Things to Do

Find things to do throughout the West in great cities like San Francisco, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Portland. From historical sites to active adventures, Via gets the scoop on things to do this weekend and beyond.

4 Incredible Guided Bike Tours in the West

A bicycle can show a destination in a whole new light. Here are the best guided bike tours to join.

15 Things Everyone Should Do This Summer

Enjoy your summer by camping, swimming, packing a picnic, and engaging in lots more fun, warm weather activities.

Tips for a Great Summer Disneyland Trip

Make the most of your Disneyland vacation and read our quick tips, reminding you to keep hydrated, stay nearby the park, and more.

8 Family-Friendly Hikes Around the West

Summertime is the perfect excuse to pack a picnic and explore these easy hikes in the West that the whole family will enjoy.

Quiet Places to Paddle or Hike

Eight rivers and lakes beckon travelers to hike, paddle, and soak in the serenity.

Stay Overnight at These Bay Area Museums and Zoos

Ditch the day-time crowds for an overnight experience.

5 Night Markets to Enjoy This Summer

Spend your evenings shopping and sipping brews at these night markets in Portland, Chico, Palm Springs, Santa Rosa, and Oakland.

Hidden Santa Cruz Nature Spots

Head beyond the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and explore beautiful, off-the-beaten-path nature spots in Santa Cruz County.

5 Ways to Celebrate Star Wars Day Around the Bay

You don't have to visit a galaxy far, far away to celebrate Star Wars Day on May 4. Here’s what to do around in the Bay Area.

Must-Visit Wild and Quiet National Parks

These seven treasures don't attract throngs of visitors—which only makes them better.

5 Things We Love about Juneau, Alaska

Alaska’s capital has an abundance of great scenery and attractions, plus local-harvest eateries.

7 High-Flying Aerial Adventure Parks

Test your limits at wild aerial adventure parks such as Glacier Highline, Treetop Adventure, and Mount Hermon Adventures.