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

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 4 Books to Take on Your 2024 Travels

Relax on Vacation Ohio

I wanted to think outside the box in suggesting this 2024 top 4 books reading list for your travels so there’s something for everyone. During your travels is a great time to read. After you finish exploring and want to unwind it is a low key way to end a fun day. Here are my top … 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

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

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

Why We Love Hocking Hills During All Four Seasons

Hocking Hills Ohio Four Seasons

Hocking Hills Ohio is receiving a lot of recognition as a must see destination. It gets me so excited that so many people love it as much as we do. We built our hobbit inspired accommodations here and wouldn’t dream of being anywhere else. Plus, we expanded and opened our very own Moroccan style adobes … Read more

Travel Influences from Childhood

Travel Influences Ohio

My husband likes to ask this question “What is your earliest memory?” My earliest memory is one of my childhood vacations with my family. We were very fortunate. My parents always took us on vacation every summer. With my mom, we went to more exotic destinations, we visited family in Europe and she saved up … Read more

Travel in the Fall

Travel in the Fall Ohio

Fall is a perfect time to travel for a vacation getaway especially in locations known for the vibrant hues during the changing of the leaves. I have this very calming and warm feeling when I see all the beautiful colors in nature. Every season has something special to offer of course. Travel in the Fall … Read more

Why Hocking Hills Ohio in the Summer

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Hocking Hills is so special in the summer, a wonderful time for taking advantage of the outdoors. Although Hocking Hills is famous for our incredible hiking trails and extraordinary rock formations, there’s so much more to add to your Hocking Hills vacation travel adventure.  There are a broad range of activities to enjoy in Hocking … Read more