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The Local Guide To Jacksonville FLtravelwelldunn (Bryana Dunn) From catching a football game to chant Duvallll loud and proud, to taking in a sunset at one of our waterfront parks, to going on a food tour around town to find the local spots for tacos! Jacksonville will surprise you in a good way & here is the hometown guide for you from a local. #HometownGuides
Destin Floridanetanyas (Netanya Trimboli) Spring break with two kids, ages 7 and 9
Florida Keys 2021chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
Jacksonville Fun!40andfree (Pam Patton) Must do's in Jacksonville, Florida
Perfect for Christmas Shopping!wanderfulessentials (Casey Griffin) These are the places I go for my favorite Christmas shopping!
Day In Jacksonville Itinerarytravelwelldunn (Bryana Dunn) Passing through Jacksonville, FL ? Staying for a day or two Here is a full itinerary of where to go.
7 Ice Cream Spots To Cool You Down This Summer In Jacksonville, Floridatravelwelldunn (Bryana Dunn) Ice Cream Anyone? Summer is here and being a Florida local it’s a must! Here is my round up of the Best Ice Cream Spots In Jacksonville, Fl. Call it your Ice Cream Itinerary!
Miami Holiday Feelslaurenmack (Lauren Mack) Forget snow and get into the holiday spirit in Magic City. Each place on this list is perfect for getting in the holiday spirit.
Jacksonville Florida's Best Spots For Takeout!travelwelldunn (Bryana Dunn) Jacksonville FL is a big city, there are many great options to choose from. The best places in Jacksonville FL for takeout will be a place that makes it easy to order food and pick it up, either at the store or at a drive-through window. A good takeout restaurant should also have great food and convenient hours to go with the takeout service.
Christmas in Floridawanderfulessentials (Casey Griffin) Even though the temps will probably be in the 70s for Christmas, it doesn't mean that we don't celebrate Christmas in Florida! These are some of my favorite places in my home town to get in the Christmas spirit.
christmas in st augustineleah (Leah Fishman) Year after year, St. Augustine is named one of the best places to celebrate Christmas in the US. While snow definitely won't be on the menu, I'm def looking forward to the city-wide Night of Lights (millions of tiny white lights all over the buildings, bridges, and parks), Christmas parades, breweries, distillery tours, etc. etc.
Unforgettable 50th Anniversary Treats at Disney World | 2022chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
St. Pete Planningterri.p (Terri Peters) Headed to St. Petersburg, Fla. with friends in a few weekends and these are the places we hope to check out! Would love suggestions, too!
Theme Park Hotels Where You Can Bring Your Dog Along For the Ride (But Not On the Rides)tarahchieffi (Tarah Chieffi)
Best National Parks With Beachesseeker (Seeker Editors) Whether you are setting up camp to drift away to the distant sound of waves beating against the shoreline, or are planning on taking the entire fam out for a beach-day extravaganza- these pristine coastlines need to be on the top of your list. From rugged, cliffed landscapes to small idyllic beaches *ideal* for children, tour America’s fantastic shores at these untouched beachy wonders.
My Favorite Hotels that Make Me Feel at Homelaurenmack (Lauren Mack) For destinations I repeatedly visit, here are my favorite accommodations that make me feel at home.
Get To Know Tarah Through My Favorite Places In the Worldtarahchieffi (Tarah Chieffi) Travel is a huge part of my life and you can't really know me until you know my favorite beach, my favorite airport, and the place I got in over my head on a bike ride and my husband had to push me part of the way.
Theme Parks in the USseeker (Seeker Editors) A quintessential summertime experience, amusement parks draw crowds from around the world to embrace the adrenaline, munch on salty snacks, and make memories to last a lifetime. Whether you are planning an exciting first date, friend reunion, or planning out how to give your kids an experience to remember- these amusement parks will not disappoint.
Best Beaches Of North Americaseeker (Seeker Editors) Nothing says 'vacation' quite like a beach getaway, and we have *not* been able to stop thinking about what beach we want to visit next. These are our recent fave beaches across North America, and we have selected something for everyone. Whether you want to escape the crowds and explore pristine coastlines, are seeking crystal clear shimmering water to snorkel, or want an exciting family getaway full of sun & fun- we have found the place for you. Take a look through our selection of the best beaches in North America for some major vacay inspo, while we pretend we're lying beach-side with a fizzy drink in hand.
top day trips from west palm beach, flleah (Leah Fishman)
18 of the Craziest New Year’s Eve Ball Drop Events in the USRead more...
