To-die-for Cajun and Creole cuisine, one-of-a-kind architecture, and authentic Jazz music, have thousands of first-time visitors heading for this historic city on the Mississippi River. From the French Quarter to the Garden District to Bourbon Street, New Orleans has so many fun things to do. Get ready to explore 13 amazing ways to have fun in NOLA during your first visit.
Floating just off the coast of Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard is an island accessible by sea or air. Skip the flight and catch a ferry, the boat, if you are a local. On the water, you will hear the boat horns, breath in the salty air, feel the ocean breeze on your face, and enjoy a classic New England seascape. It’s an enchanting sensory experience to get you pumped about arriving on this famed summer island.
Cruising along a quiet road on Kauai’s west side, I’m offered a glimpse into the Hawaiian countryside. Filling my view are green rolling hills, cows grazing, and papaya fields. Sparsely developed, this is what I imagine more of Hawaii used to look like before its booming tourist industry kicked in. It pleases me to see there is a quieter side to this island paradise.
When my plane touched down on the island of Lana’i, night had fallen. An island where the deer outnumber the locals, the dark ride to the Four Seasons Lana’i was anything but. During the ride marked by only a handful of road signs, no traffic lights or streetlights, and virtually no other cars, the starry night sky was in full bloom.