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Olympics / South America / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Visiting Olympic Cities After the Games

Every four years, cities around the world fiercely compete to host the summer Olympic Games. Billions of dollars are committed to improving the infrastructure of these cities—Olympic venues, hotels, highways,… Read More…

The Importance of Boating Safety
Summer / The Travel Detective / Water sports

The Importance of Boating Safety

Ask anyone who knows me and they’ll tell you I love boating. In fact, I’m addicted to getting out on the water. But I will never leave shore without certain… Read More…

Fantasy Baseball Camp Day 5: The Most Wonderful Week of the Year
Professional Sports

Fantasy Baseball Camp Day 5: The Most Wonderful Week of the Year

Nothing, not even a 2-0 loss Saturday morning to the “real” Yankees, could dampen this week’s experience for me. None of the six New York Yankees camp teams scored as… Read More…

Losing my appeal in kangaroo court.  Foreground is bailiff Homer Bush; center Judge Tanyon Sturtze and in rear is in competent counsel Oscar Gamble.
Professional Sports

Fantasy Baseball Camp Day 4: On the Big Stage

Friday was the highlight of our week at Yankees fall baseball camp. Finally getting to play on the main stage of George Steinbrenner Field, a gorgeous expanse of green grass… Read More…

Me and Oscar, then and now
Professional Sports

Fantasy Baseball Camp Day 3: A Hair Thursday

After breaking a 17-year hex on on opening day and reflecting on the games of day two, Roy Berger shares his experiences attending Fantasy Baseball Camp with the New York… Read More…

The Berger boys wheels are in motion as Jason breaks from second and Scott from first during Wednesday play.
Professional Sports

Fantasy Baseball Camp Day 2: I’ll Drink to That

After a memorable opening day at Fantasy Baseball Camp with the New York Yankees, Roy Berger shares his thoughts about the second day spent playing baseball with his two sons. … Read More…

Fantasy Baseball Camp: Opening Day & Breaking a 17-Year Hex
Professional Sports

Fantasy Baseball Camp: Opening Day & Breaking a 17-Year Hex

In his seventh year participating in Fantasy Baseball Camps, Roy Berger shares his experience playing with the New York Yankees. Although most fantasy baseball camps take place in the spring,… Read More…

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Adventure Travel & Sports / California / Culinary Travel

Discovering Food & Wine in San Luis Obispo County

Ask most travelers to name the destinations on their California bucket list, and San Francisco, Napa Valley, and Los Angeles will likely rank pretty high. But one destination that should… Read More…

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Professional Sports / Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: Which U.S. Cities Have the Most Sports Fans?

With a full fall sports season approaching, it’s always a fun idea to do a road trip to a sporting event. But which are the best and worst cities in… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Winter / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: 2016 Ski Passes Are On Sale Now

It may still feel like summer out there, but it’s time to start planning for ski season. Here’s how you can get the best deals on 2016 ski passes. The… Read More…

Travel Tip: What Are The Main Causes of Boating Accidents?
Summer / Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: What Are The Main Causes of Boating Accidents?

It’s the high season for boating, which means you need to practice caution when you’re on the water. Last year, the Coast Guard tracked 4,064 boating accidents, 610 of which… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Rent a Boat This Summer
Summer / Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: How You Can Rent a Boat This Summer

The current sharing economy has impacted every area of travel, from people renting out their homes, cars, and now…boats. That’s right, there are several services that let you rent a… Read More…

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Pop Culture Travel / Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: Where You Can Dive With Sharks Around the World

It’s going to a big summer for…sharks? That’s right, not only is Shark Week around the corner, but we’re also celebrating the 40th anniversary of the movie Jaws. This September,… Read More…

Old Train Tracks Become New Hiking & Biking Trails
CBS News / Hiking & Biking / USA

Old Train Tracks Become New Hiking & Biking Trails

Many of America’s railroads began their decline in the 1960s, leaving behind thousands of miles of abandoned and unused tracks. But thanks to the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, started in 1986, these… Read More…