To celebrate National Parks Week this year, I’ve decided to write about America’s newest National Park – New River Gorge in West Virginia. I drive through this park on my way to visiting my kids in Virginia. It’s a gorgeous
I love finding hidden gems and telling my readers about them. I believe that every state in our country has something unique and special worth visiting that most people don’t know about. One such gem is the quiet little village
I’ve found that most kids of all ages (my teenage son being the exception) enjoy animal attractions, so it’s quite likely that we’ll have at least one zoo or other animal-focused outing on our trips. While planning our West Virginia trip,
If you’re looking for a mountain getaway that won’t empty your wallet, then you need to know about Holly River State Park in West Virginia. Situated in Webster County in the Appalachian Mountains, Holly River has an ideal combination of
The name Big Rock Travel was inspired by the classic time management parable about fitting rocks, gravel, and sand into a jar. The lesson learned is that you have to put the big rocks in first, and then the gravel and sand fill in around the big rocks.