Did you know that Oahu is home to the only official royal palace on American soil? Did you know that the record low temperature in Oahu is only 52°F? Did you know that in Oahu surfers have ridden waves 85 feet tall? Rich culture and history, warm temperatures, and beautiful beaches are just a few of the reasons to visit this beautiful island! Check out this Oahu 5 day itinerary and travel guide to learn what to do, where to stay, how to get around, and how to get discounts on it all!
Category: North America
Posts involving traveling in North America. These posts cover my adventures to the various states in the United States of America as well as trips to Canada.
Often called “The Garden Isle,” the island of Kauai in Hawaii is well known for its beautiful landscapes and beaches. Not only is it home to the “Grand Canyon of the Pacific,” but it’s also home to some incredible sea cliffs and adventurous hikes! Find a one day in Kauai itinerary, car rental suggestions, and hotel recommendations, and more in this travel guide for Kauai, Hawaii!
I’ll admit that when I originally put together my Kauai Itinerary, Waimea Canyon hadn’t been part of it. We only had a day, and we had already booked our Na Pali Coast tour, so I hadn’t thought we’d have enough time to do much else. It wasn’t until we were on our flight to Kauai that we took another look at our itinerary and decided to see if there was anything else worth visiting that wouldn’t be too far from the launching point of our boat tour. After a little bit of Google searching, I found the Waimea Canyon, and I’m so glad I did, because it ended up being absolutely amazing! Find out what it’s like to visit the Waimea Canyon Lookout in Kauai, Hawaii!
There are a lot of great neighborhoods in Nashville, Tenneessee, and a lot of things to do all over the city. This also means that there are plenty of different places to stay in Nashville. When my mom and I were planning our trip to Nashville, we had a hard time deciding what would be best based on the neighborhood and it’s proximity to the various attractions we wanted to visit. So, I decided to reach out to some of my fellow travel bloggers to get their recommendations for where to stay in Nashville!
There are some things I pack on every adventure I take. Other things I leave at home depending on where I travel to. Should I pack a fancy outfit? Should I bring all of my tech gear or just a few things? What do people wear in “Music City”? Find out what to pack for Nashville, Tennessee!
As big fans of country music, Nashville was one of the places that had been on my mom and I’s bucket list. However, we quickly learned that Nashville is for more than just country music lovers. It seemed everyone we talked to who had been to Nashville had absolutely loved the city. With every person who told us how amazing Nashville was, we grew more and more excited for our own trip…. and it didn’t disappoint! Nashville was an absolutely fantastic city, full of history and all types of music. We quickly discovered why it was called Music City! Find out for yourself with this 4 Day Nashville Trip Itinerary and Visitor’s Guide.
Have a weekend to getaway? Looking for a place to stop on a road trip? There are lots of things to do in Louisville before you have to hit the road again! My mom and I chose to visit Louisville, Kentucky on our way to Nashville, Tennessee to give us a break from driving. See what we did with 36 hours in Lousiville, where we stayed the night, and what we thought of the city!
When my mom and I first started planning our trip to Nashville, my mom mentioned that she would also like to visit Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley. That was before we realized it would add an extra three and a half hours to our trip! However, we had no clue when we would be in the area again, so we decided to work a day trip to Graceland into our itinerary, and I’m glad we did! Find out what it’s like to visit Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley, in Memphis, Tennessee!
Nashville, Tennessee is probably most well-known for its live music scene. Of its many music venues, one of the most popular is the Bluebird Cafe . When my mom and I started planning our trip to Nashville, visiting the Bluebird Cafe was one of the main things my mom really wanted to do while we were there. So what’s it like to visit? How do you get tickets to the Bluebird Cafe? What are the best seats? Find out everything you need to know about visiting the Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, Tennessee!
Looking for something to do on a rainy day in Cleveland, Ohio? Or maybe you just generally want something fun to do? If so, then check out BOSS Pro-Karting! I got the opportunity to burn some rubber as part of the Cleveland Corporate Challenge event, but anybody can try their hand at go karts during their open racing “Arrive and Drive” sessions. Find out everything you need to know about spending an evening doing go karts in Cleveland at Boss Pro-Karting!
Growing up, 4th of July wasn’t one of the holidays I got really excited about. Sure, I’m proud to be an American and celebrate America’s independence, but it definitely didn’t top my list as my favorite holiday. Since I’ve started traveling more, I’ve realized that there are some places which have some REALLY cool 4th of July celebrations. If your hometown doesn’t do a whole lot for the 4th of July, or if you just want an excuse to go on another vacation, check out some of the locations my fellow travel bloggers nominated as the best 4th of July destinations in the US!
Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Find more information about affiliate links on our policy page. What is the Polynesian Cultural Center? Considered one of the top attractions in Hawaii, the Polynesian Cultural Center preserves and showcases the culture of the Pacific Islands. Within the Polynesian Cultural Center are six different...