If it’s a big adventure you’re after, look no further than the US National Whitewater Center. It’s the official Olympic Training Center for whitewater slalom racing and right in Charlotte’s own backyard. Don’t let their name mislead you. Rafting is a major draw, but it’s way more than just rafting. Rock climbing, mountain biking and aerial sports including zip lining and rope courses are other big hits at this place of pure awesomeness.
Quite often, the only draw necessary for a drive in the mountains is the beautiful, awe-inspiring views. Blowing Rock, where alluring scenic views are plentiful, more than lives up to this ideal. This little mountain town has big appeal. Brimming with quintessential charm, Main Street is filled with quaint shops and restaurants. So come on up to enjoy North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, a little culture, and a lot of fun. [Read more…]
Flipping through glossy promotional brochures about Hawaii, you are bound to see an image of glowing hot lava oozing from Kilauea Volcano. After all, Kilauea is one of the most active volcanoes on Earth and a major tourist draw bringing in over 2.6 million visitors each year. Here are a few of the sites and a couple of tips for your trip to Kilauea.
Looking for some good family fun this winter season? Put Seven Devils, North Carolina into your GPS and head to Hawksnest for a day of snow tubing. It is a must-do fun day for the whole family. The drive from Charlotte is a bit over two hours, but the high action fun is worth the drive. [Read more…]
Searching for an island adventure with high-speed boat rides, snorkeling with sea turtles, exploring an uninhabited island, and ending your afternoon at a luxurious stopover on a picturesque island? Captain Alan’s Three Island Snorkeling Adventure is the excursion you must book to experience this perfect day on St. Martin. [Read more…]