Hurricane season is cause for every traveler to be being ready in case of a storm. If Hurricane Matthew taught us anything last year, it’s that the forces of nature have their own plans. When you plan a Vacation Quest trip during hurricane season, here’s what you need to know.
First and foremost, sharks don’t typically attack. But it can happen, as evidenced by the recent reports about two surfers injured near New Smyrna Beach, Florida. The best way to prepare yourself for a possible shark encounter is to know how to avoid an attack. Follow these tips and enjoy the beach worry-free during your […]
Whenever you decide to travel overseas, vaccinations can be just as important as your passport. Some destinations require vaccinations for travelers and other places have specific diseases from which you’ll want to protect yourself. If you’re embarking on some international travel in the future, make sure your body is ready with these tips.
With powerful rip currents making their presence felt during Independence Day weekend and pulling dozens of swimmers into danger, your friends at Vacation Quest want to remind you to take your swimming safety seriously.
With the recent and tragic story of Geraldine Largay, the hiker whose remains were recently found more than two years after she got lost on the Appalachian Trail, it’s important to remember that hiking requires research and preparation.
Ah, Smokey Bear. Always looking out for our best interests. Arid mountain temperatures grant fires the ability to blaze out of control in no time, and they can be a scary sight once that happens. Though it’s all a part of the natural rebuilding process, forest fires become an imminent threat to humans and wildlife […]