Have you ever wondered how states got their nicknames? In the mid-1800s, so much precious metal covered the ground in Nevada that prospectors could shovel it up. A century later, an avian disaster struck birdlife along the Louisiana coastline. Today visitors may relive those chapters of the past in Nevada, Louisiana and elsewhere while learning …
Places in the United States share their name, but little else, with destinations here and around the world. Some probably are close to where you live.
From food to fashion, music to mystery, cruises focus on a variety of interests. Check out the something-for-everyone variety.
Once rich from the sugar trade, the Caribbean island of St. Kitts is now popular for relaxing beaches and a unique culture all its own.
Some People who visit Yosemite National Park in California to enjoy its magnificent displays of Mother Nature’s handiwork miss the equally enticing choice of attractions right next door. Madera County, just outside the park’s southern entrance, offers something-for-everyone variety that ranges from ancient fossils to outstanding fishing to pages from periods of the area’s, and country’s past.
There are trails around the country that people may follow in a car or canoe, riding a bicycle or wearing a seafood bib.
The largest of Greece’s Dodecanese islands, Rhodes, has it all. From historic culture to miles of scenic beauty, there is endless island fun. Here’s what to see and do in Rhodes.
It’s no wonder that the Outer Banks of North Carolina have been a magnet for vacationers since the 1830s. Bountiful beaches, tiny towns, intriguing museums and a rich and colorful history combine to offer something for everyone’s appeal.
Glaciers, wildlife and snow-covered peaks, Alaska has them in spades. Here’s what to see and do in Alaska, America’s largest (and wildest) state.
From rooms built like giant LEGO sets to suites in treehouses and attractions like roller coasters and dolphin encounters, here are some of the most unique hotel attractions in the USA.
When it comes to road trips, there are many great adventures to choose from. From Italy’s Amalfi Coast and New Zealand’s Southern Scenic Route to the Khardung Pass in India, here are some of our favorite road trips from around the world.
When it comes to finding a place to stay the night, you don’t have to settle for blasé hotel rooms. Here are 10 of the most unique hotels in America.