7 Reasons Why Visiting Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park Is Worth It

This was my third trip to Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park and I was hoping for a little sun this time.  The first two trips were cold, rainy, and windy, but still totally worth it.  This time it was warmer but still not quite sunny.  It was just a quick visit with some…

15 Books You Have To Read About Chernobyl And The Chernobyl Disaster

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I am obsessed with Chernobyl.  I've always loved watching anything I can about it and reading anything I can find online, but it wasn't until recently that I thought about looking for actual…

Everything You Need To Know To Plan A Trip To Everglades National Park On Your South Florida Road Trip

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. While I was probably looking forward to time on a beach the most on our South Florida road trip, I was also pretty excited about finally visiting Everglades National Park.  I knew we…

The Best Things To Do In Capitol Reef National Park If You Don’t Hike

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. Capitol Reef might be my favorite national park in Utah.  It's the one I've lived the closest to making it the easiest for me to explore.  While it has a ton of awesome…

27 Of The Best Books About North Korea To Read Instead Of Actually Going There

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. A few years ago I found the first book in this list, My Holiday in North Korea, at Barnes and Noble and I had to get it.  First, because it was on that…

Fakahatchee Hilton: A Gator Haven In South Florida at the Fakahatchee Strand State Park And Preserve

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I think my favorite stop on our South Florida road trip was the Fakahatchee Hilton.  I bet you're picturing a five-star resort on the beach with unlimited drinks and the best view in…

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Bird Nerd In The Making At Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge In Titusville, Florida

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. Continuing the very perforated saga of my mini Central Florida road trip with my parents, after visiting St. Augustine and the space center, we were headed to the Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge.  The…

Camping, Hiking, And Paddling Big Cypress National Preserve: An Awesome Everglades Alternative

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. The first (and main) stop on our South Florida road trip was Big Cypress National Preserve.  We spent three nights camping there, then spent two nights in Homestead, and stayed one more in…

35 of the Best Books About Mount Everest And The Himalayas

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. There are three things I will read almost any book about: Paris, India, and Mount Everest.  So, for today's post, we're going to see 35 of the best books about Mount Everest, K2,…

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The Lazy Guide To Visiting The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter In Orlando

There are affiliate links in here.  If you purchase anything through them, I get a tiny commission at no extra cost to you. So, this is kind of a lazy guide, but also a guide to help you have the most stress-free trip to Harry Potter World possible.  Is some of it a little lazy? …

31 Of The Best Books Set In Italy To Inspire Your Next Trip

There are affiliate links in here.  If you purchase anything through them, I get a tiny commission at no extra cost to you. I've decided to switch things up a bit around here.  Along with travel, I'm going to be doing more book posts.  Don't worry, the focus and priority will still be travel and…