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The GPS Treasure Hunt for Outdoor Family Fun - Geocaching
Geocaching is a high-tech outdoor GPS treasure hunt for the whole family.
Some Tips to Finding Local Restaurants While RV Camping
There are many tools you can use to find local restaurants and farmers markets, even when you’re RV camping! You can use local publications, the internet, the local people, and even just spend time exploring!
Do white picket fences, pies cooling on windowsills, a quaint downtown with an ice cream shop and post office make you reminisce for the good ol' days? Whether you lived during the mid–century or just enjoy watching AMC's hit TV series "Mad Men," the Little Traverse Bay area at the northern tip of Michigan's Lower Peninsula retains the hallmarks of small American towns from the 50s and 60s and combines them with modern conveniences and amenities.
The Magic of Hot Air Ballooning
While any outdoor activity can stir the poet in us, ballooning is the premier stimulant, not merely because it sweeps us off the ground, but because it pulls on all our senses. A touch of wind against the face. The thrill of inhabiting a globular sail snatched by invisible currents and pulled toward an unknown destination.
Orlando - Beyond the Theme-Park Attractions
Perhaps the best place to get an appreciation for the history and culture of the Orlando area is at the Orange County Regional History Center in downtown Orlando.
Silly Things to Do in New Jersey
For those of us who appreciate the act or even the art of silliness, and hope we never grow out of it, what could be sillier than Ocean City’s celebration of humor, the Doo Dah Parade?
The Flavors of Pennsylvania
More than 40 years have faded into the fuzzy, deep recesses of my memory since I took William Graham Sumner’s advice (“Go west, young man!”) and left my birth home in Pennsylvania for the lure of the West Coast.
Capital of Fun Factory Tours
Here, in the heart of south-central Pennsylvania, more than a dozen manufacturing facilities offer visitors a behind-the-scenes look at how their products are manufactured.
South Walton Fishing - Year-Round Angler Fun
With 14 fresh and saltwater lakes, the Choctawhatchee Bay and the Gulf of Mexico included in the recreational waterfront, the South Walton beaches offer exciting fishing opportunities for anglers with all levels of expertise.
Enjoy The Outdoors In The Original Florida
Where can you see wildlife up close via feet, bike, boat or tube without unobstructed views? Well, throw in cypress trees, alligators, and crystal clear waters and you'll find it all in the Original Florida.
New York's Scenic Drive - Seaway Trail
New York's most scenic drive is the 454-mile Seaway Trail in northern New York. It travels almost the entire length of the state following along the border with Canada.
Fine Dining In New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Virginia
At the southern tip of New Jersey lies the historical resort town of Cape May. Popular not only for summer fun, but for those searching for a romantic Valentine weekend getaway.
Ybor City Upholds Its Cigar-Making Traditions
Named after Cuban exile Don Vincente Martinez Ybor, this city began when Ybor relocated his Key West cigar-making business. Once known as the hand-rolled cigar capital, it now remains a historical 40-acre town complete with shops and restaurants that keep it bustling day and night.
Tour Homes of Poets, Novelists, and Other Literary Geniuses
When one thinks of early American literary geniuses, the mid-Atlantic and New England areas as these writers stomping grounds quickly come to mind.
Central Florida Zoological Park Brings Out The Beast, ERR — Best In People
The Central Florida Zoological Park (CFZP), located within a 109-acre park in Sanford, Florida, north of Orlando, features a new breed of zoo setting that, according to its mission statement, is "dedicated to the trustworthy stewardship of our natural environment through the exhibition of living animals and plants and sustaining programs in wildlife education and conservation.
Catch Some Fun In SW Michigan
Can you hear the jubilee? Can you hear the "oohs and ahhs" of families making their way through the many attractions in southwestern Michigan? If not, you're not close enough to the action because there's plenty there and more than enough for everyone.
RV Birdwatching for Your Next RV Trip
Ducks are sometimes not thought of as a target for birding, but RV bird watchers across North America are noticing these uncommonly common ducks. Interested in checking them out? Here's where to start for your next RV trip.
Ten Tips for Taking Great Dog Photos
The following techniques can help you get really great shots of your dog—inside the RV and outside in nature on your next camping trip.
A Great Place for Birding – Alabama’s Gulf Coast
My appreciation for birds really began with a trip to Costa Rica some years ago, where our tour group tallied 102 bird sightings in 10 days. That qualifies as a success. We trekked through mud and rain. We got up especially early and went out late, to see what Mother Nature had to show us. Who needs an alarm clock when the howler monkeys wake you daily at 5 a.m.?