Traveling To Florida From New York

Traveling To Florida From New York

A while ago, about 6 years ago actually. This was back when we still lived in New York we would take vacations to Florida. Either to visit my dad who lived down there, or to go to one of the popular amusement parks. One of my favorite times traveling with kids was when we planned to go to Busch Gardens for the first time. We killed two birds with one stone because we visited my father for a little then decided to go to Busch Garden's … [Read more...]

That Time We Drove to Florida With Our 4 Cats

That Time We Drove to Florida With Our 4 Cats

About 5 years ago I had moved down to Florida from New York. We planned to drive down to Florida while the moving company drove down too with all of our stuff, so we both would make it to Florida around the same time, instead of us taking a plane and waiting longer than we would have to for our furniture to arrive. Along with my family and I we traveled with our pets, which was our 4 cats. Yes I said 4 cats! My husband rented a large SUV … [Read more...]

Explore Chinese History and Culture with Affordable China Tours

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China is becoming an increasingly popular travel destination, and China tours are growing quite competitive --and as a result, inexpensive. Last year some friends and I made our first voyage to China and enlisted the talent of a local China tour company to familiarize ourselves with the culture, history, geography, and all of the great food China has to offer. Instead of opting for a traditional China tour, we decided to … [Read more...]

Smile!: America’s Five Happiest Cities

There's nothing more important in life than finding true happiness. Many factors play into this such as who you know, your job, and where you live. If you're still trying to find the perfect mix in your own life, here's a few places around the country where you'll find some of the happiest people. Saint Louis, Missouri Even with the recent troubles that plagued the suburbs of Saint Louis, USA Today ranked the city as the happiest in the entire … [Read more...]

Ideas for the Perfect Trip

Trying to plan the perfect trip can be a daunting task. With all the options out there, how does one go about deciding just where to go? There are day trips, weeklong trips and weekend trips. Trips far away and trips in your state. Thankfully, we complied the following ideas to help narrow down your search for the perfect trip. Cabin Getaway If you want the beauty of the great outdoors without actually roughing it, consider one of the log … [Read more...]

Make Big Changes In South Africa

Make Big Changes In South Africa

As summer is on its way, many of us are wondering how we’ll spend these warm months. Most of us will have visions of time spent at the cottage or a holiday in the sun. For many of us, this is all that we could ask for. For others, these could lack substance that we need from our time spent on Earth. Getting a tan on the beach can seem vacuous when there are other, greater things at our disposal. If you take pains to ensure that … [Read more...]