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The Best Metropolitan Destinations Near Nature

Travel Blog, Word Travel - Ross French - June 15, 2022

Metropolitan Destinations

When you’re a traveler, you’re often looking for the perfect destination. You want somewhere that combines the city and the ability to get out of it. These places are gems. You have the culture of a vibrant city and the natural world just beyond it. Whether you want to stay in the United States or travel abroad, we are often looking for the ideal destination that has everything we want to do and see. These are the best metropolitan destinations near the natural world. Continue Reading

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Contractors You May Need When You Travel a Lot

Word Travel - Ross French - February 18, 2022

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When you travel a lot, you might wonder what is happening to your home while you aren’t there. The thing is, if you take care of it properly when you are there, you’ll have less to worry about while you’re traveling. To that end, here’s a quick look at a few of the contractors you might need to take care of your home so you can be a carefree traveler. Continue Reading

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What to Know Before Hiking the Appalachian Trail

Word Travel - Ross French - January 10, 2022

The Appalachian Trail is a 2200 mile long path that stretches from Georgia to Maine. It is the longest national park trail in the United States and is labeled as one of the most challenging long-distance footpaths in the world. It has experienced extreme popularity since it was established in 1937, but many hikers still struggle with its challenges, including treacherous weather, unpredictable terrain, and isolation. Hikers need to be prepared for all of these challenges, but they also need to be sure that they are ready for the mental and physical exhaustion that awaits them. Continue Reading

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8 Life Skills Your Kids Learn from Being Outdoors

Travel Blog, Word Travel - Ross French - November 24, 2021

We all want our kids to grow up to be well-adjusted people who have the life skills necessary to thrive as adults. The experiences we give them in childhood can shape the people they become, and there are few greater childhood experiences than enjoying the great outdoors.

Some kids might enjoy hiking, while others may enjoy camping, kayaking, mountain biking or all of the above. Whatever their preference for outdoor activities, they’re sure to pick up some life skills that will help mold them into stronger people ready to make their mark on the world. Here are eight of the greatest benefits that kids can pick up from excursions in nature. Continue Reading

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Top Tips for Relaxing Vacation

Travel Blog, Word Travel - Ross French - September 16, 2021

When you are planning a vacation, most of the time, you want it to be relaxing. Vacation is one of the only times throughout the year that you can take a break from work and completely escape from everyday life. However, vacations can often be stressful in themselves, especially if you have children or if you intend to visit many places at once. Here are some of the top tips that you can follow to have a relaxing vacation. Continue Reading

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