August 18, 2019

Maine State Parks: Cheap Day Trip Options


Maine has a lot of outdoors for vacationers to enjoy.  Parks abound.  There is one National Park (Acadia), a piece of the White Mountain National Forest, and 31 or so parks managed by the Maine Bureau of Parks that charge fees. The Appalachian trail passes through or near several of these. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || [...]

Need cheap travel gear? Consider these contractor’s bags!


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Always on the lookout for affordable travel tips, I was thrilled to find these sturdy, zippered bags normally used by plumbers and other contractors to keep their gear organized.

Ten Universal Travel Skills


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); While travel skills in general are likely too numerous to list efficiently, these ten are the ones Trek Hound consider to be universally helpful. What are they?