Travel Video of the Week: First Underground Hot Air Balloon Flight

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The Croatia Tourism board recently uploaded an interesting video of Ivan Trifonov, a seventy-year-old Austrian with a Croatian passport. He’s the first man to try and succeed in flying a hot air balloon underground. This experienced hot air balloon pilot has four Guinness records and the flight in the video, into the Mamet Cave, is likely […]

Surf and Safari in San Diego

So many animals living together

My family loved our first trip to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. The Safari Park is a wildlife sanctuary that sprawls across 1,800 acres and is home to over 3,500 animals. Unlike in a traditional zoo, most of the animals cohabit just like they do in the wild plains of Africa and Asia. Viewing […]

36 Hours in Napa Valley

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Grapes glistening on the vine catch your eye. The sweet scents of lavender, rosemary, and wine waft toward you. The only sounds are bees buzzing and the horn of the passing Wine Train. This is Napa Valley Wine Country.  I only had 36 hours to experience the best Napa Valley has to offer. Here are […]