Category Archives: United States

10 Best Things to Do in Astoria for a Weekend

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Astoria is an adorable town in Oregon that sits on the mouth of the Columbia River. Washington state is right across the river, so visiting the town makes me feel like I was close to home. I’ve stopped here several times over the years because there are so many things to do in Astoria. The […]

The 12 Best Things to Do in Badlands National Park

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One of the parts I love most about traveling around the United States is how diverse the states are. South Dakota is one of these, and I was thrilled to spend one day at Badlands National Park during my trip there. There were so many beautiful things to do in Badlands National Park that I […]

How to Plan a Weekend in Gig Harbor

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There are some amazing places around Seattle to head out for a weekend vacation. Whether you want to drive down to the coast of Long Beach or north to Anacortes, there’s no shortage of places to go. However, spending a weekend in Gig Harbor is one of the best places to go for a quick and […]

How to Plan the Ultimate Joshua Tree Day Trip

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California has some amazing areas to explore, but one of the more unique places is Joshua Tree. Seeing the unique Joshua Trees as you drive along the road makes it seem like you’re on an alien planet. This is one of the main reasons a Joshua Tree day trip is a popular place to stop […]

12 Amazing Weekend Getaways From Vancouver, BC to Book

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Vancouver is a vibrant city with plenty of things to do, but sometimes you just need a vacation out of town. Whether you want to go to nearby hot springs or to a faraway island, there are many weekend getaways from Vancouver to choose from. You can essentially choose your own adventure and decide if […]