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Vegas Road Trip: 7 Best Stops Between Los Angeles and Las Vegas

If you've ever taken a road trip from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, it's not something most people look forward to. It's pure boring nothing - almost 300miles of flat, plain, middle of nowhere desert. But if you're traveling this road for work or for pleasure or just as a means to get to somewhere else, there are a...

Best & Worst Things To Do in Bryce Canyon

Bryce Canyon is my favorite canyon national park. It's just so unique and cool! You literally can't look anywhere without saying "Wow". It's also on the small side as far as national parks go - there's not a whole lot of variety of activities since the park pretty much only consists of one big awesome canyon. It's easy to...

Hiking to Wall Street in Bryce Canyon

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The infamous Wall Street is one of the most well know rock formations in Bryce Canyon. It's an iconic section of Bryce's Amphitheater marked by towering rock cliffs and hoodoos. If you're visiting Bryce, this is an absolute must see! Overview: There are two ways to get to Wall Street - the short way using the Navajo Loop Trail or the...

The Navajo Loop Trail

The Navajo loop trail is probably one of the most popular, best, fastest, and easiest ways to see and hike in Bryce National Park. Bryce is a pretty small park as far as national parks go. There's really only one attraction, which is the canyon and then all of the view points and hikes are just different ways to...

Swim in Yellowstone’s Boiling River

The boiling river is one of the best not-so-well-kept secrets of Yellowstone. It's becoming increasingly popular, but isn't as widely know about as some of the other world-famous attractions in the park. If you're in the Mammoth Hot Spring area, it's well worth a stop just to wade around in even if you don't have a swimsuit with you....

How to Avoid and/or Recover From Altitude Sickness

Altitude sickness (also know as mountain sickness) is rarely fatal, but it will definitely put a damper on your travel plans. Avoid ruining days on your trip by taking the necessary steps to be aware of and avoid altitude sickness. I experienced mild altitude sickness when visiing Machu Picchu in Peru due to the high altitude, and while I...

Point Lobos State Reserve

It doesn't get much more beautiful than Point Lobos State Reserve. It's an unforgettable area of the central coast of California with amazing wildlife, dramatic cliffs, peaceful coves, forests, and hiking paths. If you're anywhere near this area, it's an absolute must-see. Known as the "crown jewel of the California parks system" (which is saying a lot since CA...

Carmel Wine Walk Tasting Tour

There were two things that brought us to this little sea-side town: the cute fairytale architecture and the Wine Walk. The idea of walking through secret passages and alleys between the these adorable looking buildings while on the hunt for the next tasting room sounded like a lot of fun. While not as notorious for wine as Napa or Sonoma...

10+ Things to Do in Morro Bay

Morro Bay is an absolutely adorable charming sea-side town along Route 1 between Big Sur and Santa Barbara that you should absolutely visit! It's a great destination for a weekend getaway or for a 1-day stop during a coastal road trip. It has a relaxed atmosphere that's trendy, but not yet overrun by tourists. One of the things I really...

Death Valley 1-Day Road Trip

Planning a road trip to see all of Death Valley in one day is impossible. It's one of the biggest parks in the country as 140miles long and is full of dirt roads, so even driving the length of it will take up a good chunk of your day. But if you only have one day and want to...