Shannon Entin

Shannon is a travel and entertainment blogger. She loves finding TV and movie filming locations and highlighting nearby restaurants, accommodations, tours, and activities. An avid skier and hiker, Shannon also writes extensively on outdoor adventures and staying healthy while traveling.

Road Tripping in GMC’s Denali: To DVD or Not To DVD

GMC’s Yukon Denali is a luxury SUV that has all the amenities to make a driver and passenger feel pampered. But when it comes to traveling with kids, do DVD players keep them from fighting? Do they keep parents sane in the car?

GMC Yukon Denali Hybrid

Railroads and Model Trains in Strasburg, PA

Attention train enthusiasts! Lancaster County’s Strasburg Railroad and Choo Choo Barn are a must-see in Amish country. The Strasburg Railroad is a relaxing way to see the countryside and learn about the railroad. The Choo Choo Barn is a spectacular 1,700 square foot hand-crafted model train layout. Makes a great day trip or stop on your summer road trip.

Choo Choo Barn

How To Use Evernote for Travel Memories

Evernote is one of my favorite apps to use when I’m traveling. I struggle with constantly wanting to note and photograph everything I do – often at the expense of actually experiencing what I’m doing. And I don’t always want to let the whole world know I’m out of town.

Pittsburgh’s Duquesne Incline

The Duquesne Incline is a cable car that transports you to the top of Mount Washington. Restored in 1963, the Incline features original hoisting gear and cable cars that date back to the late 1800’s. It’s a fun, inexpensive way to spend a couple hours in Pittsburgh.

The Duquesne Incline in Pittsburgh is an inexpensive, fun way to spend a couple hours!