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Torrey Pines Hiking Guide

Torrey Pines is a must-do if you're visiting San Diego. It has stunning cliff views, a unique ecosystem, and plenty of beginner-friendly options for hiking.

We searched high and low, through hashtags and posts, to uncover San Diego’s hidden gems.

12 Hidden Gems in San Diego You Can’t Miss

We searched high and low, through hashtags and posts, to uncover San Diego’s hidden gems.

Torrey Pines Hike, La Jolla » Easy Hikes in San Diego

If you're in San Diego, the Torrey Pines hike is a must do! It's hard to beat these easy hikes with beautiful coastal views.

Visiting Coronado in San Diego - Let's go on a ROAD TRIP

The coastal community of Coronado is one of those places where you feel like you are on a holiday, even if you just stop by after work. Definitely worth a trip if you are visiting San Diego. It lies across the bay from downtown San Diego. It is actually a peninsula and is connected to the […]

My 12 Favorite Spots Around San Diego California, Also Low Budget!

12 Favorite Spots Around San Diego California that are low budget things to do in San Diego too, from the aquarium, to beaches to breweries.

Sunset Cliffs Open Ceiling Sea Cave in San Diego - California Through My Lens

The open ceiling sea cave in the Sunset Cliffs area of San Diego is one of those places that’s hard to believe is in California. This massive sea cave is a fantastic spot for photos, and due to the difficulty of access (only during a negative tide), it stays relatively secluded. If you want to …

Cabrillo tide pools are some of the best in San Diego

Best Tide Pools in San Diego - Top 8 Tide Pools - La Jolla Mom

San Diego tide pools are some of the best tide pools in Southern California. I tell you where they are located and share more info about California’s tide pool animals.

Best Places for Photography in La Jolla - La Jolla Mom

A round-up of the best places for photography in La Jolla, California whether your goal is a perfect family photo or pictures for Instagram.

Instagram-Worthy San Diego Murals Scavenger Hunt Adventure! - San Diego Family Travelers

Check out this fun scavenger hunt of San Diego murals and street art! Instagram-worthy and family fun, great exercise, and throw in lunch at a brewery to top it off!

Why You Should Skip San Diego’s Busiest Beaches To See Sunset Cliffs

Instagram star Eric Rubens explains why you should pass on San Diego's busier beaches for dreamy cave views at Sunset Cliffs.

Underground Tunnel to the Sunny Jim Cave in La Jolla, California - Travel Pockets

La Jolla, California is widely known for the "Seven Caves" and most visitors go inside the caves through kayaking tours, but there's also another way you can get to these caves: through a tunnel from inside a gift shop! Instead of viewing the caves out in the open waters, you can view it from another perspective at Sunny Jim's Cave. It is very reasonably priced at $5 and completely accessible by foot.

Are you looking for the best places to eat in San Diego? Click to discover the best food in San Diego while on a budget! #sandiego #california #usa #travel #travelinspiration #traveltip #food

The 10 Best Places to Eat in San Diego (for less than $15)

Are you looking for the best places to eat in San Diego, without breaking the bank. Here are my top 10 must try best places to eat in San Diego.

Ultimate San Diego Bucket List (101 Things to Do in San Diego

San Diego is more than its beaches. Whether you're visiting or it's your hometown, here's your ultimate bucket list of 101 things to do in San Diego.

Like taking a vacation without leaving home

Some of the nearly 3,000 memorial plaques on display, with the controversial cross in the background, atop Mt. Soledad. — Peggy Peattie / Union-Tribune A few suggestions: • Check out the sites online to see what interests you most. • Break the route into three or more chunks to do on separate days....

Curious what else there is to do in San Diego besides Sea World and Lego Land? We spent two weeks there over the winter and kept plenty busy. Here's a list of 13 Other things to do in San Diego!

Beyond Sea World: 13 Other Things to do in San Diego

Last February we spent two weeks exploring San Diego. Having just come from Disneyland, we knew we didn't want to visit Sea World or Lego Land so we came up with alternate ways to spend our time. It turned out to be quite fun! We also enjoyed just hanging out in the same space and getting things…

13 Best Instagram Spots in San Diego // localadventurer.com

Most Popular Instagram Spots in San Diego ➳ Local Adventurer

Check out the best instagram spots in San Diego. Some are popular ones you'll see all over ig and others are our off the beaten path favorites.

