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Macon me Crazy: 5 Reasons Macon is a Great Southern Getaway

Macon me Crazy: 5 Reasons Macon is a Great Southern Getaway

Content Produced in Partnership with the Visit Macon An easy drive from Atlanta, Macon is a quick weekend road trip steeped in history and oozing with charm. Home to five colleges and more than 6,000 historic homes, the architecture is […]

The Most Photographed Event in the World is Not What You Think

The Most Photographed Event in the World is Not What You Think

When you think about popular global events, Oktoberfest, Carnival, and Mardi Gras likely jump to mind. But the most photogenic events in fact, are none of these celebrations of revelry. The most photographed is the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, in […]

A First Timer’s Guide to the Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium in Ruidoso, New Mexico

A First Timer’s Guide to the Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium in Ruidoso, New Mexico

Content Produced in Partnership with Discover Ruidoso Saddle up boys and girls because the Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium is one of the biggest cowboy festivals in the country and your fast track into Wild West life (or a trip back […]

6 Unexpected Experiences to Have an Epic Weekend in Kansas City, Kansas

6 Unexpected Experiences to Have an Epic Weekend in Kansas City, Kansas

Content Produced in Partnership with Kansas City Kansas Hidden gems can come in the most unexpected of places. If you think Kansas City is just a flyover city, think again. In fact, Kansas City is a great family destination. There […]

Things I Wish I Knew Before Attending Oktoberfest

Things I Wish I Knew Before Attending Oktoberfest

I went to Oktoberfest for my dirty 30, and you better believe it was the best way possible to celebrate a milestone birthday (even for a gal who doesn’t like beer…shhh). But there was a lot I wish I’d known […]

The Dominican Republic is So Much More Than Punta Cana’s All-Inclusive Resorts

The Dominican Republic is So Much More Than Punta Cana’s All-Inclusive Resorts

Content Produced in Partnership with the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism If you me, you know lazy days at the beach are not my jam. I like to cram as many activities as possible into a vacation to feel like I […]

12 Must-Have Foodie Experiences in the Dominican Republic

12 Must-Have Foodie Experiences in the Dominican Republic

Content Produced in Partnership with the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism When you remember a good vacation, chances are you recall what you ate just as vividly as what you did. One meal truly can make or break a trip, and […]

Ruidoso is the Most Amazing Place You’ve Never Heard Of

Ruidoso is the Most Amazing Place You’ve Never Heard Of

Content Produced in Partnership with Discover Ruidoso If you told me my favorite weekend getaway last year would’ve been to the middle of New Mexico, I would have looked at you incredulously. I wouldn’t have even believed there was a […]

Patagonia is Incredibly Hard to Plan, But Totally Worth It Once You Get There

Patagonia is Incredibly Hard to Plan, But Totally Worth It Once You Get There

A lot of people wonder where Patagonia is located because it’s basically the edge of the Earth. As far south as you can possible get in South America, the raw wilderness clings to the very tip of the continent. Rugged and […]