Howard Hughes and Silver Slipper

Another of Las Vegas' most iconic characters belonged to the Silver Slipper Gambling Hall. Originally opened in 1950 on the Last Frontier property, it was named Golden Slipper because the Silver Slipper name was already taken, but shortly after they opened, the Silver Slipper folded and the name moved to its new home on the […]

The haunted places in St Augustine, Florida

There are many haunted places in St. Petersburg Augustine, Florida. This city is often referred to as "the ancient city" or as "the nation's oldest city". There's also good reason! This is in fact the oldest city in the United States of America. In the year 1565, a man named "Pedro Menendez de Aviles" actually […]

Mauritius Travel: Best of Mauritius Hotels

Le Tousserok Resort Reflecting an elegant blend of modern and tropical styles, the resort offers guests an ultimate luxurious seaside resort experience. The 18-hole Le Touessrok Golf Course, located on its own island, was designed by world-renowned golf star Bernhard Langer to challenge advanced players while also remaining exciting and playable for recreational golfers. Constance […]

Alligators are part of the Florida landscape

If you live in Florida or if you move to Florida, you should learn about Alligators. We stayed at the Gaylord Hotel in Kissimmee since last Thursday until tonight for the Florida FPEA Homeschool Convention. Gaylord is a very fantastic hotel divided into three different parts of what makes Florida famous and great, and shows […]

Miami Beach is a city in southeast Florida

Miami Beach is a well-known city in southeast Florida and a popular tourist destination. It sits on a 7.1 square mile island where millions bombard its white sand beaches year in and year out. Recently, Miami Beach is seen as more than a place to get a good tan, it is an entertainment mecca for […]

Hotel History – The history of hotels over time

The word hotel derives from the French word hotel, derived from the word hote – which means host. The term originally referred to any building that has frequent visitors. Today, a hotel is a business that provides accommodation, meals and other services to travelers for a fee. The earliest record of any mention of paid […]