Eat North America · Memphis

Where to Eat in Memphis

Ask anyone what to eat in Memphis, and they won’t hesitate to recommend barbecue! But there’s more to Memphis than slow-cooked meats and savory sauces. Memphis has definitely undergone a revival since my parents lived there as newlyweds, and on our recent family trip back to the city where my dad went to optometry school… Continue reading Where to Eat in Memphis

Memphis

How to See the Peabody Hotel Duck March

In my humble opinion, there is one thing you must do in Memphis. It’s not Graceland, it’s not barbecue, it’s not even walking 10 feet off of Beale. It’s watching the Peabody Duck March! I remember watching them when I was maybe four or five years old, and it delighted me completely. I watched again… Continue reading How to See the Peabody Hotel Duck March

airlines · Travel Tips

Tips for Flying United Airlines

Love them or hate them, United is a major player in the airline industry, and most flyers will be flying with them at some point or another! Over the years my husband and I have flown over 1.5 million miles with United, and we’ve learned a few things along the way. Here are our favorite… Continue reading Tips for Flying United Airlines

Travel Lists

Legendary Hotels of the World

If you’ve read my post about how to choose accommodations, you know the most stressful part of travel for me is choosing hotels! But the fact of the matter is simple: you have to stay somewhere. And fortunately enough for me, my husband likes to stay in nice places. Here’s a quick peek at some… Continue reading Legendary Hotels of the World

Valentine · Verona

Why You Should Spend Valentine’s Day in Verona

Ah, love! Verona is known as the City of Love, and any trip to this beautiful, ancient city will show you why. But no time is as romantic as… Valentine’s Day! Steve whisked me away to “fair Verona” this past Valentine’s Day, and it was the most romantic trip we’ve ever taken! Here is a… Continue reading Why You Should Spend Valentine’s Day in Verona

Eat North America · lebanon tn

Where to Eat in Lebanon, TN

Happy New Year! This is my first post of 2020, and my 2020 blog theme is the Year of American Travel! While I don’t plan to give up on international travel this year, I do plan to do more domestic travel to highlight my homeland during what will undoubtedly be a strange and exciting election… Continue reading Where to Eat in Lebanon, TN

Travel Lists

My Top Posts of 2019

This has been a huge year for the blog, and 2019 brought Quick Whit Travel to a major milestone: 100,000 views! I’ve been blogging for nearly 14 years now, but I didn’t get my “dot com” (meaning, not a free website!) site until 2016. Plenty of other bloggers get 100,000 views a week (or more),… Continue reading My Top Posts of 2019

new year's · Travel Lists

2020 Travel Resolutions

New Year’s resolutions are made to be forgotten by February, right? Well, maybe not. I can admit last year’s travels got a little out of hand, and in the coming year, I intend not to make the same mistakes. With a little more planning and a little more resolve, we can all make 2020 our… Continue reading 2020 Travel Resolutions

Movie Moments

Best Movie Moments of 2019

It’s #MovieNight! As 2019 comes to a rapid close, it’s high time for my yearly round-up of this year’s blog theme, the Year of Movie Moments! In my life I’ve had some real-life movie moments. Like that time I was walking to the Metro in the rain on my way to work and a bus… Continue reading Best Movie Moments of 2019

Salzburg

Top 10 Sound of Music Sites in Salzburg

A friend of mine from high school used to tell this joke: Her: What’s the scariest movie ever made?Me: The Blair Witch Project? Her: No, The Sound of Music. Because “the hills are ALIVE!” Hahaha! But really, The Sound of Music is quite possibly the most famous movie ever made (if not the scariest!), and… Continue reading Top 10 Sound of Music Sites in Salzburg