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The biggest don’ts of first-time travel

If you are new to major travel — be it domestic or international — you are likely experiencing mixed emotions: excitement, restlessness, joy, and maybe even fear. This anticipation is normal for someone in your position, but it is important to realize that, if left unchecked, it can quickly cloud your travel planning process, leading to a number of rookie… Read more →

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More of the best places to visit in 2018

With 2017 officially behind us, the new year is poised to be another great one in terms of travel. Whether you are a seasoned traveler or a brand new one, the new year stands as a great time to visit (or revisit) a bucket list location. We previously explored several great travel destinations for 2018, and now, here are three… Read more →

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Travel trends – 2018

  Millions of Americans partook in some form of travel during 2017, especially for holiday-related purposes over the last two months. Though the biggest travel period of the year has come to an end, the travel industry is showing no signs of slowing down in 2018. An exciting array of trends await those hoping to adopt nomadic tendencies in the… Read more →

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The best places to visit in 2018

  With 2017 officially behind us, the new year is poised to be another great one in terms of travel. Whether you are a seasoned traveler or a brand new one, the new year stands as a great time to visit (or revisit) a bucket list location. To help narrow your search, here are a few of the best places… Read more →

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Exploring the five most visited US destinations

    I previously explored a few of the least visited locations in the United States, and while there are many of those, there are, conversely, a variety of US destinations that annually enjoy large amounts of popularity. These cities encapsulate a long list of attractions, cultural traditions, and environmental sights that make them stand out as unique compared to… Read more →

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The Best Fall Hiking Destinations

  With summer finally at an end, hikers and nature lovers alike are preparing to once again hit the trails. This is one of the busiest seasons for local, state, and national parks, as crisp fall winds and changing leaves provide the ultimate scenic experience. The United States is rich with hiking trails for adventurers of all experience levels, with… Read more →

Donald Liss: 4 Reasons Why You Should Visit Seattle, Washington

Seattle, Washington Travel Guide

Back in 1991 my wife and I traveled to Seattle, Washington for the first time. While we only spent a weekend in the city, we packed it full of some exciting adventures. Below are some of the highlights from our trip. Hopefully, they inspire you to pack your bags and visit one of the Pacific Northwest’s best cities.   Pike… Read more →

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4 National Parks You Shouldn’t Skip

Last month I looked at the ten most popular national parks in the United States. Yet since there are fifty-nine parks throughout the country, it’s worth looking at some of the other parks on the list. Each one has some unique feature that makes it special and worth visiting. This post looks at four lesser known national parks that I… Read more →

Donald Liss: The 5 Least Visited States

The 5 Least Visited States

The most visited states in the United States are California, Florida, and Nevada. It’s no surprise why. California has Hollywood; Florida has sunshine, and Nevada has Las Vegas. Yet there are forty-seven other states Americans can visit, and each one has something special to offer. This post looks at five of the least-visited states and discusses why you should visit… Read more →