Category: Historic Places & Landmarks

Victoria’s Amazing Butchart Gardens

Butchart Gardens, 30 miles north of Victoria, British Columbia, is known for having one of the world’s premier floral garden displays. In 2004, the gardens earned the designation of “National Historic Site of Canada,” and they annually attract more than one million visitors. The 55-acre sanctuary was conceived in 1904 by Jennie Butchart to transform a defunct limestone

South Dakota’s Petrified Forest Preserves the Past

At South Dakota’s Petrified Forest of the Black Hills, a museum open since 1929 near Rapid City, the earth has preserved a cypress swamp 120 million years old. This was the time of dinosaurs—when the Black Hills didn’t exist and the entire area was a flat, tropical swamp (similar to the cypress swamps found now

Retreat. Relax. Always a Great Time To Be Had in Kerrville!

Kerrville, Texas a must see, must stay destination for RVers.  This Texas-friendly community is known for its mild climate, exceptional performing and fine arts programs, nestled in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. There are RV parks with year-round events and activities designed with the RVer in mind. Enjoy year-round campground facilities for those RVers