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5 National Historic Sites For Your Next Southern Road Trip

By Cassandra Brooklyn National Parks get all the attention. However, there are several lesser-known historic sites, trails and protected areas in the south worth a visit. National Parks are well-deserving of the attention they get. They’re beautiful, relaxing and offer activities...

Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country Set to Open June 15

After much careful preparation, Dollywood Parks and Resorts will soon reopen. It will begin with the opening of Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort and Spa on June 10. Dollywood Theme Park and Dollywood’s Splash Country Water Park open June 15 and...

5 Reasons to Pop Over to Portland

By Sam Boykin If you’re like most of us, you’ve likely compiled your list of places to visit when travel restrictions are lifted. You'll want to add Portland, Oregon.     There’s lots to love about this vibrant city. With its compact design...

5 Reasons to Head to Virginia’s Blue Ridge

By Kristy Tolley The largest metropolitan area along the Blue Ridge Parkway, Roanoke offers something for everyone. From outdoor exploration and downtown diversions to dining gems and upscale stays, there are numerous lures. Here are five of them!     1. Outdoor Adventures Perched...

A Park for Every Pursuit

Self-quarantine have you craving wide open spaces? A national parks trip might be just what you need when the world opens up again. Whatever your interests, there’s a national park for you! By Jennifer Broome Drawn to the Sea Maine’s Acadia National Park...

Tell Me a Story

Historic preservation in this Tennessee mountain town protects more than just architecture.  By Jen Tota McGivney As the sun sets over Old Jonesborough Cemetery, Guy Sabin returns to life. He lived in Jonesborough more than a century ago, back when he...

Go Explore: Hampton Roads Virgina

Hampton Roads, Virginia, is comprised of seven cities: Portsmouth, Newport News, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Hampton, Virginia Beach and Suffolk. Named after the old shipping lanes that ran through the area, it’s replete with historic stops, museums and other attractions worthy...

Sublime Sanibel

By Rosalind Cummings-Yeates Filled with sunny charm and secluded beaches, Sanibel Island’s the ultimate Florida beach town. It’s only three miles wide (at its widest point) and 12 miles long. However, this family-friendly barrier island packs a lot of natural beauty...

Race to Daytona Beach!

Editor's Escape And by “race,” I mean driving the speed limit or traveling by air. Daytona Beach is perhaps best known as the birthplace of NASCAR racing and home of the Daytona 500. However, you don’t have to be a race...

Top 10 Travel Experiences for 2020

by Cortney Fries From Cajun cooking to electric bike tours, there’s sensational scenery to explore, tasty foods to try and oodles of inspiration for your 2020 #GoWithGo list. 1. Taste Carolina Winston-Salem Food Tour Sample your way through five fantastic downtown restaurants,...

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5 National Historic Sites For Your Next Southern Road Trip

By Cassandra Brooklyn National Parks get all the attention. However, there are several lesser-known historic sites, trails and protected areas...

Road Less Traveled: Fort Jefferson

By Kimberly Button On a distant island enveloped by sparkling turquoise waters, the brutally strong brick fortress known as Fort Jefferson creates quite a contrast....

Leaving Las Vegas

Seven sights worth exploring outside of Las Vegas.

New National Park

Grab a sled and make your way to southern New Mexico to get to know the nation’s 62nd national park. White Sands National Park...

The Bridge Through Paradise

By Kristy Tolley The brainstorm of oil tycoon and railroad baron Henry Flagler, the Old Seven Mile Bridge was to serve as the first land...