On August 21st, the “Great American Total Solar Eclipse” will be viewable to millions across the United States. It is the first time in 38 years that the United States will get to witness this spectacular event. What makes this solar eclipse all the more remarkable is that it will be the first coast-to-coast total eclipse in a century!
If you are still trying to figure out where to view the total solar eclipse on the east coast, look no further than the Sea Islands, SC or the Great Smoky Read more [...]
Camping is one of life's great adventures. You get to hike in the wilderness, kayak, bike, and read in nature. It's rejuvenating to take a break from the city, to say the least. But what's the last time you turned a road trip into a camping expedition or pitched a tent somewhere along your travel route? It's probably near-impossible to pinpoint. Why?
Campsites on public land often book up to six months in advance. Even if you want to take a trip to connect with nature, Read more [...]
If you are someone who likes to fish, you are not alone. In fact, according to The Outdoor Foundation’s special report on fishing, around 46 million Americans participate in fishing. They also report that 81% of the time, the fishing experience is unplanned. People just decide on a whim that they want to go out fishing. Especially for those who want to just grab and go, they need an easy way to get their fishing gear to their destination. The last thing they want to do is wrestle with multiple Read more [...]
Dr. Brent W. Laartz thought he was in for the ride of his lifetime when he set out on a horseback riding excursion in Costa Rica.
Admittedly younger and more naïve than he is today, Laartz – an infectious disease specialist and author of the book How to Avoid Contagious Diseases – failed to take some of the precautions necessary to avoid becoming one of the 40 percent of travelers every year who bring back an unwanted souvenir of a major illness from their trip.
“While Read more [...]
Forget what they say about love. It’s change that really hurts.
Corporate leaders will tell you it’s the biggest challenge they’re facing today. Constant change makes it difficult to remain relevant and to create value for customers.
“As humans, we hate to change,” says corporate anthropologist Andi Simon, author of On the Brink: A Fresh Lens to Take Your Business to New Heights. Whether it’s introducing a state-of-the-art computer program or transitioning a company to a wholly Read more [...]