Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Turpentine Creek – A Sanctuary for Lions and Tigers and Bears! (Oh My!)

  You guys know I’m 100% a cat lady, so when I was offered the opportunity to visit a big cat sanctuary, I was all over it! Bring me all the kitties, please! Turpentine Creek is different from most attractions in that they wish they didn’t have to exist. The animal sanctuary, which is located […]

Downtown & Underground in Eureka Springs

  Notice anything unusual about this street?   No? Looks pretty normal, right? Let’s look a little closer…   Oh, no big deal, just a secret underground tunnel! Most of downtown Eureka Springs was originally about 10 feet lower, but due to unusual circumstances (it’s a long story), they eventually had to build new streets […]

Cabin Fever Resort – Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Between my love of travel and my hospitality industry background, I’m a total hotel nerd. Choosing an interesting place to stay is one of my favorite parts of any trip.聽When I was planning my visit to the Chihuly exhibition at Crystal Bridges, I decided that it would be way more fun to spend the night […]

Chihuly at Crystal Bridges

  Last Friday I got the opportunity to check out the brand new Chihuly exhibition at the Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, Arkansas. I’d visited the museum once before, about three years ago, but I was excited to return to check out the new additions. Before this trip, all I really knew about Dale Chihuly […]

Crescent Hotel Ghost Tour 馃懟

  Last week, I took a quick trip down to the quirky town of Eureka Springs in Northwest Arkansas. While I was there, I got to check out one of the most popular attractions, the Crescent Hotel. Known as “America’s Most Haunted Hotel”, there are a LOT of stories surrounding this place, and one of […]