9 Fun Things to do in Central Missouri During Summer

things to do in Central MissouriPerhaps when you first hear Central Missouri as a travel destination, your ears won’t perk up much. Well, we’ve established this list of 9 fun things to do in Central Missouri that should make you eager to start planning your vacation. This area of the country boasts many outdoor adventure opportunities, the state’s largest university, and the capital city. Central Missouri is a great place to escape the face-paced life in the big city and spend some time relaxing. But as the Show-Me State nickname demands, we don’t want to just tell you that Central Missouri is awesome. We want to show you our list, so without further ado, here it is!

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Why You Don’t Want to Miss These Oregon Coast Attractions

Oregon Coast attractionsThe Oregon Coast is one of the most wonderful places to visit, as you can see more than 360 miles of coastline that look out upon the Pacific Ocean. Up and down the coast, you will get to travel through several different terrains, including some areas lined with cliffs and others centered around sandy dunes. While you’re taking in all of the perfect natural scenery, make sure you also take some time to visit the following Oregon Coast attractions. You won’t want to miss them!

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10 Cape Cod Attractions You Must Try

Cape Cod attractionsCape Cod is at the eastern edge of Massachusetts and provides the perfect summer getaway year after year for its guests. Why do folks flock here? Temperatures in the mid-70s and water in every direction certainly don’t hurt. The reasons to visit this part of the country are endless, but here are 10 Cape Cod attractions worth checking out when you make your trip.

1. Shining Sea Bikeway – Falmouth
The Shining Sea Bikeway travels more than 10 miles of beautiful scenery in Cape Cod. You will travel from the Woods Hole Ferry terminal to North Falmouth, experiencing gorgeous views.

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Plan These Things to do in Seattle, Washington

things to do in seattle washingtonSeattle has an unmistakable cityscape and has been called home to many of the most entrepreneurial minds in this country’s recent history. Whether you do your online shopping on Amazon, drink your morning coffee at Starbucks, or purchase your computer software from Microsoft, you are doing business with a Seattle-based company. So what makes Seattle so appealing for the leaders of these companies to settle down in the Emerald City? Well, we have developed a list of some of the best things to do in Seattle, Washington when you take your visit. Once you’re there and partake in these activities, you will be able to see for yourself.

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Places to Visit in Colorado During Summer

places to visit in ColoradoColorado attracts tens of millions of visitors each year, making tourism a multi-billion dollar industry in the state. You may immediately start thinking of Denver, and rightfully so, since it is the 23rd most populous state in the country. However, there are many exciting places to visit in Colorado aside from the capital city. So after you fly into Denver and tour the Mile High City this summer, you should also make a point to see Colorado Springs, Estes Park, and Durango.

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Summer is a Great Time to Travel the Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains. Here’s Why

Virginia Blue Ride MountainsOne of the best ways to spend a beautiful summer day is to just get in the car and take a drive with the windows down. If you want an amazing coastal journey, you can head to Florida and cruise down Highway A1A, but if you prefer hillier terrain, the Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains provide an unbelievably scenic backdrop. From start to finish, the Blue Ridge Parkway spans 469 miles in Virginia and North Carolina, with nearly half of that distance being spread through Virginia. Hop on the road around Waynesboro, and travel south to Galax to see what the state has to offer.

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Olympic National Park Hiking Guide

olympic national park hikingOlympic National Park in Washington covers nearly 1,500 square miles of land, making it the 13th biggest national park in the United States. In an area that massive, you can expect there to be plenty of things to do. Because of its size, the park is home to several different terrains and ecosystems. This includes mountains, forests, and coastline, and you are able to experience it all by going on various hikes. We want you to be able to see as much of the park as you can by foot and have developed this Olympic National Park hiking guide to help you do so.

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Vacation of a Lifetime: Bill & Pam O’Brien (Trips 2 & 3)

The following blog was written by Bill & Pam O’Brien

vacation of a lifetimeStay at Settlers Inn Bed & Breakfast
Our second trip on March 7th was to the Settlers Inn in Hawley, Pennsylvania. With the work week behind us, we were ready to hit the road for another Vacation of a Lifetime getaway. Upon entering, we were amazed at the giant wood burning fireplace in the lobby. It was still very cold outside, so that fire felt oh-so-good! Off to the side of the lobby was a full bar with Happy Hour prices, so we relaxed in front of the fire. While sitting there we got to take in a small wedding.  They exchanged their vows in front of the fireplace.

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Reasons to Visit the Outer Banks During the Summer

visit the outer banksIf you like 80 degree weather, the warm and salty ocean, and sand between your toes, now is the time to stop everything you are doing and plan a trip to visit the Outer Banks this summer. Where are the Outer Banks, you ask? Find North Carolina on the map and go as far east in the state as you can. Just off the coast of the mainland, you will find a long strip of barrier islands that spans 200 miles from north to south. That long strip is the Outer Banks (or OBX). If you need more reasons than the great weather and the gorgeous beach to get you in a car or on a plane, then you’re in luck. Here are several other reasons to visit the Outer Banks.

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Taking a Northern Michigan Vacation This Summer?

Northern Michigan vacationAre you in search of the perfect temperature in which to take your next trip? If so, look no further and begin planning a Northern Michigan Vacation for your summer getaway. With high temperatures settling in the upper 70s from June through August, Northern Michigan is an excellent place to hang out in the sun without being overwhelmed by the heat. There is so much to do and see in the northern part of the state, particularly along the waters of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron. Here is a list of some places to visit when you take your trip.

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