Paul Deloughery

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Working Out When You’re Traveling

Working Out When You’re Traveling

Working out isn’t always something that makes the to-do list every day. It can especially seem hard when you are traveling and feel like you don’t have the time for it. You might use the excuse, “I’m on vacation, I don’t have the time to work out.” But there are...
Camping as a Parenting Tool

Camping as a Parenting Tool

Not only is camping a fun outdoor activity you can do with the whole family, but it can also be a great learning opportunity for your children when they go along for the trip. Research shows that camping with your family can enhance your relationship and that 60% of...
Tips for International Travel

Tips for International Travel

Whether it is a family vacation or a business trip, international travel can be difficult if you do not know what you are preparing for. Of course, research on wherever you are going is your main priority, but you cannot forget about the preparation before you arrive...
10 Best Places to Camp in Arizona

10 Best Places to Camp in Arizona

The Grand Canyon State lays claim to some of the nation’s best camping opportunities. From sweeping desert views to cool and crisp morning hikes through the mountains, Arizona offers something for everyone. Here are the state’s ten best camping spots:...
Traveling to Ukraine

Traveling to Ukraine

I travel to get away and relax. But sitting on a beach can get old, so I like mixing things up. That (and love) is why I went to Ukraine in late September this year. My wife is from Ukraine (she’s a U.S. green card holder) and went there for a few months for work. I...
Avoiding Overly Crowded Campsites

Avoiding Overly Crowded Campsites

First, the Internet makes people’s behavior more predictable. When looking for a place to camp, most people apparently do an internet search. The places that appear on lists are crowded. In fact, by the time my son and I were looking, all of the...
Best Fall Foliage Drives Around the United States

Best Fall Foliage Drives Around the United States

During the fall, the saying “it’s not about the destination but how you get there” is absolutely true. Traveling during the fall is not only a time to avoid the large summer crowds but to also see amazing foliage on the way. Here are some of the best fall foliage...
Weekend Getaways in Arizona

Weekend Getaways in Arizona

If you don’t want to take off from work or pull your kids from school, plan a quick weekend getaway. Though there are many things to do in each of these locations, planning what you want to experience on a weekend can be beneficial. Plus if you miss something this...
Best U.S. Cities for Fall Travel

Best U.S. Cities for Fall Travel

Summer is sadly coming to an end, but it does not mean the travel has to stop! There are many cities in the United States that do fun events all-year-round. Some states have the best scenery during the fall since the trees are changing and temperatures are cooling....
Road Trip to Iowa

Road Trip to Iowa

My daughter recently turned 16, and I took her on a road trip for her birthday. We flew to Minneapolis on a Wednesday night and spent the next four days touring the Midwest. The day after arriving in Minnesota, we drove 120 miles along the Mississippi River to Winona,...