Day Trips from Phoenix, Tempe and Scottsdale

Arizona has one of the most picturesque landscapes in North America. The Phoenix area is a great base to explore the Sonoran Desert and beyond. We recently enjoyed a great cold weather break in Tempe, home to Arizona State University. If you’re planning a trip to Arizona that mixes great restaurants with picturesque scenery, you…

Day Trip from Tempe, Arizona

23 Tips for Visiting Washington, DC

Washington, DC has a wealth to offer visitors beyond the world’s largest collection of free museums, The Smithsonian. An impressive and diverse culinary scene features most of the world’s nationalities. Opportunities to tour the White House, US Capitol Building, Supreme Court and other key federal buildings offer additional world class experiences. And there’s great rooftop…

Jefferson Memorial during Cherry Blossoms in Washington DC

Richmond, Virginia: Weekend Itinerary for Special Occasions

Richmond, Virginia is earning acclaim for its innovative culinary scene, which pairs well with unique American history and architecture dating to the 1700’s. The state capital of Virginia was also the capital of the Confederacy during the US Civil War. From the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts to the Virginia State Capitol Building and beyond, there is…

Statue of Jefferson in the hotel lobby

Travel Hacks to Save Big Money

By Alex Kallimanis: Everyone likes a good deal, no matter what your budget is. Especially in the United States, there are a lot of travel hacking opportunities. Last year we flew multiple international trips for just the taxes, thanks to credit card bonus points. It’s liberating to fly around the world for very cheap, and…

Tempe Day Trip

Romantic Hotels in North America

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and if you didn’t make plans for the occasion, that’s ok. You can always surprise a loved one with a gift of an upcoming trip! We asked select travel bloggers to share their favorite romantic hotels in North America for some extra inspiration. Some of the submissions are famous…

Romantic Hotels in North America