August 20, 2019

Photo from the Road: Beachfront Cabanas

st kitts beach cabanas

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); These beachfront cabanas are located on the island of St. Kitts, and provide a relaxing and shaded way to spend the day near the water with access to rum drinks, seafood and even a day spa. †

Photo from the Road: Pisa Picnic Area

pisa picnic area

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The piazza in Pisa, Italy is one of the most beautiful in the world, and a popular place for tourists to picnic while taking in a little sightseeing. There are other things to see in Pisa as well, as the city has been around for generations.

Photo from the Road: Lunar Orbiter

lunar orbiter

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This recreated lunar orbiter is on display at the Kennedy Space Center, in Titusville. Itís part of the exhibit collection at the Saturn V Center, which makes for an excellent stop on a daytrip to KSC. People from all over the world visit this venue when visiting Orlando, as the [...]

Three Fun Walking Tours in the Tampa Bay Area


As spread out as things are here in the Tampa Ė St. Pete Ė Clearwater area, we do have a few foot-friendly areas suitable for exploring at your own pace. Here are three of Trek Houndís favorites. Tarpon Springs Full of Mediterranean atmosphere with access to great Greek grub, Tarpon Springs is a great place [...]

Photo from the Road: Golden Dome with Blue Tile

Golden Dome with Blue Tile

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This unexpected view of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem brings a sense of the modern to an ancient structure recognized around the world. From the plaza around the building, one can reflect upon the history that has occurred at this location over thousands of years.

Photo from the Road: Family Llama

young girl with llama

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Llamas are a part of everyday life in Peruís Sacred Valley, and other rural parts of the country. This one is being led out for a stroll by his young owner.

Photo from the Road: Inquisitive Giraffe

inquisitive giraffe

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This giraffe at the Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa is a classic example of the type of travel photography possible during a visit to the zoo. Exotic animal images are extremely helpful in marketing your travel writing, and just plain fun to frame and display. Other fun places to photograph [...]

Photo from the Road: Angie the Llama


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This image of Angie the llama, a popular cuddle partner at Tampaís Lowry Park Zoo is one of my favorites. We photographed this image on one of our many trips to this particular zoo, which is a favorite spot to enjoy a leisurely afternoon with some gorgeous animals. We always [...]

Top Tips for Things to Do in Ybor City, Tampa


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Known as the cigar capital of the world for many years, the century-plus-old Latin district in Tampa, Florida known as Ybor City has much to offer the urban traveler.

History, Family Fun and Old Florida Charm Abundant at Heritage Village in Largo, FL


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); If youíre looking for a low-stress walking tour and a Pinellas County period experience, then Heritage Village in Largo is your go-to venue in the greater Tampa Bay area.

Photo from the Road: Classic Agritourism Image from the White Oak Lavender Farm

Hay Bale White Oak Lavender Farm

This image of the White Oak Lavender Farm exemplifies what agritourism is all about. A giant hay bale behind a well-maintained fence with a pasture in the background is iconic in its own right. Factor in the lavender bushes in the foreground, and you have a scene that you simply canít resist. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle [...]

Famous Mummies from Around the World


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Whether itís Halloween, or time to study ancient civilizations at school, mummies are a fascinating subject for children of all ages and are worth your tourist time on any international trip.

Photo from the Road: Park Bench Chatting in Quito

Park Bench in Quito

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This photo of three elder gentlemen visiting on a park bench was photographed in Quito, Ecuador shortly after a weekly changing of the guard ceremony.

5 Fun Reasons to Check out MOSI in Tampa, Florida


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Tourists and locals looking for hands-on science activities should look no further than MOSI in Tampa, Florida. This science museum features a fun array of exhibits, activities and special events, including an annual chocolate festival. Here are five fun highlights you can expect to experience during your visit there.