ecological travel

Beachaven Winery, tour, taste and enjoy!

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During my hosted travel to Clarksville, Tennessee, we stopped at the wonderful Beachaven Winery and I had the chance to meet the owner, Louisa Beach Cooke.  We took a tour of the winery and Louisa shared the family history that started this wonderful place!  “My father Judge William O. Beach was the Montgomery County Mayor,” […]

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Christmas in Clarksville!

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  While Christmas celebrations in your own back yard are not to be missed, sometimes to get into the holiday spirit a holiday trip is just what it takes. Recently on a hosted trip to Clarksville, Tennessee my mom, Lori Disque came along and Visit Clarksville’s Michelle Dickerson showed us that they know how to […]

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Roy Acuff and Dunbar Cave

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Right in the midst of Clarksville, Tennessee is a very cool cave with some fascinating history.  I learned about this cave on a recent hosted visit to Clarksville.  Dunbar Cave was used by Roy Acuff ,King of Country Music and American Record  Company recording artist as a stage. This singer that once wanted to play […]

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Fun at the Natural Valley Ranch

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When traveling, part of the fun is where you stay and while on a trip to Hendricks County Indiana, I had a chance along with a group of travel writers to stay at a cabin on the Natural Valley Ranch.  The cabin was spacious and quite lovely. The Cabin was built in 2011 and is made […]

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Plein Air, a painting experience at McCloud Nature Park

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I am a nature girl.  I love trails, trees and well, nature, but a painter I’m not.  However, Rachel Davis from The Purple Palette did her best to bring out the artist in me!  Along with a group of travel writers I had the chance to do a plein air experience, ala indoors. The term “plein […]

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