Notes From the Low Country Exploring Charleston with your kids is like opening a history text book and seeing the characters from the pages leap out and race down the cobblestone streets on horseback- chased by more characters on horseback brandishing bayonets, with a couple of pirates and a Scarlet O’Hara southern belle thrown into…
Swimming pool, hot tub, on-site gastropub with incredible food, drinks, and live music, acres of green to play in, and the neatest exclusive club in north-central Florida. This was our family weekend getaway at Florida’s Hilton Ocala.
Whether you are planning a fly-by day visit, a weekend adventure, or a lengthy vacation, here are some tips to help you have a better stay in New Orleans, from parking tips, an excess hotel charge to be aware of, beignets & staying safe. Make your family trip to NOLA a little smoother with some advance knowledge.
The best of 2017- a year of adventure. You explored the Smokies with us- up above and down below, paddled on some of Florida’s finest rivers, hiked, tubed, and fished. This is a quick look back on 2017.
Florida recently open its newest trail, but you don’t need hiking boots for the Big Bend Shellfish Trail, all you need is a hearty appetite for seafood…
Pigeon Forge just won the Grand Pinnacle Award for best festival…in the world! But Wilderness Wildlife Week is not the only cool family-friendly event happening in this little Smoky Mountain community…
Travels with kids can be so expensive, and with Spring Break around the corner, you may be counting those pennies in your piggy bank, wondering how you can afford to take the kids anywhere. Luckily frugal family travel tips abound, and we use them, not just during the school holidays, but year round. Here is a list of our favorite tried and true tips.
This past year I rediscovered some old favorites, like snorkeling. I love snorkeling! I used to snorkel in the Med! How could I forget that? And chasing schools of fish with my daughter in the Florida Panhandle was incredible.
Everybody wants to be a pirate- now that the movies have made it so mainstream. And there are places for us-pirate wannabes- so grab your hat & don your boots and check out these top 5 places in America to unleash your inner pirate. Argh!
Across the bridge from the one road into the heart of the gorge lies the NOC (or the Nantahala Outdoor Center). It seems to be a major adventures hub and the Appalachian Trail even cuts straight through it!