Travel & Places: Oil Crisis Will Have Lasting Impact on Environment

Oil Crisis Will Have Lasting Impact on Environment

Many wildlife refuges, national parks, and state parks are now in big trouble thanks to the oil spill. Oil has indeed reached the shores and will continue to destroy the shores and land around.

Travel & Places: Hotels Near Fox Chapel, PA

Hotels Near Fox Chapel, PA

Allegheny Riverriver image by blaine stiger from Fotolia.comFox Chapel is a small suburb of Pittsburgh in western Pennsylvania. It is a mostly residential community that also includes the Flower and Wildlife Reserve and two golf clubs: the Fox Chapel Golf Club and the Pittsburgh Field...

Travel & Places: How to Tour Mesa, Arizona

How to Tour Mesa, Arizona

Named for its location on a plateau or “mesa” somewhat above the Valley of the Sun in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area, Mesa is the third-largest city in Arizona. Here’s how to tour Mesa for a full appreciation of both past and present--from Hohokam Indians and Mormon colonists, to

Travel & Places: Photogenic Pup

Photogenic Pup

See photos of the canine competitiors at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in the ring and backstage.

Travel & Places: Oceanfront Hotels on St. Simons Island

Oceanfront Hotels on St. Simons Island

There are several oceanfront hotels on St. Simons Island.sandy beach scene on pensacola beach image by Edward Cooper from Fotolia.comSt. Simons Island is located near Brunswick, Georgia and is part of the Golden Isles, which include Sea Island, Little St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island....

Travel & Places: Billy Moore Heritage Days

Billy Moore Heritage Days

See pictures of Billy Moore Heritage Days in Avondale, Arizona. The Billy Moore Heritage Days Parade is the oldest parade in Arizona.

Travel & Places: Teen Activities in Maui Hotels

Teen Activities in Maui Hotels

Family vacations can be challenging with teens; the same child who loved the beaches in Maui is now bored and humiliated to be with his parents. Luckily, Maui abounds in teen activities, especially ones that have a slightly dangerous edge and appeal to thrill-seeking teens.

Travel & Places: Where Is the Abyssal Zone Located?

Where Is the Abyssal Zone Located?

The abyssal zone is an area of the deep ocean located between 6,560 and 19,680 feet, an area below the pelagic zone and above the hadal zone, according to the

Travel & Places: Boston, MA, Pet-Friendly Hotels

Boston, MA, Pet-Friendly Hotels

Several hotels in Boston allow pets.Boston image by Alessandro Lai from Fotolia.comNew England's capital city, Boston has a rich historic background. This is where Paul Revere rode, the Boston Tea Party took place, and the first shot of the American Revolution rang. The city is also home...

Travel & Places: Lodging at Crystal Mountain, Washington

Lodging at Crystal Mountain, Washington

Skiers will find several hotels in Crystal Mountain.skiing image by Jake Hellbach from Fotolia.comIt's easy to see why Crystal Mountain is one of the most popular places to ski in Washington. Besides its extensive ski slopes, Crystal Mountain offers a variety of restaurants and...

Travel & Places: Jalaram Hotels in Jacksovnille

Jalaram Hotels in Jacksovnille

Jacksonville is home to Naval Air Station Jacksonville and Mayport Naval navy granite image by jimcox40 from Fotolia.comJalaram Hotels located in the Jacksonville, Florida area provide excellent hotel accommodations for tourists looking for a comfortable, soothing and relaxing...

Travel & Places: Ramsey, New Jersey Hotels

Ramsey, New Jersey Hotels

The town of Ramsey is located in the northern part of New Jersey. It is close to popular New Jersey attractions like the Meadowlands Sports Complex and the Garden State Plaza Shopping Mall. Ramsey is a suburb of New York City and many visitors to the city stay in one of the town's hotels...

Travel & Places: Hotels Near the Airport in Buffalo, NY

Hotels Near the Airport in Buffalo, NY

Passengers can fly from Buffalo to 21 U.S. cities.airport image by Photoeyes from Fotolia.comThe Buffalo Niagara International Airport is located in the town of Cheektowaga, 10 miles east of downtown Buffalo. Flights from Buffalo leave for 21 cities in the continental United States and...