Three, two, one…happy new year! Cities around the globe are ushering in the new year with coordinated countdowns and wacky, wild ball drops. Arguably, the most epic New Year’s Eve event is the ball drop in Times Square in New York, but smaller spots host equally exciting countdowns that include dropping quirky objects, like a […]
16 Underrated US Cities Worth VisitingRead more...
Sometimes the best cities in the US aren’t household names…or even home to major airports. Beyond capital cities and near major metropolises are lesser-known cities, town and villages waiting to be explored. Beauty, history, and charm make many of the most underrated US cities worth a visit in 2023. From soothing soaks in the hot […]
15 Best Places to Celebrate Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos)Read more...
One of the most magical fall festivals in the world is Día de los Muertos: a traditional Mexican holiday where families honor death and celebrate life. Held on November 2, it’s believed that deceased relatives reunite with their families on Day of the Dead. The night is filled with music, processions, and candlelit ofrendas (altars) […]
The Best Places to Celebrate Halloween WorldwideRead more...
Darkness falls across the world on October 31st, ushering in a night of Halloween thrills and chills. The pagan festival of Halloween was first celebrated in Ireland 3,000 years ago. Today, the Gaelic festival is celebrated with freaky fun that includes wild halloween events, carved pumpkins, trick-or-treating, ghost tours, parades, and more. While there are […]
The Best Fall Festivals in the US for 2022Read more...
After a summer of fun in the sun, you autumn know (get it?) about these cozy fall events and festivals. Stretching from the autumnal equinox in late September to the Winter Solstice at the end of December, autumn is the perfect time to enjoy the outdoors by apple picking, leaf peeping, and festival-going. From stargazing to […]
List of All National Parks in the US By State | 2022Read more...
From swivel chairs to space rockets, the US has had some darn bright ideas over its short history. But of all the ideas that have changed the world, the national parks system is surely close to the top. It was way back in 1872 that the sulfur-belching lands of Yellowstone were designated as protected lands […]
50 of the Most Romantic Places in the US by StateRead more...
Love is in the air, around the corner, and all over the map. Whether you prefer long walks on the beach at sunset, wining and dining until the wee hours of the morning, or soaring to new heights – literally, we have 50 shades of ways to spark love, rekindle romance, and induce wanderlust. Let’s […]
13 Epic National Parks to Visit in WinterRead more...
From tropical islands to winter wonderlands, these sprawling US national parks are brimming with a sense of exploration and wonder. Visit frozen waterfalls and ski down snowy slopes in Montana at Glacier National Park, go snorkeling alongside sandy shorelines at Florida’s Dry Tortugas National Park, or hike volcanic landscapes and lava fields at Hawai’i Volcanoes […]
The Ultimate Guide to Halloween Horror Nights Orlando 2022Read more...
Most people run from things that go bump in the night, but Halloween Horror Nights (HNN) at Universal Orlando Resort’s Universal Studios Florida park invites guests to run straight toward them. On select nights in September and October each year, the Orlando, FL theme park transforms from a family-friendly vacation spot into a playground for […]
17 of the Most Haunted Places in AmericaRead more...
Mysterious and spooky, ghosts have captivated the world for centuries. From ghost stories and seances to haunted tours of the most mysterious places on earth, the fascination with spirits and connecting with the departed skyrockets during autumn with cooler weather, long nights, and, of course, Halloween. The most haunted places in the U.S. are not […]
9 of America’s Top Dinosaur Museums & AttractionsRead more...
Did you grow up lecturing classmates on the difference between a Brontosaurus and a Brachiosaurus? Did you spend sleepless nights watching Jurassic Park over and over (and over) again? While we can’t hook you up with a time machine, we can point you toward nine dinosaur museums and dinosaur attractions across the US where you […]
The Most Unusual Places to Sleep, According to 12 Travel ExpertsRead more...
Years of traveling paints a pretty clear picture of what a “normal” hotel experience is, but these travelers stepped (way) outside the box. Waking up to elephants outside of your window in South Africa, hostels reimagined from *actual* forts on remote islands off the coast of France, hotels sculpted entirely of ice in Quebec (brrr), […]
The Top 10 LGBTQ+ Friendly Cities: RankedRead more...
Grab your passport, pack your bags, and don’t forget your rainbow tee— these 10 cities around the world are ready to welcome you as your most authentic self. From small tropical getaways to buzzing urban scenes, these are some of the most picturesque places where members of the LGBTQIA+ community can not just feel safe, […]
9 of the Most Outrageous Theme Parks Treats in the USRead more...
