Niagara Falls: Tips for Visiting

Visiting Niagara Falls is an amazing experience as it is the largest waterfalls in North America. In this article we cover some of the highlights as well as share some of the history of the area

View of horseshoe fall from the tower

Laurel Highlands, Pennsylvania: Best Things to Do

Located in southwestern Pennsylvania, the Laurel Highlands region is a relaxing vacation destination packed with outdoor recreation options, historic sites, family activities and world-class resorts. Set to beautiful wooded mountains, the region spans 3,000 square miles of Fayette, Somerset and Westmoreland Counties. We recently visited over a 3 day weekend from Washington, DC and enjoyed…

The outside of Lloyd's house with the fall foliage and waterfalls

Shenandoah Valley in Virginia: Great Places to Visit

The Shenandoah Valley of Virginia is a great place for a couples getaway. The area features charming towns packed with great restaurants, historic hotels and cozy romantic cabins, craft breweries and wineries and attractions like the Luray Caverns and American Shakespeare Center. Located just 75 miles from Washington, DC, Shenandoah National Park has been one…

stalactites in hues of orange and browns in the caves

Southeast Montana: Great Things to Do

By Alex Kallimanis: Wild, wacky and wonderful are three words that encapsulate the experience of visiting Southeast Montana. A pontoon boat ride through Bighorn Canyon is wonderfully picturesque, and perhaps one of the most underrated experiences in the United States. The Terry Badlands offer another dramatically beautiful landscape. Southeast Montana is also rich in Native…

UnCruise! Alaska Fjords and Glaciers Cruise

Dramatic fjords and glaciers await visitors in Southeast Alaska. This is the stage for some of the most gorgeous scenery on Earth. We recently embarked on a 7-day small ship UnCruise adventure cruise to explore Alaska’s unspoiled wilderness firsthand. Southeast Alaska is a wonderland to experience through kayaking, hiking, bushwhacking and small ship skiff boat…

Part of the glacier falling into the sea and creating a large splash