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  • 18 Hours in Portland Maine - Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    18 Hours in Portland Maine

    The drive up to the Acadia area of Maine is a long one from Maryland; about 12 hours to be exact.  We knew there was no way we could do the entire trip in…

  • On the Ledge at Willis Tower Chicago - @lacegraceblog1

    On the Ledge at Willis Tower Chicago

    In my short 3 3/4 days in the beautiful city of Chicago for the 5th annual TBS Con, I managed to experience a ton. I spent a morning in Millennium Park, Strolled along Chicago’s Navy…

  • Shopping in Bar Harbor Maine - Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Shopping in Bar Harbor Maine

    Bar Harbor is a charming coastal town full of cute restaurants, shops and perfect views.  During our time in Maine, we found ourselves ending our days in Bar Harbor after a day of exploring…

  • Biking the Carriage Roads in Acadia National Park - Maine Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Biking the Carriage Roads in Acadia National Park

    The Carriage Roads make up approximately 45 miles within Acadia National Park. John D. Rockefeller Jr. financed and had the roads built between 1913 and 1940. The paths consists of intricate gravel roads and stone bridges…

  • Dreaming at the Palace of Versailles - Paris Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Dreaming at the Palace of Versailles

    The Palace of Versailles has been one of the longest standing items on my bucket list. When my Mother and I visited Paris last spring, we knew a day trip to Versailles needed to…

  • perfect itinerary for a quick trip to Delaware's Quaint Villages - Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Get Away to Delaware’s Quaint Villages- Pt 2

    Now onto the second half of our Girl’s Trip to Delaware’s Quaint Villages. In case you missed it, you can check out Part One- here. In the next part of our trip we wandered out of Dover…

  • Get Away to Delaware’s Quaint Villages- Pt 1.

    Delaware is only a few hour’s drive from my hometown of Frederick, Maryland, but a place I have unfortunately rarely visited. There is so much more to this tiny state than beaches! The area of Delaware’s…

  • Acadia's Steep Pemetic Mountain Hike - Maine Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Acadia’s Steep Pemetic Mountain Hike

    As I mentioned, here, Acadia National Park in Maine has something for everyone and rivals some of the larger National Parks (yes even Yosemite) in my opinion. Every nook and cranny of this park…

  • Is the Eiffel Tower Worth the Climb - Paris Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Is the Eiffel Tower Worth the Climb?

    “Is the Eiffel Tower worth the climb? ” is something I was asked over and over again when returning from our trip to Paris. The quick answer from me is- it depends. As everyone knows,…

  • Magical Green Lake in Maine - Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Magical Green Lake in Maine

    Our Maine trip was one of my favorite trips of all time. It had the perfect balance between exploring and relaxation. I shared some of our more adventurous days here, here and here; but we…