Archive | Attractions RSS feed for this archive

6 Breathtaking US Lakes to Visit This Summer

If you didn’t notice already, summer is about to end and with the season boiling down to cooler temperatures and sweater weather, there’s nothing like traveling to the lake for some quality rest and relaxation in these remaining days of the season. From fun and affordable lakes ideal for romantic getaways or social gatherings, the U.S. boasts a diverse and beautiful […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

5 Fun-Filled Theme Parks You Need to Visit This Summer

While it’s no surprise Disney dominates the theme park industry, CNN reports park attendance is on the rise and for good reason, it is the epitome of summer. But if everyone went to Disneyland every summer, where’s the real fun in that? With August being the last month of summer, it’s time to start enjoying the great outdoors […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →

6 of the Most Charming Towns Across the US You Need to Visit

You know the saying — big stories happen in small places. With summer officially here and autumn just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to head out on the open road and take in all the glory of our beautiful United States. When it comes to vacation time, whether with family, friends or just some solo […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

6 of the Greatest All-American State Fairs to Check out This Summer

As a longstanding beacon of summer and an esteemed symbol of American culture, state fairs across the U.S. have attracted millions from all over the world each year. With an abundance of attractions from Ferris wheels to free concerts, and just about everything deep-fried, state fairs are the real highlight of the warm, sunny season. […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

6 of the Best Indy 500 Moments That Will Drive Your Excitement Into High Gear

This weekend, Indiana is revving up the fun for millions of watchers around the world for the 101st Running of the Indy 500. In anticipation of this Sunday’s beloved event, we take a quick look back at six of the best moments that provide a fascinating glimpse into what makes this the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing.”

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

These Are the 7 Best Places to Live in the United States for 2017

For so many of us, relocating to a new city is a daunting experience. From finding new neighborhood favorites to maintaining sociability, moving has the power to leave you mentally, emotionally and physically exhausted. But as you know the saying, “life begins at the end of your comfort zone” and it’s true in more ways […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →

8 Awe-Inspiring Instagram Travel Accounts to Follow

Whether you’re heading overseas on a romantic trip for two or hitting the road with friends, what good is traveling if you can’t find a creative and fun way to share the experience with others? Today, social media has created a trusty and inspired haven through Instagram for users all over the world to share […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →

Travel Guide: 24 Hours in South Bend

While it’s recommended you spend a lengthy amount of time in this charming Midwestern city, we share popular ideas to check out when you’ve got just 24 hours to spare South Bend, Indiana.

1 Comment Continue Reading →

Touchdown, History! A Tour of the University of Notre Dame

Touted one of the best college towns in the U.S. by Livability and dedicated to faith no less than scientific knowledge, the University of Notre Dame has a unique spirit and vibrancy that radiates the moment you walk its grounds. Located in Notre Dame, Ind., adjacent to the city of South Bend, the beautiful grounds are home to one of the […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →
train station railway tracks fog

6 Haunted Train Stations Around the World

There is a fixating quality to scary stories. From goosebump-inducing tales told around the campfire to creepypasta urban legends that have gone viral on the internet, people are naturally drawn into the shock and awe of the world of the supernatural. One place where encounters with ghosts and spirits occur frequently are at train stations. Both […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →

Bar Guide: Elkhart County, Indiana

There’s a lot to love about Indiana, but there’s even more to love about the heartiness and innovation of its northern regions. From small businesses making big waves with delicious restaurants and decadent dessert spots that capture our undivided attention, there’s no denying that with a fall chill in the air, it’s the perfect time […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Travel Guide: New Orleans

New Orleans is one of those cities that brings to mind one thing, but in reality is so much richer than its reputation. When most people think of New Orleans, they might think of Bourbon Street and partying, or the devastation left behind from Hurricane Katrina — both of those impressions are very much a […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Travel Guide: 24 Hours in Portland

After years of admiring from afar, I finally visited Portland for the first time last month. It’s got a reputation of being a unique place — the city motto is “Keep Portland Weird,” after all — and it did not disappoint despite this Jersey girl’s extremely high expectations of it. Like all cities, you could spend […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →

Desserts Guide: Goshen, Indiana

Goshen, Indiana may be a vibrant and artsy city with a bustling foodie scene of delightful restaurants, but these Hoosiers are real dessert lovers at heart. Sure, three square meals packed with innovation in gorgeous entertainment hubs are an incredible asset in charming tourists and inhabitants, but dessert and an affinity to the sweet life is where it’s at in […]

2 Comments Continue Reading →
ice cream dessert cone

The Best and Sweetest Ice Cream Shops in America You Need to Visit

July is National Ice Cream Month in the United States. With fans such as Founding Fathers George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin and American citizens from sea to shining sea, the frozen treat provides the timeless taste of summertime fun and joy all year ’round. Depending on their tastes, people can not only enjoy the classic Neapolitan […]

1 Comment Continue Reading →