• 4 Reasons to Visit Freeport Maine

    Maine is such a special place and is rightfully called “Vacationland.” I sure loved Acadia National Park, but there is so much more to see in this beautiful northern state.  Freeport is located about…

  • Cliff Walk in Acadia National Park - Maine Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Cliff Walk in Acadia National Park

    Although small in comparison, Acadia ranks high on the top most visited list of National Parks and with varying terrain it is easy to see why.  At Acadia National Park you get the best…

  • The Famous Chicago Architectural Boat Tour - Travel @lacegraceblog1

    The Famous Chicago Architectural Boat Tour

    I wandered around the city of Chicago primarily by myself and I have to say, I loved it.  Don’t get me wrong I love a travel companion, but I enjoyed exploring a new city on…

  • The Boboli Gardens of Pitti Palace- @lacegraceblog1

    The Boboli Gardens of Pitti Palace

    Our first full day in Florence, Italy was spent on the other side of the Arno River via Ponte Vecchi0 (recap here).  We wandered into beautiful churches, ate delicious food and visited the Boboli…

  • A Walk Around Jordan Pond - Maine Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    A Walk Around Jordan Pond

    Our time in Maine exceeded any of our expectations. Maine was more beautiful than I remember when visiting as a kid on family vacation.   We have been back home for not even a…

  • Top Quick Breakfast Spots in Frederick - @lacegraceblog1

    Top Quick Breakfast Spots in Frederick

    Fall is here! There is nothing like a stroll on a crisp morning in Downtown Frederick. One of my favorite weekend things to do is to grab a fast breakfast from one of the…

  • Strolling Around Chicago's Navy Pier - Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Strolling Around Chicago’s Navy Pier

    There is so much to do in Chicago, Illinois – like spend some time in Millennium Park to see the famous bean (recap here), eat your weight in deep dish pizza and Chicago dogs,…

  • Playing around Outside Paris' Palais Royal - Paris Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Playing around Outside Paris’ Palais Royal

    Paris is filled with massively popular sight seeing attractions- the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, Sainte Chapelle, the Louvre … the list goes on and one. One of the not so well known sights is the…

  • Hamlet of Marie Antoinette- France Travel @lacegraceblog1

    The Hamlet of Marie Antoinette

    Most of our time in France was spent in Paris, but my Mom and I were destined to make a few day trips out of the city to explore more of the beautiful country…