Escape to Ithaca, NY

Fun fact: Ithaca has more than 100 waterfalls, with a total of nearly one-and-a-half miles of plunging water. Every season offers exciting entertainment opportunities. Visitors can catch a film at Cinemapolis, a 
distinctive art house movie theatre; or see a performance at the beautifully renovated, historic State Theatre. Touted in the New York Times as one of America’s “Best Emerging Cities,” Ithaca… Read more →

7 Places to Visit in North Carolina

North Carolina is a southeastern U.S. state with a diverse landscape ranging from Atlantic Ocean beaches to the Appalachian mountains. Charlotte, the state’s largest city, is home to the NFL’s Carolina Panthers, while academia rules in the Research Triangle, comprising Raleigh (the state capital and home to N.C. State University), Durham (Duke University) and Chapel Hill (University of North Carolina).… Read more →

Sailing in Strong Winds

Weather is critical to sailors, who depend on wind for propulsion but for whom the “wrong” strength or direction of wind can make sailing slow or even dangerous.  Today, weather information based on advanced computer models and satellite information is available from a range of providers, giving mariners a level of detail that would previously have been though impossible. Use as… Read more →

Top US Motorcycle Rides on the East Coast

This blog post specifically includes top Motorcycle rides/routes throughout the United States’ Eastern Coast. Information is based on a Travel article published by National Geographic. Here are 4 incredible Motorcycle Routes you can enjoy next time you’re traveling around the U.S. East Coast.   1. Blue Ridge Parkway: North Carolina and Virginia This iconic mountain route is on almost every serious motorcyclist’s must-do list. The northern… Read more →

International Traveling Tips and Hacks for All

No matter how often you travel for business or pleasure you can always get better at it. You may periodically forget things and there are always some new travel hacks. Some common headaches are avoidable and life can be a lot easier with these tips and tricks. Packing Checklist There are plenty of packing checklists out there. Find one and pack all… Read more →

Why Everyone Needs to Travel

Traveling the world is one of the best ways to get learn about yourself. Unfortunately, Americans aren’t the biggest travelers. Before it was necessary to have a passport in Canada and Mexico only 11% of Americans had passports. The benefits of travel are numerous. Below are just a few of them. Food Even if you live in San Diego, which… Read more →