I was recently invited by Influenster to watch a complimentary video on Dino Lingo, a language learning program for kids. Dino Lingo uses images and repetition to help your children learn a new language. I selected the Russian language video since I am a fluent speaker and wanted to see if this program would work well for children of a fluent speaker. I really liked how they kept it simple but still introduced a lot of new vocabulary. Children really like [...]
As the largest French city on the Mediterranean coast, Marseille features many interesting and beautiful sights. Below are my three favorite attractions in Marseille: 1) Visit Chateau d’ If: The Chateau d’ If is a must-see for fans of Alexander Dumas’ The Count of Monte Cristo. The Chateau d’ If has been used as both a fortress and a prison, but the most impressive part of Chateau d’ If is the beautiful views of Mediterranean Sea. Click here for a [...]
Radiance of the Seas recently underwent a renovation, featuring eight new dining options, cabin upgrade, and a new top deck TV screen. The Radiance of the Seas features some great cruise itineraries and is a decent ship that caters to both singles and families. Cabins: The cabins on the Radiance of the Seas are comfortable. The balcony cabins and suites are very nice, and the inside cabins are nice for two people, though it begins to feel crowded with three [...]
Hello travel friends, I am leaving for Alaska and Canada for two weeks in a few hours. I will not have internet often (especially during the cruise portion of the trip) so I will not be able to post while I’m there, but I will update some information once I’m back! Follow me on Twitter (@pink_valise) for some updates while I’m there.