Places to Visit

Discover the best places to visit in the USA, in western states like California, Hawaii, Arizona, and Oregon, and beyond. Find places to go with kids or on your own, and dive deep into vacation destinations across the West.

Visiting Seattle's Ballard Neighborhood

Reel in history, shopping and good eats while exploring this former Scandanavian enclave and fishing hub.

Balanced Rock: Idaho's Oddball Outcropping

This outcropping is a welcome oddity in the heart of southern Idaho's sparse desert.

Where to Eat on the California Central Coast

Restaurants in Arroyo Grande, Cambria, San Luis Obispo, and Grover Beach lure visitors with delicious food in beautiful locations.

An Adventurous Weekend in West Yellowstone, Montana

The gateway to Yellowstone National Park in southwestern Montana has hiking, biking, wildlife, and delicious eats.

Weiser, Idaho: 5 Things We Love

Hear the country's finest fiddlers, follow a river trail, try some sweet treats, and help celebrate Idaho's rich history.

Stunning Waterfalls Around the World

Experience the world's most exciting waterfalls on your next vacation to the Great Cascades.

How to Best See Washington's Mount St. Helens

When Mount St. Helens erupted, southern Washington was in disarray. The Spirit Lake Memorial Highway lays it all out for you.

Weekend in Pinetop-Lakeside, Arizona

Head to this favorite Arizona summer getaway known for its alpine forests, cooler temps, hiking trails, and yummy eats.

Visiting Arizona Wine Country

Come for the incredible landscape. Stay for the flourishing wine scene.

Visting Waimea Canyon in Kauai

One glimpse of Waimea Canyon and you get why it’s called the Grand Canyon of the Pacific.

Lan Su Chinese Garden in Portland, Oregon

Beginning in 1999, a team from Suzhou, China, started transforming a Portland parking lot into an authentic Chinese garden.

7 Farms to Visit for a Country Escape

Embracing your inner Old MacDonald and spend a homespun afternoon—or an indulgent weekend—at one of these seven bucolic spots.