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Whether you’re swinging by Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle on a West Coast Road Trip or you’re hanging out in quirky Portland – here are some comprehensive travel guides and tips to help you plan your trip.

11 Breathtaking Hikes in Waterton Lakes National Park – For All Levels

Explore these jaw-dropping hikes in Waterton Lakes National Park and discover one of Canada’s natural gems. Situated on the United States-Canada border, Waterton Lakes National Park in Alberta is the Canadian counterpart to the American Glacier National Park. Want me to let you in on a little secret? One of the best things about Waterton …

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3 Days in Scottsdale, AZ Itinerary: What to Do on a Weekend in Scottsdale

Planning 3 days in Scottsdale, Arizona? Check out this step-by-step Scottsdale itinerary to help you plan your trip. Confession time: I’d never been to southern Arizona before a couple of years ago, and it admittedly wasn’t really high on my list. But when I got invited to work as a mentor at the BlogHouse conference …

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12 Outdoor Activities in Scottsdale, Arizona for Adventure Lovers

Think Scottsdale only caters to rich vacationers, avid golfers, and baseball fanatics? Think again. Discover these cool outdoor activities in Scottsdale, Arizona for your next trip. Have to be honest – the first time I went to Scottsdale, I thought it was really the preserve of either wealthy vacationers, golfers, baseball fans or some combination …

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A Guide to the Best Places to Stay in Washington DC

Planning your trip to Washington D.C and not sure where to stay? This guide will walk you through the best places to stay in Washington D.C with recommended hotels for each area. It’s no surprise that Washington D.C welcomes a lot of visitors each year. In addition to being the heart of government, it is …

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The Perfect Two Days in Big Bend National Park Itinerary

Planning to visit Big Bend? Explore with this step by step two day Big Bend National Park itinerary. Where else can you find amazing mountains, clear, starry night skies, and beautiful desert landscapes? Big Bend National Park has it all. It’s a whopping four hours from the nearest airport (in Midland, Texas), but it’s worth …

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Unmissable Things To Do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Ready to discover the Rocky Mountain National Park? I’ve compiled a handy guide to the area which will guarantee you the adventure of a lifetime. I can’t quite think of any US national park as iconic as The Rockies.  I’ll level with you: I was awestruck when I first visited. In fact, this park’s hiking …

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A Perfect Weekend in Asheville, NC: 2 Day Asheville Itinerary

Planning a visit to Asheville? Read my practical Asheville itinerary for the perfect short getaway. With charming neighborhoods, vibrant history, and beautiful surrounding mountains and hiking trails, Asheville is the perfect city for a quick weekend getaway. Once famous for being the home base of the prestigious Vanderbilt family, Asheville has since become an interesting …

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20 Beautiful Weekend Getaways on the East Coast of the USA

Discover these gorgeous getaways on the East Coast of the USA that are perfect for a weekend break. If you’re reading this post, you are probably looking for ways to leave your city for an exciting weekend getaway in a new place. As a young professional working on the East Coast, I TOTALLY understand this …

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37 Non-Touristy Things To Do in Washington DC Besides Museums and Monuments

When you are looking for things to do in Washington, DC, images of monuments, museums, and government buildings probably come to mind. However, what you may not realize as a visitor to Washington, DC is that there is SO. MUCH. MORE. to this city than meets the eye. Cute neighborhoods, obscurely-themed pop-up bars, and underground …

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