Seven short hiking trails in Tennessee | Guest post

Written by Rebecca Pittore of AllTheRooms With tree-covered forests, breathtaking waterfalls, and swimming holes to dip in, Tennessee is full of trails and parks perfect for everyone to explore. Whether you’re a novice hiker or an expert, alone or with the whole family and your dog, you’ll find something for you in this charming southern … More Seven short hiking trails in Tennessee | Guest post

A guide to Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Featuring a scenic river, majestic waterfalls, deep forests, rolling hills, and an abundance of wildlife and plants, Cuyahoga Valley National Park is a haven for nature lovers. Despite the park’s close proximity to Cleveland and Akron, Ohio, it feels like a world away. The tranquil and picturesque Cuyahoga Valley National Park is the perfect destination … More A guide to Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Nine photos & quotes to inspire you to visit US national parks

The National Park Service’s 102nd birthday On August 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the National Park Service Act, which created the National Park Service. The act stated that the NPS “is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the … More Nine photos & quotes to inspire you to visit US national parks

A guide to Theodore Roosevelt National Park

“It was here that the romance of my life began,” Theodore Roosevelt proclaimed many years ago. Where was “here” exactly? Well, in the badlands of North Dakota and what is now Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Unspoiled badlands and prairie meadows across 70,446 acres make the Theodore Roosevelt National Park such a gem to explore. It’s … More A guide to Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Add the Westman Islands to your Iceland itinerary

Off the southern coast of Iceland, the Westman Islands, also called Vestmannaeyjar, are a collection of 15 islands, 14 of which were formed about 11,000 years ago from submarine volcanoes. The lone island, Surtsey, rose from the water in 1963 and has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2008. Due to its delicate fauna, … More Add the Westman Islands to your Iceland itinerary

Enjoy the outdoors in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Yes, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is an extremely popular tourist destination. However, don’t let that fool you into thinking it doesn’t have a plethora of outdoorsy things to do and ways to get off the beaten path. With some of the most popular beaches in the United States, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and its surrounding … More Enjoy the outdoors in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Responsible tourism in Iceland & beyond – Tips for responsible travel

As travelers, responsible tourism needs to be at the forefront of our minds. Traveling is a privilege, so it’s our responsibility to take care of the places we step foot in. And responsible tourism is especially important when visiting Iceland. The country’s fragile vegetation and soil paired with the constant stream of tourists make it … More Responsible tourism in Iceland & beyond – Tips for responsible travel