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Luxe or Budget: How a Great Boutique Hotel Improves Your Vacation

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 10.21.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

I recently spent a few days in Paris, at the height of the summer. It was beastly hot, and the downside of Paris being voted the #1 tourist destination is, well... tourists - an overcrowded, cacophonic abundance of them. Yet I had a fairly blissful trip.

Choose a Better Path, Take Care of Yourself First

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 03.15.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

Over time, I have noticed some big patterns in our guests that have led me to some simple conclusions. One of the most important ones: charity begins at home.

A Spirit Journey for the New Year

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 03.02.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

As the old year flows into the new, I focus my thoughts on what has been and what will be for me. It's a great time for reflection and thinking abo...

The Bourbon Orleans: One of New Orleans' Best Hotels

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 02.10.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

They're very proud of their ghosts in NOLA, and I saw charming signs throughout the French Quarter hung on real estate shingles: "Haunted" or "Not Haunted." The Bourbon Orleans is no exception.

How to Be a Good Traveler

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 11.26.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

I just got back from almost two glorious weeks in Spain, and it made me realize even more that there are things we can do to be good travelers, which in turn gives us better travels.

The Red Stone That Stopped the Plague

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

We're in Venice, Italy where tens of thousands of people died in a medieval plague, until one woman's faith stopped the distaster.

How To Fight Boredom At Schiphol Airport

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 05.27.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

It's always hard knowing what to do on a layover, unless you are lucky enough to be at an airport that has been perfectly designed for travelers. Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam is one such delightful locale, with so much to see and do it makes you want to stay longer.

The 'End Of The World' In Cairo

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 03.12.2013 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

I was in Cairo on the day the world ended. Well, not really, but on the day the world was supposed to end, Dec. 21, 2012.