Exploring Haleakalā National Park

It’s a decent trek to get to the top of the 10,000 ft mountain. I had an evening before I headed back to the mainland, so thought I should make the journey.
hiking at enchanted rock

Enchanted Rock

I took the morning to drive to Fredericksburg from Austin, TX to check out Enchanted Rock (a granite exfoliation dome).

Castlerigg Stone Circle

About Castlerigg Stone Circle in Cumbria, UK The Castlerigg Stone Circle is one of the oldest British stone circles (sometimes called a mini-Stonehenge), as it was constructed around 3000 BCE. Castlerigg (and the area surrounding the stone circle) is ridiculously picturesque with beautiful…

Best Hikes in Austin, our 3 top picks

My quest for the best hiking trails Hiking is one of my favorite activities in Austin, and the city is home to one of the most extensive urban trail systems in the country. There are plenty of trails outside of…
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Iceland travel tips, 5 essentials for your upcoming trip

So you’re planning on heading to the land of fire and ice and exploring the beautifully volatile landscapes of Iceland? We’ve put together some Iceland travel tips that should help you prepare for and enjoy your stay a lot more.…
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Hiking photography tools for SLR owners

I love hiking to beautiful vistas — the type of hike that gets my blood pumping and makes me stop a couple times to catch my breath. In-fact, I’ve grown pretty fond of taking photos of these vistas over the…

Thanksgiving workouts, 4 fun family friendly ideas

Ah Thanksgiving. Friends, famIly, food, drinks, and more food. Nobody loves thinking about hitting the gym after having a healthy helping of Thanksgiving dinner let alone a couple beers. Who says your workout has to be traditional and boring though?…