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About Liz Froment

Liz Froment loves exploring all over the US for hidden gems during her journeys around the country, and especially in her native New England.
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7 of the Best Rivers for Tubing
7 months ago

7 of the Best Rivers for Tubing

 

If you’ve never had the chance to go river tubing…well, you’re missing out. Imagine floating down a lazy river in an inner tube, enjoying the sites, getting some sun, chatting with friends and family, and maybe even hitting a rapid or two.

Many rivers around the country have outfitters that offer both tubes, and in some places, coolers for any food or beverages you want to take with you. Make sure to check the rules on exactly what you can take.

Right now is the perfect time of year to get out to the nearest river and go tubing. But, if you want some of the best experiences out there, check out these river tubing hotspots. Read More

7 Camping Safety Tips to Enjoy the Great Outdoors
8 months ago

7 Camping Safety Tips to Enjoy the Great Outdoors

 

No matter who you are or where you live, getting out into the great outdoors is always a good way to slow down a bit, enjoy some nature, and recharge your batteries.

Camping is one of the most fun and yet least expensive activities you can do outside, so it’s no wonder that millions of people look forward to camping trips with friends and family every year, no matter what the season.

But, in order to really make the most of your experience, and this is true especially if you are new to camping, there are a couple of safety tips you should keep in mind. Follow these, and you’re going to be far more likely to avoid any accidental mishaps that can put a major damper on any camping experiences. Read More

Explore Orlando Beyond the Theme Parks
8 months ago

Explore Orlando Beyond the Theme Parks

 

There is one big reason why most people love going to Orlando, Florida: theme parks. When you think of Orlando, typically attractions like Disney, Universal Studios, Sea World, and Wet n’ Wild are the first things that spring to mind.

However, there’s a lot more to Orlando than just theme parks. And, when most people visit the area and step outside those attractions, they find a city that is quite easy to fall in love with.

In this post, we’re going to explore some of the best things to see and do beyond the theme parks. So, if you’re headed to Orlando on vacation soon, remember to hit up some of these hot spots and not just spend all your time at the theme parks. Read More

Guide to Visiting the Hoover Dam
8 months ago

Guide to Visiting the Hoover Dam

While most people head to the Las Vegas area to spend time on the famous (and fabulous) Las Vegas Strip, there is another pretty incredible sight not that far away: the Hoover Dam.

If it’s never occurred to you to hit up the Hoover Dam during your trip to Las Vegas, you should. In fact, Las Vegas wouldn’t even exist if not for the Dam. Read More

Best Zoos to See Penguins
8 months ago

Best Zoos to See Penguins

You’d be hard pressed to find a person who doesn’t love penguins. These cute, cuddly, and fun little (or big) birds have been featured in ads, commercials, logos, and even movies all around the world.

So, it shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone that one of the most popular animals to see at any zoo is the penguin exhibit. But, when it comes to penguins, not all zoo’s are created equal. In fact, if you’re desperate to get a great look at penguins, we’ve got you covered. Read More

Best National Parks for RVing
9 months ago

Best National Parks for RVing

When the summer comes, thousands of people all across the United States hop in their RVs. Many of these travelers head out to tour the National Parks. It’s a time honored tradition, and for many, RVing is the best way to be able to get up close and personal with the parks for an extended period of time.

Now, it’s important to remember that not all parks are great for bringing the RV along. Sometimes it can be a matter of a lack of space for RVs, remoteness or lack of facilities. In some parks RVs aren’t even allowed at all (so be sure to check!). Read More

Top 10 Natural Springs to Visit
9 months ago

Top 10 Natural Springs to Visit

 

Have you ever had the pleasure of visiting a natural spring? So many people focus on heading to the beach or the swimming pool that they forget there are tons of natural springs tucked into every corner of America just waiting to be discovered.

Natural springs can be wadded in, swum in, or just enjoyed for their natural beauty, it all really depends on what you’re looking for. It could be a day sitting in the hot waters looking for relief, relaxation and some time to destress. Or, maybe you’re looking for a quick dip as a way to cool off on a hot summer afternoon. Read More

Favorite Northern California Beaches
9 months ago

Favorite Northern California Beaches

There are plenty of amazing things that California is know for, the sun, the sand, Hollywood, just to name a few. But, where people normally associate beaches with Southern California, …
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The Best Vanilla Milkshakes in America
9 months ago

The Best Vanilla Milkshakes in America

Summer is officially here, which means now is the time to really enjoy those moments where you can find something that will cool you down over the long hot days …
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Favorite Fourth Of July Celebrations
9 months ago

Favorite Fourth Of July Celebrations

As the unofficial start of summer, everyone across the U.S. is excited to start making plans to celebrate the Fourth of July. Many cities have big events like parades and …
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