There might be no greater annoyance than settling in around the campfire and realizing bugs are out in full force. Campfires will often do the lion’s share of the work in keeping bugs away, but sometimes you need a little more firepower.
The most obvious answer to the question of keeping bugs away, other than bug spray, is to have a steady supply of citronella products. There is a wide variety of candles, torches and other products available, like these from Home Depot.
If the citronella candles aren’t to your liking, consider a torch. The torches are functionally the same, but offer a cool aesthetic.
If you want to permanently remove certain problem insects, consider a zapper. These can attract mosquitos from up to 1.5 acres away and can help drop your local mosquito population. If you need more acreage of coverage, consider a zapper with a wider range.
If these more permanent fixtures don’t excite you, consider going for some good old-fashioned DEET spray. The spray can be re-applied every so often to keep a persistent, bug-free zone around the campfire.
Streets lined with festive holiday lights and decorations is a tell-tale sign the holidays are right around the corner. My favorite holiday tradition is going to Shady Brook Farm in Yardley, Pennsylvania, and driving through the Holiday Light Show. My family and I have gone pretty much every year since I was a little girl.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest ship is here! Anyone who follows the cruise industry can tell you the timeline between when a ship is announced to when it is open for passengers is a lengthy one, taking years and spanning different milestones. Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest ship, Encore, recently passed another major milestone when it departed Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany to sail toward its next destination, through to its recent christening and subsequent sailings.
Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.
Space tourism grew out of fantasies and unfilled promises that seemed out of reach until nearly two decades ago. In 2001, American businessman Dennis Tito spent $20 million for almost eight days with the Russian spacecraft that orbited Earth 128 times. Other million-dollar space rides followed with wealthy space tourists over the years. But will space tourism ever become more accessible, or will it always remain a bucket list adventure for the elite?