With summer fast approaching and the Memorial holiday right around the corner, many of you will be hitting the lakes. Did you know you don't have to travel to some tropical beach far away to enjoy some white sand and clear blue water?
The Farmers Almanac predicts this summer is going to be extremely hot. With warmer weather already here, now is the time to start thinking about your favorite swimming hole. Arkansas has a lot of neat places where you can cool off during the hot summer months.
This is a scary fact. Almost half of us are terrible swimmers or cannot swim at all! I almost drowned when I was a very small child. My mom had to jump in the pool to save me! It wasn't long after that when I started swimming lessons.
There are five basic requirements to pass the swimming test. Read on to see if you actually know how to swim.
Along Africa's great Zambezi River, right on the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia, there is a waterfall called Victoria Falls. And at certain times of year, when the water level is just right, you can go swimming right at the very edge—looking down 100 meters into the gorge below.