Mount Everest, the Grand Canyon, and Niagara Falls are all marvels of the natural world. But one of nature’s greatest spectacles lies in one of the planet’s most remote areas.
The majestic Na Pali Coast of Kauai is a spectacular wilderness area that the typical tourist will never see. Located along Kauai’s remote North Shore, the Na Pali Coast is an awe-inspiring 6,175 acres; and although it has been converted into a state park, and remains as isolated from civilization as it was many centuries ago. Read more . . .
Enjoying the sport of kayaking takes more than a kayak. You’ll also need the right kayaking equipment.
When you venture out to purchase a kayak, don’t forget to stock up on all of the essential kayak equipment. The kayak itself is secondary. To make sure that you don’t spend your entire budget on the boat, and be forced to settle for second-rate equipment, always purchase your kayak equipment first.
Your kayaking experience will be far less enjoyable if you’re up the creek with a poor paddle.
Be sure to have these items on your kayak equipment-shopping list: Read more . . .
Basketball is a favorite pastime of kids and adults alike. American kids grow up with dreams of earning scholarships and reaching fame in the college league.
Basketball owes its origin to Dr. James Naismith, who invented the sport in 1892. Before long, the popularity of the game caught on and it was being played in American colleges. The first official game involving a college team was played between Geneva College and the New Brighton YMCA in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania on April 8, 1893. On February 9, 1895, the first intercollegiate game was played between the Minnesota State School of Agriculture and Hamline College. Minnesota won that game, 9 to 3. Read more . . .
Traveling with a digital camera is more complex than going on a trip with a conventional film camera. All that needs be done with a conventional camera is to bring along some extra rolls of film or purchase some more when the camera runs out of film. A digital camera, however, has a fixed storage capacity that can only added to by buying expensive flash memory cards.
One common solution is Read more . . .
Canada is a vast and majestic country rich with natural treasures. Skiing, mountain climbing, cross-country travels, and incredible lakes and rivers make Canada an all-season playground for all kinds of travelers. Canadian bass fishing is one of the best treasures of all.
Bass fishing has always been one of the most popular and challenging sports for anglers. The bass family, which includes (but is certainly not limited to) the striped, largemouth, smallmouth, spotted, black, and white species, helps anglers kick off every fishing season. Read more . . .