Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

Nov 02

Sometimes you need a getaway that combines the wild beauty of the wilderness with plenty of indoor comforts. While there are many rustic camping accommodations to be found in state parks, you can also find luxury accommodations for singles, couples, families or larger groups.

For larger get togethers, such as retreats, corporate outings or family reunions, a lodge may be just he perfect setting. Smaller families, couples or individuals looking for a unique retreat will likely enjoy cottages and cabins the most.

Many resorts combine a larger lodge with smaller cabin rentals. A good example is The Lodge at Glendorn in northwestern Pennsylvania. Located near the Allegheny National Forest, Glendorn offers a wonderful to chance to to enjoy beautiful flora and fauna, not to mention excellent trout-fishing. The main lodge, made from redwood, has suites that can work for larger groups, but there are also a dozen cabins in the woodlands surrounding the lodge. (more…)

Sep 03

Just like the rest in the country, I also welcomed the BER months happily! Yes, I’m one of the many Filipinos who starts the holiday season once September kicks in! It had been my practice to putting up the tree come September 1. This time, I’m late already. It’s not that I failed to do it this year but just worried that another typhoon will hit our place causing us floods. But of course, that won’t stop me from doing what I had practiced in the past years. My tree will be up soon!

In the meantime, let me say it again, happy BER months!