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are beaver tails one of the favorite foodie finds in quebec city
in Good Eats, International, North America, Travel Done Well, Travel Tips

Favorite Foodie Finds in Québec City

Québec City, situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River, is one of North America’s most beautiful and historic cities. It’s also a fully established culinary mecca, with amazing local food, a burgeoning wine + craft brewery culture, and tons of hidden gems. After spending a delightful week there for Wanderful’s Women in Travel Summit, here are my top five foodie spots in Québec….

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is the St. Julien Hotel and Spa a luxury hotel
in North America, Travel Done Well

Hotel Review: St. Julien Hotel and Spa Boulder Colorado

If you are headed to Boulder Colorado and looking for a luxury hotel, there really aren’t a lot of options especially if you want to stay downtown. The two choices are Hotel Boulderado and St. Julien Hotel and Spa. We chose the St. Julien Hotel and Spa for a recent stay based on friend’s recommendation and overall, we were quite pleased. Hotel Boulderado is victorian-inspired…

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in Home, Kids in Tow, Life with a Triathlete, North America

Family Favorite Triathlon Training Camps With Local Flavor

  We’ve actually come to love triathlon training camps over the years. They can be great for a family vacation as long as everyone realizes your triathlete will be gone most of the day. And mind you, they are not all created equal. While some are high end and great for the family, others are more like boot camp and geared strictly toward the athlete….

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what are fabulous finds in boulder colorado
in Fabulous Finds, North America, Travel Done Well

Fabulous Finds in Boulder Colorado

I’ve always wanted to go to Boulder Colorado, but it took my husband doing an Ironman race for me to get there. We stayed right downtown just a block from the famous Pearl Street Mall. That meant it was easy walking to shops and restaurants and there are many. That said, it’s also an easy town to get around in driving wise. We happened upon…

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in Food & fun, International, North America

Favorite Vacation Spots for Triathlon Training and Family Fun

Everywhere we travel as a triathlon family means we must have three things… A bike to ride. A pool for laps or open water. A long distance treadmill or safe area to run outside. Now these items, of course, are for the triathlete. But what about the family? Isn’t the most important point of a vacation the happiness of the whole family? Traveling with a…

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what are some not to miss restaurants in raleigh
in North America, Restaurants, Travel Done Well

7 Not to Miss Restaurants in Raleigh NC

It was my first visit to Raleigh, but it was immediately obvious what a young, vibrant city it is. So many neighborhoods have or are currently undoing gentrification. As a result, there are restaurants everywhere. One street, Glenwood Avenue, was literally blocks of one restaurant after another. That said, we do have a few favorites worth sharing. If you are visiting from out of town,…

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what are some summer activities in deer valley to know about
in North America, Travel Done Well

And You Thought Deer Valley Utah Was Just For Skiing

We’ve been to Deer Valley, Utah, on many occasions, but only to ski. And while it’s our go-to winter vacation, everyone who lives there always tells us, “If you love Deer Valley in the winter, you have to come back in the summer.” So, when it came time to pick a spot to celebrate my husband’s birthday, guess what was my first choice? And, oh,…

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what are some cool things to do in Raleigh
in North America, Travel Done Well

There’s No Shortage of Cool Things to Do in Raleigh

North Carolina is not a state I’ve spent much time visiting, except for Asheville. So, when I found out I would be spending 4 days in Raleigh, I was not sure what to expect. Well, what a pleasant surprise to find a clean, young, and vibrant city filled with gentrified areas, tons of restaurants, and culture to spare. And I also found there was no…

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what are some secrets for navigating atlanta airport
in North America, Travel Tips

Secrets to Navigating Atlanta International Airport

The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the busiest airport in the world. While not the largest in size, the sheer number of passengers it handles on a daily basics makes it the busiest. This is mainly because it’s the hub for Delta. But the location is also key for domestic and international travel. We are frequently at the Atlanta Airport for the simple reason that…

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what are luxury dining choices at disney world like victoria & albert's
in North America, Restaurants, Travel Done Well

Favorite Luxury Dining Choices at Walt Disney World

When it comes to dining at Disney World, there’s much more to savor than beers around the world at Epcot or Dole Whips. Disney World is home to some of the finest restaurants in the country with premiere chefs and epic cuisine. Check out our favorite luxury dining choices at Disney World. Victoria and Albert’s Grand Floridian Resort At $60+ per dining adult, Victoria and…

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