Backpacking can be a wonderful adventure; it can also be a very challenging activity fraught with hazards. Backpackers who know how to avoid those hazards are less likely to experience problems while out in the wild. These tips can help backpackers have a fun, safe journey in a national park.
Because summer is “getaway” season, and more than one third of all Americans typically take to the highways for trips of 50 miles or more during the season, it’s wise to know the basics of staying safe while on the road. The numbers have remained relatively stable for a number of years, even with the rise and fall of gas prices, lodging and food. In fact, in 2017, a nearly 30 percent reported plans to take three or more family vacationsIt’s not all about the vehicle, although having a checklist for basics like a serviceable spare tire, a proper jack, engine and transmission lubricants and windshield washer fluid, working wiper blades and turn signals, is a vital part of preparation. You might also want to have the air conditioning system serviced to maintain comfort and family harmony. Continue reading “Plan Ahead to Assure Road Trip Safety” Read More
Planning a backpacking trip requires more than a determination to travel light. A lot of the planning will revolve around specific destinations and the kind of trip. Time on the trail is a major factor, as well as terrain, fitness level, weather, and individual goals.That being said, there are many ways to backpack, and those who do it regularly offer sage planning advice:
Going on a road trip can be an awesome adventure, for the well-prepared. These tips help would-be trekkers ensure they have everything they need.
Over packing is common for trips of any time span, but those weekend excursions can be extra tricky when it comes to taking only what is actually necessary. It’s essential to keep the purpose of the trip, location, weather and expected outings in mind when choosing what to take. So, when packing for that next quick getaway here are some tips for traveling light to help prevent those nagging ‘what if’s and maybe I need it’ mentality that keeps weighing down that luggage.
From the Atlantic to the Pacific, the United States has so many worthwhile destinations that planning a vacation can be overwhelming. But if you want to forget the beaches, forego theme parks and skirt the big cities, here are some suggestions that will yield lots of memories and whet your appetite for future off-the-beaten path travel. Guaranteed!
Hopping on a plane these days often calls for a great deal of attention to the space taken by a person’s luggage. With these tips, travelers can maximize the space and possibly have the ability to use smaller suitcases.
San Francisco is situated in Northern California. It is a hilly region surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and the San Francisco Bay. The hot sun is always lousy here as the fog keeps descending throughout the year without taking a break. It one of the most vibrant cities in the whole of California, attracting tourists from all around the world. There are enough reasons for why you should visit this pretty spot at least once in your life time.
To put things out bluntly nobody needs a travel agent today. Once the internet got on board, travel agents lost their purpose. But travel agents have their own purpose. Even today there are people who prefer to organize their travel plans. So here we are bringing to you the importance of a travel agent and quick tips to select the right one.