The Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Gatlinburg)

Things To Know About The Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Gatlinburg): The Great Smoky Mountains National Park spans across parts of Tennessee and North Carolina, and there are a total of three entry points into the park. The park’s main headquarters, and a popular entry site into the park, is through Gatlinburg, Tennessee. My biggest … More The Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Gatlinburg)

Malibu Farm Restaurant

  Located in Malibu, California, with a laid-back atmosphere and a unique and locally grown menu, Malibu Farm Restaurant represents southern California well. My favorite part about the restaurant is the location. I sat under an umbrella, listened to the waves, looked out at the Pacific ocean, and drank one of the best iced lattes I … More Malibu Farm Restaurant

Catalina Flyer

Catalina Island is a little island off the coast of southern California, and is still considered a part of the state of California. The small resort island includes two main towns, Two Harbors and Avalon. The Catalina Flyer is one option for traveling over to Catalina Island. Things To Know About The Catalina Flyer: There … More Catalina Flyer

North Avenue Beach

  Living in Southern California has definitely spoiled me in terms of the amount of beaches available on the coast and the amount of great weather available all year long. In Chicago, warm weather and beach space is limited, so when a sunny Saturday comes around the beaches along Lake Michigan become pretty crowded. I … More North Avenue Beach

The Book of Mormon

  ‘The Book of Mormon’ has been onstage for the past four years and is now on tour, with its current stop being at the Private Bank Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. You Should See ‘The Book Of Mormon’: If you enjoy Tony Award winning musicals(‘The Book of Mormon’ was nominated for thirteen awards and won … More The Book of Mormon