Great Outdoors

The great outdoors provide a beautiful backdrop for adventurous activities like hiking, biking, walking, scavenger hunts, and exploring national parks.

13 Things to Know BEFORE You Visit the Grinter Farms Sunflower Fields

Grinter Farms Sunflower Fields in Lawrence KS at Sunset

On the northeastern edge of the Midwestern college town of Lawrence, Kansas, Grinter Farms sunflower fields offer some of the best known blooms in the Sunflower State (if not the nation). But before you set out for the acres of beautiful bright yellow blossoms they plant each summer, read these tips!  For decades, Grinter Farms …

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9 Stunning Must-See Yosemite Waterfalls at Yosemite National Park

Vernal Fall at Yosemite National Park

While Yosemite National Park is forever linked to Half Dome, the massive granite monolith immortalized by landscape photographer Ansel Adams, it’s also home to many fabulous flowing waterfalls. Bridalveil and Yosemite Falls are two of the most famous Yosemite waterfalls, but here are several others you’ll want to check out when you visit Yosemite National …

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Everyday Postcard from Yellowstone National Park

Everyday Postcard from Yellowstone National Park

Located primarily in Wyoming, but spilling into the states of Montana and Idaho, Yellowstone National Park is America’s first national park. Learn more about the park’s abundant wildlife, unique hydrothermal features, and geological gems in this Everyday Postcard from the globe-trotting Czech couple,  Adriana and Matěj. With seven continents, nearly 200 countries, and more than …

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Does High Altitude Make You ____? (Your Most Embarrassing Questions Answered)

Does High Altitude Make You ____? (Your Most Embarrassing Questions Answered)

From periods to poop to puke, high altitude destinations can wreak havoc on your body. Here are the answers to your most embarrassing questions about the impact altitude has on your body, including tips for adjusting to higher altitudes and ways to keep high altitude sickness at bay. I have an MBA (and not an …

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Touring Livermore Valley Wineries via Pedego Electric Bike (Love at First Ride)

Although I’ve spent quite a bit of time exploring California’s beautiful Livermore Valley Wine Country, this was my first time touring the area via an electric bike rental courtesy of Pedego Electric Bikes Livermore. Here’s why my first time on a Pedego electric bike was “love at first ride” and why I can’t wait to …

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