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.

New AAA Five Diamond Restaurants and Hotels for 2020

Five restaurants and six hotels make up the newest crop of AAA's exclusive Five Diamond club.

Explore Utah's Greater Zion Region

Discover what to do, see, and eat in Zion National Park and nearby towns and lesser-known, less-visited parks.

4 Beachy Spring Break Destinations

Enjoy spring break on the West Coast! It offers everything from Disneyland to the canneries of Astoria to make it unforgettable.

Why Spring is the Perfect Time to Visit Yosemite National Park

May brings the best of summer and winter to the park, without crowds.

Where to Stop on I-5, from Sacramento to Los Angeles

Stretch your legs, grab a snack, and take a break at these spots along Interstate 5 in California.

Family-Friendly Spring Break Destinations

From warm sand to fresh snow, play together at these family-friendly spring break spots in the West.

Berkeley, California: 5 Things We Love

It's nearly impossible to pin down the free-wheeling university town of Berkeley, California.

Seeley Lake, Montana: 5 Things We Love

There's an abundance of outdoor activities, gorgeous scenery, wildlife, good food, and shops in Seeley Lake, Montana.

Top Things to Do in Cody, Wyoming

Buffalo Bill's classic Western hub offers unexpected city-slicker delights.

Winter Weekend Trip to Ashland, Oregon

There’s much more to this charming town than theater. Ashland serves up a hearty stew of art, nightlife, and winter sports.

Ketchikan, Alaska Weekend Trip Itinerary

This popular port of call beckons with art, wildlife, and native art and culture.

Stepping Out in Butte, Montana

Copper mining once made millionaires in the rugged Montana town of Butte. Now it’s a fine place to find historical riches.