Salado is the best sleeper town in Texas.
for part I... While we were staying at the Haywood Park Hotel, the hotel kindly made our dining arrangements. Dinner at Hemingway's Cuba next door and breakfast at Isa's Bistro. Our dinner reservations were originally for two, my husband and I; however Hemingway's Cuba was so flexible. The restaurant was able to accommodate my sister and [...]
read part I here... One of the strongest green initiatives of Airlie is the property's approach to sustainable agriculture. Not only is there on-site farm land but there is also a community garden. Inviting and integrating Airlie guests as well as locals, into the agriculture component not only facilitates time in the outdoors but also promotes healthy [...]
read part I here... While staying at the Lord Baltimore Hotel, there are two in-house options for breakfast. The LB Tavern is the ideal option for a sit-down meal, be it breakfast, lunch, or dinner. However, as a college sports team was in town and staying at the Lord Baltimore Hotel the same weekend we were, the [...]
My husband and I spent this past long weekend in Baltimore. The final resting place for Edgar Allen Poe, it was fitting that we visit his grave on his birthday. Fun and often overlooked fact: did you know that the Baltimore NFL team, the Ravens, are a reference to the classic writer? I love that [...]
for part I... for part II... for part III... While we were in the Poconos, the husband and I visited the Hawley Silk Mill, which houses many local businesses, and the Cocoon Coffeehouse. Both of which are located only a few yards up the road from Ledges Hotel. Like Ledges Hotel, the Hawley Silk Mill [...]
for part I... for part II... On the last evening of our Poconos mid-week getaway, my husband and I dined at Glass Wine. Bar. Kitchen. Named in reference to the former use of the building as a glass factory at the turn of the twentieth century, the restaurant pays homage to the building's heritage not [...]
for part I... While my husband and I were in the Poconos staying at Ledges Hotel, we also toured the other two hotels in the Settlers Hospitality portfolio: Settlers Inn and Silver Birches Resort. Both of them have a decidedly different personality than that of Ledges Hotel. All of the hotels are members of the [...]