Archive for July, 2017

Horseback Riding Options That Won’t Break the Bank

Written by Gate One Travel. Posted in Camping, Horseback riding, Ocala restaurants

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Does your little one have equine obsession? If so, they aren’t alone. In fact, 37% of families say that horseback riding makes them happy while on vacation; that means horseback riding is brings joy to more families than any of the other things to do in the United States.

But if you fall on the lower end of the income spectrum, it can be difficult, if not downright impossible, to afford a trip to the horse farms. This guide is designed to provide you with ways to help ease the financial burden.

  1. Horse Leasing
    While this still requires more money than some of the other options, leasing a horse is a great way for some to spend time riding. This has the added value of being able to

Key Aspects To Consider Before Reserving Your Smoky Mountain Vacation Rental: Part 1

Written by Gate One Travel. Posted in Cabin for rent, Cabins

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The Great Smoky Mountains National Park boasted the highest visitation numbers of all 59 national parks in 2016 at 11.3 million people, and if you’re planning on visiting any time soon, one of the most important parts of planning is exploring and choosing between the multitude of Smoky Mountain vacation rentals. Here are just a few things to keep in mind while you’re looking for lodges in the Smokies.

Amenities:
Choosing a vacation lodge that offers the right amenities is just one critical aspect of making the most of your trip. Whether you’re going on a romantic getaway or a trip the whole family can enjoy, you’ll want to make sure your lodge rental has everything you need to feel as comfortable as possible. Many areas in the Smoky Mountains offer primitive camping, which means you won’t have access to water or electricity. But most travelers prefer more equipped and luxurious lodge rentals that include water, power, and more. Think about your goals for the trip, as well as your budget, before deciding exactly what type of lodge is most appropriate for your stay.

Distance To Activities:
If you’re planning a trip to Gatlinburg, chances are, you want to see some of the best sights of the city — or wilderness. You’ll have to carefully consider whether you want to prioritize the outdoor aspects of Smoky Mountain Park or explore the city of Gatlinburg itself. There are 800 miles of hiking trails in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, ranging from a half mile to 70 miles in length, and it’s not uncommon for hiking trips to last hours or more at a time. At the same time, the city has some astounding attractions: The fish in Ripley’s Aquarium outnumber the residents of Gatlinburg, 10,000 sea creatures compared to about 4,000 permanent residents. Try to plan an activities that everyone can enjoy.

Ultimately, these are just a few important parts of figuring out your Smoky Mountain vacation rental plans. Keep an eye out for the next post, where we’ll discuss some more ways to determine your best lodging option.

The Benefits of Flying Private for Business Purposes

Written by Gate One Travel. Posted in Chartered flight, Types of private planes, Ultimate private jet

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The life of an executive is a busy one, to say the least. Your time is very valuable. The last thing you want to do is waste this time through commercial flights. There are many drawbacks associated with public flights for business purposes. A business professional needs to arrive at a destination ready to work. You likely know that a commercial aircraft is a difficult place to handle your business affairs. However, you might be unaware of just how costly commercial flights are. You don’t want to waste any of your valuable time and money on a bad business meeting. In this post, you will learn the benefits of a private jet charter.

  1. Less Wasted Time Checking In

    One of the burdens that come with commercial flights is long check in times. You don’t want to find yourself

Take Your Family to a Camping Resort to Inspire a Love of Nature

Written by Gate One Travel. Posted in Campgrounds in ny, Camping new york, Kid friendly vacation

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Are you thinking about different types of kid friendly vacations? Since you want to find just the right place that everyone will enjoy, family camping resorts can provide memorable kid friendly vacations. Given all of the amenities and activities at these types of campgrounds, you’ll likely return with your family year after year.

The Family Camping Tradition

Did you go camping as a child? Chances are that you want to share this treasured experience with your own children. A recent camping survey showed that 57% of its participants enjoyed regular outdoor activities when they were children. What’s more, it’s not un