Theme parks know how to do treats. Everywhere you look there are ice cream cones, cotton candy, pretzels, and popcorn. While those are all perfectly acceptable snacks, they aren’t quite the drool-worthy treats you dream about at night, ya know? This list of over-the-top treats will have you saying things like, “I can’t believe those […]
23 Unique Things to Do in OrlandoRead more...
When you think about Orlando, the first thing that comes to mind is probably the world famous theme park that calls this city home (hey, Disney). Don’t get us wrong: the parks are definitely fun and worth a visit. But there are also a host of local, hidden experiences just steps away from rollercoasters and […]
11 Illuminated Landmarks Around the WorldRead more...
The lights are bright on Broadway….and so many other places in the world. From neon-lit ice castles to public squares with glowing trees, the world’s illuminated landmarks are so bright that you may have to wear shades— even at night. A century ago, colorful, chromatic neon started crowding the night sky, creatively persuading passersby to […]
33 of the Luckiest Places in the WorldRead more...
It’s time to get lucky. Travelers in search of health, wealth, and happiness have dozens of destinations to choose from in their quest for good luck. From statues and fountains to temples and natural wonders, luck comes in all shapes and sizes. As luck would have it, we traveled to 33 of the luckiest places in […]
The Ultimate Guide to Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando 2023Read more...
Universal Orlando Resort has been celebrating Mardi Gras for 26 years, and with a few health and safety modifications, this year is no exception. Like New Orleans, there are bedazzled floats, jazz music, and a lively atmosphere that you wouldn’t expect to see outside of Bourbon Street. To ensure the safety of guests and employees, […]
14 Green Places You Need to Add to Your Bucket ListRead more...
“Are they talking about sustainability or what?” —Most people, before reading this introduction. No folks, we’re talking about literal green places— although it makes sense that the two usually go hand-in-hand. From rainforests and misty pine tree-covered wonderlands to emerald-colored palaces and living, breathing skyscrapers, “green travel” brings an impressive amount of beauty. Buckle up and […]
10 Theme Park Celebrations For a Holly, Jolly HolidayRead more...
We know 2020 has been a real Scrooge, but even with modified offerings and health measures in place, theme parks around the world are bringing major Christmas cheer this holiday season. From festive decor to live entertainment and over-the-top holiday treats, even that mean old Scrooge might get a smile on his face. There’s snow […]
10 of the Best Theme Park Bars in the WorldRead more...
Amusement parks aren’t always known as the best place to saddle up to the bar for a frosty beer or fancy cocktail, but most have a hidden gem or two that can hold their own against your favorite local haunt. From hand-crafted mixed drinks to cozy couches and gorgeous scenery, these watering holes will blow […]
The Best Theme Parks Halloween Events for 2022Read more...
Theme parks around the world have devised some positively devilish ways to keep the Halloween spirit alive— or in this case, undead—in 2022. This year, look forward to haunted houses, nighttime coaster rides, pumpkin-spiced treats, and sprawling scare zones with creepy creatures lurking behind every dark corner. Don’t be a jerk-o-lantern: grab a friend and […]
Everglades National Park: The Complete Guide for 2023Read more...
Sawgrass, cypress hammocks, sloshing swamps, and waxy mangroves— that’s the patchwork of Everglades National Park. It all rolls out for as far as the eye can see, capping the southern tip of the Sunshine State with what’s now the largest protected wilderness east of the Mississippi River. What the Everglades lack in soaring mountain summits, […]
10 of the Best Theme Park Food & Wine Festivals 2022Read more...
If you’ve been avoiding theme park vacations because you aren’t into princesses or tripping over toddlers all day, these theme park food and wine festivals might be enough to change your mind. Offering unexpected and unquestionably more grown-up menus, these festivals bring upscale dishes and swanky libations into the world of corn dogs and soft […]
The Best Festivals For Black Travelers 2022Read more...
Community and Blackness go hand-in-hand. Simply put, it’s not easy living in a world where your culture is constantly appropriated and commodified without credit. As a response, we’ve collectively begun carving out spaces of boldness and Blackness designed by us, for us. While joining Black travel groups and following inspiring Black travel bloggers bring us together, […]
27 of the Best 420 Events Around the WorldRead more...
Cannabis rallies, festivals and parties have been around since the 70’s as a way to celebrate, educate, and protest weed laws around the world. Typically popping up on or around April 20th, 420 friendly events provide one day of freedom and fun with like-minded pals. While we love having something to look forward to, we […]
Best Places to Celebrate Hanukkah Around the World 2021Read more...
We all know that the best thing to do during Hanukkah is to celebrate with family and friends. It’s a time to appreciate your loved ones and honor an amazing, deep-seated tradition. But if you suddenly feel the urge to travel around the world (who doesn’t every once and awhile?), then we’ve got the perfect […]
20 Pink Places You Need to Add to Your Bucket ListRead more...
Dive into the trendiest color of the decade. Whether you’ve just hopped on the pink train or have always loved the color, check out these photo-worthy pink places around the world to satisfy your pink obsession while traveling. 23 Prettiest Pink Places in the World With a combination of Gothic, Roman and Baroque design, Tan […]