This year, Colorado is celebrating its abundant natural wildlife with a series of critter-watching festivals, perfect for an affordable family vacation.
January 31, 2014
Boston is home sports most loyal fans. Bostonians love their teams and cheer for the players even when the score is not in their favor. Tickets to sporting events can be hard to come by as the winning records of the Red Sox, Bruins, Celtics, and Patriots draw consistent crowds.
January 18, 2014
The town of Mariposa, California, first settled in 1849, is southernmost in the chain of Gold Rush towns located along California Highway 49. Mariposa lies 30 miles from the west entrance of Yosemite National Park, making it an ideal gateway destination to the park. Mariposa's well-preserved historic downtown transports the visitor back to the days of the old West, when the Gold Rush was at its peak in California. This historic town offers a wide variety of accommodations, dining, shopping, museums, and recreational opportunities.
January 3, 2014
Oxnard, California is a coastal city located in Ventura County, approximately one hour's drive north of Los Angeles and a few miles south of the city of Ventura. Thanks to ongoing civic revitalization efforts, Oxnard has changed its image as a purely agricultural community (it produces most of Southern California's berry crop) to a hip and happening visitor destination. With seven miles of white sandy beaches, a picturesque harbor, farm-to-table international cuisine, outstanding museums, wine tasting, and a historic downtown district, Oxnard offers the visitor an attractive, affordable Southern California coastal experience. Oxnard is also one of the most convenient departure points for excursions to the Channel Islands National Park & Marine Sanctuary.
December 20, 2013
Santa's on his way, and these 10 cities and towns certainly know how to get in the Christmas spirit.