• Review,  Toy

    Baby Toy Review: LeapStart Learning Table

    The Learning Table is a Leap Frog product and from previous Leap Frog products we’ve purchased, we believed that our daughter would love this table. The table is supported by four wide plastic blue legs and tabletop is chock full of noisy toys the child can play with and explore, as well as lights and music. As an additional bonus, there are two sets of sounds, depending on whether the table is in Learn Mode or Music Mode. You choose which mode the table is in by flipping a plastic “page” of a book in the center of the table. In the LeapStart’s Learning Mode, pressing a key on the…

  • Cristoforo Colombo Rome Hotel Review
    Review,  Travels

    Cristoforo Colombo Rome Hotel Review

    For those travelers looking for an affordable hotel right in the commercial center of Rome, the Cristoforo Columbo Hotel is a good choice. The lower rate of the Cristoforo Columbo somewhat offsets the fact that the hotel lacks a great many of the amenities provided by larger in-town hotels. The Cristoforo Columbo provides guests with the opportunity to enjoy the historical sites of the city while remaining outside the primary tourist zones where prices are significantly higher. Wows and Woes The hotel staff can help guests find their way into the tourist zones using the city’s bus system. They’re happy to draw maps or direct customers to the nearest bus…