Shred 7 of the best mountain bike trails (MTB) in Pennsylvania

While Pennsylvania may not rank as one of the top states for mountain biking trails in the US, it is a natural destination for a mountain biking getaway. Pennsylvania which translates into “Penn’s Woods” after William Penn, is graced with sylvan landscapes, rolling hills, and even some thrilling descents making it an awesome location for […]

15 amazing things to do along the Havre de Grace Promenade (2022)

havre de grace promenade

Spectacular views of the Chesapeake Bay are just one reason to visit the Havre de Grace Promenade. Any time of day along this waterfront boardwalk you will find mothers pushing little ones in strollers, children gleefully frolicking at the water’s edge, and anglers casting their lines from a fishing pier. These are just a few […]

Take a Self-Guided Bike Tour of Arlington VA (with map)

Navy Merchant Marine Meorial

Being the capital of the United States and its center of power, as well as, having all those monuments and museums, Washington DC gets all the attention. But just across the river is Arlington Virginia, and it deserves some love. The perfect way to see all it has to offer is by bike. **Disclaimer: This […]

The top 17 awesomely fun things to do in Latrobe PA

Archabbey Basilica from Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve

With so many things to do it’s hard to think of a place that could be more perfect for a getaway than tiny Latrobe Pennsylvania. This small town of fewer than 8000 residents is the home of our childhood fave Fred Rogers (Mister Rogers) and legendary golfer Arnold Palmer. It serves as the training camp […]

Biking the C and D Canal Trail

delaware and Maryland State Line

Biking the C and D Canal Trail from Chesapeake City, MD to Delaware City, DE is a wonderful way to enjoy the outdoors. At 28-miles round trip (14-miles each way), the scenic canal trail anchored by two historic cities is easily feasible for an afternoon ride or a full day trip. **Disclaimer: This was a […]

12 awesome things to do in Bellefonte PA

Match Factory Bellefonte

Bellefonte is the quintessential Pennsylvania small town.  From its grid city road plan with “the Diamond” at its center to the iconic county courthouse to picturesque Talleyrand Park and its Victorian architecture, Bellefonte is postcard-perfect. Nearly anyone can find something to love about this quaint Victorian town offering historical and cultural activities including art, architecture, […]

The 8 best things to do in Tucson, Arizona

El Jefe Mural in Tucson

Much to my surprise Tucson has so many fantastic things to do; from eclectic art to culinary surprises to outdoorsy adventures. Of all the possibilities I discovered in Tucson, here are a few of the best ideas for your visit. **Disclaimer: This was a hosted trip, however, all opinions are my own. I strive to […]

Where to eat, play and stay with your pet on the Upper Chesapeake Bay

Turkey Point

Pet-friendly travel is on the rise and Elkton Maryland in Cecil County offers some fantastic options for you to eat, stay and play with Fido. This area known as Maryland’s Upper Chesapeake Bay region offers plenty of outdoor activities, terrific restaurants, quaint inns and so much more. But best of all your best friend is […]