KATMAI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE, Alaska (AP) - Kim Spanjol has seen gorillas in Congo and orangutans in Borneo. But for a honeymoon with her husband Jim O'Brien, she planned a trip to Katmai National Park and Preserve in remote Alaska, where they started seeing brown bears the minute their floatplane landed on the beach.
Sometimes you visit a place because of the scenery, sometimes the history – but the Monterey area is one California destination that wraps it all in one package. Visit Monterey and you'll see those 17th Century explorers really were onto something.
July 10, 2013|
By CARY ORDWAY
|On The Road
With a brand new truck decorating your driveway, you've probably got plenty of ideas of how you're going to use it for towing a boat, transporting large and heavy loads and conquering rugged terrain. Or maybe you just want to feel powerful while driving it down the road.
With more than 300 million vehicles on the road today, motor oil is the lifeblood of any engine and can help protect and prolong its life, whether you're driving a compact car, pickup truck or SUV. However, not just any motor oil will ensure the healthy life of an engine and, unfortunately, discounted deals for an oil change may not be such a deal after all.