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Aquapac Daysack GIVEAWAY!

 Aquapac Daysack Giveaway (giveaway has ended)!! A few weeks ago Aquapac asked us to review one of their new backpack duffle bags the 28L Toccoa Daysack. We jumped at the chance since it is a product we would love to use!   Here are the specs of the bag from the...

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How to bike and wine taste as a family in Middleburg, VA

A few years ago (pre-baby) we discovered an area in Virginia where the wineries were close enough together that we could easily bike from winery to winery. One winery even said there was a “bike and wine taste tour”.  We have been trying to find this area...

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Touring Saint Simons Island, GA

  We spent the say touring St Simons Island, GA. It is a must stop if you are driving 95 through Georgia. It sits 30 miles north of the Florida boarder. Only about 5 miles off the freeway and down a 2-mile causeway, this slow paced historic island is a great...

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Historic Triangle, Virginia

On a whim we decided to take a quick weekend trip to the historic triangle of Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown Virginia. The 2-hour drive from our house took us down 95 through Richmond, VA. The lack of snow was a nice change from the 2 feet we received the day...

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Best Family Trips – National Geographic Travel

Photograph by John Warburton-Lee Photography, Alamy National Geographic Travel has posted their Best Family Trips around the World! These are just 12 of the top 100 from the book 100 Places That Can Change Your Child’s Life.   Amalfi Coast, Italy...

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Colorado National Monument – GoPro

Last summer we had a chance to explore the Colorado Monument on our bikes! Check out our video!     Have you biked the Colorado Monument or at least driven the 23 mile scenic road? Send us  photos from your family adventure at the Colorado Monument for a chance...

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St Patricks Day Celebrations

According tot the National Geographic book Four Seasons of Travel these top 10 places are the spot to be on St Patricks day! Where will you be?  New York City, New York www.nycstpatricksparade.org/ The six-hour long parade attracts nearly 2million people annually. Led...

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Virginia Creeper, Damascus VA

In November we had the opportunity to knock out a few miles on the incredible Virginia Creeper trail in the western part of Virginia.  The Creeper trail is a two-track gravel path built on an old railway (rail to trail) and is fast becoming one of the more popular...

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National Geographic’s 21 Best Travel Destinations for 2014

National Geographic Traveler has announced its 2014 Best of the World Destinations list. Photo credit: PRNewsFoto/National Geographic Traveler magazine. National Geographic Traveler magazine has released its annual Best of the World list, which features 21 top travel...

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Fort Frederica, St Simons Island, GA

Recently we took a short trip to St Simons Island, GA explored Fort Frederica. According to the historical marker, Fort Frederica was founded in 1736 under the General James Edwards Oglethorpe. It was the strongest fortification built by Great Britain on American...

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Island Treasures on Jekyll Island, GA

During the months of January and February Jekyll Island, GA hosts “Island Treasures on Jekyll Island” the ultimate hide-and-seek.  Volunteers hide one of a kind, handcrafted, glass floats called Island Treasures. Each float is hand stamped with the year of the...

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