Plan the Perfect Dry Tortugas Day Trip from Key West

Plan the Perfect Dry Tortugas Day Trip from Key West

Taking a Dry Tortugas day trip from Key West was our top priority on our Florida Keys road trip. Despite being located near a major tourist destination, it’s actually one of the least-visited national parks in the United States due to the difficulty accessing...
Taking the Dry Tortugas Ferry – Everything You Need to Know

Taking the Dry Tortugas Ferry – Everything You Need to Know

Dry Tortugas National Park is located 70 miles west of Key West. Due to its remote location, it’s one of the least visited national parks in the United States. Unless you own your own boat and have the navigational skills to get there, the most cost effective option...
Swimming with Manatees in Florida

Swimming with Manatees in Florida

Swimming with manatees in Florida had been on my bucket list for years. I’ve low key loved the gentle water creatures since I was a kid and the thought of getting to see them up close in the water was a dream come true. Whether you call them chubby mermaids,...
Devils Tower Camping and Cabins at the KOA

Devils Tower Camping and Cabins at the KOA

Camping near Devils Tower National Monument is a great way to stay nearby and wake up to perfect views. Find out why we chose to stay at the Devils Tower KOA just outside the main entrance and what staying in their cabins is like. And, once you’re ready to plan...
How to Visit Devils Tower National Monument

How to Visit Devils Tower National Monument

Devils Tower National Monument in northeastern Wyoming was the United States’ first National Monument. The relatively small area has one main striking landmark – the impossible to miss tower itself, which you may even recognize from the movie Close...
7 Great Things to Do in Custer State Park

7 Great Things to Do in Custer State Park

Custer State Park, located in southwestern South Dakota, is just a stone’s throw away from Mount Rushmore and should absolutely be a part of any trip out to see the National Monument. In terms of scenery and activities, it’s honestly one of the best state...