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Discover The Smithsonian Museums . . . while watching Night At The Museum

Discover The Smithsonian Museums . . . while watching Night At The Museum

Being at home these past few weeks has meant more time watching movies. One movie that has been on rotation on tv is Night at The Museum: Battle of The Smithsonian. After watching a few times, I realized that it’s a great movie to help teach kids history. And it’s also a great way to help plan a future trip to the Smithsonian museums in Washington D.C. or the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Here’s some characters from the film and where you can find them in the museums.

Note: The National...

Best New York Getaways (Outside of New York City)

Best New York Getaways (Outside of New York City)

Home to over 19 million people, the state of New York has a rich history. Most people who visit New York have New York City on their trip itinerary to see the Statue of Liberty and other national landmarks. However, there’s so much to see within the state that doesn’t include New York City.  New...

Best Places To Spend New Year’s Eve In The US

Best Places To Spend New Year’s Eve In The US

Ringing in the new year is a great way to get a fresh start every year. Out with the old – in with the new! Here’s a list of some of the best places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in the United States.

Key West, Florida

Know as the Southernmost Point in the US and for its...

Top 5 Things To Bring To Las Vegas

Top 5 Things To Bring To Las Vegas

After taking a business trip to Las Vegas in the middle of August, I now know what it’s like to be in a pizza oven! Coming from Florida where it’s hot but there’s moisture in the air, I was slightly uncomfortable in Las Vegas because of the weather. And because I neglected to bring a...

Historical Homes of Tarrytown

Historical Homes of Tarrytown

If you’re in the New York City area and love historical places, be sure to schedule time to visit Tarrytown, NY. A small village on Hudson River Tarrytown is located just north of Sleepy Hollow, home of the Headless Horseman. With a rich history it’s a great place to spend the day while touring the...