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5 Reasons to Visit the Smoky Mountains

Millions visit the Smoky Mountains each year. With its beautiful landscapes and plenty of fun family activities, these are my top five reasons to visit…

Ogunquit, Maine – Beauty by the Sea

The following is a guest post from this week’s contributor, Nick Sullivan, who shares with us his amazing time-lapse video and narrative of his time in Ogunquit, Maine.   “Ogunquit” is said to mean “Beautiful Place by the Sea,” and few would disagree. If you love a rocky-coast shoreline — or are more of a sandy-beach person — Ogunquit, Maine, as well as the Perkins Cove area, has you covered…

Visiting Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII

Heading to the Super Bowl this February? Need some ideas for touring Atlanta? The Super Bowl is one of the most popular events in the sporting calendar, with America’s greatest game regularly attracting a massive worldwide audience. The 53rd Super Bowl, which will decide the league champion for the 2018 NFL season, is scheduled to be played on February 3, 2019, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. The Los Angeles Rams, New Orleans Saints and New England Patriots are amongst the teams fancied to win the NFL’s top prize and if you are feeling lucky, you can…

Top 5 Things to Do in St. Thomas

  St. Thomas, one of the U.S. Virgin Islands, is a popular destination for vacationers, cruise ships, and sailors.  Normally packed with tourists, my visit to St. Thomas this past spring was, as one boat captain said, “reminiscent of the 1970’s, before anyone knew about the Virgin Islands.” After Hurricanes Irma and Maria hit in the fall of 2017, the hardest hit lost homes, businesses, boats, and even people they loved. Despite these 2 category 5 storms hitting within weeks of each other, the people of St. Thomas continue to push forward and remain strong…