September 2, 2014

Get an Affordable Taste of Olympic Adventure in Utah’s Park City

Downtown Park City by Myscha Theriault

medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; The upcoming London Olympics have many searching for sportier vacations. Park City, Utah, home to numerous high-altitude competitions during the Salt Lake games, offers a world-class getaway with an authentic Olympic vibe. Activities: Ready to relax? Align Spa’s atmosphere is part Zen garden, part Bohemian loft. Their $35 Ski Boot Revenge [...]

Celebrating Special Occasions from the Road

special occasions

medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; Anniversaries, birthdays, Christmas holidays and special accomplishments still need to be celebrated regardless of where you are in the world. Particularly if there are children involved. So how do you handle the logistics while still traveling light? Purchase Presents at Your Location: You can pick up warm scarves with matching gloves [...]

Photo from the Road: Family Llama

young girl with llama

medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Llamas are a part of everyday life in Peru’s Sacred Valley, and other rural parts of the country. This one is being led out for a stroll by his young owner.

Grape Jamboree

Grape-Jamboree

medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; Who would think that northeast Ohio is a grape haven? There are more wineries than you can shake a grapevine at.  And the last weekend in September every year, in celebration of the grape harvest, is the Grape Jamboree in Geneva, Ohio. The festivities include a Miss Grapette pageant, a grape [...]

New Hampshire Highland Games at Loon Mt.

Loon-Mt-Highland-Games

medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; There are several Highland Games in Northern New England. The games at Loon Mountain are a personal favorite. These are known as the most diverse games in the country! First, Loon Mountain and surrounding area is a beautiful area.  Getting there is big fun.  Coming from Maine or the Mt. Washington [...]

Car Shows in Maine: Inexpensive Family Summer Fun

2010 CruisinÕ Show and Shine Morro Bay Car Show, Friday 30 April

medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; I like car shows.  Always have. It’s just really big fun to me to go and see old cars, new cars, foreign cars, stock cars, custom cars. It’s fun to talk with owners. It’s just fun. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In Maine, there are several such shows throughout the summer. [...]