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Month: December 2017

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Food Lovers on Parade: the Wonder of Food Tours

I LOVE FOOD! So a food tour is right up my alley! We were trying to get to three locations during the shoot, but we only made it to two.
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Eat

When you’re vacation, trying out the local food is a must. Here are some Colleen Kelly favorites! For the foodie family: Courthouse Donuts 160 Court Avenue Sevierville, TN 37862 865-286-9073 Courthouse Donuts is the perfect place to get creative with your food. Whether you need to grab a bite for breakfast or lunch or are
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Visit the Shops of Sevierville

Sometimes the most rewarding parts of vacation is what you learn from them. If you and your family are ready to learn about the ins and outs of The Apple Cider Mill & General Store, be sure to stop by! Apple Barn Cider Mill & General Store 230 Apple Valley Road Sevierville, TN 37862 865-453-4060
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Play

I traveled to Sevierville with my daughter, sister and niece, and we had a wonderful time exploring the area together. We found Sevierville to be the perfect destination for families looking for outdoor adventure, as well as for those who want to immerse themselves in history or indulge in a multitude of dining options. I
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Dining and Dancing in Palm Springs

Known for its starry nights and warm desert breezes, Palm Springs, California elicits from many a traveler the desire to just dance. It is as if something wells up from your inner reaches in a primal need to express yourself under the palms. And if dancing in the open air under the shadow of Mount
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Multifamily Travel in Family Fun Magazine

Travel Expert Colleen Kelly gives her top destinations for multifamily travel in Dec. 2017 issue of Family Fun Magazine!
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Luray Caverns and the Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum

Luray Caverns   A visit to Luray Caverns in the town of Luray will leave your family in awe. This breathtaking landmark is the most popular and largest cavern destination in Eastern America. With over 4 million years under its belt and so much to discover, the caverns make for a great educational outing on
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The Massanutten Resort

  Positioned in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, Massanutten Resort is the ultimate resort destination on the East Coast. At 6,000 acres, the property features mountainous views, two golf courses, an indoor/outdoor waterpark, and much more.     Whether your family prefers laid back or action-packed days, Massanutten Resort’s countless on-site activities make for
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Local Chop & Grill House

  Local Chop & Grill House, located in Harrisonburg, Virginia, serves some of the most quality locally sourced fruits, vegetables, and meats in the Shenandoah Valley. This cozy steakhouse is a favorite among locals and visitors who are looking to treat themselves to a fresh steak or a unique cocktail.     Colleen was able
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Home for the Holidays at The Ridge Hotel in Lake Geneva

Whether you’re looking for a holiday getaway, or a post-Christmas vacation, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin is just a short drive away from the Chicagoland area. Although known as a hotspot for tourists in the summer, Lake Geneva has a few winter secrets you may not know about. One of their best kept secrets is The Ridge
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My Five Favorite Things to do on a Family Trip to Sevierville, Tennessee

I recently had the pleasure of spending a few days in scenic Sevierville, Tennessee. Because I had never been to this part of the country before, I didn’t know what to expect (sometimes these are my favorite kinds of adventures!). I was shooting an episode for Season Four of my show, “Family Travel with Colleen
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Nashville, Tennessee – The Heart of Music City

Photo Credit: Flickr It’s no surprise that Nashville, Tennessee is known far and wide as Music City. With its renowned museums, bustling downtown, vibrant culture, authentic southern cuisine, and, of course, the music, it’s hard to find anything not to love about this city. One of our producers recently had the pleasure of experiencing Nashville
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Stay

Hyatt Place 819 Gervais Street Columbia, South Carolina 29201 803-978-2013 http://www.columbiadowntown.place.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html One of Colleen’s many highlights while visiting South Carolina was staying at the Hyatt Place in downtown Columbia. With extremely accommodating and friendly staff, this home away from home is guaranteed to make your trip all the more memorable. This newly updated 6-story hotel
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