Planning your first trip to the Grand Canyon can be overwhelming. At 277 miles long and 18 miles wide, with four different areas to visit it’s hard to know where to start. However, with some research, planning, and travel tips, you’ll feel ready to experience this natural marvel in northern Arizona.
The most popular thing to do in Akumal is snorkel with wild sea turtles. The area has been known for its sea turtle population for generations and the town was originally founded as a community for scuba divers. Here’s how to (responsibly) snorkel with sea turtles in Akumal, Mexico.
Eugene is a college town located in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Home to the University of Oregon Ducks, a handful of breweries, and the Saturday Market, it’s a town full of college kids, hippies, and generally laid back folks. Here’s your guide for what to do, eat, and drink on a visit to Eugene, Oregon.
You could spend countless days eating donuts, drinking IPAs, and wandering through Portland's parks. If you’ve got a limited amount of time, it’s easy to make the most of it downtown. It’s easily walkable and home to some must see spots. Here’s how to spend one day downtown in Portland, Oregon.
The Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta, also known as the California Delta, is a massive series of waterways in Northern California. With all the open land and meandering rivers, it’s a peaceful place to be, and a great spot for a family getaway.
Lake Arrowhead is a town nestled high up in California's San Bernardino Mountains and has served as a getaway for Southern California residents for many years. With its alpine atmosphere, gorgeous scenery, and sublime calm, it’s easy to see why. Here’s all you need to know for a visit to Lake Arrowhead any time of year.
Located near Flagstaff, Arizona, Sedona is famous for its red rocks and hippie vibe. The town is situated along Oak Creek in the Verde Valley region. It’s a wonderful place for hiking, sightseeing, and relaxing. Here’s how to spend a relaxing few days in Sedona.
From Hermits Rest to Desert View Watchtower, here’s how to spend your time at the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.
Coronado is reachable by car or ferry from downtown San Diego, and once you’re there you’ll feel like you’re far away from it all.
With its turquoise waters, charming beach bars, and friendly ambiance, Akumal deserves to be more than just a pit stop. With Akumal as your base, you can still easily explore the rest of Riviera Maya, then promptly escape the hustle and bustle back in Akumal’s peaceful paradise.