| Aug 14, 2009
Take away the boardwalk fries, the crowded streets, the saltwater taffy, the "I'm With Stupid" T-shirts, and what do you have?
Pocomoke River State Park.
Granted, there are some other trade-offs involved in swapping Ocean City for the greater Pocomoke...
| Mar 11, 2009
Go here: How's this for a perfect Eastern Shore retreat? Spectacular views of the Chesapeake Bay. Hiking and biking trails that wind through marshes, wildflower meadows, woodlands and tidal ponds. Fantastic waterfront dining. Best yet, it's only minutes...
| Mar 1, 2010
| 12:32 PM
— Coastal Georgia is wild, verdant and very not-Florida.
It is so not-Florida that 42-year-old Shane Ward, a naval mechanic from Jacksonville, prefers it to his own state for a little relaxation.
"Everything is still natural here," Ward said on...
| Mar 4, 2014
Best known as the creator, star and producer of the popular television series "Survivorman," Les Stroud also is a bestselling author, advanced survival trainer for the Canadian Military Armed Forces and a musician who has written theme songs for his...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Through April 29: "Megalodon: Largest Shark that Ever Lived," Rockford. The Burpee Museum of Natural History hosts this traveling exhibit that explores a very large prehistoric shark. 815-965-3433815-965-3433, burpee.org. Miles from Chicago: 85...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Check this list often as new tips, events and deals around Florida come in:
Firehouse Museum in Key West
History buffs can learn about Key West's past through its firefighting heritage at the Key West Firehouse Museum at 1024 Grinnell St. The museum...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Many trips to the Amazon tend to be based on very small ships (actually more like large boats). Tofino Expeditions is offering a new twist with a nine-day kayaking exploration of the iconic river system. Accompanied by a naturalist and aboriginal guides,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 6:46 AM
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
The Paddlers' Inn Kayak, Wilderness & Aboriginal Tour from Sea Kayak Adventures is a lodge-based kayak and hiking exploration of the...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
BROWARD COUNTY (Multiple Locations)
BROWARD COLLEGE KIDS AND TEENS SUMMER COLLEGE
Multiple locations in Broward County
Multiple locations in Broward County...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Disney Cruise Line has been sailing to Alaska for several years, but 2014 will bring a new nine-night cruise that calls on Sitka, Alaska.
Today, Disney Cruise Line Port Adventures Manager Arnaldo Zanonato announced details of some of the port...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:11 AM
GLOUCESTER — Funding for a state park on the York River and Aberdeen Creek that's been nearly nine years in the making is being sought by local legislators to begin constructing amenities to include trails, camp sits and cabins and coveted water...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 8:52 PM
In this age of environmental awareness, boaters have come a long way thanks to fuel-efficient hull designs and low-emission motors.
There are even greener ways to get out on the water and both ends of the spectrum are on display at the Miami...