Two Days in Quebec City (Day 2 – Lower Town)

For the second day in Quebec City - rise and shine, then grab a seat on the RTC city bus line #11.  Be sure to take the bus marked Gare Fluviale heading towards Vieux-Quebec.  It is a nice (& inexpensive) way to get a full overview the city - making your way by city bus first throughout … Continue reading Two Days in Quebec City (Day 2 – Lower Town)

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Two Days in Quebec City (Day 1 – Upper Town)

With a historically strong US dollar against the Canadian dollar, Americans are basically getting around a 25% discount in Canada.  Now is the perfect time to go!  While Montreal is the more well-known destination, pay a visit to its smaller, cleaner, northern neighbor - the "cradle of French civilization in North America". Getting around Quebec City, … Continue reading Two Days in Quebec City (Day 1 – Upper Town)

Urban Oasis: Atlanta – Lullwater Preserve @ Emory University

Tucked away in the heart of Atlanta's Emory University campus is the urban oasis, Lullwater Preserve.  This recreational area with wooded trails and scenic lake is for the benefit and enjoyment of Emory's students, staff and faculty. Main access can be found off Clifton Road at the entrance to the President's house. However, this is a footpath … Continue reading Urban Oasis: Atlanta – Lullwater Preserve @ Emory University

Serenity Found: Grand Tetons National Park

Driving north from Jackson Hole is the magnificent Teton Mountain Range.  Hang a left after passing the airport at "Moose Junction".  There, you'll find the southern entrance to Grand Tetons National Park ($30/vehicle for 7 days). We stayed two nights at Signal Mountain Lodge, which is a central location within the park.  It is a … Continue reading Serenity Found: Grand Tetons National Park