Visiting San Diego in California soon? Here are the best spots to get your travel photos!

Best Places to Photograph in San Diego (Local Insider Tips!)

From La Jolla beaches to Anza Borrego State Park, these are the best spots to photograph in San Diego County -- hand-picked by local photographers!

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The Ultimate Guide to SeaWorld San Diego

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Date night isn't just for parents! These San Diego hot spots are perfect places for a fun night out as a family.

12 Super Family Date Spots in San Diego

Pencil in a regular family date to keep your relationships on track while bonding and making memories with one fo these hot spots.

San Diego Instagram Spots | Things to do in San Diego | Downtown | North Park | Coffee and Flowers | Holy Matcha | Greetings from San Diego #sandiego #california

San Diego's Most Instagram-Worthy Spots

San Diego has some amazing Instagram-worthy spots! Basically it is an Instagrammer's paradise. I've put together some of my favorite San Diego Instagram-worthy spots. Check them out!

Wondering what to do in San Diego? Here are 29 must-do activities, including free options, unusual sites and the most popular attractions.

35 Suntastic Things to Do in San Diego

Here are 35 of my family's favorite things to do in San Diego, including free activities, unusual sites and the most popular attractions.

12 Hidden Gems in San Diego You Can’t Miss – Travelzoo

12 Hidden Gems in San Diego You Can’t Miss

We searched high and low, through hashtags and posts, to uncover San Diego’s hidden gems.

THE coolest trail for kids near San Diego | 12 unforgettable things to do in San Diego with kids #sandiego #sandiegokids #anniescanyontrail #simplywander #familyvacation

12 Unforgettable Things to do in San Diego with Kids | Simply Wander

San Diego is the perfect destination for a family vacation! With so many things to do in San Diego with kids, we're giving you our top 12 recommendations!

200+ Things to see, do and eat in San Diego, #California – Travel and Vacation Tips / Ideas – Here is my ultimate bucket list for San Diego. These are my top choices for attractions, restaurants, beaches, viewpoints, food, getaways and much more! From Old Town to the zoo, here are my recommendations to enjoy with your significant other, family and kids! #SanDiego #OldTown #LittleItaly #BalboaPark #GaslampDistrict #LaJolla

Ultimate San Diego Bucket List - Tanama Tales

Here is my Ultimate San Diego Bucket List! I have put together more than 200 ideas to get you started with the America’s Finest City. Enjoy!

What to do in San Diego with Teens: Tips for a cool getaway | Cool Mom Picks | Teens can be picky, and I don’t have the easiest teenagers myself. So on a recent long weekend getaway in San Diego, I planned out our days carefully with them in mind and hooray, it worked! Click to get all of the details for a fun family San Diego getaway with teens #travelwithkids #travelwithteens #sandiego

What to do with teens in San Diego: Ideas for a cool getaway

Traveling with teens to a place like San Diego is so fantastic! From food, to activities to shopping, here are our BTDT picks for you and your older kids.

Things to do in San Diego with teens.    San Diego attractions | Things to see in San Diego | What to do in San Diego | San Diego Zoo | Teens in San Diego | Teenager in san Diego | Family vacation in San Diego |    #travel #familytravel #sandiego #california #familyvacation #vacation #sandiegozoo #teenagers #teens #tweens via @wyldfamtravel

Teens will love San Diego with beaches, parks and zoo's!

Are you looking for amazing things to do in San Diego with teens? Here are all the best places to keep teenagers happy during your San Diego trip

Free Things to Do in La Jolla: Shell Beach

20 FREE Things to Do in La Jolla | San Diego Attractions - La Jolla Mom

Here is a long list of free things to do in La Jolla, a gorgeous seaside community in San Diego that is a must-visit.

