Hiking boots are the hardest thing to pack. We’ve often opted to bring running shoes on our travels because our old hiking boots took up so much room in our suitcases. So we flipped out when we saw a rolled-up pair of Lems Shoes. Yes, these ankle high boots are completely collapsible.
We took ours out to Death Valley to see how they held up to desert adventuring. ▲
Giant sequoias, granite peaks and tons of swimming holes - could Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park get any better. Here are picks for the best places to swim in and around Sequoia National Park.
Across the street from the bitter-cold waters in Monterey Bay is the only hotel we've ever stayed at twice. In fact, we've made Lover's Point Inn our home-base for our annual new year's trips for the past 4 years. It's 80 bucks a night, overlooks the ocean and, most importantly, is in one of our favorite places in the world: Monterey, California.
We were no less giddy the third time we took the pontoon out onto the Atchafalaya River. It was after dark. The best view of the milky way was up the river, away from the light of the wedding reception...