The Oregon coastline offers thousands of miles of breathtaking scenery, pleasantly interrupted by charming coastal towns and cities. One of these locations, Cannon Beach, was named by National Geographic Magazine as one of the “World’s 100 Most Beautiful Places” in a 2013 issue.
Also known as a canine paradise, Cannon Beach offers a getaway for both owner and companion with a host of pet-friendly attractions and services. Starfish Vacation Rentals even allows dogs in some of their luxury Oregon Coast vacation home rentals. For owners who are heading to this scenic corner of the state, bring your pet to enjoy the following places.
Everyone claims that whatever coast they are from, that their coast is the best coast. Some people claim that skiing in Colorado, which is a part of the West Coast is better than skiing in the states on the East Coast and vice versa. There are differences when it comes to skiing through the mountains of Colorado and skiing through the terrains of the East Coast. Regardless of which coast is the better coast, here is a list of the differences of skiing in Colorado (the West Coast) and the East Coast.
Every business, no matter how big or small, needs to have a corporate activity. Corporate activities, like getting lunch or participating in outdoor sports after work, are important for keeping the community in the office live. If your office needs a little pep in its step, try out these active corporate outings that your business can participate in!
It is the time of year when the school year is coming to an end. The seniors in high school are almost graduated and are trying to figure out which college they want to attend to further their education. The seniors in college are almost done with their undergrad degree and are trying to figure out what their future will look like, whether it is more school or accepting a big job offer. Whichever the case, graduation is a successful time in a person’s life that needs to be celebrated. Usually the graduate’s celebration is put on by their families through an open house, and each graduate has many to attend to celebrate their friends’ successes. If you are graduating soon, here are a few outdoor games to include at your open house to make yours stand out.
If you’re a wine enthusiast looking for outdoor activities in the heart of Wine Country, California, then look no further. Wine Country offers a lot of activities for visitors other than simply taste-testing wine. Wine Country is beautiful with miles and miles of vineyards to explore so if you’re in the area, it’s certainly worth it to get out and enjoy the fresh air. Continue reading “Outdoor Activities in Wine Country” »
Skiing is more than a recreational sport. In fact, there’s a lot more to it than gliding down a hill. It involves not only physically capability, but also mental stability in order to glide down a hill on a pair of skiis. Continue reading “Why it’s Healthy to Go Skiing” »
The 2014 World Cup is already under way and the United States sports media is now talking about soccer consistently. Many U.S. pundits and sports experts talk about the United States’ soccer history in the short term. They attribute the lack of soccer’s popularity due to the game’s young history in this nation. But United States soccer history goes back to the origins of sports in America. Continue reading “Bethlehem Steel FC: America’s First Sports Dynasty” »
University of Maryland and Rutgers University are two of the latest additions to the Big “Ten” Conference that will make their respective debuts to the conference in the fall. Both east coast schools will be making a drastic transition from playing regional schools to traveling long distances to play the schools in the Midwest. There has been continuous debate on whether their arrival will disrupt the tradition of Big Ten style and attributes, but this decision came down to money on both sides. Let’s preview how the schools will fair in the first athletic challenge during their rookie Big Ten seasons–football.
The Terrapins finished 5th place in the ACC Atlantic Division just barley winning enough games to be bowl eligible. They ended up losing to Marshall from the MAC in the Military Bowl, ending their season on a sour note. Maryland will play in the East Division with Rutgers, Indiana, Michigan, Michigan State, Ohio State, and Penn State. This is arguably the much more competitive division with Michigan, Ohio State, Penn State, and reigning Big Ten Champions Michigan State. This will prove a trail by fire transition for Maryland, but luckily they are used to playing with Florida State in their division. Their first five games are all winnable, with the key match up coming on September 13th at home versus rivals West Virginia. Maryland opens up their Big Ten campaign at Indiana on September 27th and at home versus Ohio State on October 4th. Continue reading “Maryland/Rutgers Football Preview” »
Tim Tebow has been in and out of news headlines ever since his football career began at the University of Florida in 2006. After Tebow was let go from the New England Patriots at the end of August, these headlines have all pertained to his free agent status. Before he was a free agent, he caught the media’s attention a whole other way. Tebow first made the news for being an outspoken Christian, but what later became known as Tebowing was the cause of the media frenzy surrounding him. Tebowing refers to the act of kneeling on one knee in prayer, with one’s head resting on one’s fist, which Tebow often did.