Our first night in Lisbon, Portugal was cold, dark, and rainy.  We decided to stay put at the hotel and just eat dinner there.  Luckily the food was amazing!  It was still cold, dark, and rainy our second (and last night) in Lisbon, but we decided to venture out so we could at least get […]

The Children’s Fountain is not only one of Kansas City’s largest fountains, but is also one of just a handful located north of the Missouri River.  The six bronze figures of children are busy being kids engrossed in activities like  jumping, dancing, and playing ball.  When I visit this fountain, I immediately think of the […]

And last, but not least, some photos of the fountains at Versailles.  There were originally 1,400 fountains on the property.  Today only 600 are still working.  An aqueduct was built to pump the necessary water onto the grounds to power the fountains at a rate of 1.6 million of gallons of water per hour.  In […]

Guess who is in Dallas again?  This girl!  After grabbing my usual caramel latte at the Starbucks at Crescent Court at the crack of dawn, I had 45 minutes to walk around Uptown Dallas before I had to head back to the Zaza to get ready for my work day.  I headed in a different […]

From her spot in front of the Intercontinental Hotel, Diane, the Roman goddess of the mooon, overlooks the Plaza.  She is surrounded by cherubs and has one of the tallest man-made waterfalls cascading behind her. You Might Also Enjoy: Fountains of Kansas City Fountains of Kansas City:  Merriam Visitors Bureau Fountain Fountains of Kansas City:  […]