Home to North America’s tallest mountain and more than 6 million acres of wilderness, Denali National Park and Preserve serves up a full slate of outdoorsy pursuits and breathtaking vistas in Alaska. Use this guide to help plan out things to do in Denali, including adventurous hiking trails, nature walks, wildlife watching, and tours of epic Denali Park Road.
From the tallest mountain in North America to sweeping glaciers and winding fjords, there’s endless breathtaking scenery to soak up in Alaska. But it can be hard to know just where to go in the vast Last Frontier. Check out this Alaska itinerary for 10 days for a combo of land and sea destinations, perfect for first-time visitors to the state.
This guide will help you narrow down where to stay on Maui, from the most popular — and a few lesser known — towns and beaches to the different types of Maui lodging you’ll find on this island. Discover the best cheap places to stay, beach resorts packed with amenities, or something cozy and romantic for two.
Intrepid spirits will find Maui adventures around every winding bend of the clifftop Hana Highway, from the peak to the floor of the Haleakala Crater, and deep under the waves alongside sea turtles and reef sharks. If you’re searching for Maui activities for your trip to the Valley Isle, look no further than these bucket-list worthy adventures.
Gushing waterfalls, black-sand beaches, bamboo forests — Maui’s Road to Hana is the day trip of a lifetime, full of hairpin turns and one-way bridges alongside dramatic drops down to the sea. This guide to the best Road to Hana stops packs in handy tips, pictures, maps and important info for your Road to Hana tour.
Golden sunrises from volcanic peaks, window-down drives along wave-lashed coastal cliffs, hikes through lush green rain forests — it’s all part of this Maui itinerary for 5 days on the Valley Isle. Uncover hidden beaches and small-town charms in-between bucket-list busting experiences.
A four-day Utah and Arizona road trip is the perfect introduction to the region along the border of the two states, where the Colorado River and its tributaries create breathtaking scenes preserved in national parks and recreation areas. This itinerary in the southwest is perfect for first timers looking for famous landmarks, photo-worthy backdrops and epic hikes.
Looking for fun things to do in Utah and Arizona? The region is packed with national parks, scenic landscapes, quirky small towns and beautiful drives. With so much to choose from, it may be hard to narrow down what to do, but these seven bucket list experiences are a great starting point for your adventures.
One day at the Grand Canyon might not seem like enough, but you can manage to squeeze in a lot of activities, even if you’re short on time. This itinerary will help you plan one day at the South Rim, with ideas for where to hike and watch the golden sunset.
You’ve probably heard of Lower and Upper Antelope Canyon, but did you know there’s a third way to see the popular natural attraction in northern Arizona? Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Antelope Canyon X.
Outdoor kitchens full of fresh flavors, stunning garden displays with shrubs in the shape of princesses, and entertainment for every age makes the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival one of the best times to visit this Disney World theme park.
From colorful rows of evergreen trees to dazzling icicle forests, the holiday vibes are strong in Huntsville, AL. This is a Southern destination that doesn’t often get painted in wintry white, so fostering a festive atmosphere is especially important.
When you think of a Hawaii vacation, do you immediately see dollar signs? Since it's the northernmost of the major islands (and therefore more remote), Kauai, in particular, can empty wallets pretty quickly. Just like anywhere else, though, exercising control over what you spend makes a huge difference.
When you imagine paradise, what comes to mind? Perhaps misty waterfalls running down verdurous mountain walls, rainbows arching from deep valleys into endless blue skies, or the sounds of a creek trickling over rocks to spill into the sea.
I have a confession: I’ve never seen the movie “Avatar.” I somehow missed it in its heyday and it’s one of those movies I tend to forget about until it pops up on TV. So, from the few minutes I’ve caught in channel flipping, this is the extent of what I gathered: it’s about blue creatures
When we decided to overnight in Cambria during our California Central Coast road-trip, we had a hard time picking which part of the city to stay in. For a teeny, tiny town like Cambria (population 6,000), that sounds silly to say, but there were in fact two distinct options.
Striking hilltop mansions, rugged cliffs and dramatic sunsets combine to make California’s Central Coast a bucket list destination. Like many visitors to the area, we opted to do a road trip along the stretch of Pacific Coast Highway between Los Angeles and San Francisco.