I’ve made it to 46 states so far, so I’ve seen a lot of what the United States has to offer. This section features my favorite places and things to do, plus massive bucket lists for each region of the country to help you plan your travels.

Disney Parks

I grew up visiting Disney World almost annually and then ended up working there during college, so it’s safe to say that it almost feels like home. Disney posts are some of my favorites to write, so check out this section for info on Disney World, Disneyland, and Disneyland Paris.

Recent Posts

10 Ways to Get a Taste of Travel Without Leaving Home

10 Ways to Get a Taste of Travel Without Leaving Home

We'd all love to be out traveling all the time, but it's not feasible for all of us. That doesn't mean that you can't explore the world a little in your downtime. This list of ways to get your travel fix from home may not be as good as the real thing, but it'll give...

All the Best Things to Do in Kings Canyon National Park

All the Best Things to Do in Kings Canyon National Park

Kings Canyon National Park in the Sierra Nevada mountains contains the deepest canyon in the United States and offers a chance to see soaring granite cliffs and rock formations without the crowds at nearby Yosemite. With miles and miles of backcountry wilderness...

Disney’s Pop Century Resort Review

Disney’s Pop Century Resort Review

Pop Century has long been my go-to for value resorts at Disney World, and the addition of Skyliner access has made it an even better choice for visitors on a budget. I've stayed at each of the Walt Disney World value resorts, and Pop is still my favorite out of them....

All the Best Things to Do in Sequoia National Park

All the Best Things to Do in Sequoia National Park

Sequoia National Park is home to a spectacular amount of - you guessed it - sequoias. These massive trees are truly awe inspiring and no photo can really do them justice. They really are something you just have to see in person to appreciate. Aside from its namesake...

The Ultimate Guide to Disney World’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

The Ultimate Guide to Disney World’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, Disney World's newest land, is the hottest spot in all four parks, and the kind of thing I grew up fantasizing about. Seriously - I was giddy when it was announced. With two rides, a themed bar, a quick service restaurant, shops, and a huge...

Epcot International Festival of the Arts Highlights and Tips

Epcot International Festival of the Arts Highlights and Tips

The Epcot International Festival of the Arts is the newest of its annual celebrations. It takes place during January and February each year and celebrates art in all its forms. With fantastic live entertainment, special photo ops, a chance to chip in painting a mural,...

Fill Up on Food and Laughs at the Hoop Dee Doo Musical Revue

Fill Up on Food and Laughs at the Hoop Dee Doo Musical Revue

If you know me, you know I love the Hoop Dee Doo Musical Revue, the long-running, delightfully cheesy dinner show at Disney World's Fort Wilderness Campground. (And if you know that, you'll probably also know how much I adore Fort Wilderness as a whole.) With three...

Topolino’s Terrace Character Breakfast Review and Tips

Topolino’s Terrace Character Breakfast Review and Tips

Disney World's newest resort - the Riviera - is home to a brand new signature dining restaurant called Topolino's Terrace, that serves up fancy food at night and character meals for breakfast. While my overall impression of the hotel was pretty meh, I thoroughly...