How to Board your Amtrak Sleeper Car

Episode 3 of Get Lost on Amtrak! series

Off to Union Station, we go to get on our sleeper car to LA. From the easy tickets, friendly staff and exclusive Amtrak lounge, our journey started out in style! Take a look.

How to Pack for an Overnight Train Trip!

Episode 1 of Get Lost on Amtrak series: What to Pack & Know Before You Go

I had never slept overnight on a train before and here I was ready to go on a 45-hour journey across the Fifty Nifty–from Chicago all the way down to Los Angeles. I had no idea what to expect but after careful research and thought, I figured out the best way to pack for different climates as well as my stay on the train. This video should prepare you & give you good tips for your next train journey!

Get Lost on Amtrak! Hotel Palomar in Chicago

Kelley started off her Amtrak cross country journey in the snowy Chicago. She picked the well rated Hotel Palomar as her home base and the hotel did not disappoint. From the great location, comfortable rooms and 5 pm happy hour, Kelley was pleasantly with all facets of the hotel and would give it 7 out 10 stars!

Cruising: Tour the MSC Divina Ship

Get Lost with Kelley Ferro aboard the beautiful MSC Divina! The stunning MSC Divina pulled into Miami’s harbor in November to start her Caribbean route. This gem of a ship is luxuruious and simply lavish—with amazing amenities, rooms, entertainment & dining—it is quite classy!

Cruising: Dining on the MSC Divina

Get Lost with Kelley Ferro aboard the beautiful MSC Divina!
The stunning MSC Divina pulled into Miami’s harbor in November to start her Caribbean route. This gem of a ship is luxurious and simply lavish–with amazing amenities, rooms, entertainment & dining–it is quite classy!
The food is high quality and delicious–the buffet is plentiful but there are many other options too like Eataly Steakhouse & Venchi homemade Gelato!

Best Eats in Sonoma

Get Lost in Sonoma!
With so many local farms, it’s no wonder that might weekend in Sonoma involved some of the best food that I’ve ever had! From tasty pastries at Costeaux in Healdsburg to a snout-to-tail lip-smacking lunch at Zazu to gourmet dinners at the Girl & the Fig–dining in Sonoma is as beautiful to look at as it is to indulge in!

Get Lost Guide: Top 5 Things to Do in Sonoma

Get Lost with Kelley Ferro in Sonoma
One of California’s top wine destinations, and a perfect weekend getaway, Sonoma offers up so much more than just world famous wine.
From hiking in the Redwoods to cruising along Highway 1, Kelley tells you all the best things to see & do on your trip to Sonoma.

El Dorado Kitchen

Easily one of my favorite meals ever, let alone in Sonoma, El Dorado Kitchen is a must for the discerning foodie. The menu is local, the chef is exceptional and the atmosphere makes you never want to leave. Check out my favorite dishes and let me know when you go!

El Dorado Hotel & Kitchen in Sonoma

Understated chic yet simply comfortable, the El Dorado Hotel was such a gem–I knew right away that I picked the best place to stay in Sonoma. The good reviews did not lead me astray! The stylish, modern decor mixed well with the outdoor spaces, high-ceilinged rooms & pool. Plus, you have one of the area’s best restaurants in YOUR LOBBY. Seriously, my favorite meal in Sonoma has had just a few steps away from where I got my beauty sleep.

Do yourself a favor and book here when you go to Sonoma.

A Tipsy Tour of Sonoma’s Wine Country

 

You’d never guess that over 400 wineries dot the rolling hills of the rural Sonoma. But with some of the world’s most famous wines, this peaceful region is serious about wine production. Kelley takes a tipsy tour through wine country, stopping at some of the most recommended wineries. She indulges in the Bubble Room experience at J Vineyard, meets the owner at Keller Estates, and sips a zinfandel at Dry Creek Vineyard.