Scott O'Hanlon, Waterfront Beach Resort

Scott O’Hanlon, Waterfront Beach Resort: Ten Questions

Huntington Beach, California, also known as Surf City USA, is home to the Waterfront Beach Resort, a popular Hilton Hotel and landmark in Orange County. After watching the resort being built, local surfer Scott O’Hanlon went in and asked for a job and soon found himself starting a new career in the hotel business. HeRead More

10 cent coffee in Foley, Alabama

Cheapest Cup of Coffee in America found on a Deep South Road Trip

“Yes! Overpriced coffee.” … “That’s 37 dollars.” … “Wa-ha! Awesome!” When Emmet gets excited about paying way too much for a cup of coffee in The Lego Movie it’s one of those moments where the adults laugh louder than the kids (while wondering just how long it will be until they’re really paying that muchRead More

Fall In Love with LA | Adventures All Around

Los Angeles: Travel Tips for Falling in Love with LA

… This post is brought to you by Emirates … When I think of Emirates destinations like Dubai, London and Sydney are the first to spring to mind. But with more than 3,000 flights out of Dubai every week the airline does of course go to quite a few other places around the world, includingRead More

Ace Hotel Palm Springs during Coachella

Ace Hotel Palm Springs for Coachella review

It may seem like my first Coachella was only yesterday, but somehow it’s that time of year again… time for music lovers to go back to the desert for one of the greatest festivals on the planet. Where to stay can be a bit of a challenge. For my friends and I last year TheRead More

Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo

The Little Alabama Zoo That Could

Just outside a small town in Alabama, there’s a little zoo that I fell in love with. A little zoo that you don’t have long to see in it’s original location before it moves to a new home. The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo started as an animal park in 1989, but it was in 2004Read More

Drinking Moonshine in an Alabama Juke Joint

There’s a photo I have in my phone from a trip to Alabama that always makes me smile. Well, there’s many actually, but today I’m going to remember this one: Now it all looks very pretty, and relatively innocent. But those who have been to a real Juke Joint will know that the liquid inRead More

Helen Keller's Home

Helen Keller Home and Festival, Alabama

“Helen Keller was famous – she was like Angelina Jolie.” The comment makes me do a double take – is she serious? But one look at the guide’s face and I realise she is trying to make a valid point. The guides here at Helen Keller’s house in Tuscumbia, Alabama, are passionate about the womanRead More