When you dream of the perfect location for your wedding, what adjectives come to mind? Picturesque? Breathtakingly beautiful? Wide open spaces? If so, the Poconos Mountains in Pennsylvania are the perfect surroundings to bring your dream to life.
Winter always feels too long, and for a lot of people, Spring Break is the first opportunity to shed off the winter blues and head for warmer climates. The problem is, everyone always does the same thing. Beaches and the sun can be a great way to spend Spring Break, but for those that are looking to mix it up this year, there are plenty of great options out there:
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Trying new wines with your significant other is the perfect way to spend a romantic weekend in Wine Country. If you are bored by the idea of just driving from one winery to the next, check out the list below. If you want to experience authentic Wine Country in St. Helena, you can even stay in a Napa Valley bed and breakfast and get the full experience!
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The Windy City is a fantastic place, but even its own residents need to get away from the big-city bustle from time to time. Outside of Chicago and its vast suburban sprawl, colloquially known as “Chicagoland”, Illinois immediately opens into the deep forests and the endless vista of plains that characterize the midwest. Illinois has much to offer. A short road trip will lead weekend road warriors to an array of natural, historic, and tourist-friendly places. Continue reading “Illinois’ Best Weekend Getaways from Chicago” »
If you’re looking for a fun place to go this spring break, look no further than Seaside, Oregon. This charming area is located in the northern part of the state along the beautiful Pacific coast. It has remained one of Oregon’s most popular seaside destinations for decades. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing getaway or a fun-filled vacation this spring break, Seaside has it all.
Even though most Cape Cod lighthouses are only open in the warmer months for tours, just seeing a Cape Cod lighthouse is a travel must. Cape Cod is known for its nautical activities and beautiful Atlantic beaches. Lighthouses are an important part of Cape Cod history. If you love lighthouses, here are some of the best right in Cape Cod.
Leavenworth, Wash., is a small Bavarian village just a few hours east of Seattle. Nestled in the foothills of the Wenatchee National forest, a weekend getaway to Leavenworth provides plenty of outdoor activities with a mountainous backdrop. Although primarily known for its outdoor adventures, these are some of the best things to do in this small town on a weekend visit to Leavenworth, Wash., any time of the year. Continue reading “Things to Do on a Weekend Trip to Leavenworth WA” »
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Gulf Shores, Alabama
The breathtaking coast of Gulf Shores, Alabama, offers the ideal backdrop for an enjoyable and memorable getaway. Although perfect for sun worshipers and dolphin lovers, the Gulf Shores of this friendly southern states are also perfect for those planning a Gulf Shores New Year’s Eve getaway. Below are some family-friendly activities travelers should consider when visiting this area for the holiday.
Children and balloons just seem to go together. Something about a colorful, floating orb just seems to light up little faces in a way nothing else does. No one knows this better than the folks at the Albuquerque Balloon Museum. Since 2005, the museum has introduced visitors to the science and wonder behind ballooning. If your child is a balloon-a-maniac, there are a few features you should make time for. Continue reading “5 Things Kids Will Love at the Albuquerque Balloon Museum” »