Step It Up: Go the Distance!

Step It Up:  Go the Distance with our teams on a virtual thru-hike on the Pacific Crest Trail. Our weekly journal pages will share the experience of the trails, the learning points of nature, wildlife, and communities along the way. Enjoy video highlights shared by PCT…

Your Travel Guide Books

Step It Up: Capture Your Curiosity! In this 7 week adventure we will explore the highlights of the East Coast. Our virtual walk will include 360 degree online tours. You will be able to experience each destination as if you are right there! We will also…

Capture Your Curiosity!

Step It Up: Capture Your Curiosity! In this 7 week adventure we will explore the highlights of the East Coast. Our virtual walk will include 360 degree online tours. You will be able to experience each destination as if you are right there! We will also…

Spotlight on the Music ~ and the River

April 4, 2016 “Whether you’re coming for Elvis, blues, gospel, rock, R&B or soul, Memphis is truly the birthplace of American music.” Established in 2000, the Memphis Rock n Soul Museum has had over 200,000 visitor coming from all over the world and is designated as …

Spotlight on Ozark Heritage

March 28, 2016 Mountain View, Arkansas“This is America’s only facility that works to share the heritage and way of life of the Ozark Mountain people. The mission of Ozark Folk Center State Park is to perpetuate, present and promote the Ozark way of life in an…

Spotlight on Hot Springs ~ it’s the water ~

March 21, 2016 Hot Springs, Arkansas is famously known for its historic Bathhouse Row. Between 1911 and 1923 eight bathhouses were built providing visitors with hot mineral baths, massages and other relaxing amenities. This is the Fordyce Bathhouse Museum and Hot Springs National Park Visitor Center.…

Spotlight on Numa~and more…

March 14, 2016What’s in a name? This university has a unique history. Established in 1928 with a grand total of 34 students, it was known as Fort Smith Junior College. Throughout the years this institution grew and had the following changes to its identity: Westark Junior…

Spotlight on Entertainment!

March 7, 2016 Branson, Missouri gets 5 stars for entertainment!  This is what Dolly Parton has to say about her Dixie Stampede Dinner Attraction, “You and your family will enjoy the friendly competition, beautiful horses, fancy riding, romantic costumes and delicious feast with the finest, freshest…

Spotlight on the Forest

February 29, 2016 A kayaker on the St. Francis River at Silver Mines Recreation Area in the Mark Twain National Forest in Missouri. “Missouri’s only National Forest, Mark Twain, encompasses roughly 1.5 million acres, mostly within the Ozark Highlands. The Forest is characterized by large permanent…