Travel Tip of the Day: Don’t Get Locked in the Bathroom

Ballyfin

Don’t Get Locked in the BathroomA big piece of advice I offer to infrequent travelers is to watch how train, plane, hotel and restaurant bathroom doors open and close. I see tons of people getting stuck in these bathroom all the time, and they always rightly panic. It happened to me once, several years ago, on a train […]

10 Reasons to Go to Ballyfin

Ballyfin

Recently, Natalie and I both spoke at the Travel Bloggers Exchange (TBEX) conference in Dublin. She has always wanted to go to Ireland and since her birthday was the same week, I wanted to take her somewhere over-the-top special. I contacted a few Irish friends and learned that Ballyfin is arguably the nicest hotel/manor house […]