Things to do in San Diego - 4 trip itineraries, locals guide. Let's explore: hiking, museums, beaches, parks, & shopping. #visitsandiego  #sandiegoliving #travelcalifornia

A Local's Guide To San Diego: Day Trips & Itineraries · Compass & Coastline | Traveling the world's best coastal destinations

Discover the BEST San Diego day trips from a local - 4 trip itineraries, 4 perfect days in Southern California! Get the free San Diego itinerary to explore hiking, museums, shopping and more...

Top 10 Things to Do in Beautiful La Jolla, California

Top 10 Things to Do in Beautiful La Jolla, California - Travel Pockets

Last year, we made a quick stop in La Jolla to catch the sunset and quickly realized that we needed to revisit and dedicate an entire weekend to this beautiful coastal city. There is so much to do in La Jolla, so we narrowed our list down to our top 10.

Explore California: #1 Vacation Travel Guide - hotels, maps, photos

Explore California: #1 Vacation Travel Guide - hotels, maps, photos

Find the perfect California hotel, inn, restaurant, beach, scenic drive, spa, golf course, theme park or museum. Best free vacation guide for travelers. Print maps and travel coupons, check local weather, plan things to do.

South carolina

Head to South Carolina to enjoy the relaxing city of Georgetown. The neighboring areas of Pawley's Island, Murrell's Inlet, Litchfield Beach are also part of The Hammock Coast - sometimes overlooked because of their northern neighbor, Myrtle Beach. Don't make that mistake. For a calm, less crowded family vacation, check out our list of things to do in Georgetown, SC. #Georgetown #SouthCarolina #FamilyTravel #Vacation

7 Relaxing Things To Do In Historic Georgetown, SC

Head to South Carolina to enjoy the relaxing city of Georgetown. The neighboring areas of Pawley's Island, Murrell's Inlet, Litchfield Beach are also part of The Hammock Coast - sometimes overlooked because of their northern neighbor, Myrtle Beach. Don't make that mistake. For a calm, less crowded family vacation, check out our list of things to do in Georgetown, SC.

Atalaya Castle is a surprising oceanfront mansion open for self-guided walking tours at Huntington Beach State Park in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. #travel #southcarolina #statepark #tour

The Surprising Atalaya Castle at Huntington Beach State Park in South Carolina - Road Trips & Coffee Travel Blog

Tucked away inside Huntington Beach State Park is the gorgeous and accessible Atalaya Castle, an oceanfront mansion open for tours.

Huntington Beach State Park is one of the best parks in South Carolina. This coastal state park has two nice campgrounds with full hookups, hiking trails, opportunities for swimming and fishing, and the surprising Atalaya Castle to explore. But my favorite feature of the park is the amazing and diverse wildlife. #travel #southcarolina #statepark #hiking #fishing #camping #thingstodo

8 Things to Do at Huntington Beach State Park in Murrells Inlet, SC - Road Trips & Coffee Travel Blog

Here are a few things to do at one of the most popular, beautiful, and exciting state parks in South Carolina.

Charleston Walking Tour - GORGEOUS and now on our "must see"list !!

Charleston Tour - At Home With The Barkers

The best way to the city of Charleston, South Carolina is by foot. Walk the tiny paths, and cobblestone streets to see the beauty up close and personal on the Charleston tour.

Even if you've been to Charleston, SC before, don't miss out on this list of top 25 FREE things to do.  Maybe you'll find some things you've never seen before!

Top 25 FREE Things to Do in Charleston

Here are the top 25 FREE things to do in Charleston, South Carolina!

Free Things to do in Charleston, SC

Free Things to do in Charleston, SC

If you’re new here, Creating Really Awesome Free Trips is a series that ihappens every Thursday (and some Tuesdays) this summer on C.R.A.F.T.! I love to travel, and hope this series inspires you to take a little road trip to somewhere near or far and explore! Hi! I’m Laura (my blogging alter ego is Smallgood). …

Congaree National Park, South Carolina >>> Another place to add to my US 'must explore' list!

