How did the peninsula of Point Roberts, Washington, 22 miles south of Vancouver, B.C. become an isolated section of American soil cut off from the rest of the U.S. by an international border?
The Grand Canyon in the United States is a very popular destination because of its inspiring landscape! Hiking is the best way to explore the Grand Canyon. The South Rim is popular among tourists, and you can do various day hikes from here. Bright Angel Trail is a hiking trail you must do when visiting the Grand Canyon. The trail leads you to Plateau Point, or you can choose to do the overnight hike to the Colorado River.
Arches National Park in Utah, located 8 km (5 miles) from Moab, has world's largest concentration of sandstone arches. The small park has some interesting features. Famous places to visit and hike in the park include Delicate Arch, Devils Garden, North and South Window, and Double Arch.
This article describes the hike to the summit of Mt. Ypsilon in Rocky Mountain National Park. Though the hike has its moments, there are other hikes in the park that provide more variety of scenery with less effort. But if you like tundra hikes that rewards you at the end with good views, you might like this hike.
Green Bay, Wisconsin is known for its industry and its professional football team. Here are four places to visit that are unrelated to those. They are all a great way to spend the day without spending a lot of money and will provide fun for all ages.
Portland Oregon has become a popular destination. People are flocking to the modest city full of hipsters and a reputation for being weird. Although Portland has become somewhat of a mecca for wanderers, the overflow of newcomers is causing a formally small-scale city to become overcrowded. This is a short summary of a why moving to Portland may not be the best idea.
Ellijay, Georgia is a quaint mountain town nestled in the foothills of the Appalachia, about 80 miles from Atlanta. Well known for its apples, wineries and mountain biking, it has grown to become a premier destination for those far and wide. This article explores some of the popular farms and wineries in the area, as well as a bit of history.
This articles reviews the hike to Mt. Ida in Rocky Mountain National Park, a less well known climb, but rewarding for those who like hiking in solitude in the high mountains with views of alpine lakes, glaciers and mountain ranges in all directions.
Canyonlands is one of the most beautiful places I've ever visited, and watching the sunrise over the desert was a breathtaking experience.
A Book Review of the Orlando Florida Holiday Guide for Adults and Couples
The Northeastern United States is a great summer family destination.The Northeast offers everything from pristine beaches to exciting city destinations. Every family will find something appealing about this area of the United States.