Southern Connecticut Beach Review

Despite everything happening with the coronavirus pandemic, 2020 has been a great year for beach relaxation — the weather has been perfect, and our town of Fairfield has done a great job in making sure the local beaches are well-maintained and litter-free. I’ve compiled a list of beaches and gear that I’ve liked this year,Continue reading “Southern Connecticut Beach Review”

Lake Placid Itinerary with Kids

Last week, our family had the chance to spend six days in Lake Placid, NY! We had a wonderful time — abbreviated itinerary below, followed by photos: Itinerary Day 1 Arrive at Hampton Inn Lake Placid, explore boardwalk around Mirror Lake Day 2 Explore High Falls Gorge, go paddleboarding Day 3 Explore the Wild WalkContinue reading “Lake Placid Itinerary with Kids”

2018 Caribbean All-Inclusive Resort Search

At present, our family is in the process of finding a place to go for vacation. Last year, we had the opportunity to go to Turks and Caicos (see above photo) after finding a great deal and had a fantastic time. This year, we want to find something great as well. Our criteria are: 6Continue reading “2018 Caribbean All-Inclusive Resort Search”

Great Britain 2-Week Itinerary with Toddlers

Last month, I had the opportunity to go to Europe for two weeks with my wife, two kids, and my in-laws. It was an amazing vacation, but it took a lot of preparation, especially given that we had two kids who were still in diapers. Although I wouldn’t say the trip was easy, it wasContinue reading “Great Britain 2-Week Itinerary with Toddlers”

Cliffs of Moher Trip Review

Last week, we had the chance to go to the amazing Cliffs of Moher, located on the western side of Ireland. We initially thought about doing this trip through a coach bus via Viator, but eventually decided to do a private tour through Kennedy and Carr. Initially, we weren’t sure whether the cost of doingContinue reading “Cliffs of Moher Trip Review”

Guinness Storehouse Review

Ever since moving to Boston for residency, I’ve always loved stout beers. I was initially hooked on stouts when my friends and I used to hang out at an Irish pub near my apartment in Beacon Hill, and since then I’ve always claimed Guinness as my favorite beer. Since residency, I’ve tried many different kindsContinue reading “Guinness Storehouse Review”

Courtlough Shooting Grounds Review

Last week, my wife and I had the pleasure of going to the Courtlough Shooting Grounds in Balbriggan Ireland. For our wedding anniversary, we wanted to do something fun and exciting — my wife had previously mentioned that she wanted try out either falconry or clay pigeon shooting when she was in Ireland, and andContinue reading “Courtlough Shooting Grounds Review”

Turks and Caicos

Our family just came back from a wonderful stay in Turks and Caicos at the all-inclusive resort Alexandra. We had a great day and really enjoyed the food, the people, and the amazing white sand beaches some photos are included below. Wish we could come back!