Altus FamCamp – Please Rate Military Camping

Have you visited Altus FamCamp at Altus Air Force Base in Oklahoma? If so, please take a few minutes to share your impressions by using our rating feature. Rating these facilities lets other travelers know what to expect at that location. And, it also gives valuable customer feedback to the facilities themselves. Just click on the […]

Here’s What You Should Know About Healthcare In Mexico For Expat Retirees

One of the biggest benefits for retirees who move to Mexico is the country’s healthcare system. While it can be more affordable for expat retirees than American healthcare, the Mexican healthcare system can also be somewhat confusing. Here are some things you should know before you make the move to Mexico as an American expatriate […]

Colorado Springs, Colorado – Featured Military Retirement Location

This week’s Featured Military Retirement Location is Colorado Springs, Colorado! This location earned its place on our  2021 Smart Military Retirement Location Guide™ due to its excellent access to quality medical care and proximity to a variety of military installations. Colorado Springs is located east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The amount […]

State and National Parks in Florida Everyone Should Visit

Florida is full of unique scenery and wildlife. Outdoorsy-types will feel right at home in Florida between the area’s lovely beaches, plentiful hikes, and ample opportunity for water-based recreation. One of the best ways to see all the state has to offer is by taking advantage of the region’s plentiful State and National Parks. Read […]

Travel Can Be Good for Your Health, According to Experts

Here’s another reason to love travel: it can be great for your health! Researchers and doctors have found that travel can have a positive impact on your health due to stress reduction and changes in your day-to-day environment. Read on to learn the health benefits that come with seeing the world! Travel + Leisure ~ […]

IHG Army Hotels Wainwright Hall

Have you stayed at IHG Army Hotels Wainwright Hall at Fort Lesley J. McNair ( Myer-Henderson Hall Joint Base) in Washington, D.C.? If so, please take a few minutes to share your experience by using our rating feature. Rating these facilities not only lets other travelers know what to expect at that location, but also gives […]

Devil Dog Inn – Featured Military Lodging

This week’s Featured Military Lodging facility is the Devil Dog Inn at Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station in North Carolina! This facility accepts reservations from active duty service members, National Guard service members, reservists, retirees and their dependents. Also welcome are widow/ers, Department of Defense employed civilians and retirees and their dependents, 100% DAVs, […]

Outdoor Gear Companies That Support Veterans

When you spend money at companies who work to support veterans, your money is being funneled back into the veteran community. The following companies focus on outdoor gear to make your next camping trip, hike, or bike ride more comfortable and they give back to veteran communities. What’s not to love? Outside Online ~ ” Liberty Bottleworks This […]

Benefits Explained – Active Duty Military Service Member Benefits

Editor’s Note: Hi, Military Living® readers! In this new series, we are going to explain the benefits available to different eligibility groups. If you have any questions, comments, concerns or corrections for us, please submit them via our Contact Us form found at this link. Thank you! The following table shows the benefit eligibility status […]

Murphy’s Meadow Campground – Featured Military Camping

This week’s Featured Military Camping facility is the Murphy’s Meadow Campground at McAlester Army Ammunition Plant in Oklahoma! This facility accepts reservations from active duty service members, National Guard service members, reservists, retirees, and Department of Defense employed civilians. This facility features seventeen cement back-in camper and trailer spaces with E(110V/30/50A)/S/W hookups. Thirty-four additional overflow […]