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Day Trips that Make a Splash

Day Trips that Make a Splash
For a desert terrain, Arizona has lot of swimming holes to cool off in.  If you’re looking for a good soak amidst picturesque scenery, there are natural spas made from mountain springs and rivers all over the state.  Ideal for hikers, picnickers and any type of nature enthusiast, some of these spots you can easily drive to, others require a short walk and some rock climbing and a few are a just reward after a long, hard hike. Wet Beaver Creek In the Wet Beaver Wilderness of Coconino National...
August 3rd, 2010 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: featuredarticle, hiking, Outdoors & Recreation, swimming

Summer Swimming in Dublin

Summer Swimming in Dublin
Yes, you read that title correctly, swimming in Dublin. I don’t promise that the water will be warm (in fact, odds are that it will be freezing cold) but once you get over the initial shock of the cold temperatures, you will become part of what has become a year-round tradition in Ireland. That’s right, all year long. Brave men (and some women) will take to the following coves along the Dublin coast for either a brief dunk or good 10 – 15 minute swim. And as a bonus, this activity...
July 25th, 2010 | Jessica Colley | Read More | Comments: 0
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Pick Your NYC Beach

Pick Your NYC Beach
The heat is already here and it’s only a matter of a few weeks before it’s warm enough for ocean swimming.  So if you want something more than spray fountains or City pools, you’re in luck!  NYC actually has beaches within walking distance of the subway. Orchard Beach The main attraction of NYC’s beaches isn’t that they’re remote pristine hideaways, but that they offer a cool and eclectic respite from summer’s blazing concrete and asphalt.  If you can shrug aside drab changing rooms...
June 3rd, 2010 | Steve Mirsky | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: beach, featuredarticle, swimming

Sydney Photo Friday: Coogee Baths

Sydney Photo Friday: Coogee Baths
... mid 30s next week I’d say most of us will be hitting the beach pretty soon! Image source: DuReMi @ Flickr Tags: beach, photo, swimming ...
December 11th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: beach, photo, swimming

Make a Splash at Disney’s Water Parks

... }); } Tags: Blizzard Beach, body surfing, Disney water parks, outdoor fun, Recreation & Sports, slides, surfing, swimming, Typhoon Lagoon, Walt Disney World, water parks, wave pools ...
August 18th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Blizzard Beach, body surfing, Disney water parks, outdoor fun, Recreation & Sports, slides, surfing, swimming, Typhoon Lagoon, Walt Disney World, water parks, wave pools

Best Day Trips from Barcelona 2: Cadaques

... Tags: beautiful beaches, cadaques, cap de Creus, day trips from BCN, hiking, lighthouses in catalunya, Outdoors & Recreation, Spanish beaches, swimming ...
July 29th, 2009 | thebarcelonaguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: beautiful beaches, cadaques, cap de Creus, day trips from BCN, hiking, lighthouses in catalunya, Outdoors & Recreation, Spanish beaches, swimming

Island Hotel Has Completed Renovation

... 544-4620 Tags: beach, fitness, Food & Beverage, golf, Hotels & Places to Stay, News, outdoor dining, resort, Restaurants & Bars, spa, swimming ...
June 3rd, 2009 | M. L. Johnson | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: beach, fitness, Food & Beverage, golf, Hotels & Places to Stay, News, outdoor dining, resort, Restaurants & Bars, spa, swimming

Las Vegas Community Pools Kick Off Summer

... to their Summer Kick-Off Fiesta Day And School’s Out Splash Party on Saturday, May 23, 2009 the pool’s opening day of the season.  Enjoy open swimming, the water slide, Latin music, food and beverages. City of Las Vegas staff will share information regarding swim lessons, aquatics teams, summer passes and pool rentals. Food and beverages are additional. Saturday, May 23 noon to 5 p.m. Carlos L. Martinez and Darrio J. Hall Family Pool Freedom Park(map it) 889 N. Pecos Road entry fee $3/person Youth...
May 16th, 2009 | Lynn Goya | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: community events, Family Friendly, Las Vegas, pools, senior, splash park, Summer Fun, swimming

Sydney Photo Friday: Bondi Icebergs

... I can’t imagine having the guts to try it, can you? Image source: Suburbanbloke @ Flickr Tags: Bondi Icebergs, Photos, swimming, winter ...
May 8th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Bondi Icebergs, Photos, swimming, winter

Water Fun in Wintertime

... with diving boards, basketball nets, inner tubes, inflatable toys and lots more. Tel: 604-822-4521 Tags: Outdoors & Recreation, sports, swimming, wave pools, winter ...
February 24th, 2009 | thevancouverguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Outdoors & Recreation, sports, swimming, wave pools, winter

Let’s Go to the Beach…well, sort of!

... is a “beach” anywhere close by, but that doesn’t mean we’re facing a lost cause! Munich is filled with fantastic public swimming pools all around the city, just look one up on the internet and you’ll be on your way to some poolside lounging and catching those rays. Yet, I have to say, it all sounds a bit boring ála neighborhood public pool, don’t you? So, let’s do it the way the Müncheners do. Block out part of your afternoon and head over to the Isar...
August 5th, 2008 | themunichguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Attractions, bavaria, englischer garten, english garden, Family Friendly, isar river, outdoors, Outdoors & Recreation, swimming