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Hard Times for USA Tourism as Hotel Rates Drop

The past few months have not been the best as far as the tourism industry is concerned. This is of course mainly due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. Many hotels have started to cut room rates and reduce staff with a view towards stabilizing the business after falling revenue, canceled

What to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park has been worn down by wind and rain for thousands of years and it now offers one of the most beautiful and unique sights in the entire world. The Bryce Amphitheatre is jaw-dropping, the sunrise and sunset viewpoints otherworldly, and best of all, you can drive

Visiting Orlando on a Budget: A Guide

Home to Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, and a wide array of other popular attractions, it is understandable why Orlando is one of the world’s most popular destinations. With popularity, however, comes a cost. There’s a reason Orlando is a notorious money pit for families visiting the area.        The theme

4 Reasons Why You Should Upgrade to a Luxury Cruise

Have you grown tired of the mainstream mega-ship cruise? Perhaps there are too many people on board for you to truly relax? Or maybe the service and food aren’t quite to the standard you desire? If you answered ‘Yes’ to all three questions, there is only one solution: it’s time

The 3 Best Things to do in Los Angeles For Free

The City of Angels is undoubtedly an enormous and potentially exhausting place to explore, covering almost 500 square miles and containing a multitude of experiences, regardless of your travel tastes and ambitions. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the USA, Los Angeles boasts some of the finest and

The 7 Greatest Places in New Orleans You Won’t Find in the French Quarter

It’s hard to think about New Orleans without immediately conjuring images of the French Quarter in your mind. The Big Easy’s historic hub is picture-perfect: Creole-style buildings railed with ornate iron balconies line the streets while roving jazz bands and happy party-goers join in a colorful parade of humanity. It

The Best Places to Visit in Boston

When it comes to history and culture, there are fewer cities as fascinating as Boston. Steeped in colonial history, the oldest city in America is the setting for forward-thinking transformation and innovation, which makes it one of the country’s most favored vacation destinations. With a huge arts and crafts scene,

Making the Most of Your Trip to California

A cruise around the Golden State, whether you decide to opt for its sunny beaches, celeb-filled LA, or its more rural areas out in nature, will undoubtedly be a trip that you remember for the rest of your life. There are plenty of activities and local attractions to occupy your

5 Essentials to Planning Your Trip in the United States

The United States has a wide array of terrain from flat to rugged and mountainous. With 50 states to choose from, you will always find at least one state that you want to visit. Planning, at least some part of your vacation, will allow you to have a more enjoyable

Stonewall 50: World Pride Parade in NYC

The World Pride Parade in NYC last Sunday was marred with long gaps in between participating teams, sponsors, organizations, floats, etc. Gaps were so long that it bored the ones watching the parade, including us. It was a beautiful day, and at some point, it started to shower a bit,

5 Travel Tips for Nature Lovers

John Muir, the early conservationist who did so much to protect and preserve the wildernesses of America, once said: “The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.”  A hundred years of technological progress later – it still feels true, for many of us. And, whether exploring a

3 Luxurious Locations in the USA

Luxury is never too far away when you go looking for it in the USA. Whether you’re looking for fine dining, relaxing beaches, luxury adventure, or something a little more unique, you’re going to be spoiled for choice.  In order to narrow it down, here are some of the more understated

The Amazing World Inside Chihuly Glass Museum in Seattle

There’s an amazing world waiting for you inside the Chihuly Glass Museum (properly known as Chihuly Garden and Glass). This is a very unique museum that you’ve never ever seen anywhere in your travels. Who knew that glass can be such a wonderful medium to express human emotions and visions?

10 Interesting Facts About the Oculus in New York City

The Oculus in New York City (or the World Trade Center) serves as a terminal station that is, in turn, served by the Newark WTC and the Hoboken WTC, where the latter serves only on weekends. The station, which is located in the WTC of the Financial District, Manhattan, itself
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