The 58 National Parks in the USA(*13): Congaree National Park | Tourism on the Edge

Congaree National Park is situated in Richland County, South Carolina (the nearest city is Columbia). The park preserves the largest tract of old growth bottomland hardwood forest in the United States, and the lush trees which are some of the tallest in the Eastern side, forming one of the highest natural canopies in the world. From its total surface of 89 km², about 70 percent of the national park is a wilderness area where large animals like bobcats, deers, feral pigs, feral dogs…

Circular Church in Downtown Charleston, South Carolina - this church has one of the oldest graveyards in the state

Ultimate Offbeat Guide to Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston is the oldest city in the state of South Carolina, famous for its historical charm, lovely beaches, and a great art scene, but what you might not know

Charleston, SC. Cypress gardens. Canoe. Things to do in Charleston. Editorial photography. Travel photos. Southern living. Q Avenue Photo.

Butchers in Charleston - Brad & Jen | Nashville Wedding Photographers

we’ve traveled from coast to coast this year (and back again). it’s been amazing and we consider ourselves blessed to have seen so many wonderful places. and as you can imagine, we have more images to share than we can comprehend. but we had to start somewhere, and we thought what better than the east …

Explore the Carolina Lowcountry | Between Savannah and Charleston lies a stretch of land lined with oak trees, pristine coastline, and all the barbecue and fresh seafood you can eat. | SouthernLiving.com

Explore the Carolina Lowcountry

Between Savannah and Charleston lies the Carolina Lowcountry lined with oak trees, pristine coastline, and all the barbecue and fresh seafood you can eat

Oregon

Tumalo Falls, near Bend, Oregon:

Tumalo Falls, near Bend, Oregon:

Tumalo Falls near Bend, Oregon

A Tumalo Summer

Hot cloudless summer day at Tumalo Falls, Central Oregon. 5000 ft in the high desert almost 100 degrees in the sun.

Cape Kiwanda | Oregon Coast

This is a Nature blog.

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Crater Lake, near Bend, Oregon

Crater Lake, near Bend, Oregon

Silverfalls State Park, Oregon, United States dogwoodalliance.org

Silverfalls State Park, OR

Silverfalls State Park, OR has many falls and this one is pretty easy to get to. I did my typical approach to photography and took lots of image sets with the intention of doing HDR. Needless to say the HDR approach was trashed when I saw this single image.

Bend Oregon - Benham Falls This is Beauty @Sheila -- Collette Farm #AmericaBound

Things to do around Bend Oregon with your Family

We had such a fabulous time on our visit to Bend and I wanted to share even more about the attractions and things to do around Bend Oregon that were great to do as a

Smoky mountains

6 Stunning Short Hikes in the Smoky Mountains

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most visited park in the entire national park system. And for good reason. It has numerous scenic driving tours, plenty of amazing lookouts along the roads, and well-maintained hiking trails that range from easy to strenuous. The month of October is especially spectacular in the park as

Fun Things for Families to Do in Gatlinburg Learn more about activities and adventures that are family friendly during a visit to Gatlinburg, Tennessee. #Gatlinburg #Tennessee #SmokyMountains

Fun Things for Families to Do in Gatlinburg - Adventure Mom

Learn more about fun things to do, activities, and adventures that are family-friendly during a visit to Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

7 Must Hike Trails In The Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Hiking In The Smokies.

7 Must Hike Trails In The Great Smoky Mountains National Park - The Wander Guide

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is home to over 800 miles of hiking trails - read about my top 7 Must Hike Trails in the Great Smoky Mountains.

7 Must Hike Trails In The Great Smoky Mountains National Park - The Wander Guide

7 Must Hike Trails In The Great Smoky Mountains National Park - The Wander Guide

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is home to over 800 miles of hiking trails - read about my top 7 Must Hike Trails in the Great Smoky Mountains.

Best Cheap Eats in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee – The House That Never Slumbers

Best Cheap Eats in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee | The House That Never Slumbers

Best food in Pigeon Forge for families.. We share the best restaurants at the lowest price.

Why You Need to Visit Anakeesta in Gatlinburg, TN. Learn more about the adventures offered for all ages at Anakeesta. #Gatlinburg #Tennessee #SmokyMountains #FamilyTravel #Adventure

Why You Need to Visit Anakeesta in Gatlinburg - Adventure Mom

Located in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee, find out why Anakeesta is a great attraction for families and locals who desire a mix of adventure and relaxation.

