Last month, I experienced my first look at the powerful waterfalls of Niagara Falls in Ontario, Canada, fulfilling one of my many travel bucket list destinations. Straddling the U.S.-Canadian border, Niagara Falls offers travelers three spectacular waterfalls: American, Bridal and Horseshoe. These three waterfalls converge and crest over a dramatic 170-foot dolomite and shale cliff […]
Colorado may be a land-locked state, but it offers more than 8,000 miles of rivers and over 2,000 lakes for your angling pleasure. And I’m pretty lucky to live here where I can drop my line mere minutes from my home when fishing in Stagecoach State Park, one of many fishing “holes” in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. […]
A few years ago, I embarked on a once in a lifetime journey to Israel, the Holy Land. Growing up in the Bible Belt of Iowa, the legendary “land of milk and honey” was discussed often as a faraway land, where none of my family, mere farmers, blue collar workers and “gasp” Iowans would ever […]
Most travelers put New Zealand on their bucket list, and I’m no different. There’s so much to see and do — from ancient Kauri forests, rugged coastlines and the traditions of the Maori on your Travels to New Zealand. Getting to New Zealand is an adventure in itself. My November layovers and the long Air […]
If you’ve been to Costa Rica, you already know — Mother Nature Calls in Costa Rica. This rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific offers an abundance of outdoor activities and adventures, cultural experiences, and more. Mother Nature Calls in Costa Rica You don’t just visit Costa Rica. You immerse […]
Just over a year ago, I visited the Guanacaste side of Costa Rica, my 2nd visit to the country, for the Grand Opening of the Riu Guanacaste. That trip was a whirlwind of adventures ranging from wildlife viewing to relaxing at the Riu’s always amazing pool — and so many dancers!