Monthly Archives: June 2014

Eat at These 6 Victoria BC Restaurants When You Visit

Victoria BC RestaurantsThe capital of British Columbia has a population of more than 80,000, while the metropolitan area exceeds 340,00 people. Many people call this beautiful city their home and want visitors to experience the best parts of it! As you plan what to do and see in the area, don’t forget to pick where you want to relax and refuel. Victoria BC restaurants range from Thai to Polish cuisine, giving you a wide variety of options to choose from. Here are 6 fantastic Victoria BC restaurants you should try out when visiting the city!


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5 Things to do in Jackson MS this Summer

Things to do in Jackson MSMississippi is the 20th state of the U.S. to join the Union. It received its statehood on December 10, 1816. Spreading over 48,430 square miles of land, Mississippi is spacious and full of interesting things to do. With numerous towns and cities to choose from in the state, finding the one to visit can be challenging. The states largest city is Jackson. Not only is Jackson the largest city but also the capital of Mississippi and home to a fantastic Select Registry property. As you are looking for the perfect place to visit, take a moment to read over a few of our favorite things to do in Jackson MS!

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5 Things To Do in Middlebury VT This Summer

Things to do in Middlebury VTSummer is upon us, making planning your vacation critical. The state of Vermont offers several beautiful and charming towns and cities to visit. Located in the northeastern part of the United States, Vermont is the only New England state not bordering the Atlantic Ocean, giving it a different feel than the other states. One small town in Vermont is Middlebury. Full of class, charm, and some terrific scenic waterfalls, you will delight over this diamond in the ruff. We here at Select Registry have a few suggestions of things to do in Middlebury VT for your summer vacation.


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Reasons Galena IL Was Listed as One of the Charming Small Towns in America

Galena ILThe Midwest has about 8,500 towns with populations less than 20,000. With an array of charming small towns to explore, picking the perfect one to visit might be difficult. Select Registry recommends you explore Galena IL. Small towns are treasure troves of delicious food, warm hospitality, immense history, and charm.  Galena IL has all of the above.


From the Windy City skyline to Abraham Lincoln’s historic hometown, Illinois is an interesting, thriving state that has always been the true heart of the American Midwest. The majority of Illinois is composed of green rolling hills, golden cornfields, and villages, suburbs, and towns nestled between and around them. One of the most charming small towns in the state is Galena IL. This small town is full of interesting history, 19th century architecture and entertainment opportunities year round.

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A New England Coastal Road Trip with Vacation of a Lifetime Winner Michele Chandler

The following is a blog post from Select Registry Vacation of a Lifetime winner Michele Chandler. Here is the original publication.


The stunning Cliff Walk in Newport Rhode Island

I will admit that I am a misplaced resident in an inland province. Any opportunity that presents itself to get near the ocean is an excuse for me to ‘go coastal’. Planning this wonderful leg of the Trip of a Lifetime soothed my land-lubbing existence..


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Road Trip! Visit These Fall Festivals in Oregon

Fall Festivals in OregonNeed a getaway in the Pacific Northwest? Well, pack up the car and hit the road to visit these great Fall festivals in Oregon.  From cultural traditions, to haunted towns, to some of the regions best beer and food, you can find it all in Oregon this fall.  And Select Registry has a number of properties in the area to make your trip extra special. Take a look at a few of our recommended Fall festivals in Oregon for 2014.


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Summer Events in Monterey CA

Events in Monterey CAMonterey, California is a great place to visit during the summer.  Cultural celebrations, holiday traditions, and good old fashioned entertainment combine in a line up of fantastic summer events in Monterey, CA that you’ll want to experience.



4th of July Events | July 4th

Ring in Independence day California style! Monterey and the surrounding towns all have their own unique way to celebrate the holiday, including 4th of July in the Park held in San Lorenzo park.



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6 Baltimore Inner Harbor Attractions to Visit

Baltimore Inner Harbor AttractionsHave you ever wanted to plan a trip to Baltimore, but weren’t sure what you should do and see? Well, we’ve made things easy for you! Use this Select Registry guide to Baltimore Inner Harbor Attractions to start planning your getaway today!

1.Federal Hill Park

This Baltimore landmark is the ideal place to begin your explorations.  Once used a look-out post during the Civil War and the War of 1812, Federal Hill gives you the best views of the entire Inner Harbor area of the city.  The land has been a public park since 1879 and was named after the celebrations following the ratification of the U.S. Constitution.  Federal Hill Park is the perfect location to soak in some of the city’s history and enjoy fantastic views.

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Vacation of a Lifetime at Historic Jacob Hill Inn with Bill & Pam O’Brien

Jacob Hill Inn Dining AreaAfter our stay in Connecticut we journeyed about an hour northeastward to Providence, Rhode Island. Just across the border from Stonington, the state of Massachusetts was our next stop at the beautiful Historic Jacob Hill Inn.  Eleonora was waiting to greet us that afternoon.



The Boston SuiteRight from the beginning the hospitality was five star.  Eleonora helped us with our bags as we were shown to our room, the Boston Suite.  This room was bright an airy with plenty of afternoon sunlight.  There was a fireplace and a two person Jacuzzi in the bathroom.


Entertainment Room Upstairs

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Outdoor Activities in Woodbury Wildlife Area in Coshocton County, OH

Woodbury Wildlife AreaOhio is a state rich in locations for outdoor adventures.  Coschocton County, about an hour and a half east of Columbus is an especially good destination for hunters and wildlife enthusiasts. In Coshocton County is Woodbury Wildlife Area, a paradise for visitors who want to hunt, fish, hike and enjoy the beauty of the Ohio wilderness.  And after a day of roughing it, choose a Ohio bed and breakfast to pamper yourself in the evenings.  You can have the best of both worlds during a getaway to Woodbury Wildlife Area.



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