August 20, 2017

Whitewater Tubing in West Virginia

  Are you trying to cool off from the heat of the summer months?  Would you like to relax as you float downstream on a river?  Or maybe, you’d like to battle some white water rapids? Well, you can do all three by joining River Riders for an afternoon of adventure.     Located just […]

360 Chicago – The best way to see the Windy City

  Chicago is one of the largest cities in the United States and also one of the most beautiful.  There is no better way to experience this beauty than from the top of the John Hancock Building.  360 Chicago provides access to the 94th floor, where at 1,030 feet high, you’ll be rewarded with 360-degree […]

The Golfing Scene in Houston: Top Flight Courses in H-Town

    Houston has a very lively sporting scene, home to the Rockets, a James Harden-led NBA team that is currently creating waves in the NBA Playoffs, as well as the Texans, an up-and-coming NFL club anchored by defensive standout J. J. Watt. However, not many people recognize how the city cultivates another sport, one […]

Submarine Tour – Honolulu, Hawaii

  There is no limit to the number of activities that can be enjoyed in Honolulu. From the beautiful beaches to the scenic hiking trails, the possibilities are endless. However, there are also some unique things to try the next time you’re in the “Aloha State”.  How would you like to board a submarine and […]

Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua

  What!!  You can race down an active volcano on a little piece of wood!?  After reading numerous articles online and seeing clips on YouTube, I knew that this was something I just had to try.  Plus, having never been to Nicaragua, this could be a trip where I could also combine sightseeing with my […]

Blue Tang Inn – Ambergris Caye

  People who are looking to visit the tropical country of Belize usually hop over to the islands of Caye Caulker and Ambergris Caye.  These are the top spots for those looking for relaxation, beautiful weather, and of course world class diving.     Ambergris Caye is the larger of the two and therefore has […]

I Got Robbed in Brazil

  As much as I travel, I would consider myself pretty wise when it comes to having street smarts and preventing theft.  Perhaps that is why I had never been robbed. Well, at least not until last month.  That all changed while I was on a layover in Sao Paulo, Brazil.   I had gone […]

Mini Baja Chase – Las Vegas

  On your mark, get set, GO!!!!  Are you looking for something fun and exciting to try the next time you’re in Las Vegas?  Climb into a dune buggy and take part in a Mini Baja Chase for nonstop excitement and memorable fun!     SunBuggy Las Vegas gives you the opportunity to drive a […]

Hot Air Ballooning – Las Vegas

  People have flown in hot air balloons ever since the late 1700’s and it’s something that I have always wanted to do.  Unlike flying in an airplane, there is something unique about a balloon flight because you get a 360 degree view of everything around you.  Another characteristic that makes it really special is […]

Downtown Segway Tour – Portland, Oregon

  The segway is a very neat concept.  A two-wheeled, self balancing, battery-powered electric vehicle that looks like it came straight out of the future.  I had always wanted to try these machines ever since their release and finally got the opportunity while spending some time in Portland, Oregon.     Nation Tours offers segway […]

Learning to Surf in Hawaii

  Hawaii is often considered to be the home of surfing by many and was even practiced by the ancient Hawaiians.  However, they viewed it as much more than just a sport.  It was part of their culture and considered an art.  They referred to this art as he’e nalu which translates into “wave sliding”. […]

Riad Les Ammonites – Marrakesh

  Riad Les Ammonites is an excellent place to stay when visiting Marrakesh. Riad, which means “garden” in Arabic is usually a Moroccan house or hotel with an internal courtyard.  This Riad has a beautiful courtyard along with everything else you would want in a hotel including safety, cleanliness, and a perfect location.  Located just […]