Archive for 'Travel'
Posted on 16. Apr, 2013 by david_j.
Thailand is one travel destination most ideal for an eco adventure. With its vast natural resources still intact, it is understandable why the country continues to attract tourists from around the globe in the millions each year. While the capital Bangkok is a popular area to visit with all its historical and cultural landmarks, the [...]
Posted on 01. Apr, 2013 by Thomas Swanson.
The city of Austin, Texas, has developed a reputation over the years as a haven for artists and musicians. What was a small, artsy town separate from the bombast of its Texan sister cities – Houston and the Dallas-Fort Worth area – has probably eclipsed both those cities on a cultural level. The South by [...]
Posted on 29. Mar, 2013 by david_j.
San Diego in California is one of the largest cities in the U.S. and is well known for its animal theme parks that attract millions of people from all across the globe each year. Tourism activities are among the major contributors to the city’s strong economy. In 2009, more than 30 million people visited the [...]
Posted on 27. Mar, 2013 by david_j.
Everyone has a right to travel to places they want to visit. But traveling carries some responsibility and one of the most important is to know how to take care of the environment whenever you go out of your house. Going green is the call of the day. This applies to whether you’re travelling near [...]
Posted on 20. Mar, 2013 by Thomas Swanson.
Sailing is a pastime many find fulfilling and relaxing. For some, it’s an event for a Sunday afternoon. For others, it can be an adventure that can last for days and offer the opportunity to travel and see new things. Whether the event is large or small, it’s still important to be prepared. Here are [...]
Posted on 02. Feb, 2013 by Thomas Swanson.
Image courtesy of gmeador You’ve heard of Yellowstone and Yosemite, but those are just two of 398 destinations in the United States national park system. If you’re looking for a lesser-known park that’s not overrun by tourists, the following areas are worth exploring. 1. Chickasaw National Recreation Area About two hours north of Dallas, the [...]
Posted on 11. Dec, 2012 by Thomas Swanson.
Image courtesy of puuikibeach Clean, breathable air is vital to good health. Air pollution is a major health risk, linked to respiratory infections, cardiovascular conditions and lung cancer. Cities that limit air pollution are the most breathable in the country. While we can’t all live in cities with the cleanest air, we can all clean up [...]
Posted on 05. Nov, 2012 by admin.
San Diego Solar Companies are booming. With prices declining and incentives designed to attract home and commercial property owners, ‘going green’ with solar energy is more affordable than ever. In fact, it is one of the fastest growing industries in America these days. What’s more, with the abundance of sunshine, using solar panels in [...]
Posted on 24. Sep, 2012 by Monica Reif.
There are many amazing places to visit in Southern California. One of these great places is the seaside location of Santa Monica. This city is only a few miles from Los Angeles and is very close to many other attractions in Southern California. The city of Santa Monica attracts visitors both for pleasure and for [...]
Posted on 11. Sep, 2012 by Thomas Swanson.
via www.shutterstock.com Imagine you’re turning over a square of earth in your backyard to prepare a garden plot and you find an ancient-looking relic such as an arrowhead. Do you pick it up, call a museum, give it to the kids or sell it on the Internet? These questions represent the ethical dilemma that amateur [...]