One hidden gem among U.S. national monuments is a treasure like no other. At the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument, visitors take a deeper look into spectacular chapters of our nation’s history through the natural resources that make it what it is today.
Should you find yourself meandering through the Midwest, then you certainly must make a stop to see the vast, wild landscape of Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area. Offering visitors an unparalleled opportunity to immerse themselves in the natural world, the extraordinary site of Bighorn Canyon spans more than 120,000 acres in Montana and Wyoming and is comprised of a diversified landscape of forest, mountains, upland prairie, deep canyons, broad valleys, high desert, lake, and wetlands.
If you’ve never before had an opportunity to travel to Tampa, then you are in for quite a treat. Whether you plan to explore underwater wonders at the Florida Aquarium, ride roller coasters at Busch Gardens, or soak up some rays in the Florida Sunshine, a trip to Tampa is sure to provide fun for the whole family.
So, what’s on your agenda while you are there? With so many options from which to choose, you may not know where to begin. Our DriveTheNation.com team has compiled our “Quick Guide to Tampa” so that you won’t have to miss any of the action.
You’ve already taken the kids for pictures with Santa and you’ve decked the halls with lights. Now, it’s time to check out (or make) a holiday favorite tradition—gingerbread houses.
A resort getaway off the coast of Los Angeles, Catalina Island is a world apart from the hustle and bustle of the mainland just 22 miles away. The air is refreshing, the water is clear and the community is casual. Our favorite part? There’s not one traffic light on the whole island. Our team at DriveTheNation.com has compiled the following Quick Guide to Catalina Island:
More than 250,000 people visit Salem, Massachusetts annually to explore all the city has to offer during Halloween. October is one of the best times to visit Salem, Massachusetts, the “witch town” known for its sinister past and spooky aura.
Read on to learn more about the haunted happenings taking place throughout the entire month of October in Salem, Massachusetts:
If there’s one thing we love at DriveTheNation.com, it’s road trips. More specifically, we love helping our readers ensure their travel experiences are the best yet. Fortunately, that doesn’t mean you have to be wealthy to enjoy lavish excursions. To create memorable moments with those who matter most, our team at DriveTheNation.com has compiled our favorite ways to save up for your next adventure. Below we have included 10 Unique Savings Tips for Your Travel Fund:
Go for gold! No, we are not even referencing the Olympic games this time. Did you know that everyday Americans have the opportunity to strike gold right in their own back yards? In fact, historians have dubbed it “gold fever” and it has induced dozens of dashed dreams for every life-changing strike. Yet, the fever continues to burn. Check out our Top Places to Pan for Gold:
Though the summer months are rapidly drawing to a close, readers can take comfort in the fact that Labor Day is just around the corner! Our team at DrivetheNation.com has searched high and low for the best Labor Day events throughout the country. Check out our top Labor Day attractions that you won’t want to miss!
The Olympics are in full swing and the athletes are proudly representing their countries of origin as they compete for gold. Team USA alone has sent over 500 athletes to the Olympics in Rio, but where were those athletes born and raised in America?
Hailing from sea to shining sea, Team USA brings together top talent from every region of the country. Learn more about the hometowns of Team USA Olympic athletes.