American Vacation

By Jim Potts | Travel Destination and Itinerary Ideas in North America

Colorado is home to 4 of the 15 best small vacation towns in the country

If you think Colorado’s mountain towns make ideal weekend getaways, you’re in good company.Four Colorado mountain towns made U.S. News & World …

Skiing

How to get to cut-off Big Sur: Trail opens to public on July 1

For the first time since fierce winter storms destroyed a bridge, southern Big Sur is again opening to the public.<p>On Saturday, a steep half-mile …

Road Trips

3 of the Best Canoe Routes in British Columbia

<b>Bowron Lakes Canoe Circuit – 105.6 km paddling, 10.8 km portaging</b><p>A perfect parallelogram of rivers, lakes and portages surrounded by dark temperate …

Adventure Travel

The 25 Most Photogenic (And Breathtaking) Spots In America

Prepare the camera.<p>From the sky-blue alleyways of Morocco to the hot-air balloons over Cappadocia, our bucket list is <i>beyond</i> full. But you don’t need a passport to see some of the most beautiful spots in the world. Prepare thy camera: These are the 25 most awe-inspiring places right here in the</b> …

National Parks

4 Places You Need to Visit in Atlantic Canada by @TheDimeTraveler

<b>Authored by The Dime Travelers</b><p>When most people think of visiting Canada, they rarely think of the east coast unless they know someone from that …

Canada

10 leisurely options for outdoor fun in Canada

No exertion required<p>From the east coast, through Quebec and Ontario, out to the Canadian Rockies and British Columbia on the west coast, there's …

Canada

Outdoor guide to Hawaii: The best state parks

THE HAWAIIAN ARCHIPELAGO, made up of eight main islands, has around 30,000 acres of state parks on five islands. The Hawaii State Park System …

National Parks

Got 2 days? Visit these 2-town combos near St. Louis

If you enjoy discovering uncrowded destinations and attractions, eating in one-of-a-kind restaurants and meeting the friendly people living in small …

Road Tripping from Galena to Chicago, Illinois

<b>Day 1 – Classics Rediscovered</b><p>Wanting to make the most of my time, I stay in the heart of historic downtown at the 1855 DeSoto House. Don’t be fooled …

Road Trips

Pennsylvania: Must-See Day Hikes on the Appalachian Trail

f you are a frequent reader of my posts, then you know that I am a huge fan of Pennsylvania hiking. With that being said, after hiking all 250 miles …

Appalachian Trail

The Ultimate West Virginia Road Trip

Discover 500 miles of stunning vistas, outdoor adventures, and quaint towns on this surprising ride.<p>Ramble through rugged mountains and historic small towns on a roughly 500-mile scenic loop through some of West Virginia’s wildest terrain. Sample some of the best views, outdoor adventures, …

Road Trips

The Luxurious Guide to National Parks

Visiting the major national parks is a rite of passage for every American kid—but what if your family’s not the type to pack up the tent and cooler …

National Parks

15 Can't-Miss Things to Do in Savannah

May. 24, 2017 | By Emily Smith<p>15 Can’t-Miss Things to Do in Savannah<p>With Savannah offering endless attractions, it’s easy to miss a few highlights! …

Where to Hike, Bike & Raft in a Day in New Hampshire

Please follow and like us:<p><b>If you drive 90 minutes north of Boston, you’ll reach an area that includes three traditional New England towns – Andover,</b> …

5 Insanely Scenic Hiking Experiences Across the Country

Source: Shutterstock<p>by Carrie Carrollo<p>paid for by Coors Light<p>To satisfy the traveler who's looking to do more than just relax on the beach, we've partnered with Coors Light to inspire your next big adventure.<p>The spirit of Summer brings to life a newfound willingness to chase outdoor thrills. One of …

7 Affordable Destinations for Nature Lovers

Love the outdoors but can't afford a big hit to your wallet this summer? Check out these seven destinations that won't break your budget.<p>If you love …

National Parks

Ultimate Michigan summer sports bucket list: 50 activities you must try

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>We've listed 50 things you can check out in the warm weather in the Great Lakes State. Here's a glance at just a few of them. Video …

Adventure Travel

11 Points of Interest in Savannah That Will Make You Love the South

These are the places you need to see at least once.<p>Visitors will immediately feel at home in Savannah, Georgia — which probably explains how it …

Travel

This Tiny Hawaiian Airbnb is on the Edge of an Active Volcano

Hawaii has so many stunning locations that we're not surprised Airbnb has so many places to stay. From beach-side abodes to cliff-hanging homes, you …

Astonishing aerial photography of America's natural landscapes

Aerial photography captures our natural landscapes from a whole new perspective – captured by drones, this is nature photography at its most …

National Parks

Top 11 Modern Glampgrounds

Raised tents, tipis, Airstreams, and yurts are set up for camping on mountains, along riverbeds, and in rain forests and redwoods—just waiting for …

Vancouver Island

A Comprehensive Guide to Road Tripping Through Texas

Barbecue, jerky, and all the Dr. Pepper you can drink — this is how to do Texas right<p>Everything is bigger in Texas, and that’s especially true when talking about the massive network of interstate highways that sprawl across the state. At pretty much any given time of the year, these roads are …

Texas

North Carolina man fell into Yellowstone hot spring, burned

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. — A 21-year-old North Carolina man has suffered severe burns after falling into a hot spring in Yellowstone National …

Yellowstone National Park

Dreamy treehouse hidden in Woodstock offers magnificent Catskills views

A perfect getaway surrounded by nature is hidden away near the town of Woodstock. UK-based Antony Gibbon Designs crafted this blissful retreat, …

Architecture

Dinosaur Diamond Prehistoric Highway

Loop through western Colorado and eastern Utah on I-70, US 40, 191, Utah 128, Colorado 139 and 64<p><b>Distance:</b> 480 miles<p><b>Time:</b> 3 to 4 days<p><b>Season:</b> Spring through fall. Some side trips are on unpaved roads that can be impassable after rain or snow; check locally before proceeding.<p>Traces of prehistoric …

Road Trips

Antelope Island State Park

Recreational opportunities abound. White sand beaches beckon to sunbathers and picnickers. Hiking, biking and horseback trails lead to scenic points …

National Parks

4 types of Alabama road trips you must take this summer

From caving to history to food to nature, here are some ideas for your summer adventures.

Alabama

Tennessee Outdoor Guide: The best state parks

1. Fall Creek Falls State Park<p>Fall Creek Falls State Park is home to one of the biggest American waterfalls (245 ft.) east of the Rocky Mountains. …

North America

You’ll Absolutely Love A Ride On West Virginia’s Majestic Mountain Train This Summer

Here you'll find old company houses at the former company town of Cass. Your train will be pulled by a rare Shay locomotive.<p>On a clear day you might …