Tag Archives: trails

Track Your Adventure Number One: Swan Lake Iris Gardens

Wow…only one month after its initial launch, the Sumter CVB’s “Passport to Adventure” has already entered its second printing. We certainly hoped it would be successful, but this may have been beyond what anyone dreamed! Now, summer’s here, and the … Continue reading

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Get Your Passport to Adventure!

Looking for things to do in Sumter just got a lot easier! The Sumter Convention & Visitors Bureau has worked in collaboration with 22 area attractions to produce a new initiative, “Track Your Adventure,” a campaign that has already begun … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Rise and Shine!

“I stuck my head out the window this morning and spring kissed me bang in the face.” ~Langston Hughes La Primavera! After one of the longest, strangest winters most of us can remember, it appears that spring is finally here. … Continue reading

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Not-So-Trivial Pursuits

Ah, July.  This is the month when we can usually count on plenty of pool-worthy days (although not in 2013, unfortunately, with all this rain we’ve had!), family reunions and gatherings, and the start of preparations for the new school … Continue reading

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“I Leave You Hope…”

It may be just about the most beloved “Last Will and Testament” in American history: “I leave you love. I leave you hope. I leave you the challenge of developing confidence in one another. I leave you a thirst for … Continue reading

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Julia Lester Dillon: A Woman of Achievement

Cool days, long walks, and local history:  these are a few of my favorite things.  When I was contacted recently regarding photos of Memorial Park (one of my favorite places to stroll) by an Augusta-based publication for an article dedicated … Continue reading

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Hiking the High Hills

Most people have their fall sport—from hunting to football, we love either to participate ourselves, or to party down while rooting for the team (and quite a few have been known to do both).  But one of my favorite things … Continue reading

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