VIVA LAS VEGAS

VIVA LAS VEGAS

We took a mini weekend trip to Viva Las Vegas! Figure we make it a little family getaway since my sister and her family moved there and my brother was visiting his own family as well. So much fun seeing the kids playing, walking the strip, winning some money and making tons of memories!

THE GLASS PALACE

THE GLASS PALACE

First things first, eat churros con chocolate for breakfast! There are many places churning delicious churros con chocolate all over Madrid, but the oldest and most famous is Chocolatería San Ginés. The churros here are perfectly fried – crunchy on the outside, soft inside, without any taste of grease. Unlike their Mexican counterparts, these are not [...]

PUERTA DEL SOL

PUERTA DEL SOL

This neighborhood is the heart and soul of Madrid, and our hotel was right in the thick of it. We took full advantage of our prime situation and dove into the Spanish style of life – eating, snacking, drinking, repeat. Oh, and I guess a bit of tourism squeezed in didn’t hurt nobody! This is [...]

NYC’S BACKYARD

NYC’S BACKYARD

Spending a day in Central Park on your next trip to New York City is highly encouraged. I mean common, what’s not to love? There are some fantastic restaurants, miles and miles of pristine greenery and activities to keep you busy all day long. We were far enough away from crowds, the sun was shining [...]