Happy World Giraffe Day on June 21!! Did you know that giraffes are on the IUCN’s Red List, meaning they are endangered? I cannot imagine a world without giraffes, can you?!🦒 If you want to help, go to Giraffe Conservation and donate. Enjoy the photos of giraffes from our many safaris, photos by Randy Minton and Alexandra Minton Photography![Read more…] about HAPPY WORLD GIRAFFE DAY
Water features are now open at Jellystone Park locations across Texas. Water zones and water slides at Jellystone Park locations in Burleson, Canyon Lake and Kerrville opened Friday, May 29.
As the weather heats up, growing numbers of families are enjoying the water slides, splashgrounds, lazy rivers and other amenities and activities at the seven Jellystone Park locations across Texas.
*As of this writing, Covid19 cases in Texas are going up.[Read more…] about WATER FEATURES ARE NOW OPEN AT JELLYSTONE PARK LOCATIONS ACROSS TEXAS
Dallas Arboretum Reopens June 1st with Advance Ticket Reservations Required
WHEN: Monday, June 1st
- 7:00-9:00 a.m. – Members Only Entrance
- 9:00 a.m. – Open to the Public!
- 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Media Preview – RSVPs are required.
WHO/WHAT:The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden reopens and welcomes visitors just in time to celebrate the beginning of summer to enjoy the outdoors. Advance online timed tickets are now required. Face masks are highly encouraged in the garden, but they are required in restrooms and indoor facilities. To keep guests and employees safe, the garden is operating with new federal, state and local guidelines to minimize physical contact and adhere to social distancing including the City of Dallas’ policy and guidelines for wearing masks. In addition, a maximum of 1,000 people are allowed in the garden at any one time during a four-hour block. The Dallas Arboretum has created a modified path around the garden to make it easier for people to enjoy the beautiful grounds while social distancing. There is also a half-mile path from each parking lot. The Paseo de Flores is now two ways in most areas, so people may come in and take a quick trip to their favorite picnic areas. Guests can also enjoy respite in the Pecan Grove, the Jonsson Color Garden, on the Camp House Lawn and the lawn of the Lay Family Garden.[Read more…] about Dallas Arboretum Reopens June 1st with Advance Ticket Reservations Required
Stay at Home, but Dream of, and Plan, Future Travels! The time of staying at home, being safe and flattening the curve continues, but that doesn’t mean you cannot dream of future travel![Read more…] about Stay at Home, but Dream of, and Plan, Future Travels
4 Activities to Do While you’re on your Beach Vacation!
Some people wait all year for their holiday. Others can’t stay in one place for too long and are always looking for their next adventure. Whichever type of traveler you are, you always want to make the most of every trip you go on.
Have you heard of the swimming pigs in the Bahamas? Well, they are actually in the Exumas and man, they are fun! Just the sight of them is enough to make you laugh. What a day I spent in the beautiful Exumas! Did I go out on a full-day tour with Exuma Water Sports, and part of the tour is the famous Swimming feral pigs! And yes, they are hungry! You just have to see these pigs! Add them to your bucket list. Enjoy this photoblog![Read more…] about Have you Ever Heard of the Swimming Pigs in the Bahamas?