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10 Courses at Remy on the High Seas: Part 2 – Pasta, Lamb and Pampered Beef

10 Courses at Remy on the High Seas: Part 2 – Pasta, Lamb and Pampered Beef
Story by staff writer Ann McElfresh. Photos Copyright © Ann McElfresh. In August our resident foodie, Ann McElfresh, and her friend and fellow Milliver’s Travels staff member, Betsy Villanella, were the lucky ducks who got to cruise on board the Disney Dream. This series—presented in three posts...
November 2nd, 2012 | OUR FOODIE, SERIES, STAFF, Theme Parks | Read More

10 Courses at Remy on the High Seas: Part 1 – Wine and Starters

10 Courses at Remy on the High Seas: Part 1 – Wine and Starters
Story by staff writer Ann McElfresh. Photos Copyright © Ann McElfresh. In August our resident foodie, Ann McElfresh, and her friend and fellow Milliver’s Travels staff member, Betsy Villanella, were the lucky ducks who got to cruise on board the Disney Dream. We’ve got several stories for...
November 1st, 2012 | OUR FOODIE, SERIES, STAFF, Theme Parks | Read More

International Rose Test Garden, Portland, Oregon

International Rose Test Garden, Portland, Oregon
By staff writer Valeka Cruz. Photos Copyright © Valeka Cruz. I HAD HEARD from friends and family that the International Rose Test Garden was a beautiful place that I should visit during my recent trip to Portland, Oregon. The word beautiful doesn’t even begin to describe this haven. From the...
October 26th, 2012 | GARDENS & PARKS, STAFF, USA MAINLAND | Read More

Poseidon’s Treasure: Colors of the Mediterranean

Poseidon’s Treasure: Colors of the Mediterranean
Story by guest blogger Paula Swenson. Photos Copyright © Paula Swenson. FOR THE PAST six months I have been fortunate indeed to live about 50 meters from the sea in Tunisia on the north coast of Africa. Directly below Italy on your map, Tunisia is on the northernmost bump of the African continent, part...
October 22nd, 2012 | AFRICA, GUEST BLOGGERS, Scenic Wonders | Read More

Riding The Carpathian Forest Steam Train

Riding The Carpathian Forest Steam Train
By staff writer Estrella Azul. Photos Copyright © Estrella Azul. SOMETHING YOU HAVE to know, right off the bat, is that I do not do well with waking up early. I feel it’s flat out mean to put me through that. However, this particular trip was worth waking up to the sun being on the wrong side...
October 19th, 2012 | EUROPE, STAFF | Read More

Life was but a DREAM on this Disney Cruise!

Life was but a DREAM on this Disney Cruise!
Story by staff writer Betsy Villanella. Photos Copyright © Betsy Villanella. IN AUGUST, my husband Mike and I had a wonderful time cruising with friends on the Disney Dream, one of the two newest Disney ships that were launched in the last couple of years. The Dream being the first in 2011, and her...
October 16th, 2012 | STAFF, Theme Parks | Read More

Romanian road trip, just for the fun of it

Romanian road trip, just for the fun of it
By staff writer Estrella Azul. Photos Copyright © Estrella Azul. BACK IN DECEMBER last year, I went on a day trip with the Chef (my boyfriend) and his family. We simply woke up thinking a road trip would be fun, got in the car, and hit the road. We set out to drive through the Apuseni Mountains here...
October 11th, 2012 | ★ Rewind 2, EUROPE, MEMORIES, ROAD TRIPS, STAFF | Read More