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Badlands National Park: What to Do in 24 Hours

Badlands National Park in South Dakota is one national park that you can visit in a short amount of time, like 24 hours, and still hit almost everything. This truly otherworldly park is one-of-a-kind with its fossils, moon-like surfaces and fantastic nighttime ranger program, which you won’t want to miss!   Badlands National Park in … Read more

Best Whitewater Rafting in the Southeast: Wildwater Chattooga

Do you crave outdoor time to connect with Mother Nature? Does zip-lining or whitewater rafting over waterfalls appeal to the adventurer in you? We recommend booking an adventure with Wildwater Chattooga, which offers some of the best whitewater rafting in the southeast.   Best Whitewater Rafting in the Southeast: Wildwater Chattooga You’ll find exciting adventures … Read more

RV Travel Tips to Get Away Closer to Home

Cruise America RV rental Nancy

By Nancy McLaughlin Our family is accustomed to flying to on vacation; however, this year we were looking for other options and decided to try RV travel for the first time. I’m guessing we’re not alone! 🙂 An RV felt like a good way to be self-contained, social distance and avoid hotels and airports, while … Read more

10 Carefree Things to Do in Cabo San Lucas

things to do Cabo San Lucas

By John Chavez April 24, 2010. It was my sister’s 50th birthday. To celebrate her half-century, she invited her three siblings (and respective families) to an all-expenses-paid trip to Cabo San Lucas. Hooray! But wait. I can’t go! April was a bad month for me (my city budget assignment is due on April 20), so … Read more

European Vacation on Miles Part 5: Tuscany

Tuscan countryside view San Gimignano

This summer, my family took our very first trip together to Europe — and we did the flights from the U.S. to Dublin and most of the intra-Europe flights on miles! We saw some amazing things, ate some of the most fantastic food imaginable and dipped our toes in speaking other languages. It was priceless. … Read more