If you’ve always wanted to see the Amazon jungle, or you’re going to Peru on vacation and want to include it as part of your trip, stay at Puerto Maldonado. This town is located along the Madre de Dios River in the southeastern part of Peru, and is a great gateway into the jungle. The area is the site of three nature preserves, and provides an excellent entry point into ... (Read More)
Once the center of the Incan civilization, the city of Cusco still stands today as a mixture of ancient and modern culture. It is the most archeologically rich area in the western hemisphere. No doubt then, any visit to Peru must take you through the city of Cusco. Here are some of the things to do while in the area.
By far, the number one attraction in the area is Machu ... (Read More)
Camping Choices in Texas
Camping is an integral part of Texas culture. Outside of the huge metropolitan locations lies an array of state parks and open terrain just waiting to be explored and enjoyed. And since you can go camping almost any night of the year, you have no excuse for leaving the sleeping bag stuffed in your garage.
Over 70 state parks are found in Texas, so there's definitely one nearby. ... (Read More)
There are so many different things to do and so many sights to see in Houston that it may seem impossible at first. When you start to put all the sights together, however, it quickly starts to look and feel like a monopoly board. Are you ready to play Monopoly Houston.
Just past "Go" is the George Ranch Historical Park. This attraction offers a view of life as it existed in ... (Read More)
If you like to shop, and you're anywhere near the Dallas-Fort Worth area (DFW), you are in for a fun treat. The DFW area offers dozens of malls and shopping areas to choose from, each completely different from the other. And of all those choices, a few amazing places stand out that we must share with you.
If you're in Dallas proper, you absolutely must see the Galleria. One of the ... (Read More)
Allen, Texas, a small town of less a hundred thousand people, has been showcased as one of the top one hundred small cities by Money magazine, and is just a short drive outside of Dallas. The area was highlighted because of its well-planned layout, excellent school system, and community amenities. It is a close-knit community that focuses on the residents and their needs.
The new "town center" for Allen is in ... (Read More)