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We are Scott and Cecilia of the family travel blog Lovicarious. We are a family on a mission for Adventure.
Our pursuit of new experiences has introduced us to amazing people, incredible foods, unique accommodations around the world, and some of the most thrilling experiences we could have ever dreamed of. It is our hope that our stories inspire you to approach the world with a lens of curiosity and enthusiasm, ultimately inspiring you to discover your own great adventures.
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Where to Find the Best Fall Foliage in Virginia
Experiencing Fall in Virginia is an absolute must for anyone seeking the quintessential East Coast autumnal experience.
You can enjoy the changing colors from almost anywhere in the state, however here are the absolute best places for seeing the fall foliage in Virginia.
Best Instant Tents For Stress-Free Camping
Over the past 10 years, we have owned half a dozen tents from an ultra-lightweight tent to a 10-person luxury tent. Both were great for their own reasons, but now that we have 2 kids and a dog, we once again need a new style of tent, one that is quick and easy to set up. Queue the instant tent.
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Road Trip With A Baby: The Essential Guide Including Tips And Packing List
The thought of traveling with a newborn can sound intimidating, especially when it involves spending long hours inside a small enclosed vehicle. How do I calm my baby during a road trip? What should I pack? From travel tips to packing essentials, this guide covers everything you need to know on how to road trip with a baby from newborn to 24 months.
How To Glamp: 7 Essentials For Making Your Tent More Luxurious
Glamping is a way to enjoy the outdoors without sacrificing the creature comforts that many of us crave. These might include electricity, a comfortable bed, scrumptious food, and an overall cozy atmosphere. Here we will teach you how to glamp, providing you with 7 essentials for transforming your campsite into a more luxurious “glampsite”.
Best Hiking Carriers for Babies and Toddlers
Each model of carrier is built with a specific hiking style in mind, therefore they can vary greatly in comfort, quality, features, and price. So which hiking carrier is best for you? You’ve come to the right place. This guide is a great starting point to finding the perfect hiking carrier just for you and your baby.
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The city of Richmond has no shortage of things to do. A “mish-mash” of new-world mixed with old-world makes for an exciting destination where you can find an array of activities from the historical and educational to the artistic and artisanal.
Apulia (Puglia), the southeastern region of Italy, has been gaining popularity in recent years for its unique destinations like Alberobello. This guide highlights everything you need to know to plan your visit including the history of Alberobello Italy and its trulli homes, things to do in the region, and where to stay.
The northern portion of Busuanga is relatively unfamiliar to the world of tourism, in other words, it is an untouched paradise ready for hiking, kayaking, swimming, and otherwise exploring. Here are the best things to do on Busuanga Island and Coron.
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Geocaching is a real-life treasure hunt that combines modern GPS technology with a timeless thirst for adventure. Through a combination of GPS tracking, intense visual searching, and occasional puzzle-solving, geocachers are led to the secret location of a weatherproof container aka the treasure!
Who says rain has to wash out your perfect plans for a romantic date. Get creative and make an adventure out of it. Here we will share some of our tried and true indoor rainy day dates, some of which I can guarantee you haven’t seen yet in your google search!
A microadventure is an experience that’s small, short, and accessible. It doesn’t require extensive planning or a huge block of time; or a lot of special gear or expensive equipment. It’s a way to try something new, to experience human connection, or to push the limits of your comfort zone.
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Adventuring Around DC
We have lived in Alexandria for the past 5 years, so you can bet that we have explored every last inch of this town. If we haven’t experienced, tasted or tried it, then we at least know about it. Here are our top recommendations for things to do in Alexandria, Virginia.
Once an industrial hub for shipbuilding and steel mills, Baltimore Inner Harbor or “Charm City” is one of the state’s most popular destinations for museums, maritime history, and of course Maryland crab. Here’s the best way to experience the Baltimore Inner Harbor including what to do, what to eat, and where to stay.
Whether you are a native Washingtonian looking for an adventurous weekend getaway or a visitor searching for an off-the-beaten-path experience, this list is for you. We’ve rounded up some of the most unique Airbnbs near Washington DC for your next weekend adventure.