Mesa Verde National Park, located in the southwest corner of Colorado, is a crown jewel of the U.S. National Park system. It is also a World Heritage Site, and a destination worthy of everyone’s travel bucket list. Contained within the park’s boundaries are some of the best preserved ancestral Puebloan archeological sites as well as plenty of adventures to keep the entire family active and engaged.
SERIES – PHOTOS OF A FAMILY ROAD TRIP ADVENTURE Outdoor adventures and national parks bringing you to Moab, Utah? Many visitors arrive in Moab with the intent to explore at least two of the Mighty 5 National Parks that make Utah an outdoor lover’s playground. Like many, these stunning national parks were what brought us to Moab. But it wasn’t all we experienced! Take a day
Welcome to Mesa Verde National Park! Within this World Heritage Site are some of the best preserved ancestral Pueblo Indian archeological sites. Visitors to this incredible, historically rich site will witness simple pit-style homes, hike ancient trails traversed for over a thousand years, and stand in awe of impressive, 900+ year old cliff dwellings! Mesa Verde was once home to a substantial ancestral Puebloan society. Today
Guest Post by Rohit Agarwal of Trans India Travels India is a wonderful destination for all the adventurers and travelers who want to give their guts a test to surmount and an experience to remember for life. From the snowy mountains of the Himalayas to the beautiful beaches of Kerala, there are numerous adventures to explore in India, including trekking, water sports, rock climbing, bungee jumping, and
Series – When In Rome Welcome to Trastevere, Rome’s 13th rione along on the west bank of the Tiber River! This vibrant, dynamic, medieval neighborhood was once a working class district of Rome. Today, it is chock full of quaint corner cafes, piazzas full of nightlife, and an ambience sure to please the entire family, young and old. Trastevere may be just on the other side
Series – When In Rome Today’s Rome adventure is all about Via Appia Antica, an ancient road dating back to 312 B.C. Few tourists seem to venture outside of central Rome’s hustle and bustle to experience this incredible stretch of ancient Roman history. That only adds to the charm and ambiance of a day spent along the ancient Appian Way! Have you ever wondered where
Contemplating a trip to Las Vegas, Nevada? Not sure if you should bring the kids? Maybe you should! With a little planning, the Las Vegas area has all the makings of a fab family vacation. From high flying adventures and incredible shows on the Las Vegas Strip, to stunning outdoor vistas and amazing feats of engineering a short distance away, the Las Vegas area offers more
Series – When In Rome Welcome to Palatine Hill, one of Rome’s famed Seven Hills, and the site of today’s adventures. Palatine Hill is one of the most ancient parts of Rome, and is a veritable treasure trove of ancient history. In fact, Palatine Hill’s history is so old, it pre-dates the history of Rome itself! Did you know that the word “palace” originated from Palatine? From
There is no “wrong choice” when planning which Hawaiian Island to explore. Each has its own distinction, its own sense of adventure and its own standard of relaxation. Over the years, we’ve been to Hawaii three times, experiencing four different islands along the way. We’ve traveled sans kids, with toddlers, and with tweens. And now, we are contemplating our fourth Hawaiian Islands vacation, this time with teenagers.
Series – When In Rome Perhaps our most favorite, most incredible experience during our time in Rome was our small group tour of Emperor Augustus Caesar’s and Empress Livia Drusilla’s palatial homes atop Palatine Hill. From these two domiciles, with their lavishly adorned rooms and dramatic frescos, the Emperor and his third wife reigned over ancient Rome. Come along with us for a rare glimpse into their