During the summer months a holiday to a tropical destination is quite popular. There are several things to do while on holiday in paradise and one exciting activity to partake in in scuba diving. Scuba diving is a wonderful way to see all that the ocean has to offer up close. If scuba diving isn’t up your alley then perhaps just snorkeling would be better suited for you. But one this is for certain; with these scuba destinations you are sure to see the ocean at its finest. continue reading
Posts from August, 2009
Can you believe it is August already? Just because summer 2009 is at its close it doesn’t mean you can’t take part in the season and travel. It is actually quite the opposite! With the summer near its end, airlines and hotels are offering some great holiday deals for their customers. There are also some wonderful package deals for sale this summer. These last minute sales are a great way to have a memorable holiday at a good price. continue reading
Summer is finally here! This means one thing…its time to hit the beach! I know a vacation in the sun and sand sounds relaxing, yet this relaxation can soon turn to boredom. This is why whenever I head to the beach for a break I try to find things to keep me busy. The typical beach activities are always nice; reading, swimming, sun bathing, and just simply strolling the beach. Even with all the classic activities, I sill get jaded by the second day. This is why I like to spend one day doing something a bit more stimulating.
Having grown up in Florida, heading to the beach for a family vacation was always a yearly tradition. Every Labor Day my family and I head to Longboat Key on the Gulf of Mexico. Every year we look forward to lounging about in the sun, however it gets too hot to sunbath for hours on end. So, one of our favorite things to do is collect seashells. In Longboat Key there is a sand bar close to shore and every year we snorkel for sand dollars. One year we found hundreds of dead sand dollars on the sand bar! I enjoy shelling so much, that one time on a trip to Clearwater we actually took a tour that took us to an island to hunt for seashells. It was a fun way to mix up the usual humdrum at the beach. continue reading