Top 4 Reasons to Visit Hocking Hills in the Spring

Visit Hocking Hills in the Spring

There is no shortage of things to do in Hocking Hills, it is a great way to experience the outdoors as the weather warms up. Now is as good a time as any to visit. The temperature is ideal for a great hike and enjoyment of the beautiful outdoors. Nature Mystique Retreat sauna is now … Read more

How to Relax on Vacation

Relax on Vacation Ohio

 So, we spend all this time planning our vacation, then we have to get everything ready at work before we leave and pack without forgetting anything. At this point, we are tired and truly ready for a break. Now all we have to do is truly relax on vacation, so how do we do that? … Read more

Top 5 Travel Essentials for My Travels

Travel Essentials for My Travels Ohio

Traveling can be fun but sometimes it takes forever to pack. I have some essentials I take with me on my travels no matter what time of year and where I am going. They are my go to items which makes packing a snap and I am prepared for everything.  Here are a few of … Read more

Top 7 Travel Tips After 20 Years of Travels

Top Travel Tips Ohio

I have traveled to over 30 countries, seen much of the United States and still am in awe every time I travel. More of my focus is now close to home actually enjoying nature and the beauty of the Midwest.  Here are my top travel tips to make the most of your vacation getaways.  Top … Read more

Top 3 Travel Trends 2024

Top 3 Travel Trends 2024 Ohio

People are definitely traveling more. There has been a shift in perspective about focusing more on enjoying life and embracing experiences. People want to experience more of what life has to offer now. At one point, the thinking was I will save enough money and do x when I retire. Now the shift is more … Read more

Sauna Health Benefits, Why Finnish People Have 3 Million of Them?

Sauna Health Benefits Ohio

In Finland there are over 3 million saunas, a country with 5.5 million people, a staggering amount for sure! It is very common for Finns to have saunas in their homes, at the vacation cabins and available throughout Finland in cities, towns and as part of the attractions within the region. Finns are firm believers … Read more

Winter Travel to Magical Earth Retreat, A Destination

Sauna Health Benefits Ohio

Winter travel is wonderful, it is my absolute favorite time of year to get away. You don’t have to deal with the heat or the major crowds. You can get some nice deals and it is just so beautiful outside. Magical Earth Retreat has some wonderful amenities onsite to keep you warm like our cedar … Read more

Why Travel Inspires Us

Why Travel Inspires Us Ohio

Why travel inspires us. Travel has been a tremendous source of inspiration for many of the greatest artists and writers of all time. It serves as a source of inspiration for us too as travelers. Travel has inspired the work of some of the greatest impressionists of all time. Vincent van Gogh was inspired by … Read more

Benefits of Nature for Dog Health

Benefits of Nature for Dog Health Ohio

There are a broad range of benefits of being in nature for dog health. The obvious one that comes to mind first is getting outside and having a form of exercise. Dogs absolutely love to explore. They use their noses to gather information and what better air quality is there than nature in which to … Read more

How Travel Experiences Enrich Us

How Travel Experiences Enrich Us Ohio

Sometimes the simplest travel experiences are the most memorable. I have spoken with thousands of people informally about their travels, what they gain from their travels, what are their most memorable experiences and what they hope to experience next. The answers are probably simpler than one would think.  Making Connections Memorable travel moments usually have … Read more