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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.

Quintessential Colorado Hikes You Need To Do

Quintessential Colorado Hikes You Need To Do

Outdoor recreation is a major draw for visitors to Colorado, with hiking one of the area’s most accessible attractions. From scaling epic peaks to easy “walks in the park,” green space, aspen forests, and an entire mountain playground await. We’ve […]

Beach, Please: Why Corpus Christi Should Be Your Next Gulf Coast Getaway

Beach, Please: Why Corpus Christi Should Be Your Next Gulf Coast Getaway

Corpus Christi can seem a little anticlimactic upon arrival because unlike most beach towns, there’s no obvious boardwalk or touristy area. It’s enormous and encompasses multiple beaches, cities, and habitats. Once you get a lay of the land and stop to marvel at just how massive it truly is, you’ll begin to appreciate just how much room you have to play.

Take a Trip to the Real Life Wisteria Lane in The Woodlands, Texas

Take a Trip to the Real Life Wisteria Lane in The Woodlands, Texas

A masterfully planned community broken down into meticulously designed subdivisions, the Woodlands is a 28,000-acre Pleasantville about 20 minutes north of Houston.