Howard Johnson offers 20% off for Connextions Magazine readers

Interested in 20% off your accommodations?  Book now, at the Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel in Ocean City, Maryland and save 20% by mentioning Connextions Magazine. First-rate, 5-star customer service at a beachfront hotel, WITH a discount!  To read the blog post about our incredible stay at the Howard Johnson Oceanfront Plaza Hotel on 12th…

America’s First Burger – And Other New England Tasty Treats

BURGERS: According to legend, the first hamburger in US history was served at Louis’ Lunch sandwich shop in New Haven, Connecticut, circa 1895.  Louis Lassen, founder of Louis’ Lunch, served steak sandwiches to local factory workers out of a small wagon. Excess beef from his steak sandwiches was ground up, grilled, and then served between…

TAG Approved Topnotch Resort & Spa in Stowe, Vermont

Walking into Top Notch Resort in Stowe, Vermont, feels like being enveloped in a long, deep hug. From the constantly burning fire in the cozy and rustic lodge to the plush, enormous beds in the guest rooms to the way the staff smiles, big and genuine, the message is clear: you are welcome here. It’s…

The History of Pride and Equality

Millions of people gather annually to celebrate equality and be proud.  Gatherings take place in cities, large and small, all across America.  Pride Organizations, many made up of  volunteers, take precious time out of their busy schedules to organize these events.  Connextions appreciates the efforts of these Organizations, their staff, and the volunteers, who make it…

Key West – the Island that let’s you “Come As You Are”

From the picturesque palm trees and tantalizing turquoise water, to the roaming roosters, eclectic décor, and diversity of the locals, Key West is a place where you can feel free to be who you want and come as you are! Time, in essence, comes to a halt when you arrive. When Jimmy Buffet said “It’s…

Lesbian Owned Inn at Red Hill Bed & Breakfast

Set in the Blue Ridge Mountains, just above a historic civil war site, is The Inn at Red Hill Bed & Breakfast, located in Keedysville, Maryland. Cindy Neugebauer, Owner and Innkeeper, offered us a warm welcome, a cozy & clean place to stay, along with a healthy and fresh breakfast. We recently featured our review…