With so many things to see and do while vacationing in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, this bucket list will help you make the most of your time and showcases some of the most popular and talked about destinations and travel ideas in Pigeon Forge.

The Ultimate Pigeon Forge Bucket List

Your Pigeon Forge bucket list for a wonderful vacation! With so many things to see and do this list will help you make the most of your time in Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee with kids.  Families flock to the Smoky Mountains every year for a respite from everyday life by enjoying the many attractions and activities in Pigeon Forge.  Young and old alike absolutely love the wide array of fun things to do including restaurants, area attractions and more- and multi-generational family trips offer opportunities to reconnect. #PigeonForge #Tennessee #familytravel #SmokyMountains

Things to do in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee with kids. Families flock to the Smoky Mountains every year for a respite from everyday life by enjoying the many attractions and activities in Pigeon Forge. Young and old alike absolutely love the wide array of fun things to do including restaurants, area attractions and more- and multi-generational family trips offer opportunities to reconnect. #PigeonForge #Tennessee #familytravel #SmokyMountains

The last guide to things to do in the Smoky Mountains you will ever need! In our guide we give you all the best things to do in the Smoky Mountains in every season. Want to know the best hiking trails in the Smoky Mountains in the Fall? We've got that? Festivals in the Smoky Mountains in the Winter? Got that too...and so much more! #smokymountains #tennessee #gatlinburg #pigeonforge #hikingtrails #greatsmokymountains #outdoorliving #vacation #familytravel

50+ Things To Do In The Smoky Mountains PLUS Where To Stay & Eat

This FREE comprehensive guide of things to do the Smoky Mountains is SO COMPREHENSIVE is should really be an e-book, but iwe are sharing it for FREE and it's chock full of ideas and tips for visiting the Smokies no matter what time of the year.

From historic ghost towns to secret waterfalls, you must add these Gatlinburg hidden gems to your Tennessee vacation plans.

Gatlinburg Hidden Gems: 7 Secret Spots You Don't Want to Miss

From historic ghost towns to secret waterfalls, you must add these Gatlinburg hidden gems to your Tennessee vacation plans.

Grotto Falls is the only waterfall in Great Smoky Mountains National Park that visitors can walk behind. After a moderate 1.4 mile hike, Grotto Falls appears out of the green foliage. Find out more about one of my favorite Smoky Mountain waterfalls here!

Hiking to Grotto Falls in Great Smoky Mountains National Park • Nomad by Trade

When we were getting ready to do some hiking in Great Smoky Mountains National Park – a longtime favorite of mine! – we asked a park ranger for some recommendations. He told us that Grotto Falls was one of the best waterfalls in the Smoky Mountains because it was the only one that visitors can […]

With nearly 11 million annual visitors, the Great Smoky Mountains is the most popular National Park in the USA. Here's how to make the most of your visit.

An insider's guide to Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Samantha Brown's Places to Love

With nearly 11 million annual visitors, the Great Smoky Mountains is the most popular National Park in the USA. Here's how to make the most of your visit.

FoxFire Mountain in Sevierville, TN.

Discover Foxfire - Foxfire Mountain

The wonderful things about Foxfire Mountain are the beautiful trails and multiple bridges, pristine forests, bubbling creeks, delightful waterfalls, beautiful vistas, fields of llamas and Bambam the friendly 3Watusi bull and more!

6 Stunning Short Hikes in the Smoky Mountains. Did you know that The Great Smoky Mountains are the most visited national park in the USA? Located near Gatlinburg, Tennessee in the Appalachian Mountains this spectacular national park offers well maintained trails, beautiful mountain views, and lovely waterfalls. Read about our favorite short day hikes here! By Wandering Wheatleys (@wanderingwheatleys) #GreatSmokyMountains #Hiking #Trekking #Camping #NationalPark #Tennessee #TN

6 Stunning Short Hikes in the Smoky Mountains

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most visited park in the entire national park system. And for good reason. It has numerous scenic driving tours, plenty of amazing lookouts along the roads, and well-maintained hiking trails that range from easy to strenuous. The month of October is especially spectacular in the park as

Anakeesta Gatlinburg TN - Did you know there is a new theme park in Gatlinburg? Anakeesta boasts beautiful mountain views, a long walk through the treetop canopies along rope bridges that have just the right amount of bounce, treehouses, and a Firefly Village. #travel #gatlinburg #themepark

Anakeesta Mountain Park in Gatlinburg - Review - Geez, Gwen!

