Boulder, CO -> Des Moines, IA -> Flint, MI – Epic Road Trip Days 3 & 4


After spending an awesome night in Boulder…, Adam and I kicked the driving part of the first week of our road trip into high gear. We had decided that we would take a detour North

Quality Inn & Suites Boulder Creek: Boulder, Colorado

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As I shared recently, we selected the Quality Inn & Suites Boulder Creek for our quick visit to Boulder, Colorado. My only regret about this hotel is that we did not have more time to spend in it and in…

Beaver, UT -> Boulder, CO – Epic Road Trip Day 2

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When we woke up on the morning of July 8th at the Comfort Inn in Beaver…, it became clear to me that a pattern for our Road Trip mornings would be set.

Comfort Inn & Suites: Beaver, Utah — Rooms with a View

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The very first stop on our recent massive road trip… set a high bar for hotel rooms along the way. I want to state up front that my standards for a road trip hotel are vastly different than they would

Best Western De Anza Inn – Rooms with a View

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We chose the Best Western De Anza Inn for our weekend journey to the Monterey Scottish Games and Celtic Festival at the Monterey County Fairgrounds. While Monterey, California… is host to some amazing hotels adjacent to the Bay

Best Western Plus Seacliff Inn – Rooms with a View

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This week, I took a quick jaunt to Santa Cruz, California for an overnight trip. Since this was truly a working journey, I was thrilled with my accommodations at the Best Western Plus Seacliff Inn….

Hyatt Place Birmingham/Inverness – Rooms with a View


For my recent, very quick trip to Birmingham, Alabama, I was blessed to stay in accommodations provided at the Hyatt Place Birmingham/Inverness. A spacious, comfortable mid-range hotel, Hyatt Place is a great choice…

The Pines Resort at Bass Lake – Rooms with a View

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The Pines Resort is a perfect family getaway spot for families in California’s Central Valley. Less than an hour from Fresno, you’ll feel like you’re days away from the city. …

Bay Landing Hotel – Rooms with a View

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Another new feature here on this brand new blog is my “Rooms with a View” hotel review section. I am blessed to be a frequent traveler and I get to stay in all kinds of cool hotels.…