Posts by Angie


Last updated: 03/22/17There’s something special about being in the right place at the right time. On our recent trip to Puerto Rico, we were serendipitously in the right place at the right time on La Ruta del Lechon, an area in rural, mountainous Guavate known for its roadside restaurants that roast whole pigs. Although these restaurants are open on weekdays, we had heard that weekends are really where it’s at. On weekends...

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Last updated: 02/21/17Iceland is full of culinary gems and surprises, with a more dynamic and diverse food scene than we ever expected. From lunch in a greenhouse to our favorite hot dog stand, here we reveal our culinary “best of” list from our recent 10-day trip driving around the famous¬†Iceland Ring Road. Best Affordable Seafood Meal: Kaffivagninn in Reykjavik It’s not hard to find good seafood in Iceland, but...

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Last updated: 12/13/16When you think of Salt Lake City, you may think of mountains and Mormons, but you probably don’t think of genealogical research. But Salt Lake City is home to the Family History Library, the largest genealogical library in the world. This library is part of a 10-acre complex known as Temple Square that houses buildings owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Whether you’ve never even...

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Last updated: 12/13/16When visiting an area with such natural beauty like the Finger Lakes, you might not think about spending time indoor at museums- especially with the area’s reputation as a grape-growing region with tons of wineries. But as we found out during our recent visit, you can only drink so much wine, and sometimes the weather just doesn’t cooperate. We ended up spending a good amount of time in several of the...

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Last updated: 12/13/16For those who know me, you should know that I love chocolate. My addiction has little to no limits and when I visit a country known for its chocolate, I’ll go all out. In knowing this, it should be no surprise that our recent trip to Ecuador ended up with us trying over 20 chocolate bars during our exploration of the country. After trying some of the country’s best, we also purchased another 50 to...

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