21 Poignant Gettysburg Quotes about the Battle’s Legacy

Gettysburg quotes

Looking for beautiful and thought-provoking quotes about Gettysburg? Here are the best quotes about the Battle of Gettysburg disaster from historians, novelists, survivors, politicians, and pop culture that you can use on your website or your Instagram to help teach people about what happened. Read next: 5 Books about Gettysburg to Inspire Your Civil War Travels … Read more

5 Fantastic Things to Do in Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Pathway through the Big Room, Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico

America’s fabulous UNESCO World Heritage Sites are great family-friendly destinations that should be on every American’s bucket list. Here’s how to plan the perfect visit to Carlsbad Caverns National Park, including the best things to do in Carlsbad Caverns and important travel tips. Can’t read now? Pin for later! Visit America’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites! … Read more

How to Enjoy the Perfect Day Trip to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island

USA - Hawaii - Wide shot of the Kamokuna ocean entry in Hawaii's Volcano National Park

Are you looking to take a day trip to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park? Here’s how to plan your visit to see this amazing US National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site! Can’t read now? Pin for later! Good to Know: This advice on how to visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park comes to us from Marcie … Read more

7 Things To Do in Chaco Culture National Historical Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

USA - New Mexico - Chaco Culture National Historic Site

Before you visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site Chaco Culture National Historical Park in New Mexico, here’s a list of everything you need to know – from access to biking to hiking to camping to soaking in the essence of Ancestral Puebloan culture on a journey into a canyon sacred for thousands of people between … Read more

17 Perfect Niagara Falls Souvenirs & Gifts that Belong in Your Suitcase!

Canada - Tourists at the Horseshoe Fall, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Wondering what to buy in Niagara Falls? When you visit a place this popular and kitschy, you have some great options to choose from! Here are my top choices for Niagara Falls souvenirs and gifts to pick up while you’re here! Can’t read now? Pin for later! The Best Niagara Falls Souvenirs & Gifts In … Read more

The Best National Parks in Delaware

Best National Parks in Delaware

Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail Established on December 19, 2006, the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail consists of several water routes. It stretches up to 3,000 miles and can be found in the Chesapeake Bay. The trail dates back to 1608 when Captain John Smith explored the Bay and discovered several … Read more

The Best National Parks in Maryland

Best National Parks in Maryland

Antietam National Battlefield Located in Antietam Creek in Sharpsburg, Washington County. This historic site is where the Battle of Antietam took place; a twelve-hour long blood bath on the 17th of September, 1862 where over 23,000 soldiers either lost their lives, got severely injured, or got missing on that day. This event turned the typically … Read more

The Best National Parks in Maine

Acadia National Park, Maine

Acadia National Park With its sculpted glaciers, shimmering lakes, and beautiful surrounding shores, Acadia National Park is a must-see when visiting national parks in Maine. There are so many activities to enjoy here, including biking, fishing, boating, guided boat tours, and of course, hiking the 158 miles scenic trails. This park boasts a mountain known … Read more

The Best National Parks in Iowa

Best National Parks in Iowa

Effigy Mounds National Monument Over 200 prehistoric mounds are preserved within the grounds of over 2500 acres of the Effigy Mounds National Monument tucked in the Upper Mississippi River Valley lowlands of Iowa. These treasured mounds are said to have been made by mound builders of pre-Columbian heritage known as Woodland Indians who have origins … Read more

The Best National Parks in Indiana

Best National Parks in Indiana

George Rogers Clark National Historical Park Located in Southwest Indiana (Vincennes), the George Rogers Clark National Historical Park is open all year round to visitors. This park was created in 1931 as a memorial to George Rogers Clark, an American colonel. During the revolutionary war in 1779, Clark led 170 militiamen on an 18-day trek … Read more