21 Reasons to Visit Amelia Island, Florida, an Atlantic Coast Gem

Florida - Amelia Island - American Beach - Stephanie and Valentine

While Amelia Island might not technically be a hidden gem, it gets far fewer tourists than Florida hotspots like Orlando and Palm Beach.  This means that if you choose to visit Amelia Island, you’ll get to see a different side of Florida – one that is more culturally aligned with the Southern cities of Savannah and Charleston than … Read more

3 Days on Amelia Island: Itinerary for a Magical Amelia Island Weekend Getaway + 1-4 Day Itineraries

Florida - Amelia Island - Fort Clinch State Park - Stephanie

Are you planning on spending two or three days on Amelia Island and wondering how to get the most out of your vacation time? Look no further! To have a magical Amelia Island weekend getaway, you’ll want to see as much of the island as possible, enjoy the wonderful food scene (wild-caught shrimp, I mean really!), spend … Read more

17 Essential Amelia Island Travel Tips: Planning a Trip to Amelia Island, Florida made Simple!

Florida - Amelia Island - Fort Clinch State Park - Stephanie

Are you planning an Amelia Island getaway for your next vacation?  The island and the historic town of Fernandina Beach belong on every traveler’s Florida bucket list! An Amelia Island vacation is more than just a beach fly-and-flop (though its location off the coast of Florida is ideal for accessing some of the country’s best beaches).  However, there’s something here for everyone! … Read more

The Ultimate Florida Road Trip Itinerary: See the Best of Florida in 10 Days!

Florida Road Trip Itinerary -  Where to stop on a road trip in Florida - Fort Myers and Fort Myers Beach

There’s no denying it. Florida is massive. Bordered by Alabama and Georgia, Florida covers an expanse of over 65,000 square miles – perfect for planning a big Florida road trip! Here’s everything you need to know to have an amazing Florida road trip: itinerary, travel tips, what to pack, and more. This itinerary is designed to help … Read more

Where to Stay in Amelia Island: The Best Hotels & Accommodations on Amelia Island, Florida

Florida - Amelia Island - Downtown Fernandina Beach - Ritz Carlton

A fascinating chain of Sea Islands that stretch along the East Coast, all the way from South Carolina to Florida, Amelia Island is located at the northernmost of the barrier islands on Florida’s Atlantic coast. In this article we share the best areas to stay in Amelia Island, the top and safest neighborhoods, as well … Read more

The 40 Most Scenic Drives in America for Stunning Weekend Getaways

Photo of the roads of oregon in the Willamette National Forest

If you’re looking to take a day trip or a road trip where the drive is just as beautiful as the destination – or is the destination – then you want to pick on the of the most scenic drives in America for your next getaway. From the east coast to the west, from Alaska … Read more

51 Perfect Things to Do in Palm Beach, Florida + Palm Beach County!

Florida - Palm Beach - Clock Tower on Worth Avenue

I love to travel, and I love almost every kind of travel that there is. While you will find me backpacking the Caucasus and staying in central Asian hostels, I also love a great luxury vacation! And without a doubt, one of the most beautiful places I have ever been to is Palm Beach.  From … Read more

30 of the Best Historic Towns in America for a Charming Getaway

Antique House in Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, USA

Interested in a summer vacation or quick getaway that explores a bit of American history with a side of small-town charm? Here are the best historic towns in the US to add to your upcoming travel plans! Read Next: 30 Historic Cities in the US to Explore on Your Next US Getaway Can’t read now? Pin … Read more

17 Houses of Famous Authors You Can Visit in Real Life!

Connecticutt - Mark Twain House and Museum was the home of Mark Twain from 1874 to 1871 with American High Gothic style in downtown Hartford, Connecticut, USA.

I just love visiting author’s homes on my travels. From seeing Pushkin’s house in Chisinau to seeing where Margaret Mitchell penned Gone With the Wind in Atlanta, some of my favorite travel memories are seeing the homes of famous writers. Here are some of the best houses of famous authors that you can actually visit … Read more

30 Historic Cities in the US to Explore on Your Next US Getaway

USA - Massachusets - Cobblestone street in Boston. Historic Acorn Street in Beacon Hill, called the most picturesque street in America, with a row of vintage red brick buildings.

Looking to explore a new corner of the US this summer? If you’re a history buff, you’ll want to make sure to add a few of these to your USA bucket list. Here are thirty of the best historic cities in the US to visit on your next trip! Note that you don’t have to … Read more