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Moms Plan A Quick Getaway to Mohegun Sun – Here’s What Happened

Moms Plan A Quick Getaway to Mohegun Sun – Here’s What Happened

The Tale of the Mom’s Night Out, or how three Moms from Long Island make an exciting escape to Mohegan Sun Resort in Connecticut.

After considering a few options, we realized the perfect choice for our ladies’ getaway was Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. Let’s review the facts: a short 3-hour drive from New York (Long Island), lots of great restaurants, live entertainment, gambling for those who want to give it a go, and a beautiful hotel with reasonable rates. What’s not to love about that?

August 18, 2017 | By More
Maine Windjammer Cruises – The Best Unplugged Vacation in America

Maine Windjammer Cruises – The Best Unplugged Vacation in America

For a vacation that will renew your vigor, reset your internal clock and put you in touch with the commanding natural beauty of coastal Maine, there’s no better choice than to sail aboard one of Maine’s Windjammer Fleet. If you’ve never considered a sailing vacation aboard one of the 9 schooners in the Maine Windjammer Association fleet, you’re missing one of life’s great adventures.

Let me set the stage.

August 7, 2017 | By More
Algonquin Provincial Park Canada Has Adventures For Everyone

Algonquin Provincial Park Canada Has Adventures For Everyone

5 of the Best Things to Do in Algonquin Provincial Park

Canada is a huge country with so many beautiful natural sights for every outdoor adventure lover. However, it’s so big that making travel plans can be a little intimidating. Where should you start? That’s a good question and I’ve got the perfect answer – Algonquin Provincial Park. This park has everything that really reflects what the perfect adventure looks like – rivers, lakes, bike and hike trails, and so much more.

August 4, 2017 | By More
Where To Watch The Sunrise in Charleston, SC

Where To Watch The Sunrise in Charleston, SC

A Local’s Guide to the Best Spots to Watch the Sunrise in Charleston, SC

Waking up early enough to watch the sunrise is a rewarding experience, especially if you are in Charleston, South Carolina. There is nothing better than viewing the Holy City’s famous 18th-century buildings against the backdrop of spectacular shades of pink, orange, and blue in the early hours of the morning. Most people who visit Charleston are happy to see the city’s famous monuments during regular hours, but they miss out on a peaceful and whimsical experience by not seeing a Charleston sunrise. Waking up before the city comes to life is a great way to start your day, and you can capture some amazing photos if you know the best spots. Most of the great spots to watch a sunrise in Charleston are swamped during the day, but these spots are much less crowded in the wee hours of the morning. This gives you the perfect opportunity to enjoy a quiet moment as the sun peaks above the horizon. Whether you are just visiting the Holy City or lucky enough to call Charleston home, you should know about these great spots to watch the sunrise.

July 10, 2017 | By More
7 Reasons To Bring The Whole Family to Galveston Texas

7 Reasons To Bring The Whole Family to Galveston Texas

7 Family Fun Activities in Galveston, Texas.

Galveston is a dream vacation destination that many people seem to overlook. With a plethora of unique museums, plenty of gorgeous beaches, and a collection of exciting theme parks, Galveston is a true paradise for those looking to get away from their everyday lives. There’s truly something for everyone when you visit Galveston, but families will find that many of the local activities and attractions are appropriate for both the young and old alike. If you’re thinking about taking a family vacation anytime soon, check out some of the great family friendly activities below to see why you should be planning a trip to Galveston.

July 5, 2017 | By More
Best Ways to Navigate New York City For First Time Visitors

Best Ways to Navigate New York City For First Time Visitors

First-Time in NYC: Best Ways to Get Around the Neighborhoods

New York City is gigantic, crowded, and difficult to navigate, especially for newcomers. That having been said, most visitors make it harder than it needs to be simply because they don’t do their research. If you plan your routes and make a point of adapting to local circumstances, you can make local NYC transportation much easier. Here are some tips for first-time visitors.

June 26, 2017 | By More
Adventures in Texas – Try A Saltwater Kayak Fishing Trip

Adventures in Texas – Try A Saltwater Kayak Fishing Trip

8 Texas Saltwater Fishing Tips

Kayak fishing is becoming more and more popular, fishing enthusiasts of all ages are catching onto the sport. When trying to decide if you want to become a kayak fisherman, you will first need to initiate a search on the topic. This type of fishing is unlike any other, because it is challenging to remain upright when trying to cast a line several feet into the water, while in a kayak. Below, are steps that will help you will discover Texas saltwater kayak-fishing tips and help get you started catching your share of flounder and redfish.

June 23, 2017 | By More
Experience the Historic Charms of the Old Village Near Charleston, SC

Experience the Historic Charms of the Old Village Near Charleston, SC

Explore the Historic Charms of Old Village, a Beloved Waterfront Neighborhood in Mt. Pleasant

Just across the Cooper River along Charleston’s Harbor lies Old Village, Mount Pleasant’s oldest and most historic neighborhood. This lovely waterfront neighborhood has the perfect mix of old, southern charm and modern amenities, making it a highly sought-after area to both live and visit.

June 13, 2017 | By More
Top USA Beach Road Trips for Summer 2017

Top USA Beach Road Trips for Summer 2017

Best American Road Trips for Beach Lovers.

It’s the classic experience; loading up your friends and heading for the beach in your car. America has some marvelous, seaside destinations just waiting for visitors with ample parking and easy access to the sand and the sun. If you’re planning on heading out this summer or any other time of the year, here are some destinations well worth the trip.

