Posts tagged travel
Simple Tips to Have a Great Hotel Experience

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve always thought that the hotel was the best part of the vacation. Over the years, I’ve spent a lot of time staying in hotels while shooting shows as a television producer. There are a few tips that I’ve picked up along the way that can make a hotel experience truly memorable. Recently, I spent a weekend at Hotel Sorrento in Seattle, and loved everything about this charming, historic hotel.

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5 Ways to Find the Heart and Soul of Seattle

I love reading a travel blog and feeling like I’ve experienced a new place without even going there. But when I booked my recent trip to Seattle and pulled up some of the related posts, I was left feeling pretty lackluster about the city. The writing just kind of described exactly what was in the pictures and hardly skimmed the surface, using words like “amazing” and “must-see.” So where do you really find the heart and soul of this city?

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1997: A Norwegian Breakfast on the Farm

Throughout my childhood, my Norwegian grandmother used to take me on trips to Europe just the two of us every year. My most memorable summer was spent on our family’s farm in 1997 when I was 6-years-old. We stayed with my great-grandparents in their small town called Øyjord outside of Narvik, Norway (population estimation around 100, no joke). As a young child, staying on the farm for about a month at a time, with no one my age, made me really homesick after just a couple days.

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