Weekend Guides

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.

Don't Skip Canberra - Australia's Surprising Capital City

Don’t Skip Canberra – Australia’s Surprising Capital City

Some overlook Canberra as a tourist destination, thinking it’s just a place for official government business, but that’s a major misstep. Once a significant Aboriginal site, Canberra is one of the world’s most livable cities, purposely planned and developed with plenty of attractions to offer visitors.

8 Once-a-Lifetime Things You Can Only Do in Los Angeles

8 Once-a-Lifetime Things You Can Only Do in Los Angeles

Very few cities are as polarizing as LA. But whether you love or hate the City of Angels, there are a number of once in a lifetime experiences you can only have there.

9 Unforgettable Things to Do in Clearwater, Florida (and Neighboring St. Petersburg)

9 Unforgettable Things to Do in Clearwater, Florida (and Neighboring St. Petersburg)

Less family-centric than Orlando and less touristy than Miami, Clearwater/St. Petersburg in the Tampa area is a great Florida getaway for those seeking stress-free sun and fun.

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.

The Ultimate Oregon Coast Road Trip: Eugene to Portland and Columbia River Gorge (with Map!)

The Ultimate Oregon Coast Road Trip: Eugene to Portland and Columbia River Gorge (with Map!)

Waterfalls, lighthouses, and sea lions, oh my! Here’s the ultimate drive itinerary to see the best of the Oregon coast.

48 Hours in Lawrence: Everything to Sip, Savor and See in Kansas’s College Town

48 Hours in Lawrence: Everything to Sip, Savor and See in Kansas’s College Town

Lawrence, is one of the most recognizable cities in Kansas, if for nothing else than the University’s storied sports legacy. But beyond the campus and rowdy bar scene, the city has a whole host of other attractions to entice visitors.

The Little Apple with a Big Bite - 9 Things You Need to Do in the "Other" Manhattan

The Little Apple with a Big Bite – 9 Things You Need to Do in the “Other” Manhattan

Nicknamed Manhappiness or Manhappenin’ by locals, Manhattan, Kansas is a fun stop on your way to Wichita, Topeka, or Kansas City. Here’s how to take a bite out of the Little Apple.

The Backcountry Guide to Point Reyes (and How to Look Cute Exploring)

The Backcountry Guide to Point Reyes (and How to Look Cute Exploring)

Point Reyes is one of San Francisco’s best-kept secrets. Enjoy hiking, water sports, and seafood miles from city life.