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Art Deco Hotels in Miami Beach: History & Pictures

Pastel art deco building of The Carlyle Ocean Drive South Beach Miami Beach in Florida

The first buildings to be built in Miami Beach leaned towards the Mediterranean Revival architectural style, which was popular in Florida seaside towns at the time. However, by the mid 1920s, Art Deco hotels in Miami Beach were starting to pop up, with the revival lasting into the 1940s. Streets like Ocean Drive and Collins […]

62 Really Fun Things to do at South Beach, Miami

Ocean Drive South Beach Miami Florida at night

America’s playground has been a magnet for sun worshippers and party people for decades, from the roaring twenties through to present day. This guide reveals the best things to do at South Beach, Miami Beach including where to see the coolest Art Deco, where to find fun bars, and what cultural experiences are worth visiting. […]

30 Things to do in Miami Beach: Art Deco, Beaches & Partying

Ocean Drive Art Deco with palm trees at day South Beach Miami Beach Florida

Neon lights, Selfie cameras, and Art Deco action! Our best things to do in Miami Beach guide is about to tear through this vibrant Floridian coastal city. Get ready to feel the sand in your Crocs, capture the colorful lifeguard towers on your phone, get cultured by the art, feed your bellies with local cuisine, […]

24 Awesome Things to Do on Long Island: Beaches, Wineries, Shopping, Museums & More

Old Westbury Gardens Mansion - Long Island New York

There are so many fun things to do on Long Island, but not enough visitors to NYC head out to explore! If you live on Long Island, then you know the East End is beautiful, the wine and food of the North Fork are delicious, and the beaches and conservation areas along the South Shore […]

22 Things to Do in Athens GA for Football Fans, History Buffs, Foodies & More

Athens, Georgia, USA Downtown skyline at night

Wondering what to do in Athens, Georgia? While Atlanta might get more press, Athens is just over an hour away and boasts tons of fun and interesting things to do for locals and visitors alike. The city is home to the University of Georgia, which was the very first state-chartered university in the entire country. […]

22 Romantic Things to Do in Atlanta, GA

Evening view of Centennial Park in Downtown Atlanta Georgia

If you’re looking for a fun, romantic getaway, look no further than Atlanta, Georgia!  Atlanta is filled with history, culture, and entertainment that will keep you and your partner busy during your visit. There’s tons of stuff to do in this vibrant southern city, and you can easily fill up your date days and nights […]

Christmas Lights in Boston: Light Shows, Displays & Tree Lighting

Holiday Lights at Night in Boston, MA.

One of the best ways to experience Boston during the holidays is to see some of its spectacular light displays.  During the Christmas season, many areas in and around Boston transform into a winter wonderland, complete with twinkling lights and festive decorations.  There are also plenty of wonderful Christmas markets in Boston you won’t want […]

Hocus Pocus Filming Locations – Movie 1 AND 2!

White building on Ocean Drive in Salem Hocus Pocus filming location

Sistaaaahs! Come with me on a virtual tour of the best Hocus Pocus filming locations but watch out for the Sanderson Sisters. Fly with us as we discover where Max, Dani and Allison live, what building hosts the best party in town, and which cemetery played the backdrop for the bullying scene during our tour […]

Fall in Florida: Halloween, Festivals & Fun Activities

Palm trees and colorful umbrella at Clearwater Beach

Fall might not be the first season that comes to mind when you think of Florida, but there’s actually a lot to love about spending autumn in the Sunshine State.  For starters, the weather is still warm enough to enjoy all your favorite outdoor activities like going to the beach or hiking. And of course, […]

All Aboard! New Hampshire Train Rides

View of Mount Washington Cog Railway. New Hampshire

Toot toot! Hop aboard the famous New Hampshire train rides that depart from historic platforms and chug along scenic routes, especially during leaf-peeping season. A New Hampshire fall foliage train ride is a unique thing to do in The Granite State in autumn, a dreamy experience souvenir that should be on every New England bucket […]