We speak about luxury vacations, budget vacations, vacations that are fun for the kids, and many more areas of travel at this time of year. But there is also a category that many do not touch upon because they “assume” it is far too difficult for those on a budget to be able to enjoy these jaw-dropping wonders. However, whether you are a backpacker looking to “become a journeyman” and all you need is the price of the plane ticket; or one that is saving up for that “ultimate trip,” these are locations where either can go to create memories that will be among the greatest and grandest of their entire lives.
by Meg McAlonis After leaving Dubois, Wyoming, it only took a couple days until Aaron and I reached the Wind River Range, but thankfully my ankle felt well enough to cross through some of the high (~12,000ft) mountain passes. What an incredible mountain range! This wilderness area of rugged mountain peaks, boulder fields, melting glaciers, […]
by Carmen Schwartz The outdoor lover and avid traveler is always looking for the ‘best of the best’ when it comes to the view. There are mountains, valleys, springs, countries with safari animals that roam the land – you name it, this globe offers everything you can possibly ask for. But no matter […]
September 21, 2009 I could barely move. Every muscle fiber of my body screamed in pain and anchored me to my mattress. Not even my eyes would open, breathing felt like a chore. The aching pain which held me in tortured captivity, streaked through my body with every movement as I tried to lift […]