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...
Jelly Belly Factory Tour

Jelly Belly Factory Tour

Address: 1 Jelly Belly Ln, Fairfield, CA 94534 COMPLETE sugar rush!  My family enjoyed learning the process of making jelly beans and, of course, the tasty free samples provided during the tour. The Jelly Belly Factory Tour is located in Fairfield, CA.  The tour is...
St Lucia Island Tour

St Lucia Island Tour

St Lucia Island Tour St Lucia’s best places to visit are near the southern end of the island.  What would take hours by car or bus only takes a few minutes to travel by water taxi.  While in St Lucia we had an island tour from Solomon’s Water...
Swamps and Alligators

Swamps and Alligators

When my husband, Brian, first told me that he wanted to take the girls on a Honey Island Swamp tour, I thought he was nuts!  Snakes and alligators are cool to look at behind a glass; but, to be in the wild in their habitat was a little unnerving… okay frightening! ...
Driving Around St Kitts

Driving Around St Kitts

We originally were to rent a car and tour the island ourselves.  We weren’t planning to visit a plantation. However, our car rental got a little mixed up.  We easily found a tour group that showed around the island.  In some ways, this was much better....