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Super 8 South Padre Island

We spent two nights at the Super 8 on South Padre Island, Texas.  We found a ridiculously cheap AA rate of $54 a night and combined with American Airlines Rewards tickets we had a cheap trip to Texas! 248 more words

Hotel Reviews

Travel with Dogs

In honor of National Dog Day, a few tips on traveling with furry companions in America.  I first drove cross-country with my large pitbull/lab/boxer mix, Butters, in 2006.   1,393 more words

Travel Tales & Tips


About a week before we left for our trip, it occurred to me that we were attempting to travel through some of the Country’s biggest tourist spots during their peak season. 1,093 more words

On The Road

TECH KILLZ! R.I.P. Super-8

Super-8 Was “IT” Way Back When…

Once upon a time there was Super-8 film. It was a miracle when it was first introduced. Now it’s pretty much gone due to the Tech Explosion. 2,422 more words

Tech Explosion

Let's Go on an Adventure: Genre Study

A staple of the coming of age film is the action adventure that stars an ensemble cast. Modern day directors often emulate the ideas used to tell the stories of classic films from years ago. 1,078 more words

watch the music video for alvvays' "archie, marry me"

the self-titled debut from alvvays was a pleasant surprise this summer.  front-loaded with earworms and back-heavy with introspection, alvvays accomplished more than most bands could hope to on their first outing.   42 more words


Cromwell Motel Fire Extinguished

A fire at a Super 8 Motel in Cromwell has been extinguished.

The hotel was evacuated, according to the fire department.

There was no immediate word on whether anyone was injured in the fire on Industrial Park Road.   16 more words