Take Me Away – August 2016 Recap

August seemed to fly by, didn’t it?  I am looking forward to seeing where you have all been traveling this summer so be sure to link up your travel posts on Friday, September 2nd!  In the meantime, let’s take a look back at the trip reports everyone linked up for the August – Take Me Away Party!

Please visit as many as you can and be sure to Pin from the original sources…

Vicki from Life in my Empty Nest took us away on a relaxing 6 day Florida vacation…

Florida Vacation - Life in My Empty Nest blog

 Life in My Empty Nest – Florida Vacation Photos

Lounging on the beach, sitting by the pool sipping cocktails…that’s the way to do a vacation!

Carolyn from Fennell Seeds took us away on a lovely tour of Napa…

Napa Trip Report - Fennell Seeds Blog

 Fennell Seeds – Napa Trip Report

What a perfect place to spend her 10 year anniversary.  She also shared her experience using Uber to get around.

Carole from From my Carolina Home took us away to the lush mountain countryside…

Mountain Countryside - From My Carolina Home blog

 From My Carolina Home – A Trip in the Mountain Countryside

Vintage cars, a country market and a drive through beautiful scenery…sounds like a great way to spend the day to me!

Tanya from The Other Side of the Road took us away to see the royal family…

The Queen - The Other Side of the Road blog

 The Other Side of the Road – The Queen

Who knew there were so many events where you would have an opportunity to catch a glimpse of the Queen!

Pam from Everyday Living was so inspired by Peter Mayle’s “A Year in Provence”, that she took a trip to the southeastern region of France…

A Village in Provence - Everyday Living blog

 Everyday Living – A Village in Provence

And if her stunning photos don’t convince you to book a trip as well…nothing will!  I suddenly have the urge to paint something…even though I have no artistic talent!

Pam knows how to choose some gorgeous places.  She also took us away with her to the picturesque, Napa Valley…

Three Days in the Valley - Everyday Living blog

 Everyday Living – Three Days in the Valley

Ahh, the bay area…what a beautiful section of the country and so many things to see!

Laurie from My Husband Has Too Many Hobbies took us away on an adventurous family road trip from St. Louis to the Pacific Northwest…

St. Louis to Pacific Northwest Trip - My Husband Has Too Many Hobbies Blog

My Husband Has Too Many Hobbies – St. Louis to Pacific Northwest

Eight states, national parks, rain forests, mountains…this is a trip her family will always remember!

Wow, I need to get my act together and plan a trip somewhere interesting!  My weekends at the Jersey Shore seem like nothing compared to all these adventures!

Where have you traveled recently?

Remember to link up your travel posts

Friday, September 2nd 

at the next Take Me Away Party!

Linking to:

Virginia Sweet Pea – Best of the Weekend

Dwellings – Amaze me Monday

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  1. Shelley, thanks so much for hosting and for your recap…so much to see and experience! Pam @ Everyday Living

  2. What fun! I really haven't been anywhere. I'm a homebody through and through. But I love to see where others go on their travels.Brenda

  3. Thank you so much for featuring me. 🙂 I loved reading all the other posts too. I hope to take another trip soon so I can write some more travel posts. Meanwhile I'll be reading about everyone else wonderful trips!

  4. Great links! I'm going to head over and read the post on Napa – it's on my bucket list. Hope you have a great week!

  5. Wow – such great posts this month!! I can't wait until Friday – I am flagging my calendar so I don't get busy and miss it! xoxo

  6. We have travelled extensively and now live permanently in SW France and I love reading about other people's travel stories, I am so happy I found your blog, I am thoroughly enjoying sitting reading through all of these this evening.

  7. i didn't know about this party! hopefully i remember. such gorgeous places, and even though i went on a nice, long trip this summer, seeing these pics makes me have a serious case of wanderlust!b

  8. Great recap and what a wonderful resource this is for finding new and exciting places to visit! Thanks so much for hosting this wonderful party each month and for including our family adventure in your recap!~Laurie

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