June 12, 2017 | By More
Make Santa Clarita Your Base For Touring Southern California

Make Santa Clarita Your Base For Touring Southern California

Base Your Southern California Vacation In Santa Clarita And Enjoy All The Attractions Within 25 Miles

A visit to Southern California can be enjoyed to the fullest by staying in Santa Clarita. The area, known as the Santa Clarita Valley and comprised of the City of Santa Clarita as well as the cities of Valencia (home of Magic Mountain) and Newhall, which sit within 25 miles of some of the top attractions in Los Angeles and Ventura counties.

June 7, 2017 | By More
How and Where to Head Off-Road This Summer

How and Where to Head Off-Road This Summer

Top Places To Have Some Off-Road Fun This Summer in the North America.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly 63 percent of people live in cities, while cities take up only 3.5 percent of the land. There’s a lot of room to explore, but many of us rarely make it out of our city safety zones to do so. When you do decide to go on an adventure, what’s your activity of choice? Camping is a perennial favorite. Have you ever tried off-roading? There really is nothing like the thrill of it.

June 2, 2017 | By More
Finding Luxury and Romance on the North Shore of Kauai

Finding Luxury and Romance on the North Shore of Kauai

6 Reasons to Plan a Luxury Vacation to North Shore, Kauai

What comes to mind when someone mentions Hawaii? Sparkling waters, sandy beaches, luaus—maybe even a hula girl or two? For many, Hawaii represents the traditional luxury vacation, with gorgeous sights around every corner. Beautiful landscapes combine with exciting activities to make Hawaii a top destination for many families and newlyweds from around the world. Many people choose to vacation on the Big Island or Maui when visiting Hawaii—these islands are certainly great destinations—but many more are discovering the luxurious setting and lush beauty found on Kauai.

May 25, 2017 | By More
10 Vegas Insider Secrets Only Locals Know!

10 Vegas Insider Secrets Only Locals Know!

10 Vegas Secrets Only Locals Know

You’ve heard that what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, right? Well today we’re breaking the silence on some of Sin City’s biggest secrets, because the best way to see any place is like a local. Here are our top 10 authentic Las Vegas outings.

May 24, 2017 | By More
Fun Summer Getaways at BnB Inns with Pubs Onsite

Fun Summer Getaways at BnB Inns with Pubs Onsite

Raise a Glass: Top B&Bs with Pubs Onsite

Carefully curated wine lists. Locally sourced menus. Passionate artisan chefs. Oh, and you don’t have to leave your B&B to find all three. From Seafood Pot Pie to Smoked Wagyu Sirloin, these B&Bs offer in house pubs packing way more punch than your average watering hole. With sophisticated seasonal grub and hand crafted cocktails, these four B&Bs are offering guests the ultimate onsite pub experience.

May 16, 2017 | By More
Parent’s Guide to Best Parks for Fun in Charleston, SC

Parent’s Guide to Best Parks for Fun in Charleston, SC

Parent’s Guide to the Best Parks in Charleston, SC

Charleston’s reputation for having amazing parks is well deserved. There is nothing better than seeing the kids splash around in the fountains or having a blast on playgrounds that fosters their imagination. The best part is that these parks aren’t limited to one area of Charleston. Whether you live in Mount Pleasant, Daniel Island, or downtown Charleston, there are plenty of kid-friendly parks that are guaranteed to be a good time. With so many choices, you might have trouble deciding which park you visit first. But don’t worry—this guide will help you find the best parks in Charleston so that you can find the best park for your family.

May 11, 2017 | By More
5 Ways to Connect With Nature in Detroit, Michigan

5 Ways to Connect With Nature in Detroit, Michigan

Most people instantly think one of two things when they hear Detroit: automobiles and the Motor City. So, is it even possible to connect with nature in Detroit?

While it’s true that Detroit was once a bustling city known as the automobile capital of the world, there are some incredible opportunities for both residents and visitors in Detroit to experience the great outdoors.

May 4, 2017 | By More
Best RV Parks in Florida for a Memorable Vacation

Best RV Parks in Florida for a Memorable Vacation

6 Best RV Parks In Florida For A Memorable Camping Vacation.

The sunshine state offers more than 150 RV-friendly state and county parks that are easy to locate and range from country-style retreats to first-rate private resorts. Whether you are looking forward to having a nice time alone or planning a fantastic family vacation, these 10 RV parks will offer you an experience you won’t forget.

April 28, 2017 | By More
5 Budding Travel Destinations For Global Trend Setters

5 Budding Travel Destinations For Global Trend Setters

5 hot travel spots that are impossible to ignore for global travelers.

Here’s where the trend setters are going now! Conventional traveling is no longer in trend. Increasingly, more travelers want to see places very few other people have seen before or spots that are hidden gems. We’ve laid out 5 of the trendiest and most sought-after places that you just can’t ignore for this season.

April 26, 2017 | By More
Kid-Friendly Washington DC on a Shoe-String Budget

Kid-Friendly Washington DC on a Shoe-String Budget

Free and Affordable Things To Do in Washington with Kids.

Washington, DC is a great place to visit with kids, luckily for parents you can bring together an entire weekend of activities without spending a dime thanks to our tax dollars at work funding the Smithsonian Museums. In terms of finding a place to stay there are two easy ways to travel hack Washington, DC and accommodations for less. The first is to visit DC on the weekends, weekend rates at hotels drop $50 to as much as $100 dollars per night as business travelers decline.

April 25, 2017 | By More
Top Activities For Fun and Relaxation on Your Hawaii Vacation

Top Activities For Fun and Relaxation on Your Hawaii Vacation

Top activities for fun and relaxation on your vacation to Hawaii.

If you plan to visit Hawaii in the near future, you’re obviously wondering about the many incredible activities to take advantage of while visiting this gorgeous vacation destination. Instead of coming to Hawaii without a plan in place, you can consider these four entertaining activities that so many people love to do while visiting the islands.

April 21, 2017 | By More