AmaWaterways AmaLea: Our Impressions

I'll be honest, I had no idea what to expect going in to this cruise. It's nothing like a mass-market experience, and frankly a part of me had bought in to the perception that river cruises were more the older crowd, that things would be slower, and that we might even be a little bored. … Continue reading AmaWaterways AmaLea: Our Impressions

Hotel Review – Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter

Our daughter finished her freshman year at Eckerd College a couple of weeks ago, and since we were headed down there to move her out of her dorm anyway, we decided to tack a week at Disney on to the trip. Originally we'd booked a 7-night stay at Disney's All-Star Movies resort, but a week or … Continue reading Hotel Review – Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter

Hotel Review – Doubletree Lower Manhattan

As mentioned in a previous post, I spent last week in NYC on business. With my client's offices being in the financial district, I decided to stay at the same Doubletree a coworker of mine uses when he goes up. This is only my second stay at a Doubletree property, the other being the one in Blooomington, IL … Continue reading Hotel Review – Doubletree Lower Manhattan