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Thursday, 08 February 2018 20:22

When it’s Cold, Freezing and Rainy, Travel Sounds So Good!

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Have you ever felt the need to run away to a nice, warm climate just to get away from winter weather? It certainly doesn’t help when HGTV airs episodes of people buying beach front properties. The ocean tides, soft breezes and inviting sand are enough to make you pack your bathing suit and head to the islands!


If you could go to a hot spot, would you stay in the states or travel to a popular island? Some travelers can find joy right in the United States’ coastal regions. Others want to feel like they’ve really escaped by flying to Costa Rica or Belize. There are different atmospheres wherever you decide to go. Sometimes it’s best to find a travel agent to lend advice. People have different tastes and the agent can assist with the most desirable location!


Booking an all-inclusive vacation is one of the sweetest ways to go. No worries of carrying cash everywhere you go. The meals are prepared for you and all you need to leave is a tip. How nice is that? You can sample many delicacies at some restaurants that are located in all-inclusive resorts. You can try local cuisine that is popular to the natives or they have options that are simple and even kid-friendly.


If it’s a crowd you enjoy or isolation, there are many options from private locations to public shopping. Always have a plan in mind before leaving home. If you have medications you must take on a daily basis, be sure to plan for extra in case your flight is held over or for any reason you have to stay extra nights. Some excursions out of the area you are staying could wind up being a flight cancelation, so keep these things in mind, so your vacation is as enjoyable as you dreamed!


Don’t forget the extra empty bags you need to bring so you can bring home all the fun purchases you made! Take photos, and video, so you can enjoy your trip anytime you like. You don’t have to endure winter if you plan right and get away during the cold months. Being warm on an island paradise is so cool! 

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Wess McCullough

I am an ISA certified arborist, ISA Board member and a member of the finance and certification committees, with 25 years experience in the tree care industry.

I have the privilege to own and operate the finest tree care firm in central Ohio. I enjoy helping commercial and municipal clients accomplish their goals and objectives.

I have a beautiful wife and 4 children who are the light of my life. I am a proud Veteran, serving 9 years with the United States Marine Corps. I am a graduate of The Ohio State University and enjoy watching OSU football. I am an active member of the North Terrace Church of Christ.

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