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.ย  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. ย We booked our trip throughย Vacation Express, an amazing package vacation booking site that we used last year when we went to Puerto Vallarta. ย 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…