Adventures

Newport Cliff Walk & Mansion Tours

By Molly | August 22nd 2015

Ready to conquer the Cliff Walk!

We had four days to explore and enjoy Newport, Rhode Island. Newport is known for its history, yachting, music festivals, amazing shops and restaurants, Gilded Age Mansions, and unbelievable natural beauty!  After consulting with the Concierge at the Vanderbilt Grace, we decided to combine a cliff walk with three historic mansion tours on our first day in town, and then explore downtown Thames Street the next day. Ally finding balance on the Cliff Walk! The famous Newport Cliff Walk stretches along the shoreline, behind the mansions on Bellevue Avenue. The scenic walk starts at Easton’s Beach, and continues for 3.5…
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The Vanderbilt Grace

By Molly | August 19th 2015

Photo Credit; The Vanderbilt Grace, used with permission.

The Vanderbilt Grace 41 Mary Street Newport, RI 02840 (401) 846-6200   The Vanderbilt Grace is a small, boutique hotel built in 1909 by Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, located in Newport, Rhode Island. Although the property has been completely restored to reflect modern day amenities, it has still kept all of its historic charm and ambiance. Just a block off of Thames Street, an old historic road which runs parallel to the Newport waterfront, the hotel offers a beautiful view of the famed Trinity Church, the oldest Episcopalian Church in the United States! Not only does the Vanderbilt Grace have incredible…
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The Greenbrier 300 W Main Street White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986 (844) 837-2466 Located in the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia lies The Greenbrier, where I gathered for a family reunion with my Grandfather at the helm! While driving to the resort, I felt like there wasn’t another person around for miles, when out of nowhere my family pulled up to an amazing and absolutely breathtaking National Historic landmark! If you enjoy history, you will love Greenbrier! It has been open since 1778, and has been a favorite destination of royalty, celebrities and world business leaders, including 44 US Presidents!…
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Eau Spa

By Molly | July 29th 2015

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Eau Spa 100 S Ocean Boulevard Manalapan, FL 33462 561-540-4960 Our Treatments: Eau Spa Signature Massage Scrub & Polish Bar Nail Bar “Pause, Play and Perfect” is the motto of Eau Spa in Manalapan, Florida, and they are all about making sure their clients are focused on relaxation and “Me Time”. When we first arrived we were reminded that this experience was meant to relax us, and we should press pause on all of the outside distractions and focus on ourselves. Then we were given a votive candle that we launched into a pool of water to make a wish!…
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