San Antonio isn't the first spot many people think of when they plan a trip to Texas, but it should be. San Antonio is a growing city in the South of Texas that has managed to preserve its historic past in the process. The region close to the city is full of things to do and see, and is a little out of the way from the crowds of some ... (Read More)
Most people that travel get stressed out when they have to fly. There is a lot that is involved when going through a busy airport and many people would rather avoid it. There are several things you can do to make the experience run more smoothly. If you make plans well enough in advance, you should be able to have a flight that is totally stress-free.
Book your flight as soon ... (Read More)
Having just been through a fresh uprising and the removal of a widely unpopular rule, Nicaragua is now again starting a fresh upheaval. A country with just 20 years of democracy under its belt, Nicaraguans are learning that exploitation and greed can penetrate democratic countries as well as tyrannies, and they are starting to make noise about it.
After helping overthrow the Sandinistas in open elections in 1991, the U.S. was ... (Read More)
As summer comes, it's time to begin thinking about your family vacation plans. With fuel prices increasing and the cost of just about everything going up, it's difficult to picture that you can still even find the money to go on vacation. But you can, and you can do it for a modest cost. Travel to a Texas state park.
State Parks offer selection to all sorts of adventurers. They can ... (Read More)
Even Halloween seems to take on larger proportions in Texas. The state claims the largest Halloween parade in the nation. In addition, it's home to the largest Halloween-themed park in the world. Top all of that with a sprinkling of scary venues throughout the state, and you've got a spooky holiday line-up. Listed here are a couple of the more notable ones.
If you're in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, there are ... (Read More)
One of the first decisions you'll make about your family vacation is whether you plan to fly or drive. Many people assume that if their vacation destination is a certain number of driving miles away that they will drive. Before you assume that driving makes sense for your family vacation, consider some of the challenges of driving to your family vacation spot.
Consider fuel prices in the area you are and ... (Read More)