Planning A Beach Vacation For Your Family

Few things in life are as memorable as family beach vacations. Unfortunately, things don't always go as you have pictured in your mind. Here, you'll find a few tips that can help you get through the planning process without forgetting any important elements of the plans. Choose the Date Do you have the dates for your vacation set? If you're free to travel at any time of the year, you'll have the freedom to take your trip when everyone else is home suffering through another day at work. [Read More]

3 Reasons To Skip L.A. And Drive North For Your Summer Vacation Instead

When most people think about visiting the gorgeous waters of the Pacific Ocean, they usually think of Southern California. And while the beaches around Los Angeles have a lot to offer, so do the areas north. Here are 3 great reasons to spend your next summer vacation farther afield. Save Money The most popular tourist destinations usually come with a high price tag, and that can be very true of many vacation destinations around the beaches of L. [Read More]

Surf Tips For Beginners

Surfing is a thrilling and exciting sport to learn. The first time you get up on a board and ride your first wave, can be a big moment, no matter how high big the wave or how long you rode it. it's an exciting achievement. Getting there though takes time, patience, and effort on your part. There are some things you should know before running out to buy a surfboard if you've never tried it before. [Read More]

Shhh… Tips For Dealing With Noisy Neighbors At A Hotel

If you find yourself being awoken by noises, sounds, or disruptions from neighbors at a hotel, think before you act. Since you really have no idea who you might be dealing with, there are some recommended responses to these scenarios that will be effective, while not putting you in harm's way. Don't stew on the issue; respond promptly and courteously so that you can get back to your bed and get a good night's rest. [Read More]