A Wonderful Continent Called Africa

Africa is called the “Dark Continent” for its supposed mystery, but there is nothing mysterious about a destination site like this. You should definitely consider an Africa vacation. Africa is probably the most diverse continent on the planet and a vacation there can hold just as much variety. No matter what you are looking for, an Africa vacation can fulfill all your trip desires. We think of Africa first as a land of jungles and wild animals and that is certainly true. For an Africa vacation, you may want to consider some of the amazing safari adventures, which will take you to places that most people have only dreamed about. Imagine elephants and lions in the wild; that can be …

A White Mountains Vacation – Most Scenic 100 Miles in New England

This amazing trip through the White Mountains of New Hampshire includes gorgeous views, a visit to the home of the world wind speed record, and one of most scenic train rides in the east. The White Mountain National Forest is a 4-hour drive north of Boston, Massachusetts. Deep in New Hampshire, the mountains are part of the Appalachian Mountain system that covers the Eastern United States. Within the forest park is the White Mountains Trail, and it’s a drive that’s arguably the most scenic 100 miles in New England. Here’s a selection of my favorite stops along the way – some of them require prior planning and are day trips in themselves. WHITE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL FOREST VISITOR CENTER Most people …

7 to 12 day Royal Caribbean Cruises

Everyone would certainly welcome a vacation, a welcome respite from the grueling days at work. So if you are planning to have a grand getaway anytime, you would naturally want to make most out of your precious time. If you have children in tow, the mere thought of dragging them around the bustling airports, and having to contend with inevitable tantrums on boring and long plane rides is definitely not the kind of vacation that you have in mind. By the time you arrive to your destination, you and your children would probably be too tired to care and would rather spend the whole day in bed. That scenario is the main thing you would want to avoid on a …

Huntington Beach California

One of the very best getaways for a beach vacation in California is sunny Huntington Beach. With many diverse sports such as surfing, biking, boating, skateboarding, fishing, golf, tennis, and beach volleyball – everyone can get into the game and find something to enjoy. Even after the sun goes down, you’ll find something to do on Huntington Beach. Even the briefest of family beach vacations to Huntington Beach should include a visit to the International Surfing Museum, where some of the most treasured surfing artifacts are stored. Other attractions ideal for Huntington Beach include the Huntington Beach art center, and the surfers hall of fame. There are plenty of other things to do here besides the beach, which is perfect …

A spectacular trail find on the Swan Range of Montana – a trek to the summit.

This time was different. Previous years I had settled into a tent near the car at the viewpoint below Richmond Peak, a timbered ridge to the north and east of Seeley Lake, Montana. Time and again I had enjoyed the awesome view of the mighty wall of mountain ridge that rose up from the canyon below me, towering over all surroundings – the majestic Montana peak of Sunday Mountain. From the Richmond Peak vantage point the face of the peak, made up of bare slide zones, with a few ridges of trees and brush, appeared to rise almost straight up from the valley floor below. It was not a mountain wall that I would expect to yield a trail, a …