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Relax in a Salt Cave – Latest Health Getaway Trend

Relax in a Salt Cave – Latest Health Getaway Trend

Salt Caves Are The Newest Trend in Health Getaways – I visited one and here’s what happened.

Let me start by explaining what salt therapy is. You may have seen Himalayan salt lamps sold in health stores, noted for cleansing the air and reducing allergens in your environment. Imagaine an entire room filled with glowing salt crystals that you relax in and experience the healing effects that are said to include reduced inflamation, relief of coughs, and heightened healing and energy. Also known as Halotherapy, this is an alternative treatment and healing modality. The primary areas that it is proported to benefit are within the respiratory system, skin issues and mental health issues.

December 8, 2017 | By More
Mt. Washington Valley NH, Where Santa Lives – Bring The Kids!

Mt. Washington Valley NH, Where Santa Lives – Bring The Kids!

The Mt. Washington Valley of New Hampshire celebrates the Christmas season with gusto and there’s no better place to get the whole family in the holiday spirit. Dusted by recent snowfalls, the towns of North Conway and Jackson make a magical holiday setting for shopping and visiting Santa. Whether you board Santa’s Holiday Express Train, travel through the mountain notches to Santa’s Village in Jefferson, or go on this weekend’s Inn-to-Inn Cookie and Candy Tour, this valley surrounded by White Mountain peaks is simply enchanting!

Here are wonderful upcoming celebrations that will put the Christmas sparkle in your family’s eyes.

December 5, 2017 | By More
5 Charming Small New York Towns Worth Visiting

5 Charming Small New York Towns Worth Visiting

5 Small NY Towns worth discovering. New York City is a busy, crazy place and even New Yorkers require some time off away from the hustle and bustle of the famed metropolis. Whether it’s a weekend getaway or a more extended vacation, you’ll lfind that New York has some beautiful towns on its outskirts with all the natural beauty and culture that one may want to immerse in.

These towns are ethnically diverse, rich in architecture and history, and they are blessed with an unspoiled countryside with places to hike, camp, swim, and trek. No matter what kind of an adventurer or explorer you are, there is something for everyone in these charming

December 4, 2017 | By More
How Many of These California Gems Have You Discovered?

How Many of These California Gems Have You Discovered?

7 California Getaways You Didn’t Know You Wanted to Go On

Not only across the country but across the globe, California is renowned for having some of the most iconic vacation destinations. You’d be hard-pressed to find someone who didn’t recognize places like Los Angeles, Hollywood, San Diego, and San Francisco. However, California is a huge state; there’s much more to the Golden State than a mere handful of cities. Its terrain is diverse, from coastal and desert cities to sleepy towns tucked away in the forests and mountains.

November 29, 2017 | By More
Hi-Di-Ho It’s Off To Play Fair NYC We Go!

Hi-Di-Ho It’s Off To Play Fair NYC We Go!

Come along as we experience Play Fair New York, the top spot to experience new trends in the world of toys, play and entertainment.

The first Play Fair began in 2016 featuring hands-on experiences for people of all ages to celebrate the world of play and entertainment. All the top brand toy companies like LEGO, K’Nex, Leap Frog, Nerf, Toys R Us and many more paticipate in Play Fair. They feature the latest and greatest toys for your kids to experience first hand.

November 20, 2017 | By More
Hawaii Must-Do Activities:  Step by Step Guide

Hawaii Must-Do Activities: Step by Step Guide

Top Fun Things to Do in Hawaii: Coffee, Craters, and City Tours

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Phew…. Packing can be fatiguing for long trips to foreign countries and especially for honeymoon and romantic vacations. And if your journey is to the Hawaiian Islands, you’ll want clothes for relaxed days at the beach as well as chic evening attire for stepping out. For a mix of activities for all types of visitors, here is a comprehensive list of top fun things to do in Hawaii whether it’s your first visit or one of many.

October 30, 2017 | By More
7 Top Kid-Friendly Florida Beaches

7 Top Kid-Friendly Florida Beaches

7 Top Family Friendly Beaches in Florida

Taking your kids to the beach can be a great way to make memorable family vacations. Young children will have an endless amount of sand to play in, and older kids can enjoy swimming, surfing, and other various activities along the boardwalk. Nothing brings the family together like fun time at the beach, and Florida has two coastlines of wonderful choices for your beach vacation.

