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    16 Beautiful Places to Visit in Winter in USA

    You might not think of winter as the best time to travel, but with so many beautiful places to visit in winter in USA, you might need to reconsider that notion! I absolutely LOVE winter travel. Whether you’re just there for fewer crowds or want to indulge in your favorite snow sports, these winter travel destinations in the United States will have you planning your next trip in no time! BEAUTIFUL PLACES TO VISIT IN WINTER IN USA – Northeast New York City, New York By Karen from WanderlustingK New York City is one of the most beautiful places to visit in winter in USA due to its many winter-centric…

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    The Perfect 2 Week Mexico Itinerary for First-Timers

    Heading to Mexico and not sure where to start? There is honestly SO MUCH to do in this amazing country, and it’s hard to narrow down where to go. That’s why I’ve created this perfect 2 week Mexico itinerary for first timers. So you can stop agonizing and start having fun! From the beaches of Tulum to the otherworldly cenotes of Valladolid, I spent 3 weeks backpacking around Mexico and distilled everything down into this perfect 2 week itinerary. I hope you enjoy! A 2 Week Mexico Itinerary This 2 week Mexico itinerary focuses solely on the Yucatan peninsula, visiting Cozumel, Valladolid, Tulum, and Bacalar. Although many Mexico itineraries suggest…

  • A road through fall colors on Route 100 in Vermont
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    17 Best Fall Vacations in The US You Should Take This Year

    Crisp autumn air, bright fall colors, and delicious apple cider… can you imagine any better way to spend the fall? Or maybe you’re a sun seeker, and want to chase the warmth for a little bit longer. Either way, this compilation of the best fall vacations in the US will have a spot for you! From the surprising changing leaves of California to the uncrowded and wild Yellowstone National Park, best fall vacations in the US have so much to offer. Keep reading to find out more! The Best Fall Vacations in the US California Recommended by Dhara at It’s Not About the Miles Looking for a fabulous fall getaway?…

  • Addie looking back at the Washington Monument while in the plaza of the WWII Memorial on the National Mall
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    The Perfect 3 Days in Washington DC Itinerary

    Towering monuments, world-class museums, a thriving food scene, and-oh yeah- The White House. Washington DC is more than just an 8th grade field trip. In fact, it’s the perfect spot for a short break no matter what your age! 3 days in Washington DC is the perfect amount of time to really get a taste of the nation’s capital, as well as experience a few off-the-beaten-path moments.  After having spent 4 years dating a Washington DC local, and even showing my own friends around the city when they come to visit, I think I’ve got a pretty good grip on some of the best things to do in Washington DC.…

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    Valladolid Cenotes: The Ultimate Day Trip Guide

    Cool, fresh water, otherworldly caves, and the warm Mexican sun? It doesn’t really get more perfect than that. And it’s all at the Valladolid cenotes. When I first started planning my visit to Valladolid during my 2-week jaunt around Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, I knew that I wanted to take a day trip to visit some Valladolid cenotes. At first, I thought I might take a guided tour. But then after a bit more research, it looked like it was pretty easy to do on your own so that’s what I decided to do! Of course, there’s not actually too much information online about visiting the cenotes on your own. So…

  • The shoreline of Bacalar, Mexico as seen from the lagoon
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    Bacalar, Mexico: 19 Photos That Will Push This Hidden Spot To The Top Of Your Bucket List

    Bacalar, Mexico is possibly the best hidden gem I’ve ever found. Even though it’s located only 2 hours south of Tulum, it’s a completely different world. Set on Bacalar Lagoon (also known as the Lagoon of Seven Colors, for its many startling shades of blue), this pubelo magico (magic town) is absolute paradise. I only had 2 days to dedicate to Bacalar, but I wish I could have stayed a lifetime. These 19 photos will, without a doubt, shoot Bacalar, Mexico straight to the top of your bucket list. HOW TO GET TO BACALAR, MEXICO Despite being off the beaten path, Bacalar, Mexico is surprisingly easy to get to. You…