Anakeesta Theme Park lets you walk among the treetops in the Great Smoky Mountains. This park in the Gatlinburg /Pigeon Forge area is a vacation must!

Anakeesta: Getting High on Life in Gatlinburg, Tennessee Travels with Bibi

Anakeesta: Getting High on Life in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Anakeesta is Gatlinburg, Tennessee's recent addition to a wide variety of attractions. The whole family will find plenty to do: zip lining, mountain coaster, treehouse village, gem mining, dining, shopping and MUCH more!

Three must-sees in Great Smoky Mountains National Park #GrouponGetaways

Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Three Things You Shouldn't Miss

The country's most-visited park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park can be overwhelming. Try these three activities to get the most out of your trip.

VMS Attraction - Visit My Smokies

If you want to learn the history behind moonshine, Gatlinburg is the place to go. Visit the Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery and learn the art behind making whiskey. The Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery has been making moonshine for more than 200 years, keeping the business and recipes in the family. With the smell of cooking grain wafting in the air, you can tour the Ole Smoky Distillery and see how the whiskey is made from beginning to end. You’ll also have the chance to ask questions and try…

Free things to do while on vacation in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

Free Things to Do in Pigeon Forge

Free things to do in Pigeon Forge. These free Pigeon Forge activities will be sure to take your vacation to another exciting level that is perfect for any budget!

There's so much to see and do in Nashville, even if you're not a country music fan!

My Top 5 Things To Do In Nashville! - Bon Voyage, Lauren!

Nashville really surprised me. I had high expectations when it came to food (which I wrote all about here) but as for sightseeing, I didn’t really know what to expect. I’ve never watched the television show Nashville and have pretty...

Arch Rock || Alum Cave Trail || Great Smoky Mountains National Park || Dirt In My Shoes

12 Things You Can't Miss on Your First Visit to the Great Smoky Mountains

Experience the best hikes and viewpoints at Great Smoky Mountains National Park with this list of things you can't miss -- written by a former park ranger!

7 Fun Things to Do on a Pigeon Forge Vacation. Beyond Smokey Mountain National Park & Dollywood, there are great shows, museums, restaurants, & experiences that make it a very cool vacation.

7 Things You Must Do on a Pigeon Forge Vacation

If you are heading to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee than you MUST do these 7 fun things we found this spring beyond the Smoky Mountain National Park!

7 Fun Things to Do on a Pigeon Forge Vacation. Beyond Smokey Mountain National Park & Dollywood, there are great shows, museums, restaurants, & experiences that make it a very cool vacation.

7 Things You Must Do on a Pigeon Forge Vacation

If you are heading to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee than you MUST do these 7 fun things we found this spring beyond the Smoky Mountain National Park!

A Pigeon Forge trolley map with information about all of the routes.

Navigate Sevier County Like a Pro with This Pigeon Forge Trolley Map - Visit My Smokies

Visit My Smokies shares a convenient Pigeon Forge trolley map to help you navigate the Smokies like a pro!

Visiting the Smoky Mountains? The Pigeon Forge area is absolutely beautiful! There are also 23 free things to do in Pigeon Forge Tennessee! #tennessee #OurRoamingHearts #smokymountains #freethhingstodo

23 Free things to do in Pigeon Forge TN | The Frugal Navy Wife

Our comprehensive list of free things to do in Pigeon Forge TN. You will not want to miss any of these so plan accordingly to visit them all!

