Archive for September, 2017

Are You Looking Forward to a Weekend Away with Your Family?

College basketball events

It was a weekend to remember!
Your husband had bought tickets for one of the top college basketball events in the area.
You made reservations at one of the fine old hotels in the area.
Although your two teenage daughters are not exactly basketball fans, they are excited about spending the long weekend as a family. They will likely watch a good portion of the game, but they will also likely make visits to the concession stands and tour the venue. They are used to these college sports weekends with their father, and know that the amount of time they spend watching their dad’s favorite sport will come back to them when later in the weekend he spends time shopping with them!
The fact that both of your daughters will be away at college before long is another reason that your husband loves

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Just Imagine a Relaxing Vacation at Manhattan Beach in California

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Are you planning a trip to California to enjoy the beach? Whether you’re vacationing with family, friends, or going solo, you’ll want to stay at a hotel by the beach.

What do you have planned for your vacation? A recent survey showed that 60% of Americans prefer to just relax when they vacation at the beach. About 48% of beachgoers enjoy catching up on their reading, and 53% enjoy sunbathing. Swimming is, of course, another popular beach activity. So, too, is taking an evening walk to watch the sun set.

Do you prefer a relaxing or more active vacation? According to a recent international study, 59% of the participants stated that they preferred relaxing vacations. Since 53% of adults employed in

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Four Reasons Camping Makes You a Better Person

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Camping has been a part of being American ever since we became a country. After World War II, many families moved into the suburbs, and communities and developments started to spread out, making a great deal of the countryside immediately available.

Camping used to simply be the way of life. Traveling somewhere often meant taking several days to do so. Many people who were traveling a great distance for one reason or another would make camp early and enjoy the outside world.

Many people still, to this day, love the idea of visiting campsites all throughout the country. In 2014, $1.5 billion was spent on camping equipment. A large proportion of that money was spent on backpacks and sleeping bags. Camping remains a very important part of American culture, and if you have ever considered goin

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Enjoy New York City On Your Own Private Tour

Customized walking tour

Are you planning a trip to New York City this year? Maybe you are going to see the fall colors in October or maybe you are finally going to the Thanksgiving Day Parade to be apart of the crowd. New York is a lively city with so much to do, see, and enjoy it is easy to understand why nearly 60 million people visit every single year. Whatever your interests may be, you are sure to find something you love. One way to really enjoy New York is to pick one of the many tours that are offered. Some tours involve walking or biking while others involve riding on a bus while an experienced guide offers information. What truly makes these tours unique, however, is the subject matter. Below are three of the most interesting tours you can book in New York City:

1. Central Park Walking Tour NYC

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Three Reasons Camping Actually Is For You

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You might think right off the bat that camping isn’t for you. People may have asked you to join them on a camping trip in the past and you have assured yourself and them that camping is not something you could ever like, never mind grow to enjoy. But if you actually take a look at all the things camping truly has to offer, you might just very well come to a completely different conclusion. Camping, in the end, just might be for you.

For example, campgrounds near lake vacation spots will offer a great deal more to some people than camping in the desert or the forest somewhere. Campgrounds near lake water can be some of the most glorious camping spots

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