Xcaret (pronounced Ish-car-et) is an eco-archaeoloical park located on the Yucatán peninsula between Playa Del Carmen and Tulum. If you’re looking for a fun way to spend a day doing a variety of nature related activities from sun up to sun down, Xcaret is must! Because of it’s sustainability and eco efforts, I’m featuring this […]
In late August 2017 a total solar eclipse of the sun will be making its way across the United States. This is a significant astronomical and scientific event, as well as a tourist attraction. Directly on the center line of the eclipse’s path is our hometown! When the eclipse hits our city at 11:42am, we will […]
Nestled high in the Colorado mountains and located just to the west of Rocky Mountain National Park is Estes Park. Small mountain towns all tend to be very similar – buildings no more than three floors high, old fashion candy shops on main street, upscale dining options, and relatively expensive hotels. I’ve visited plenty of […]
There are so many things to try when visiting Alaska that its hard to narrow them down to make sure you have a once-in-a-lifetime experience in the last frontier. While it’s important to weigh your options and activity levels carefully, it’s also important to determine what experiences you would not want to miss out on. For […]
“Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt” Rocky Mountain National Park is the second park we are featuring on the countdown to the 100th birthday of America’s National Parks in August. This expansive park is located in the north/central area of Colorado and features vast, mountainous […]
In just five short months, America’s National Parks will be celebrating their 100th birthday! With this in mind, I’ll be doing a post a month from March through August, highlighting five of the national parks we have been to. As Yellowstone National Park is our country’s first national park, my first post is on YNP!
With stunning mountain scenery, abundant wildlife, endless outdoor activities, top-notch restaurants, and proximity to Yellowstone National Park, Jackson Hole is a prime travel destination in Wyoming. Having lived there for a year and half, I was also able to see the other side of Jackson, and pick up some tips along the way. Now, whenever […]