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Jim Dorsey

The Blue Lagoon is worth it

During our 2-week adventure to the Land of Fire and Ice we were curious to to experience the Blue Lagoon, Iceland’s most visited attraction. The best way to see for ourselves was to book an overnight stay. At the end of our 2-day sojourn we left believing that the Blue Lagoon is worth it.

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Club Med is Still Swinging
Lisa Cracchiolo Tush

Club Med is Still Swinging

Whether you’re swinging a tennis racket or swinging from the high-wire during a trapeze class, Club Med is Still Swinging. This time honored club concept of a vacation promises to deliver the closest thing to an adult summer camp that offers both relaxation along with land and water-based activities throughout the day.

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Jim Dorsey

A magical stay in the forest

The Furnas Lake Forest Living Resort in Furnas, Sao Miguel Island in the Azores was A magical stay in the forest. Ideal from families, romantic get aways, and long terms stay.

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Playground Earth Travel | Hotels | San Francisco Hotel Monumento
Jim Dorsey

San Francisco Hotel Monumento

Among the many, and varied, lodgings available in Santiago de Compostela staying in an 18th. Century monastery surely ranks as one of the more unique experiences.

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Playground Earth Oasis At Death Valley
Jim Dorsey

The Oasis at Death Valley

The Inn at Death Valley, formerly known as the Furnace Creek Resort, is North America’s only true desert oasis. This best-kept secret in the heart of Death Valley…

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Jim Dorsey

Ojai Valley Inn Resort

This would be our 14th stay at the Inn and as such we have witnessed multiple changes over the years, all of which have continued to keep it in the eye of the most discriminating traveler.

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Jim Dorsey

Skamania Lodge

A stay at Skamania will provide you with plenty to do including their challenging 18-hole, par-70 golf course, the Skamania Lodge Zipline Tour, as well as miles of local hiking trails including the challenging hike to the top of Beacon Rock with multiple views of the mighty Columbia River.

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Playground Earth | Sedona | Enchantment
Jim Dorsey

Enchantment Resort Review

Enchantment Resort is one of our favorite resorts in the USA. This is why we have been here 3 times and why we celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary in this special place.

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Playground Earth | Boulder | Boulderado Hotel
Jim Dorsey

Historic Hotel Boulderado

The Historic Hotel Boulderado is located near the center of town at 2115 13th. Street. It is a short walk to the Pearl Street Mall known for its many shops, galleries and entertainment venues along with dozens of great dining options.

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