Category: Destination Reviews

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Airbnb Property Review – Rome, Italy

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For more information check out our Advertising Disclosure.   Over the past few weeks both Mr. TT and I were both trekking our ways through Europe. Although we did meet up during the last part...

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[Hotel Review] Berggasthaus Aescher (Aescher Guesthouse)

Update 4/1/17: The Aescher Guesthouse is no longer accepting overnight visitors, but you can still enjoy a meal after your hike (or tram ride).  The remote Berggasthaus Aescher – Wildkirchli mountain guesthouse located in Switzerland is a must visit. Yes, this is one of the often touted “50 places you must visit before you die” that you have probably seen floating...

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[Destination Review] One World Trade Center Observatory

Another bird’s eye view of New York City opened on Friday. The brand new One World Observatory, on floors 100, 101 and 102 of the iconic One World Trade Center, offers panoramic views of the city from more than 1,250 feet up. I went on day two and the lines were surprisingly quick in comparison to some of the other observatories...

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[Trip Review] Lake Tahoe Travel Tips

Mrs. TT and I visited Tahoe last winter for our first time. We didn’t know what to expect and the whole area exceeded our expectations. The lake is incredibly beautiful and when we visited in January ’15 the weather was in the mid-50’s and crowds were very quiet. We met up with three other couples for a friend’s birthday and rented...

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[Trip Review] Vieques, Puerto Rico

Vieques, Puerto Rico is one of my favorite Caribbean island destinations. Most people have never heard of the island and it’s not surprising. Up until 2003, the island was a United States Naval base and since then commercialization has been slow. The lack of commercialization is exactly what Mrs. TT and I love about the island; amazing beaches, small crowds,...

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American Travel Guide to Cuba

American travel to Cuba is a popular topic of conversation. Americans are curious about the small Caribbean country, which to many remains shrouded in mystery. Discussions with friends and colleagues revealed very few people understand the recent changes in travel regulations with many people believing that tourism is already allowed. While diplomatic ties are on the mend between the United...