Firefighter Challenge coming to North Little Rock September 8 – September 10

NORTH LITTLE ROCK (Tuesday, August 2, 2022) – Firefighters from around the country will converge in North Little Rock Thursday, September 8, 2022 – Saturday, September 10, 2022, to compete in the globally-recognized Firefighter Challenge that will be held at the Dickey-Stephens Park parking lot at 400 West Broadway Street. The public, along with aspiring firefighters, are…

56th Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Junior Olympic Games in Greensboro, NC

Greensboro, North Carolina- More than 19,000 participants will be in Greensboro, NorthCarolina this week for the 56th AAU Junior Olympic Games, the largest multi-sport event foryouth in the United States. The Games are held at multiple facilities around the area including: NC A&T Track in TruistStadium, the Greensboro Coliseum Complex, Greensboro Aquatic Center and Kentner…

Quito: the start to an Ecuadorean adventure

Situated in an Andean valley some 9,350 feet above sea level, at the foot of the Pichincha volcano, Quito is the primary departure point for Ecuador’s main tourist destinations. Due to its strategic location and well-developed tourism and business infrastructure, the Ecuadoran capital is an ideal place both to start a vacation and to hold…

Quito, World Capital of Birdwatching

Home to avian species of all colors and sizes, Quito is one of the most diverse cities on the planet when it comes to birds. The variety of its urban ecosystem allows you to appreciate everything from soaring condors to tiny colorful hummingbirds. Birdwatching has been a popular visitor pastime in Quito for more than…