All posts tagged: wildlife

5 Dream Destinations For Animal Lovers

Sometimes packing your bags and jettisoning off to a warmer climate just isn’t enough. This is especially true in the case of animal lovers. When you just can’t get enough of your furry friends, sometimes your dream vacation has to incorporate animals too. It’s not enough to just sit back on the beach and relax. You’ve got to have something that satiates your love for animals, too. As luck would have it, there are thousands of veritable havens for animals lovers to travel to all around the world. Now, we don’t have time to list them all, so we’ll get through just a couple of our favourites. There’s bound to be something for everyone. While location isn’t as important, your type of vacation certainly is. Let’s get to it, shall we? Dive Right Into The Ocean If you’re a fan of marine life, heading into the depths of the clear waters could be exactly what the doctor ordered. With the proper safety gear and supervision, you can get up close and personal with what lies …

6 Awesome Animals To See On Safari

The time has never been better to take a safari trip. Unfortunately, more and more species are becoming endangered due to illegal poaching. It’s a terrible situation. If you want to see these wonderful creatures in their natural habitat, you should go soon before it’s too late. Vacations are all about experiencing new cultures and surroundings. And believe me, there’s nothing more captivating than taking a safari. It’s filled with once in a lifetime experiences. Every day becomes a new adventure.  You’re never short of things to see and do. In truth, you probably won’t want to come home again! Safari trips can be a little more costly, but you can’t put a price on the things you’ll experience. Price may vary depending on the location, so it’s worth having a shop around. With that being said, let’s take a look at some of the animals you can expect to see on your trip, and what makes them so marvelous. Buffalo Herds of buffalo gather around watering holes for protection. They are quite often mistaken …

June in Florida – A Photo Essay

In 2008, I spent Spring Break camping in Florida and I loved it so much that I returned back the next year during summer. I drove down to Florida with my boyfriend at the time all the way from Ohio. If you love beautiful beaches you have to visit the Clearwater Beach area. This is the website I used at the time: http://www.visitstpeteclearwater.com and it’s still my favorite website for this area. One place that’s not highlighted on the map is Fort de Soto park which should definitely be on your list. We stayed at the Madeira Beach KOA and rented a wooden lodge cabin. The campsite has a really great selection of all sorts of beautiful cabin lodges to choose from. There’s a nice swimming pool open all year round as well as a hot tub. We rented bikes and cycled the Pinellas Trail which can be reached directly from the campground. We kayaked the Long Bayou by the campground. They organize fun outdoor movie nights as well as other social events which ae a lot of fun. Since we had the car with us, we got …