traveling and eating at yummy restaurants are two of my favorite things, so i decided to compile a list of some of my favorite spots and what they have to offer!  hope this helps when planning your next vacation.  please let me know if you ever venture to any of these places! 

tampa, florida
  • what to do: busch gardens, tampa bay buccaneers, the florida aquarium, international mall, hyde park, channelside
  • nearby: st. petersburg beach

boca grande, florida
  • where to stay: the gasparilla inn
  • where to eat: temptations {$$}, the loose caboose {$}
  • what to do: relax on the beach, rent bikes, tour the lighthouse 
  • nearby: captiva island
athens, georgia
  • where to stay: the foundry park inn
  • where to eat: last resort {$$}, speak easy {$$}, big city bread {$}, mama's boy {$}, 
  • what to do: tour the beautiful campus of UGA, shop downtown, the melting point, walkers, 
  • nearby: madison, georgia
atlanta, georgia
  • where to stay:
  • where to eat: el taco {$}, antico pizza {$}, murphy's {$$}, agave {$$}, varasano's pizzeria {$}, alon's bakery {$}, souper jenny's {$}, king of pops {$}
  • what to do: georgia aquarium, world of coke, centennial park, stone mountain, sweet water brewery, piedmont park, turner field
  • nearby: lake lanier
savannah, georgia
  • where to stay: olde savannah inn 
  • where to eat: elizabeth {$$$}
  • what to do: rent vespas, trolley rides, shop
  • nearby: hilton head, georgia
nashville, tennessee
  • where to stay: 
  • where to eat: prime 108 {$$$}, pfunky griddle {$}
  • what to do: the grand ole opry, the parthenon, 
  • nearby: franklin, tennesse
    san francisco, california

    • where to stay:
    • where to eat: atmosphere {$$$}
    • what to do: trolley car, fishermans' whorf, golden gate bridge, painted ladies 
    • nearby: sausalito, alcatrez

    kamalame cay, the bahamas
    • where to stay: kamalame cay resort
    • where to eat: kamalame cay resort {$$$$}
    • what to do: snorkle, spa, picnic, beach, pool 
    • nearby: nassau, bahamas

    paradise island, the bahamas
    • where to stay: atlantis
    • where to eat: mesa grill {$$$$}
    • what to do: water slides, pools, beach, casino 
    • nearby: nassau, bahamas
    london, england
    • where to stay: 
    • where to eat: hummingbird bakery {$}
    • what to do: the british museum, portabello road market, the london eye, buckingham palace, top shop, primark, trafalgar square, notting hill, kensington palace
    • nearby: windsor castle