Just north of downtown Miami, Wynwood is a vibrant neighborhood known for its prominent entertainment district. Wynwood is comprised of two major areas, an arts district and a fashion district that each have their own unique institutions, festivities and sense of style. The neighborhood is best explored on foot, all to better take in the abundant, colorful murals that decorate the buildings and hop around the many restaurants waiting to entertain your taste buds. With so much to do in this rapidly growing community, it can take some planning to figure out your starting point and how you’d like to spend your day. Should you bar hop across […]
There’s no denying that when it comes to Houston, there’s plenty to do. From the food and drink options to the museums and endless festivals, it’s nearly impossible to be bored in a city so great. But, if you’re interested in getting out of your comfort zone and exploring something completely new, then it’s time for you to head on over to the Eclectic Menagerie Park. This isn’t your average park. Here, you’ll be surrounded by large metal sculptures, all created by local artists and designers.
The open-air collection of sculptures began in 1987 when Texas Pipe and Supply’s chairman of the board […]
A way for city dwellers to escape the everyday, hiking is one of the best ways to get outdoors and enjoy the nature in your region. Not only is it beneficial to your physical health—but it’s a great way to boost your mood and energy levels. The Atlanta area has plenty of hikes to get you out of your apartment and enjoying the beautiful weather. Beyond the rolling hills and rocky footing of these hikes, two have mesmerizing waterfalls sure to capture your attention. Whether you’re interested in a short hike with the family or an all-day excursion, there are […]
The Golden State is home to plenty of exploration opportunities to keep your weekends packed and your schedule busy. With the sun shining and a warm breeze keeping you in a California state of mind, many activities in Southern California are known to come with a price tag. However, if you’re looking to get out of your apartment and venture around on a budget, there are many options you can consider that will provide you with plenty of fun without breaking the bank. So get in your car, and get going! These car trips will provide you with entertainment, insta-worthy […]
Whether you’re exploring historic sites, immersing yourself in another culture, or ogling at a natural wonder, travel affords some of the richest and most rewarding experiences you can have. Do your part in protecting the places you visit by respecting local norms end employing sustainable travel practices. Here are 10 ways to reduce your travel footprint or compensate for carbon emissions associated with getting you to and from your vacation destination.
Set thermostat to save energy
Before you leave for your destination, set the thermostat in your apartment higher than usual to save electricity. If traveling in winter, set the thermostat lower than usual.