5 Best Cross-Country Road Trip Routes in the US

The open road, blue skies, fresh air: a cross-country road trip may just be what you need to go somewhere new, spend some time by yourself or with your loved ones, and gain some perspective. The great American road trip became popular in the 1950s, when there was a rapid increase in the number of … Continue Reading

10 Beautiful Lakes in Idaho to Check Out

The lakes in Idaho are some of the most serene, most photogenic, and most happening places in the West. And like other Mountain states, you are guaranteed to get as much oneness with nature as you could possible imagine once you reach any of the lakes in Idaho. Visiting Idaho lakes is also budget-friendly (many … Continue Reading

Complete List of National Parks in America by State

This list of national parks in the US is THE ultimate guide, especially if you’re trying to decide which destination to visit next. How many national parks are there in the US? What makes each of the national parks stand out? What attractions can you find in a particular park? Are there accommodations inside the … Continue Reading

Best Winter Vacations to Take in 2020

This big list of only the best winter vacations with snow is perfect for anyone who wants to embrace everything winter has to offer. Have you been deprived of powdery white snow for years and want to travel up north to experience a proper winter snow vacation? Are you looking for the best spot for … Continue Reading

6 Best Places To See Northern Lights In The US

The northern lights are one of the most spectacular shows that Mother Nature has to offer, and seeing this phenomenon live is an item on many a bucket list so I rounded up the best places to see northern lights. Aurora borealis, another term for northern lights, is a rare and beautiful event caused by … Continue Reading

16 Best Weekend Getaways in the US

If you’re looking for the best weekend getaways that you can accomplish within 2 to 3 days, it can be tricky to give you a recommendation just based on the number of days you’re free to have this trip. Our country is massive. Those living on the East Coast just couldn’t take a kitschy road … Continue Reading

7 Best Waterfalls in the US (That You Haven’t Heard Of)

Few things are as exhilarating and picturesque as seeing a towering cascade of water crashing down before you. I’ve had the privilege of being able to visit quite a few of the best waterfalls in the US over the course of my life. Everyone already knows that Niagara and Yosemite falls are some of the … Continue Reading

How to Visit All 8 Mountain States via National Parks

Photo Credit: Jacob W. Frank / National Park Service National Parks are a great way to see all 8 of the Mountain West States (Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico).  This group of states is both vast and diverse and it includes mountains, plains, and deserts.  In fact, all major deserts … Continue Reading