• Diary / Eat

    Roadtripping with Dr Pepper

    This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Dr Pepper®. The opinions and text are all mine. #PickYourPepper #Walmart   Hey hey, summer is finally upon us! It’s been knocking at the Southern states doors for quite a few months with unseasonably warm weather, hatched goslings and ducklings, and a sky full of sparkling stars. But to be quite honest, it’s the fireflies lighting up the nights that make it official. Here in North Carolina our seasons…

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  • hotels

    Penthouse Luxe, China

    What does a $15,000 a night luxury penthouse look and feel like? Well, for a start, it is by far larger than my entire apartment! And has more bedrooms too. On our first day at the Renaissance Sanya Resort and Spa, General Manager Jim Khoo and his business assistant Anna welcomed us with a beautiful reception in the penthouse. Fresh fruits, delicious little french pastries and some of tropical “adult” beverages after a long day at the beach in Wizhouzhou…

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  • Destinations / travel

    11 Breathtaking Views of Zion National Park

    With summer around the corner, getting outdoor is something that people all over the country will be excited for after the eradicate winter. Outdoors, in the sunlight and moonlight, the fresh air calls to us. Toss in an awe inspiring view and nature can be an actual life changing experience. One of the highest rated wilderness experiences in the United States, Utah’s Zion National Park is recognized the world over for its massive sandstone cliffs, swirling rock patterns and open blue skies.…

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  • Eat

    Seafood in Sanya

    Meaty spread: (clockwise from top right) Boiled whole chicken, languistine, razor shell clams, boiled shrimp, sauteed calimari (center) Season crab over peppers Raw Bar complete with Fresh Oysters Garlic baked oyster Fried Shrimp The best thing about visiting a seaside village is the fresh seafood! There was fish and shellfish as far as the eye could see. And so full of flavor. I’ve was in shrimp heaven! From fish markets to floating restuarants, Sanya is a seafood lovers dream. Flavorful…

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    Rules For Suite Living With Enkloze X1 Carryon

    Cheers from a swanky hotel! Some days I’m living out of a hotel and out of my carry-on and in those instances, I like for the two to match. for example, my time at the hot, new 4 star boutique hotel, the Ivey’s in uptown Charlotte. I took my brand new Enkloze X1 for a test drive in the city center and got tons of compliments. It’s was a total eye catcher and true professional’s carry-on. It’s currently pulling double duty in South Carolina with J, as he snagged…

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