There is nothing like traveling to the opposing teamâ€™s stadium to cheer for your favorite team. Here are some tips to help make your road trip a memorable experience.
Although many drivers have a GPS system, nothing beats an old-fashioned map. You can use the map to double check your location during the drive. In the event that your GPS system malfunctions, the map will be a great alternative resource.
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In the United States, football and baseball stadiums are the best venues for the traveling sports fans. Most of the home grounds of NFL and MLB teams are large outdoor stadiums that have huge parking lots to accommodate tens of thousands of vehicles. The majority of professional football and baseball stadiums are located in suburban locations well outside of the busy crowded streets of large cities. There are plenty of gas stations and rest stops along the way to such stadiums that are located on the outskirts of cities with traffic congested streets.You can Read the rest of this entry »
There is nothing like seeing a game in person and we have spoken quite highly of the traveling sports fan’s life. However, it’s not the only way to see the sports you love and sometimes it’s nice to enjoy a home game from the home – in your man cave.
Man caves come in many different forms and it all largely depends on the main occupant which, in this case, is you. So what do you put in your man cave to make the most of a sporting event?
Most people hit up services like www.satellitetv-hq.com in order to net themselves a hefty amount of sports channels so that’s a given. What else?
Furniture is always a great start but don’t spring for any of that gimmicky, football-shaped nonsense. You need to be comfortable or else you won’t enjoy the game. Another thing you might consider putting in is a refrigerator and cupboard for drinks and snacks.
And, sure, while traveling and enjoying sports abroad can be really exciting, it can also be very taxing both financially and physically. Sometimes it’s good to take a break from it all and enjoy the game from a “skybox” setting of your own – your personal man cave.
There is something about traveling sports fans that separates them from other sports fans. While many of us like to enjoy watching sports on TV, or even going to our home team’s stadium, most of us do not engage in traveling for away games. While we have our reasons, such as expenses, time off work, or the fact that some have families, it means a different experience to those who travel.
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There are some fantastic soccer stadiums throughout Europe. If you are looking to see a sports game there, then you are in luck as there are many inviting stadiums. Some of the best stadiums are located in England. The City of Manchester Stadium, Old Trafford, the Emirates Stadium, and Wembley are the four largest stadiums in the country. Old Trafford is often known as the Theatre of Dreams and is probably the best stadium in England. It is home to Manchester United and the atmosphere during Read the rest of this entry »
While there are plenty of great stadiums throughout eastern Europe, many of these stadiums can be quite intimidating to visit. Turkey is known for having some of the most volatile stadiums in the world. Clubs such as Galatasaray and Fenerbache have regularly had crowd troubles with both home fans and away fans. While Turkey is a wonderful country to visit, their football can get a little bit intense. In addition to crowd troubles, the atmosphere home fans create can make it a very terrifying Read the rest of this entry »
Traveling sports fans need to remember a few things so that they are always safe in their travels. This will ensure a fun and safe experience:
1. DO NOT lose your tickets. Keep them in a safe place so that you always know where they are. If you lose your ticket, chances are you will not be let into the game and your trip will have been a waste.
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There are a few things that all traveling sports fans need to remember:
1. Always have a map of where you are going. This will enable you to not get lost if something goes wrong on your trip. If you miss a train or bus, or find yourself stuck somewhere unknown, a map will help you get out of a sticky situation.
2. Do not antagonize the locals. If you are supporting the away team and are going somewhere for a game, then it is best to not engage in arguments with home fans. While it may Read the rest of this entry »