A Quick Guide to the Big Easy

NOLA balcony, New OrleansWhether you’re here for the drinks or here for the history, there’s one thing you need to remember – there is so much more to this city than Bourbon Street!

Oscars 2020 Hollywood Tripping!

Parasite (2019)Didn’t get nominated for best picture this year? Never mind, switched on Holiday Goddesses can fulfil their Hollywood dreams with some role playing instead.

Las Vegas: Caesars Palace Turns 50

Caesars Palace 50th Anniversary GalaShowgirls in towering feather headdresses danced in the aisles as a drum corps marched across Caesars Palace’ massive Octavius Ballroom.

Long Beach: The Queen Mary; Haunted Hotel

Ghost - The Queen MaryOnce the largest passenger ship in the world, the stately Queen Mary retired from cruising in 1967, becoming a permanently-docked hotel in Southern California’s Long Beach Harbor near Los Angeles.

Nantucket: Ships Inn; Haunted Hotel

Ships Inn - HallwayThis historic, romantic Bed & Breakfast didn’t feel the least bit haunted when I arrived by ferry from Cape Cod on a perfect summer day.

Estes Park: The Stanley Hotel; Haunted Hotel

Stanley HotelThis picturesque 106-year-old grand hotel 7,500 feet above sea level at the entrance to Colorado‘s majestic Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the most beautiful – and infamous — of the illustrious Historic Hotels of America.

Mt Hood: The Timberline Lodge; Haunted Hotel

Timberline LodgeHeeeeerrrre’s the Shining hotel! When film director Stanley Kubrick was looking for the perfect stand-in for the fictional Overlook Hotel, this unique 1930s ski lodge on top of Oregon’s Mt.