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Weird and Wonderful Techatticup Mine – Eldorado Canyon, Nevada

NELSON, NEVADA: TECHATTICUP MINE – Your kicks might be on Route 66, but your curiosity will surely peak on Highway 165 as you cruise past a series of odd spectacles–beginning with a vintage Texaco sign at the road–just two miles past the town of Nelson, in Nevada’s Eldorado Canyon.   A Most Peculiar Pit Stop …

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Five Great National Park Vacations for Families

With more than four hundred national park sites in the United States, deciding which park to visit for your family vacation can be daunting. How far will you travel to reach them? What will you do once you get there? Not to worry. These five popular parks provide an ideal combination of outdoor activities and …

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Review of Safari West: One Night in the African Tent Camp

Come along on our family’s Northern California glamping adventure at Safari West Wildlife Preserve and African Tent Camp in Santa Rosa, California. Full review with details of our stay to help you plan your own family’s visit follow — and don’t miss the follow-up with our jeep tour: On Safari in Sonoma ! ONE NIGHT …

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On Safari in Sonoma: Jeep Tour Adventure at Safari West Wildlife Preserve

Follow along on our family’s adventure on a 2-story safari jeep tour of Safari West Wildlife Preserve in Santa Rosa, California. Photos and tips for your own family’s visit follow. And don’t miss our review of our overnight stay at the preserve in an African tent! REVIEW OF SAFARI WEST JEEP TOUR IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA …

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Sequoia National Park with Kids Family Vacation Guide

CALIFORNIA, SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK WITH KIDS – If you want to show your kids some seriously big trees this year, pack your bags and make way for Sequoia National Park in southern California. Sequoia is not simply home to some of the largest living organisms on earth; it’s also home to “the world’s largest tree” based on …

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