There’s so much to see and do in New York City, a full year seeing the sights might not let you see it all. When looking at a long weekend, a dose of realistic planning will help you enjoy one of the world’s great cities. For first-time families, here’s a list of iconic landmarks that will certainly fill up your time in this phenomenal city.
As part of a wonderful trip to Sedona, we used a couple days and ventured up to The Grand Canyon. Day-trips on a tour bus are available, but we opted to drive up on our own and stay overnight. This gave us more time at one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Knowing we didn’t want to do a quick drive-by plus you never know about the weather, I booked us a cabin on the rim a year in advance! I’m a planner and it’s important to be one while arranging a trip to one of America’s most visited national parks. [Read more…]
Flipping through glossy promotional brochures about Hawaii, you are bound to see an image of glowing hot lava oozing from Kilauea Volcano. After all, Kilauea is one of the most active volcanoes on Earth and a major tourist draw bringing in over 2.6 million visitors each year. Here are a few of the sites and a couple of tips for your trip to Kilauea.