Summer Travel

48 Hours in the Omaha: Everything to Eat, See and Do in the Midwest's Most Surprising City

48 Hours in the Omaha: Everything to Eat, See and Do in the Midwest’s Most Surprising City

Smack dab in the middle of the country, Omaha is easy to get to from all directions and a great long weekend destination you probably haven’t considered. Get ready to shatter your expectations and be pleasantly surprised by Nebraska’s largest city. I certainly was.

9 Things You Must Do in Lake Tahoe This Summer

9 Things You Must Do in Lake Tahoe This Summer

Everyone knows Lake Tahoe as an epic winter ski destination, but summer is actually the secret season to visit. Straddling two states, it’s a super accessible adventure with both mountains and water as an oasis.

The Ultimate Chicago Bucket List – 22 Things Every Visitor and Local Must Do in Their Lifetime

The Ultimate Chicago Bucket List – 22 Things Every Visitor and Local Must Do in Their Lifetime

Chicago’s food, lake, theater, and arts all contribute to the rich cultural tapestry and there are a number of iconic things to do and signature places to eat that are required to have the quintessential Windy City experience.

A Historic Route 66 Road Trip Across Illinois: Driving from Chicago to St. Louis

A Historic Route 66 Road Trip Across Illinois: Driving from Chicago to St. Louis

Whether you’re a history buff, motorhead, photographer, road trip enthusiast, or general travel lover, driving Route 66 is a trip everyone should take at least once in their lifetime. Here’s how to get your kicks on the Mother Road.

Door County is the Midwest’s Best-Kept Secret

Door County is the Midwest’s Best-Kept Secret

A 70-mile peninsula comprised of over a dozen lake and bay towns, Door County is the kind of place where benches and Adirondacks line the shores just calling for you to slow down, take a seat, and watch the waves.

The Perfect Southern Colorado Road Trip for Summer: Hitting 3 National Parks in 4 Days (With Map!)

The Perfect Southern Colorado Road Trip for Summer: Hitting 3 National Parks in 4 Days (With Map!)

The ultimate Colorado road trip isn’t west to the Rockies, it’s South to Durango, Silverton, Ouray, and Pagosa Springs.

6 COOL Things to Do in Phoenix for a HOT Time this Summer (Beyond Golf Courses and Boutiques)

6 COOL Things to Do in Phoenix for a HOT Time this Summer (Beyond Golf Courses and Boutiques)

6 HOT Things to Do in Phoenix for a COOL Time this Summer (Beyond the Golf Courses and Boutiques) Visiting Phoenix in the dead of summer when it regularly breaks 100 degrees may sound crazy, but the sizzling temperatures are […]

The Best Beach Towns in the Midwest for a Magical Summer Getaway

The Best Beach Towns in the Midwest for a Magical Summer Getaway

Most people think about heading to one of the coasts when they need a beach retreat, but you don’t need an ocean to find an epic beach town. It’s actually the middle of the country that’s privy to some of the most surprising travel gems for summertime fun.

A Coloradical 7-Day Itinerary Touring the Best of the Rocky Mountain State

A Coloradical 7-Day Itinerary Touring the Best of the Rocky Mountain State

Nestled between the mountains and reality, Boulder and Denver have been called the foodiest, happiest, beeriest, and fittest cities in the country so the next time you’re looking for a quick getaway – give Colorado a look.

4 Reasons a Cruise is the Best Way to See Alaska

4 Reasons a Cruise is the Best Way to See Alaska

Alaska is remote, alluring, vast, and yes, even a bit intimidating. If planning a trip to Alaska feels as daunting as being there, consider a cruise where everything is taken care of for you.