Sand dunes michigan

Beachtowns

Getaway to the Michigan beaches and sand dunes of Grand Haven, Holland, South Haven, St. Joseph, Muskegon, Silver Lake Sand Dunes and Saugatuck

Lake Michigan: Exploring Beach Towns on the Third Coast

Michigan is home to 1,400 miles of breathtaking shoreline along Lake Michigan. Join us as we explore some of our favorite Michigan beach towns!

Silver Lake Sand Dunes 2020 SLSD Travel Guide

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Getaway to the Michigan beaches and sand dunes of Grand Haven, Holland, South Haven, St. Joseph, Muskegon, Silver Lake Sand Dunes and Saugatuck

Lake Michigan: Exploring Beach Towns on the Third Coast

Michigan is home to 1,400 miles of breathtaking shoreline along Lake Michigan. Join us as we explore some of our favorite Michigan beach towns!

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6 Stunning Short Hikes in the Smoky Mountains

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most visited park in the entire national park system. And for good reason. It has numerous scenic driving tours, plenty of amazing lookouts along the roads, and well-maintained hiking trails that range from easy to strenuous. The month of October is especially spectacular in the park as

Torrey Pines Hiking Guide

Torrey Pines is a must-do if you're visiting San Diego. It has stunning cliff views, a unique ecosystem, and plenty of beginner-friendly options for hiking.

We searched high and low, through hashtags and posts, to uncover San Diego’s hidden gems.

12 Hidden Gems in San Diego You Can’t Miss

We searched high and low, through hashtags and posts, to uncover San Diego’s hidden gems.

Torrey Pines Hike, La Jolla » Easy Hikes in San Diego

If you're in San Diego, the Torrey Pines hike is a must do! It's hard to beat these easy hikes with beautiful coastal views.

Visiting Coronado in San Diego - Let's go on a ROAD TRIP

The coastal community of Coronado is one of those places where you feel like you are on a holiday, even if you just stop by after work. Definitely worth a trip if you are visiting San Diego. It lies across the bay from downtown San Diego. It is actually a peninsula and is connected to the […]

My 12 Favorite Spots Around San Diego California, Also Low Budget!

12 Favorite Spots Around San Diego California that are low budget things to do in San Diego too, from the aquarium, to beaches to breweries.

Sunset Cliffs Open Ceiling Sea Cave in San Diego - California Through My Lens

The open ceiling sea cave in the Sunset Cliffs area of San Diego is one of those places that’s hard to believe is in California. This massive sea cave is a fantastic spot for photos, and due to the difficulty of access (only during a negative tide), it stays relatively secluded. If you want to …

Cabrillo tide pools are some of the best in San Diego

Best Tide Pools in San Diego - Top 8 Tide Pools - La Jolla Mom

San Diego tide pools are some of the best tide pools in Southern California. I tell you where they are located and share more info about California’s tide pool animals.

Best Places for Photography in La Jolla - La Jolla Mom

A round-up of the best places for photography in La Jolla, California whether your goal is a perfect family photo or pictures for Instagram.

Instagram-Worthy San Diego Murals Scavenger Hunt Adventure! - San Diego Family Travelers

Check out this fun scavenger hunt of San Diego murals and street art! Instagram-worthy and family fun, great exercise, and throw in lunch at a brewery to top it off!

Why You Should Skip San Diego’s Busiest Beaches To See Sunset Cliffs

Instagram star Eric Rubens explains why you should pass on San Diego's busier beaches for dreamy cave views at Sunset Cliffs.

Underground Tunnel to the Sunny Jim Cave in La Jolla, California - Travel Pockets

La Jolla, California is widely known for the "Seven Caves" and most visitors go inside the caves through kayaking tours, but there's also another way you can get to these caves: through a tunnel from inside a gift shop! Instead of viewing the caves out in the open waters, you can view it from another perspective at Sunny Jim's Cave. It is very reasonably priced at $5 and completely accessible by foot.

Are you looking for the best places to eat in San Diego? Click to discover the best food in San Diego while on a budget! #sandiego #california #usa #travel #travelinspiration #traveltip #food

The 10 Best Places to Eat in San Diego (for less than $15)

Are you looking for the best places to eat in San Diego, without breaking the bank. Here are my top 10 must try best places to eat in San Diego.