Destinations like Las Vegas, Hawaii, and the Grand Canyon are on the “must-see” bucket list of many travelers. Check out the Pinterest boards Maverick has put together for the best travel tips, fun facts, and destination information. Continue reading “Follow these Pinterest boards for travel tips”
When you find yourself ready to propose, details matter. You’ll want to have everything in order when the big moment comes. One of the first questions to ask yourself is: “Where should I pop the question?” Here are some of the best destinations to choose when deciding where to propose. Continue reading “Best Destinations to Propose”
The word wedding usually conjures up thoughts of white bridal gowns, large church venues, and penguin tuxedos. These elements are steeped in tradition, handed down through generations. But if you’re a little more on the adventurous side a standard church wedding might not suit your style. Destination weddings have seen an increase in popularity over the years. Here are a few ideas to take your wedding from traditional to adventurous.
Whether it’s your first date, or your 50th, going on a date is meant to be a fun and exciting time. The standard dinner, drinks, or movie outings will never go out of style but sometimes the situation calls for something more unique. Changes in your date-night routine will turn-up-the-volume on any relationship, be it old or new. Score extra creative points with that special someone by trying one of these unique date ideas in Las Vegas.
If you find the lights and noise of Las Vegas a bit overwhelming after a couple of days, take an hour to head northeast of Las Vegas and explore the Valley of Fire State Park. With petrified wood, rock outcroppings, and 3,000 year-old petroglyphs, the Valley of Fire can be as interesting as the Vegas Strip. A visitor center offers explanations and interpretive displays of what life was like in the Nevada desert long before the first tourist ever yelled, “Jackpot!”
Just six miles from Lake Mead and 55 miles NE of Las Vegas, the Valley of Fire is Nevada’s oldest and biggest state park. As with any “go to” natural destination, your visit can be more enjoyable by having a fundamental understanding of the location’s history and highlights. Here are a handful of facts you probably didn’t know about the park: