Are you planning a trip to the Georgia Shore? Here are the best things to do in Jekyll Island and St. Simons Island! Your guide to seeing everything in 1 day, 2 days, or a weekend!
Things To See & Do
Here, frequent travelers (by car, boat, RV, motorcycle) are sharing fun places they've visited that are worthy of being on your travel bucket list. Tips for enjoying fun destinations from Asheville to Aruba... boating the intracoastal waterway and skydiving in various locations... visiting national parks and enjoying travel tours... you'll quickly see why these are our favorite places to visit! Plus, we've got lots of little-known secrets for traveling across the USA and beyond.
I’ve been to the falls at Falling Waters State Park many times. It’s one of the most unique natural landmarks in Florida! See my top 5 tips for visiting the tallest waterfall in Florida.
A popular landmark since 1956, the Florida Citrus Tower in Clermont, FL is definitely worth a visit! It’s about 30 minutes from Orlando — a nice leisurely drive through orange groves along rolling hills, lakes, and wetlands. This is REAL Florida… and you can see it all from atop this 226-foot tall tower!
Looking for things to see and do in Dahlonega? From museums and boutiques to mine tours and camping, this cute north Georgia town has it all. And the Dahlonega wineries are incredibly popular! Definitely lots of fun things to do in Dahlonega for all ages in this quaint little town.
One of my favorite things to do in Asheville is visit the North Carolina Arboretum! I hope you enjoy my virtual tour of the Asheville botanical gardens – along with my best tips for visiting this beautiful landmark.
Are you a fan of the 1980s TV sitcom Cheers? If so, then you HAVE to visit the actual bar that inspired the show! I’ve been there a few times. Here’s what it’s like inside the original Cheers bar in Boston. There’s actually lots to see and do there!
I’ve been to Cape Henry Lighthouse and Cape Henry Memorial Cross (First Landing Cross) in Virginia Beach several times. My tips for planning a trip there — so you can make the most of your visit!
The Intracoastal Waterway offers more than just beautiful scenery! I’ve traveled a lot and have enjoyed boating the Intercoastal Waterway — because there is so much to see and do. Here are my suggestions for how to plan your boat trip, navigate the canals on your own, plus tips for eating and sleeping along the way.
The Butterfly Rainforest in Gainesville, Florida – See what it’s like visiting the Butterfly Rainforest at the Florida Museum of Natural History and how to make the most of your trip to this unique Butterfly Conservatory.
The Spruce Flats Falls trail is rated “moderate” because some portions are rocky and steep… and there are lots of exposed tree roots that are easy to trip over. The hike to the waterfall definitely requires some effort. It’s almost a 1.5-mile round trip. It took us 30 minutes to hike to the falls carrying my toddler son in his hiking carrier. The Spruce Flats Falls hike (with time spent at the swimming hole and waterfalls) takes about 2 hours. See my best tips before you go…