Category Archives: Travel

Our first trip to Grand Canyon South Rim

Arriving at Grand Canyon South Village The drive from Petrified Forest to Grand Canyon South Village was a bit rainy  until we hit the AZ state line. It was there we realized it was closer to  drive to LA than home. With all … Continue reading

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A visit to Petrified Forest and Painted Desert National Park

A visit to Petrified Forest/Painted Desert National Park September 2015 Planned time for visit 1 hour (drive through) Actual time spent 4.5 hours The first thing I must share is that when you are on a road trip – don’t … Continue reading

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Visiting Cadillac Ranch

Visiting Cadillac Ranch – Amarillo, TX If you are looking for a true Roadside America iconic stop, Cadillac Ranch is it. On our recent road trip from Florida to the Grand Canyon we decided to make a stop at Cadillac Ranch. … Continue reading

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The differences or similarities of Ecotourism-vs-Geotourism

Ecotourism – The Definition Ecotourism is now defined as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment, sustains the well-being of the local people, and involves interpretation and education” (TIES, 2015).  Education is meant to be inclusive of both … Continue reading

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Exploring Devil’s Den

There is a state park in Arkansas named Devil’s Den with amazing hiking trails and mountain bike trails, but this blog is not about that location. This blog is about Devil’s Den Scuba Diving Resort  in Williston, Florida. This is … Continue reading

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Why Go on WoodWind’s Snorkel Tour When You Can’t Swim?

I read this blog and had to share. Never let fear control you! Be strong of mind and will. You can do anything you choose!What a wonderful story! Why Go on WoodWind’s Snorkel Tour When You Can’t Swim?.

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Climbing Mountains

For the past few years I have the opportunity to be an instructor for the Becoming an Outdoors Women program in Florida offered through the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. This wonderful program offers 3 days of classes to … Continue reading

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