Amish Country and Valentine’s Day 2011

As it says on their web site “Where to heck is Terra Hill” and how does this Artist Amish Country Inn and Gallery “relate to Valentine’s Day. Pennsylvania boasts this Bed and Breakfast Inn located between Shady Maple grocery store and Shupps Grove antique and flea market in Terra Hill a really, really small town in Pennsylvania. Artist’s Inn strives to be totally “Green”. Their Valentine Package is well received by those who have visited for this Romantic Day. The Hosts claim to celebrate Valentine’s Day all year long. Chocolates, candles, long stem rose and a bottle of bubbly will be waiting in your room by request. If the weather co-operates a sleigh ride. Tour of the covered bridges (recommended for good luck a kiss in the middle of the bridge) all at an affordable cost. Visit them today and reserve Valentine’s Day.

Happy New Year 2011!

Who would not like to be in Time Square New York City for the New Year. Celebrating the New Year in is a tradition that is so American We all want the New Year to bring us “Good Luck” for the next 12 months.

Did you know that there is some traditions that say if a tall handsome man is the first guest to your New Years party, you will have good luck but if it is a red headed woman oops. Not bad luck but a difficult year. It will be a prosperous year. Also, if you put a gold or silver coin over the doorway or hold one in your had during the evening Good Luck” is on your side..

Do not forget the southern tradition of making sure you eat your black eyed peas. The Spanish tradition is to eat one grape for each month of the year. Many cultures ring bells and love the noisy celebration while others like the quiet family and close friends to visit their home. However you decide to spend your New Years Eve. We wish you a Very Happy New Year. from the BedandBreakfastNetwork.com team.

6 Fun Skiing Destinations

As Fall turns into Winter and the days become colder one of the best parts of the winter season will soon be here. Every year nearly 60 million people grab their skis or snowboard and hit the slops and ski lodges for fun, socializing and just good old fashion relaxation. The US has some great ski resorts on both the East and West coast. From famous slopes of Aspen to the historic mountains on Vermont you are sure to find a great skiing destination.

New York

Visit New York Catskills for the best skiing ever. With over 50 ski areas in the state of New York you will be in heaven. The peaks of the Adirondacks are so inviting. The internet provides statistics for downhill terrain and ski ratings. This beautiful state has attracted the attention of past generations of artists and authors as well as famous skiers or snowboarders. Windham Mountain just North of the Catskills and about 118 miles from NYC and has the highest vertical drops in the Catskills for the expert skier.

The place to go on the east coast for a great winter experience.

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Taos, New Mexico

Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico is one of the top 10 places to ski from the last week in November till April. The sunshine and the snow will bring a smile to your face while skiing. There are over 100 trails. Skiing usually begins at 9 am and stops at 4 pm. It is easy to find the conditions on the internet as well as lodging. Escape to a lovely cozy, comfortable elegant bed and breakfast inn. Taos is full of history and different cultures. Make Taos, New Mexico your next skiing destination.

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California

California has some great skiing in Northern, Central, Lake Tahoe and Southern California where you can Downhill Ski or Cross Country Ski. Gold Mountain, Cascade World, Mt. Shasta and Cedar Pass are all popular. Lodges in Kirkwood, Squaw Valley, Tahoe City, Bear Valley, Pine Crest, Big Bear Lake to mention a few have Specials and Packages to meet your needs. November through April are career employment opportunities months. There are sport schools and snowboarding instructors. If applying for a job please be aware of the staff grooming expectations. Professionalism is expressed in California.

Keep up with the ski new and events in California and you will have a really great skiing vacation.

Utah

Utah with it’s amazing snow it the best you can get. Even though there are truly some incredible skiing and snowboarding areas right here in the good ole USA Utah is one of the more popular.

Utah boast some of the most challenging slopes in the world. Most within an hour of Salt Lake City. Here is some trivia the headquarters for the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association is in Park City, Utah. Bet does not shock you. You can find a resort close the your ski destination to meet all your needs. Have fun and be safe. Remember there are some really challenging slopes in Utah. Have fun.

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Things To do on Thanksgiving

Looking for some family games? Just need to past the time during Thanksgiving? Maybe you just want to keep the kids occupied while you watch the turkey day football. No matter what your motive here are a couple of  fun ideas that are sure to pass the time.

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Celebrity Owned Bed and Breakfasts

Having a little trouble deciding on where to spend your next vacation? Would you like to stay somewhere with a little extra personalty?  How about a Bed and Breakfast owned by a celebrity? That’s right some of our favorites stars are in the hospitality business. Bringing  their talents and sense of style to folks like us all around the country. Let’s take a look at some of these celebrity lodges.

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5 fun Cities To Visit in 2010

First Day of Summer this year is June 21, 2010 and time to go on vacation and a family vacation is perfect. We will try to help choosing east, west north and south. Boston has endless things to see and experience. The New England Aquarium is terrific for family and great education resources. You cannot miss the Boston Common. Starting at Freedom Trail. Two and a half mile walking trail leading you to 16 historic sites. Paul Revere’s house a legend not to forget. Harvard University where almost every parent wants their adolescent to attend. The Boston Children’s Museum is a hands on museum. Children will have a great time understanding and enjoying the world we live in. Bunker Hill Monument marks the first major battle of the American Revolution.  Fine dining in Boston is something you cannot forget. Mission Hill, Little Italy, Langham, Fairmont Copley Plaza, are just a few of the great Boston area’s to find the best restaurants.

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Pennsylvania Family Vacation

When was the last time you visited Pennsylvania the Keystone State where the Declaration of Independence was signed. Also nicknamed the Quaker State. Other nicknames are the Chocolate State, the Steel State and the Coal State. There are many Ivy League collages and universities to visit. Museums, the famous Philadelphia Zoo, famous music festivals,and amusement parks. Hershey is a place you will not want to miss. Route 30 is absolutely a beautiful ride and so much to see.

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