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Explore Your Local Trails, Enjoy Long-Term Health Benefits

(NewsUSA) - Stress -- it's everywhere. But there is an easy form of stress reduction that is as simple as opening your front door. Spending time outside can help improve your physical and mental …

Travel Tuesday with Gina

Let Gina take the stress out of planning your next Disney trip . "From Gina's Kitchen, now with a side of Disney travel planning! No obligation trip quotes .

OmniRide Asks Residents to Pledge to Go Car Free on September 22

OmniRide asks commuters to pledge to go car free on Sept. 22, whether that means taking a bike, bus, carpool or teleworking from home.

Things to Do in September in Prince William County

Prince William, Virginia is the perfect place to start the Fall season. From chili cook-offs to one of Northern Virginia’s longest running art celebrations, you can find a variety of activities to enjoy throughout the last few weeks of Summer. Prince William, Virginia | Come enjoy its open spaces and friendly faces.

Creative ways to enjoy gardening this fall

(BPT) - When the weather starts to cool down, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the fall gardening season, both indoors and out. All it …

What Americans need to know about traveling to Europe in 2021

(BPT) - By Maya Kachroo-Levine, ExpediaOn May 14, Greece became the first country in the European Union to open to vaccinated travelers. I showed up on May 16 to report on the reopening, and …
Summer Adventures

Bluegrass Concert Series Coming to Brentsville Courthouse Historic Centre

When the Brentsville Courthouse Historic Centre hosts bluegrass bands, appreciative crowds usually show up to listen.

VDH’s Harmful Algae Bloom Advisories Remain in place for North Anna, Upper Pamunkey Branches; In Orange, Louisa and Spotsylvania Counties

(RICHMOND, Va.) – The North Anna and Upper Pamunkey Branches, including Terry’s Run, of Lake Anna in Orange, Louisa and Spotsylvania counties are continuing to experience a harmful algae …
Summer Adventures

Pay for your vacation by renting your home while away

(BPT) - Traveling is part of the human experience. Whether you prefer meandering road trips to small towns, focused explorations of top tourist destinations or fast flights to energetic big city …

Get the most out of your Bourbon Trail visit in Bardstown, Kentucky

(BPT) - Known as the cultural cross point between the South and Midwest, the Bluegrass State attracts novel tourists worldwide. With its rich history, breathtaking scenery and delectable bourbon, …

Fun Things to Do On a Long Trip

A mix of classic travel games and modern tech can keep family and friends happy on a long trip.

Easy Summertime Snacks From Gina's Kitchen

I wanted to post the quick and easy ideas we shared last month.  Nothing too complicated, just fun and tasty snacks presented in new ways! The following recipes are the perfect easy summertime snacks!

OmniRide Celebrates 35 Years of Service

 WOODBRIDGE, VA –  – OmniRide is marking 35 years of providing mobility services for the National Capital region, and is inviting the community to join in on 35 days of …

Vacation in Jamaica and Indulge Your Senses

(NewsUSA) -Luxury travel is back. The pandemic-weary population is emerging from lockdowns with the goal of relaxing and reviving senses dulled by one zoom meeting too many. Whether it is finally …

Understanding The Tradition Of ‘Trooping The Colours’

(NAPSI)—Imagine if you had to celebrate your birthday not on the actual day but on one decided by the government. Surprisingly, that’s just what happens to one of the most celebrated women in …

Hot Springs National Park celebrates 100 years of making vacation memories

(BPT) - For 100 years, Hot Springs National Park has provided a peaceful and enjoyable getaway for millions of Americans. Originally established in 1832 as Hot Springs Reservation, it is the oldest …

Discover African American history in Virginia Beach

(BPT) - Searching for a great, educational road trip that also helps you and your family learn about the rich history of African Americans? Look no further than Virginia Beach. You may already know …

Tips you can use

4 places with the worst roads in North America

(BPT) - Which area has the worst roads in North America? It’s a dubious honor with many contenders.According to a March report from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 43 percent of …

4 key tips: Choosing your best possible all-inclusive vacation

(BPT) - After a year of being stuck at home, many could use a change of scenery and a much-needed escape from the monotony of day-to-day life during the pandemic. Imagine waking up each morning and …

6 tips for hitting the road again

(BPT) - Not surprisingly, Americans sharply reduced the overall number of trips they took in 2020, according to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. While a certain level of travel has been …

5 ways to travel more sustainably

(BPT) - The pent-up global demand for travel is undeniable. Travelers around the world are anxiously awaiting the opportunity to pack a suitcase, visit new places, reconnect with the people they love …
How travel is changing

Wellness Travel Hits The Road

(NAPSI)—The classic American road trip is getting a makeover.  To meet the growing need for deeper, meaningful experiences that promote wellbeing, the automaker Lexus is putting travelers …

Airport Parking Service Tames Travel Stress

(NewsUSA) - As travel restrictions ease and vaccination rates rise, many people are eager to resume travel and enjoy a much-needed change of scene. However, one thing hasn't changed, and that is the …

How to turn your RV into a money-making machine

(BPT) - Have an RV, campervan or trailer sitting idle in your driveway? While you may have originally intended to use your RV throughout the year, a recent study by Go RVing found that most people …

Planning a road trip? Here's an important maintenance checklist

(BPT) - Whether a family beach trip or an off-the-beaten-path journey, this summer, more than ever, the open road is calling. With so many drivers hitting the roads again, a car travel preparation …

5 fun ways to cool off with kids when temps soar

(BPT) - Heat waves can put a damper on family fun. When temperatures soar, you might not be able to do many favorite summer activities with kids. Playground equipment sizzles small hands. Sand …