Category Archives: USA

Local Flavor: 5 Fun San Diego Activities that the Locals Love

San Diego #4

Have you ever taken a vacation and felt that your stops were too “touristy”? You did a quick internet search, picked up a pamphlet, or used a guide book to lead you to all the popular spots in the city.

City Slicker – 5 Incredible Big Cities You Need to Visit Before You Die

city slicker

Some view big cities as urban paradises while others view them as claustrophobic little cages. Regardless of what you think about big cities, they are some of the best places to visit because of the history and sights. There are

A Summer by the Lake: 5 Family-Friendly Lakes in the U.S. that Make the Perfect Vacation Spot

family lakes - Lake Champlain

Lakeside vacations combine the best elements of summer – swimming, fishing, boating, and lazy evenings around a campfire. There are thousands of lakes in the Unites States, many of them great retreats for locals or tourists. A few lakes stand

Five Killer Kayak Adventures

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Kayaking enables you to experience the world’s natural beauties up close that other tourists only see from afar. Paddling along a waterway surrounded by awesome scenery is an unforgettable adventure. And you can experience that adventure in some of the

Five Great Ways To Enjoy Visiting The Rockies

Five Great Ways To Enjoy Visiting The Rockies

The Rocky Mountains are a diverse stretch of high mountain peaks in western North America. They stretch from British Columbia in the north to New Mexico in the south. Much of the land in the Rockies is protected by federal

America’s National Park System: 10 Money Saving Tips For Visitors

America’s national park system is where family fun meets natural wonder and history.  So it’s no surprise that national parks and monuments are top family vacation destinations.  Here are ten tips to enjoy the parks – and still stay within

The Best Spots For An Alpine Retreat

The Best Spots For An Alpine Retreat

Have you always secretly fancied a trip to the Alps, but dismissed the idea because you’re not into skiing or snow sports? Have you ever wished that you could witness a spectacular sunset without having to hike up the side

My Coachella Camping Experience

coachella camping experience

As we entered the main gates I made a mental note to scratch the Coachella camping experience off my bucket list. I ducked my head out the window and breathed in the warm valley air, surrounded by a sea of

The Best Food in the United States’ Biggest Coastal Cities

Fresh Maine Lobster

There are plenty of reasons for travelling in the US. Maybe you’re on the road for business, or you’re a road trip enthusiast looking for the best sights and experiences, with no particular destination in mind. No matter why you

Maui Vacation Rentals By Owner vs Hotels – Real Life Experience! Learn from our mistake and don’t repeat it

Nellie's On Maui Vacation Rentals

My name is Jessy Gordon and today I want to share with you a real story that happened to me and my family during our vacations in the beautiful land of Hawaii. Three years ago my husband and I decided