10 Best US Beaches for Sea Glass Collecting

If you’ve always loved beachcombing or sea glass beach hunting, you know exactly why these chemically-weathered, multi-colored glass are being collected left and right by people of all walks of life. And if you’ve been looking for genuine sea glass, mermaid’s tears, sea pearls, drift glass, sea gems, or beach glass, you don’t have to … Continue Reading

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 Must-See Lakes in Maine For Your Next Adventure

Maine, especially Southern Maine, is known for its gorgeous beaches, but did you know that there are more than 6,000 lakes in Maine? But Maine actually offers a unique, diverse natural setting. Aside from the beaches, there are dense pine forests, vast wilderness areas, sweeping mountain ranges, sparkling waterways, and glacial rivers, with its world-class … 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

The 12 Best Campgrounds in the US for Families

Camping is one of the best memories people have of their childhoods. It’s not every day we get to spend time close to nature, away from the busy day-to-day tasks of life, and just breathe in the fresh air, spectacular views, and one-of-a-kind experiences camping brings. However, camping definitely isn’t for everybody. Not all parks … 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

15 Best Places To See Fall Colors In The US

The days are shorter, the air has a chill in it, and the birds are flying south. You know what it means: it’s time to go in search of the best places to see fall colors. Autumn is the time when deciduous trees like maples, oaks, and aspens change the color of their leaves from … 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

Top 25 Most Famous Bridges in the US

Golden Gate Bridge

As of 2019, there are 616,087 bridges in America so narrowing down the most famous bridges in the US was a bit of a challenge. While almost half of them need repair, replacement or major rehab, many American bridges are still passable and remain some of the most majestic and breath-taking bridges you’ll ever see … Continue Reading

7 East Coast National Parks that You Can’t Miss

Photo Credit: National Park Service When you think of visiting a US National Park you probably think about heading out west, right? I know I do. But that isn’t your only option. In fact, there are 7 US National Parks on the East Coast. Whether you live on the East Coast and are looking for … Continue Reading