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!

22 Best Jersey Shore Towns: Beaches, Boardwalks, Boutique Shops & More

The Cape May Lighthouse from 1859 stands at the southernmost tip of New Jersey in the charming little resort of Cape May Point

Looking to explore some of the best Jersey Shore towns? Stretching approximately 130 miles, the Jersey Shore encompasses numerous towns and beach communities that draw in visitors from near and far. Whether you’re looking to stroll along the iconic boardwalks of Seaside Heights, indulge in delectable seafood in Cape May, or enjoy the laid-back atmosphere […]

Vermont Bucket List: 168 Things to Do in the Green Mountain State

Stowe Welcome postcard mural art Vermont

Step right into an adventure at the Green Mountain State with our ultimate Vermont bucket list guide! From the picturesque towns of Stowe and Woodstock to the stunning natural beauty of Lake Champlain and Killington, this state offers a plethora of unique experiences for all the family. To help you plan your trip, we’ve curated […]

New Hampshire Bucket List: 186 Things to Do in The Granite State

Clark Lookout Trail view in New London New Hampshire

Check out our comprehensive New Hampshire bucket list to discover the attractions, activities, and destinations to add to your itinerary! New Hampshire is a state located in the northeastern region of the United States.  Known as the “Granite State,” it is famous for its rugged natural beauty, picturesque towns, and abundant history.  It is home […]

Cherry Blossoms in Maryland: 22 Best Places to See with Activities

Cherry blossoms in front of row houses in Patterson Park, Baltimore

Spring has finally arrived and what better way to embrace the season of renewal than by taking a trip to see the breathtaking cherry blossoms in Maryland!  The state boasts a variety of stunning parks and gardens that are filled with colorful shades of pink and white blooms that will leave you in awe. These […]

Maine Bucket List: 163 Things to Do in the Pine Tree State

The marker and view at the Height of Land lookout in the Rangeley Lakes Region in Maine

Welcome to the Pine Tree State, where the rocky coastline meets dense forests, and the people are as friendly as can be.  Maine, the easternmost state in the United States and the largest in New England is known for its natural beauty, fresh seafood, and picturesque coastal towns. If you’re on the hunt for some […]

Your Guide to Seeing Cherry Blossoms in Washington DC to Plan the Perfect Trip

US Capitol building Washington DC in spring

Seeing the cherry blossoms in Washington DC is a bucket list trip for many. For those who are lucky enough to live nearby, it’s an annual event that even the most jaded of DCists can’t help but enjoy. The beauty of these white and pink blossoms around the Tidal Basin lifts the spirits and reignites […]

12 Best Day Trips from Washington DC: Where to Go, How to Get There, & What to Do

Various lunch plates from Sumac restaurant at Pen Druid Brewing in Sperryville Virginia

Visiting the nation’s capital soon? Its strategic location makes it so easy to take a wide variety of fun and interesting day trips from Washington DC, so you can enjoy the city and get out to see even more! Whether you’re looking for history, wineries, beautiful scenery, or just a different day out, there are […]

21 Winter Day Trips from NYC: Snowy Activities, Seasonal Shopping, Quaint Towns & More

Old Yale Campus in winter in New Haven, Connecticut.

Eager to get out of the city? Enjoy these awesome winter day trips from NYC to maximize the season! Whether you’re looking for seasonal markets for holiday shopping or snow-fueled adventure on the slopes, there is so much fun to be had on a single-day getaway from New York. Take a winter road trip or […]

21 Slopes & Mountain Resorts for the Best Skiing in New England This Winter

Skiiers on a snowy day at Okemo Mountain Resort in Ludlow Vermont

Ready to hit the slopes for some New England skiing this season? We’re highlighting all the best spots in each New England state, starting with the most popular and best destinations that you can’t skip this winter. Organized by state, from the most popular can’t-miss destination to the lesser known, here’s our guide to the […]