Birthday Pool Party at Harrah’s

For our coworker Ashlee’s birthday this year, she wanted everyone to go to Harrah’s of Southern California, a hotel/casino about an hour northeast of us in San Diego.  Luckily, she planned it for a Tuesday, and called ahead to arrange for a group of rooms to be set aside for her at a special birthday…

Vacation Express- the way to go for Mexico

During our stay in Cabo, we stayed at the all-inclusive Riu Santa Fe just outside of Cabo San Lucas.  We booked our trip through Vacation Express, an amazing package vacation booking site that we used last year when we went to Puerto Vallarta.  Vacation Express is the ultimate in Mexican getaways, and I plan on using…

Snorkel and Sea Adventure!

After the hurricane passed, Julio and I didn’t plan on doing too much other than lay by the pool and drink mojitos.  But, my one request was that we take a snorkel tour that included a stop at Cabo’s infamous “Arch,” a distinctive rock formation located at the very southern tip of the Baja Peninsula….

Tropical Storm Newton

Hello from Cabo!!  Julio and I planned a vacation down here for our 3 year anniversary over Labor Day, knowing that it is hurricane season and we might not have the best weather.  Sure enough, the day we arrived we were greeted by a note in our room informing us about Tropical Storm Newton who…

24 Hours at MGM Las Vegas

Julio and I have both been working lots of overtime the past month because some of our co-workers have gone on their own vacations (the nerve!) so when I got an email from Travelocity about great hotel and flight deals to Vegas with some added perks, I booked us a quick trip for our first day off…