Philadelphia Mint

Philadelphia Mint

 Philadelphia US Mint Address: 151 North Independence Mall East, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106-1886 Website: USMint.gov   The Philadelphia Mint is an excellent stop to make in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It’s in short walking distance from Independence Hall and...
Maritime Museum

Maritime Museum

Part of the National Parks Service, the San Francisco Maritime Museum consists of several buildings spread over a block.  They have 5 large ships (and a few smaller ones) and a sheltered swimming area.  Our adventure only included three of the larger ships.  If you...
Pioneers & Handcarts

Pioneers & Handcarts

The Western US was won on the backs of many pioneers & handcarts.  It’s amazing what they endured.  Experience it for yourself in Historic Nauvoo, Ill.  I’ve visited “old towns” and pioneer villages before.  This size and quality of this...
The Gateway Arch

The Gateway Arch

The Gateway Arch… truly a gem in St. Louis. With 630 feet of beauty, it boasts a spectacular view of St. Louis to the west and the Mississippi River and western Illinois to the east. The arch is a symbol of the westward expansion. After seeing the massive landmark,...
Hotel Belgica

Hotel Belgica

After calling all of Ponce’s “traditional” hotel chains a friend recommended the Hotel Belgica. I checked Trip Advisor and was turned off by a negative review for the hotel. I’m not usually so persuaded by a single bad review but I was tired...
Historic Ponce

Historic Ponce

Ponce is a beautiful town that makes you feel like you’ve stepped into a part of Europe. Check out our other Puerto Rico videos: Old San Juan Culebra Kayaking a Bio Bay Arecibo Observatory Rain Forest – El...