FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.


Mar 4, 2022

Ambar Restaurant Review

On a recent trip to Virginia, my husband and I enjoyed brunch with friends at Ambar Restaurant in Arlington. The restaurant serves Balkan cuisine and offers an unlimited brunch experience.

8 Reasons to Press the Green Button and Visit Ireland

Start planning that long-awaited trip to the island of Ireland. With all travel restrictions now lifted, there has never been a better time to visit.

Mar 3, 2022

BARCA Pier & Wine Bar Review

My husband and I recently dined with friends at BARCA Pier & Wine Bar. The tapas-inspired restaurant is located in Alexandria, Virginia’s, Old Town, along the Potomac River. Our friends suggested the restaurant, a favorite of theirs. BARCA serves Spanish and Mediterranean small plates, perfect for our group of four to share.

Feb 24, 2022

Alpen Rose Review

My husband and I recently dined at Alpen Rose in Philadelphia. We made last-minute dinner plans with another couple. It was the first time visiting the restaurant for all of us, and we were excited to experience the steakhouse.

8 Reasons to Visit Ireland this Fall

Thinking about an autumnal adventure or Thanksgiving trip this year? Well, with lively cities, an extravaganza of festivals and the BEST Halloween celebrations around, the island of Ireland is calling! And if you need more reasons to Press the Green Button and go, these might just seal the deal …

Feb 14, 2022

Vetri Cucina Review

My husband and I recently dined at Vetri Cucina. The Italian restaurant is a main stay of Philadelphia’s culinary scene and a frequently seen restaurant on the city’s best-of lists. It was a first visit for both of us and dinner felt like an event.