Great Blue Heron

Café & Macadamia, Costa Rica

This rustic restaurant overlooks the Laguna de Arenal, with majestic lake and forest views on the edge of the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica   About the place: Nestled in the hills surrounding Lake Arenal, this is a simple, charming café

Ray’s Boathouse, Seattle

On the shores of Ballard overlooking Puget Sound     About the place: Ray’s Boathouse Restaurant and Cafe is a long-established dockside feature, and looks out to Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains. It is located close to Discovery Park, which

CCs on the Rideau, Canada

Located on the banks of the Rideau lake, with spectacular views of the lake and its wildlife   About the place: CCs on the Rideau nestles on a small peninsula between the lower Rideau lake and the Big Rideau Lake, with easy

Curtin’s Wharf, Burlington, NJ

Positioned on the Delaware with long seafront views conveniently placed to Curtins Marina   About the place: Curtin’s Wharf Restaurant is located on the site of a small estuary lighthouse.    The Restaurant has an easy access dock so that those

The Landing, New Hope, Pennsylvannia

Nestled beside the New Hope – Lambertville bridge with spectacular Delaware river views   About the place: The Landing restaurant with a prime riverside terrace is a draw for brunch, New American dinners & casual fare.    It nestles beside the historic

Whiskey River, St. Peter, Minnesota

Roomy neighborhood American pub offers comfortable views of a good range of wildlife on the banks of the Minnesota river     About the place: Atmosphere is never lacking in “The View.” The wildlife is always present, and panoramic windows bring

Hotel Kenney, Elgin, Ontario

Hotel Kenney on the Rideau Canal with spectacular locks which are still operated by hand     About the place: Hotel Kenney at Jones Falls is snuggled into a peaceful corner of the Rideau canal chain between Kingston and Ottawa.

Melia Cayo Coco Hotel, Cuba

Turquoise waters and fine sandy beaches     About the place: This hotel is located in Cayo Coco, in the Jardines del Rey archipelago, in Ciego de Ávila, between a natural coastal lagoon and a long stretch of sand. It

Black Bass, Lumberville, PA, USA

Right on the Delaware river with great river views     About the place: Nestled in the heart of scenic Bucks County, The Black Bass Hotel boasts a breathtaking river view with all the exceptional features expected of a historic