Category Archives: Planning

Planning an East Coast vacation or day trip to an East Coast town or city? Our planning guides will help you create the best trip ever!

A Visitor’s Guide to the Martha’s Vineyard Towns

Sunset crowds at Menemsha Beach in Menemsha Chilmark Marthas Vineyard Massachusetts

Wondering which Martha’s Vineyard towns to visit during your upcoming trip? As a small island off the southeastern shore of Massachusetts, the Vineyard is a thriving vacation destination during the summer. Knowing where to go and what to expect can help make your planning much easier! There are only six major towns on Martha’s Vineyard, […]

10 Best Places to Go for an Idyllic Maine Summer Vacation

Views from the View from Curtis Lighthouse Overlook in Camden Maine

Planning to take a Maine summer vacation this year? This New England state offers so much natural beauty, history, and fantastic food that you’ll love exploring from the coast to the mountains. In this guide, you’ll find popular vacation ideas, more remote suggestions, and all our best tips for visiting the islands off Maine’s coast. […]

Free Guide to All the Cape Cod Towns for Easy Trip Planning

View of Nobska Lighthouse in Falmouth Massachusetts

There are 15 Cape Cod towns that are further broken down into popular villages (for example, Hyannis is actually a village in the town of Barnstable…confusing, I know!). If you’re planning a trip to Cape Cod, you’ll want to make sure you book your accommodations in a town that meets your needs. Families might want calm […]

Springtime in Florida: 22 Fun Things to Do & Places to Visit

Sandy shore and blue skies of Palm Beach in Florida

Springtime in Florida brings pleasantly warm temperatures without the scorching heat of summer, making it one of the fantastic times to visit.  In this guide, we’ll walk you through all the places to go and activities to try that make this season truly special. Get ready for those pristine beaches, gardens bursting with blooms, the […]

Extraordinary New Jersey Fall Getaways: Unique Experiences & Hidden Gems

Historic Batsto Mansion Hammonton New Jersey

Looking for some fabulous New Jersey fall getaways?  In this guide, we’ll take you on a journey through lesser-known NJ destinations that might not be on your usual travel radar but are certainly worth every bit of your weekend for seasonal fun! What makes these places special is the one-of-a-kind experiences they offer during the […]

23 Best Beach Towns in Florida: From Laid-Back to Fun-Filled

Siesta Key Beach sign leading to sandy path in Florida

With its 1,350 miles of coastline, it’s no surprise that the Sunshine State boasts an array of charming beach towns that cater to every type of traveler.  Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly atmosphere, old-town vibes, or a tranquil escape, you’ll find something that suits your interest here. To help you plan, this guide will […]

A Complete Shenandoah National Park Visitors Guide for Planning Your Next Visit

View of the Blue Ridge cliffs on the Stony Man Mountain.

Thinking about a visit to Shenandoah National Park but not sure where to start? Whether you’re a nature lover, an outdoor enthusiast, or simply someone yearning for a tranquil escape in Virginia’s natural wonderland, you’re in the right place. To make your trip planning a breeze, we’ve put together this comprehensive Shenandoah National Park visitors […]

22 Best Hikes in Shenandoah National Park: Easy Family-Friendly Trails to Challenging Climbs

Sunset over the Blue Ridge from Bearfence Mountain, in Shenandoah National Park Virginia

Looking for some of the best hikes in Shenandoah National Park? Located in the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, this National Park boasts over 500 miles of hiking trails that wind through lush forests, along cascading waterfalls, and up to stunning panoramic viewpoints.  The diverse terrain ranges from gentle meadows to challenging rocky slopes […]