In preparation for my very first airplane ride recently, I did a lot of research — because there’s a lot to know before flying the friendly skies! Here, I’m sharing everything I’ve learned and experienced firsthand with you… so you will have a better idea of what to expect before your first plane ride.
Need some more reasons to visit California? Take it from someone who's been there! Here's a list of fun things to do in California, and lots of interesting reasons to visit the Golden state (that you probably haven't heard before).
I’ve visited most of the 10 famous bridges in the U.S. — listed here. From the east coast to the west, these are the highest, longest, and scariest bridges in America. A fun list of 10 U.S. bridges for your bucket list!
Asheville, NC & New England states have the most colorful fall scenery. If you can’t make it there, I’ve got some other GREAT places to visit – at least one is likely to be near you! Here are the next best places to see fall foliage in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Wyoming.
Looking for couples resorts with solitude built-in? We travel a lot. Staying at a hotel resort is our favorite way to relax when we’re there more than one night. These are the best spa resorts, beach resorts, and no-kids resorts in secluded locations across the U.S. (Psst…. secluded resorts like these also make great honeymoon spots and anniversary destinations!)
Thinking about visiting Hoover Dam or some other water dam soon? Here are some fun facts about Hoover Dam and a few things I’ve learned from personal experience about visiting dams. Good to know before you go!
Did you know Busch Gardens was once in Los Angeles? Let’s take a trip to Busch Gardens Pasadena to see what the park was like. Plus info about 5 other abandoned California theme parks.
Info about toll road discounts. Plus a list of each state’s prepaid toll program. See how & where you can use EZ Pass, SunPass, and other toll passes.
Love visiting and/or vacationing on the water? Here are my picks for the best beaches in the U.S. that you’ll definitely want to see! For your bucket list.
See why these are the 7 top amusement parks in the U.S. (outside of Orlando, FL), according to a habitual theme park visitor and roller coaster enthusiast!
I bet you’ll love these 20 little-known facts about the Disney ride “It’s A Small World”. Did you know It’s A Small World didn’t start off at Disneyland? Do you know what the original name of the ride was? I do! Enjoy these great facts and impress all of your friends.
If you’re traveling to a major city, check here first to see if they have a CityPASS discount. You could save as much as half price at popular attractions!
Did you know?… January is a great month to find great travel deals — especially the first few weeks of January. The best time to book a January trip is right now — mid to late December.
I looked up details about the Free Disney Ticket On Your Birthday special online. Looks good to me! No catches that I can see. But it’s only good on your actual birthday in 2009. Here’s how to get your free ticket to Walt Disney World in Orlando or Disneyland in California.
How many of the top wonders of the world have YOU been to?
Here’s a quick way to summarize the states in which you’ve lived and those that you have visited at some point in the past. It’s called the ‘Where Have You Lived’ meme… or the States meme.