October 3, 2017 | By More
Maine’s Fall Beer, Wine and Cider Tasting Trail

Maine’s Fall Beer, Wine and Cider Tasting Trail

Add some pizazz to your fall Maine road trip by sipping your way up the coast visiting micro-breweries, craft distillers and local vineyards. So come along as we create a Maine Beer, Wine and Cider Tasting Trail.

A drive along the coast of Maine is a treat at any time of year, but come fall when roads are banked with trees crowned in reds and oranges, it is perhaps the best time of all to plan a road trip to leaf peep and sample some of Maine’s acclaimed craft beer, wine, and hard ciders! Maine has an abundance of passionately produced local craft beverages that will have you smiling all the way from Kennebunkport to Bar Harbor.

September 20, 2017 | By More
Visiting Dog-Friendly Pacific Northwest With Your Pet

Visiting Dog-Friendly Pacific Northwest With Your Pet

Dog-Friendly Escapades in the Pacific Northwest

Traveling with your dog can be an immensely rewarding adventure, and the Pacific Northwest is the perfect place to go. Whether you’re a mountain lover, beach addict, or you prefer the urban life, there’s a perfect outdoor paradise just for you and your pup. And when you want to put your feet up and relax indoors, you’ll always find a welcoming haven at the end of the day.

September 18, 2017 | By More
Cape Cod’s Most Wonderful Waterfront Restaurants

Cape Cod’s Most Wonderful Waterfront Restaurants

Wonderful Waterfront Restaurants on Cape Cod

When September comes and the summer crowds have left the Cape, it’s the perfect season to spend a few days on Cape Cod and dine in some of the remarkable waterfront restaurants. When thinking about grabbing a quick bite to eat or sitting down for a romantic four-course meal, there are plenty of options to choose from from Sandwich to Wellfleet. Cape Cod is know for its exceptional seafood such as lobster, cod, clams, and oysters. In season, it’s often challenging to get a table, but come fall, the views couldn’t be better. When dinning on the Cape, consider visiting these fantastic places for a wonderful meal gazing out to the ocean.

September 14, 2017 | By More
New York’s Rocking Horse Ranch Delivers Total Family Fun

New York’s Rocking Horse Ranch Delivers Total Family Fun

Discover All Around Family Fun at Rocking Horse Ranch in Highland, New York

Looking for a great family vacation spot? Then you need look no further than the Rocking Horse Ranch in Highland, New York. We discovered the Ranch last year and had such a great time that we returned again this summer. Rocking Horse Ranch is one of a few all-inclusive family resorts on the East Coast. A full-riding ranch, they provide horseback riding at many levels throughout the day and so much more.

September 11, 2017 | By More
The Berkshires Are So Much More Than Tanglewood

The Berkshires Are So Much More Than Tanglewood

The Berkshires Are Much More than Tanglewood, and fall is the perfect season to go exploring.

We have discovered there is more to Lenox, Massachusetts and The Berkshires than Tanglewood. Don’t get me wrong, Tanglewood is a beautiful place to enjoy music and the outdoors; however, there is so much more to see and do in the Berkshires.

September 6, 2017 | By More
Epic California Road Trip – Coolest Sites LAX to SFO

Epic California Road Trip – Coolest Sites LAX to SFO

7 Cool Spots For Your West Coast Road Trip

California, with its sun-kissed beaches and rich history, has all of the elements to create a trip-of-a-lifetime. It’s no wonder it’s the most populated state in America. The inviting Mediterranean climate that California is well known for, is contrasted by the snowy alpine mountains, temperate rainforests to the north and the arid desert regions in its interior – a perfect state for a road trip

September 4, 2017 | By More
World’s Best Cities For Halloween Celebrations

World’s Best Cities For Halloween Celebrations

World’s 5 Top Destinations for Halloween Celebrations.

As summer comes to an end, it’s time to look ahead to one of the world’s most popular holidays. Halloween is just to months away and if you’re a fan of black cats, bats, and jack-o-lanterns, take your Halloween festivities to the next level by travelling to one of the world’s best cities for Halloween celebrations.

August 24, 2017 | By More
Moms Plan A Quick Getaway to Mohegan Sun – Here’s What Happened

Moms Plan A Quick Getaway to Mohegan 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
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