Four reasons to travel the U.S.

Not sure whether you would like to take a trip across the United States or not? Read this article to see why you should give it a try!

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  1. The Cultural Diversity

The United States of America is a true melting pot with dozens of cultures thrown together in a relatively small area. Some cultures are prominent only in separate states, while other can be found all over the country. That being said, the style and way of life differ in various parts of the U.S. so you definitely won’t get bored – there are 50 states to choose from!  Continue reading “Four reasons to travel the U.S.”

Best Resorts for Powder Skiing This Winter

While most people start moaning about the approaching winter with its cold temperatures and heavy snow, you are thrilled because the coming winter can only mean one thing: ski season! Time to strap on the boots and hit the mountain. And with this list of the best ski resorts in North America for powder skiing this winter, you’re sure to have the best season ever.

Alta Ski Resort
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Alta

Located just outside Salt Lake City, UT, Alta Ski Area is easily accessible, and gets an average of 560 inches of snow per year, Alta is a great ski resort for skiers of all ability levels. 25% of the terrain is for beginner, 40% intermediate, and 35% is for expert skiers. While there are runs available for all ability levels, skiers agree Alta is home to some of the most challenging terrain in North America. One of the larger ski resorts, Alta boasts a whopping 2,200 square acres of skiable terrain and a summit of 10,550 feet. Less than a mile away from Alta is Snowbird Ski Resort, another popular resort for powder skiing. These linked resorts all over Utah can make for a whole week of powdery fun. Continue reading “Best Resorts for Powder Skiing This Winter”

Best No-Fee Museums in US

There is no better happiness in life than a free lunch. And what better way to make use of it with the waning days of summer time? Whether you love to take a look at the previous artifacts or admire the wonderful architecture of museums, these no-fee American museums are amazing in every sense. From amazing art to the wonderful ambiance, it is a delight to visit them.

Smithsonian Institution

Let’s take a look at the best free museums in the U.S. Continue reading “Best No-Fee Museums in US”

Six of the Best U.S. Cities for Summer Vacationing

Summer is a great time to take that great American road trip. Hop in the car, grab the kids or the dog, and make your way to some of the best U.S. vacation destinations around.

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Chicago, IL

It may be the Windy City, but in summer, the winds are mild. Chicago is known for its neighborhoods, and summer is the perfect time of year to stroll past the coffee shops and restaurants of Lincoln Square or savor the energy of Wrigleyville. Take a riverboat architecture tour to learn more about Chicago’s history, then find your way to Navy Pier, where fireworks and a Ferris wheel (set to debut in 2016) sparkle in the dark. Continue reading “Six of the Best U.S. Cities for Summer Vacationing”

Surprisingly Affordable Family Trips you can Find Close to Home

One reason many families decide not to take vacations every year is the expense. While it is true that some trips can cost a small fortune and require time to save up, there are several surprisingly affordable family trips you can find closer to home. Take a look at these ideas and get your family out and on the road more often!

Yosemite National Park - California

Enjoy the Wonders of Nature

No matter where you may live in the United States, odds are good there is a national or state park within a day’s drive of your home. These parks are very affordable and offer a range of different activities, including hiking, camping, fishing, boating, and other outdoor sports. Many contain natural and/or historic wonders that can be explored and seen firsthand for much less than the cost of a single night in a hotel. Continue reading “Surprisingly Affordable Family Trips you can Find Close to Home”