Category: Small Towns

Visiting Corning Museum of Glass

Visiting Corning Museum of Glass

I’ll admit I had no intention of planning to visit the Corning Museum of Glass during our recent trip to western New York. I really only planned on visiting to check out Watkins Glen State Park and the other outdoor excursions available in this area.

Knoxville Tennessee Road Trip

Knoxville Tennessee Road Trip

Sometimes you just have to get away to a nice little city tucked in the mountains. Sometimes it’s best to toss your travel plans out the window on the drive down or forget to make them. What we liked best about Knoxville, Tennessee is how unassuming […]

Day trip to Monterey Bay

Day trip to Monterey Bay

Our visit to the central coast of California was part of our recent Pacific Coast Highway trip, but this gorgeous stretch of coastline really deserves to be its own destination. I loved Monterey and while we were only there for about a day and half, I fell in love with the people, the landscapes and the culture. (more…)

How to spend a weekend in Holland, Michigan

How to spend a weekend in Holland, Michigan

Sometimes I just have to get away. Like I will explode if I don’t. But honestly, sometimes I really don’t have the time to take a long trip and don’t have the money or reward points for us to take a quick flight somewhere. Which […]

16 amazing stops for your California Coast Road trip

16 amazing stops for your California Coast Road trip

Planning to see the California coast?  Get ready for some curvy roads, adorable little beach towns, amazing food and some of the most breathtaking scenery you will find! Whether called Hwy 1, Cabrillo Hwy, PCH, or Hwy 101, this stretch of road will take you […]

The Missions of San Antonio

The Missions of San Antonio

If you are travelling to San Antonio any time soon and want to add some history, culture and balance make sure to take a trip down Mission Road.

Accessible from the San Antonio River Walk you’ll be sure to see at least a few of the 5 Spanish Missions of Old San Antonio. (more…)

Visit Asheville North Carolina

Visit Asheville North Carolina

We could probably live in Asheville, North Carolina. Nature, boutique shopping, hipster eats, an Oregon-like culture tucked in the foothills of Blue Ridge Parkway without the higher cost of living.

California Vacation Ideas

California Vacation Ideas

Whether you’re passing through, staying for 3 days or digging into the California Lifestyle we have vacation tips for your trips all along the California Coast.

Discover Ohio: Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Discover Ohio: Cuyahoga Valley National Park

If you’re visiting Northeast Ohio, you may not realize we have our own nature retreat right in Cleveland’s backyard. Cuyahoga Valley National Park is an easy drive from both Cleveland and Akron and can provide a fantastic getaway from, well everything. I’m always surprised when I talk to Ohioans who have never been here or even worse, never heard of it. It’s one of mine and G’s favorite places to go in the area for hiking, biking and just spending time in nature. With over 125 miles of trails and the Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath, there are many ways to explore this park. Here are some of our favorite places to stop when taking a daytrip to the park! (more…)