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8 Great Places to Eat in Naples Florida. Article by Charles McCool for McCool Travel

8 Great Places To Eat in Naples Florida

Naples Florida is well into a culinary renaissance and their food scene has really evolved. Midwestern US fare and Italian once was standard but restaurants are now more upscale and eclectic. Innovative chefs from around the world move to Naples and incorporate fresh seafood and local ingredients. If you have not been to Naples Florida in awhile, give […]

8 Great Things To Do in Amelia Island Florida

8 Great Things to Do in Amelia Island Florida

Eight different nations ruled the 13 mile long barrier island in northeast Florida called Amelia Island. Being the only place in the USA claiming this distinction, Amelia Island businesses incorporate the “eight flags” theme as much as possible. Among the things to do in Amelia Island is experience and explore Old Florida (history and nature), eat amazing fresh seafood, and mingle with […]

DC food trucks. Article and photo by Charles McCool for McCool Travel

8 Great Washington, DC Food Trucks

8 Great Washington, DC Food Trucks, first published 19 April 2017 A little over a year ago I completed a work assignment in Washington, DC. Every weekday I rode into the big city, did some work, and anticipated lunch. Working at Union Station, a magnificent building (go visit!), several quick bite places inside the building tempted me but almost […]

8 Great Things to Do in Vermont. Article by Dana Freeman for McCool Travel.

8 Great Things to Do in Vermont

8 Great Things to Do in Vermont They say you should love where you live and I can wholeheartedly say that I do! Vermont may be small in geographic size and population but offers a considerable amount of things to see and do. We have four seasons of outdoor recreational opportunities, including some of the […]

McCool Travel article about Redefinition at Ritz Carlton Tysons Corner.

8 Great Travel Hacks for Happy Travelers

8 Great Travel Hacks for Happy Travelers The popular definition of Travel Hacking is to pay as little money as possible for amazing travel experiences. To me, travel hacking means that plus creating the best possible vacation. That might mean avoiding crowds, unique experiences, or just doing exactly what you want to do (and not what some […]

Walking Malecon: 8 Great Things To Do in Havana Cuba

8 Great Things to Do in Havana Cuba

8 Great Things to Do in Havana Cuba Only 90-miles South of Key West and under an hour flight from Miami, Havana awaits you. There is no other city like Havana. With its explosion of color and contrasts from the old, crumbling buildings to the world famous, pristine 1950’s American classic cars, Havana is fascinating. […]

positive vibe in St. Croix

8 Great Things To Do in St. Croix

Great things to do in St. Croix include nature, food, drink, history, and water activities. The variety and quality of cuisine on my two visits to St. John (still one of my favorite places in the world) really impressed me. So when I was invited to a culinary trip to its sister island of St. Croix, I could not say Yes […]

great travel couples

Great Travel Couples to Follow

Many great travel couples inspire, entertain, and educate me with their travel stories, photos, and adventures. Here are some great travel couples who should be on your radar and part of your travel network. Included are links to their websites, social media channels, and, for many, their interviews with McCool Travel. Great Travel Couples to Follow Bonvoyageurs […]

things to do in Richmond Virginia: Museum of Fine Arts

8 Great Things To Do in Richmond Virginia

Great things to do in Richmond Virginia include historic, nature, fun, food/drink, and other activities. Richmond, Virginia is steeped in American history but today is blossoming as an adventure and foodie destination. Traditionally known as the capital of the US South (including the capital of the Confederate States during the 1860s), Richmond is also the hometown of Arthur Ashe, […]

luxury travel bloggers to follow

6 Sensational Luxury Travel Bloggers to Follow

I am by no means a luxury travel expert. Sure, I have dabbled a bit with luxury travel but I am strictly an amateur. Many amazing luxury travel bloggers inspire me and here are a few. I have included links to their websites and social media channels so that you can follow them. Luxury Travel Bloggers to Follow Luxe […]