the aisles and piles of Black Dog Salvage during my spring visit to Roanoke, Va., seeking a treasure with personality to add to my home.Continue Reading
What Have You Damaged in a Hotel Room?
What have you damaged in a hotel room?? If it hasn’t happened to you already, someday it will. Oh, trust me.Continue Reading
Putting My Hot Air to Work With Glassblowing in Staunton, Va.
I huffed and puffed yet didn’t inhale while putting my hot air to work during a glassblowing session at Sunspots Studios in Staunton, Va. Receiving a consultation with a glassblower was like having a consultation with my hairstylist.Continue Reading
VIDEO: Sweet Reaction From Kids in Guatemala When They See Their Photos
There’s nothing more precious than a kid’s genuine smile. I met amazing people during last month’s trip to Guatemala with Clean the World to distribute recycled used hotel soap and educate people about the importance of hygiene. Although I (still) don’t speak Spanish, I was reminded of the power of a smile in communicating.Continue Reading
Memorial Day 2014 at the Sarasota National Cemetery
As I drove to Orlando, I thought it was appropriate to mark Memorial Day with a stop at the Sarasota National Cemetery.Continue Reading
Travel Gear Review: Naturalizer BZees Boardwalk Shoes Are Pillows for My Feet
My feet never knew life could be so good until I slipped on a pair of Naturalizer BZees Boardwalk shoes, the perfect travel shoe for my adventures.Continue Reading
Research Family Heritage on Ancestry.com then Plan Your Vacation
I recently read an article about what’s on people’s travel bucket list and “researching family heritage” was one of the top activities. Rather than visiting a travel planning site during your first step in planning a family heritage trip, give Ancestry.com a try. You may be surprised by what you find.Continue Reading