Destinations

A woman watches sunrise at St. George Island, FL.

We Visited America’s Best Beach. Did It Live…

St. George Island was named America's #1 beach for 2023-2024. We recently visited to find out what all the fuss is about. Did it live up to the hype?
A gondolier guides a gondola along Downtown Napa on the Napa River

Napa Gondola: The Next Best Thing to Venice

You do not have to travel all the way to Italy to experience the magic of a gondola ride. Downtown Napa delivers a unique experience, combining the romance of Venice and the charm of Napa Valley. Cruise on the Napa River...
View from Napa Valley Wine Train

Downtown Napa Has It All! What Are You…

Don't make the mistake of skipping Downtown Napa when you visit Napa Valley. It offers many unexpected charms that you don't want to miss!
Joshua trees and snow-capped mountains

5 National Parks Set Attendance Records in 2023,…

Five national parks set attendance records last year. The reasons go beyond our post-pandemic desire for travel. Why did these parks see so many...
Heceta Head Lighthouse on the Oregon Coast

Fabulous Oregon Lighthouses to Visit on Your West…

The Oregon Coast is blessed with many wonders for you to see. Do not overlook the unsung heroes - the fabulous Oregon lighthouses! We outline where to find the beacons and why you should...
Salt Lake at dusk

We Ate at the Best Restaurants in Salt…

Beyond stunning mountain views and outdoor recreation, Salt Lake City has a wonderful culinary scene. We cover the top spots from breakfast to dinner.
Moving in for a closer view of Great Salt Lake

10 Fun Things To Do in Salt Lake…

Not a downhill skier? That's okay. Salt Lake City has many fun things to do from...
Animal Kingdom's Tree of Life and EPCOT's Spaceship Earth

Animal Kingdom vs EPCOT: Which is Best for…

Planning a Disney World vacation is challenging. How do you choose between Animal Kingdom and EPCOT? Here is what you need to...
lake and mountain views in North Cascades National Park

Enjoy Natural Wonders Without the Crowds! Here Are…

Do you love nature's solitude? We cover the least visited national parks in the Lower 48, along with bonus tips on when to visit for even more solitude!
photography of seashore during sunset

11 of the Best Spring Break Destinations for…

Spring break is not just for college students. It is a time for families to make memories. Where should you go? We have 11 spring break ideas for you.
Waterfalls on the East Coast - Dry Falls

Stunning Waterfalls on the East Coast Worth the…

Do you enjoy chasing waterfalls? You have to see these stunning waterfalls on the East Coast!
New River Gorge Bridge, WV

New Park Delivers One of the World’s Top…

America's newest national park offers one of the world's top travel experiences. What is the adventure and where is the park?
national seashores - Point Reyes National Seashore

America’s National Seashores: 10 Coastal Treasures to Discover

Looking for a new vacation idea? America's national seashores offer stunning coastal landscapes where you can relax or experience unique adventures.
grand prismatic spring, thermal, spring

America’s First National Park Turns 152 This March

Five national parks have a birthday in March, including America’s first national park. Which parks are we celebrating this month and why should you visit?
US Capitol Building and cherry blossoms

Should You See the DC Cherry Blossoms?

You have dreamed about seeing the beautiful DC cherry blossoms. Is the trip worth it? Find out what the experience is really like.
Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Carlsbad Caverns National Park: What You Need to…

Carlsbad Caverns National Park feels like a trip to another planet. Here is what you need to know about one of America's most unique parks.
Cherry Blossoms at Washington DC

15 Amazing Flower Festivals To Celebrate Spring

Tired of winter? Whether you prefer to smell the roses or tiptoe through the tulips, we have a flower festival for you to celebrate spring.
Miles with McConkey at Congaree National Park

The Big Question: Is Congaree National Park Worth…

Congaree National Park is one of America's least-visited parks. Should you visit? Find out if the park is right for you.
Crater Lake National Park

How Deep Is Your Love? The Deepest Lakes…

Have you ever gazed into a lake and wondered how deep it is? Check out the 10 deepest lakes in the US!
things to do in Bellingham - scenic Chuckanut Drive

Epic Guide for the Best Things To Do…

Looking for an unforgettable vacation in the Pacific Northwest? Check out our epic guide to Bellingham!
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