Eagle on Texas River Cruise

Destinations, Events

American Bald Eagle Vanishing Texas River Cruise

No Comments 18 June 2015

Vanishing Texas River Cruises take bird watching to whole new levels. Birders will love Lake Buchanan in the Texas Hill Country. Here 600 of the 900 bird species found in the United States can be spotted. One couple boasted seeing 27 species in just one outing and saw 40 during their weekend stay. Among the […]

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Galena Ghost Tour

Destinations, Events

Experience Galena’s Ghostly Past and Present on Ghost Tour

No Comments 15 June 2015

Galena is a historic town located in the northwest corner of Illinois known for its quaintness and 19th century Victorian architecture. In the 1850s, it was the busiest port between St. Louis and St. Paul and boasted rows of elegant homes. Those interested in this town’s rich history can learn about its past by taking […]

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Destinations, Events

Franz Josef Glacier Heli Hiking Tour and Hot Pools

No Comments 02 June 2015

New Zealand is known for its majestic landscapes, and the magnificent Franz Josef Glacier in Westland Tai Poutini National Park on the West Coast of New Zealand’s South Island is no exception. In fact, this landmark is regarded as the gem of New Zealand’s West Coast Glaciers. Guided tours allow visitors to experience the beauty […]

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Jetpack America

Events, Kids

Fly Like a Superhero with Water Jetpacking

No Comments 01 June 2015

Have you ever wanted to fly like a super hero? Now Jetpack America can make that dream come true on your next vacation to Las Vegas, Newport Beach, or San Diego with a choice of several different flight packages, which include pre-flight training, walkie-talkie helmet communication with your instructor, and remote throttle control to keep […]

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Starved Rock

Destinations, Events

Celebrate National Trails Day at Starved Rock

No Comments 19 May 2015

Starved Rock State Park in Illinois is celebrating National Trails Day on June 6. Come out for this event and spend the day hiking with the park naturalist. The hike will take you to the top of Starved Rock and into the bottom of French Canyon. Along the way, you’ll learn the history and geology […]

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Electric Forest


Electric Forest Not Your Average Music Festival

No Comments 18 May 2015

This year’s Electric Forest Festival will be returning to the scenic village of Rothbury, Michigan, from June 26-29. This is the fourth year for this popular festival, and if you’ve never attended, you’ll notice as soon as you enter the grounds, that this is not your average music festival celebration. Fairytale-Like Sherwood Forest Electrified Stepping […]

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Museum of the Moving Image

Destinations, Events, Kids

Museum of the Moving Image a One-of-a-Kind Destination

No Comments 07 May 2015

The Museum of the Moving Image is a popular destination for kids. In fact, more than 50,000 students visit the museum every year on field trips and similar outings. But as the country’s only museum dedicated to the art, history, technique, and technology of the moving image in all its forms, this is a one-of-a-kind […]

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South Africa

Budget, Destinations, Events

South African Safari More Affordable than Ever

No Comments 28 April 2015

  The strong dollar equals savings for people planning a vacation in South Africa. In fact, it’s about 13 percent cheaper than last year. That’s just one reason you may want to plan that South African Safari you’ve put off because you couldn’t afford it. The other is the fact that flights from New York […]

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Shipwreck tours

Destinations, Events

Lake Superior Shipwreck Tours

No Comments 17 April 2015

For those with a fascination for shipwrecks, Lake Superior offers an opportunity to visit three different shipwreck sites along with a historic lighthouse, while taking in the stunning landscape of Grand Island and Munising Bay. The shipwreck tours take about two hours, with a narrator who takes you back in time to the industrial ages of […]

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Yoga Vacation

Destinations, Events

A Bahamas Yoga Vacation Designed for You

No Comments 16 April 2015

So often, by the time you return home from your typical vacation, you feel like you need a vacation to recuperate. If you’re looking to break that trend and really come back home relaxed and rejuvenated, consider a yoga vacation at the Sivanananda Ashram Yoga Ranch in the Bahamas. Yoga vacations offered through the ranch are […]

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