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Leaving an Oregon Winter Behind With Music Memories

Saying Goodbye to Winter in Central Oregon at Subaru WinterFest 2018

The conditions began to deteriorate as I ascended the summit of Mt. Bachelor. As I rode the chairlift to the top, the snow fell harder and, with every passing minute, visibility got a little worse. By the time I reached the peak, I could barely see past my own feet. Visibility: Zero. Even a fellow […]

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16 Epic Stops for Your California Road Trip on the Pacific Coast Highway

My favorite stops for a Pacific Coast Highway road trip itinerary.

Convertible, check. Epic tunes, check. Camera, check. A list of 16 epic stops for a legendary California road trip itinerary—CHECK!

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10 of the Best Hikes in Asheville, North Carolina

10 of the Best Hikes in Asheville, North Carolina

Asheville is home to some of the oldest and most biodiverse ranges in the world. Located alongside the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Appalachian Trail, Asheville is surrounded by some of the best hiking in the country.

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How to Prepare for a Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip

How to Prepare for a Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip

California’s Pacific Coast Highway is one of America’s greatest and most iconic road trips. These eight tips will help prepare you for what lay ahead!

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A Doors-Off Helicopter Ride Over Santa Barbara’s Channel Islands

Hanging out of a helicopter over Santa Barbara's Channel Islands

“Are you taking the ferry or a helicopter?” I glared at Conor with a disdained smirk. “What do you think?” I prodded back slyly. The answer should have been so obvious! He returned my glare with an all-knowing glance, grinned, and announced, “I got you, bro. Let’s get you booked in for tomorrow.” Conor worked […]

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11 Mouthwatering Restaurants in Asheville, NC: Where to Eat for Every Occasion

This bohemian town in North Carolina has become a popular travel destination for a number of different reasons. For starters, it is surrounded by mountains and sloping green peaks, which means there’s no shortage of adventure activities in Asheville. But more than that, Asheville is a foodie city that flies under the radar. They love […]

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Where to Stay in New York City: The 12 Best Hotels and Hostels for Every Budget

Where to Stay in New York City: The 12 Best Hotels and Hostels for Every Budget

Being a tourist in New York is easy. Check out the Empire State Building, blow all your money on Fifth Avenue, go to a deli and get a bagel. Done. Working out where to stay in New York is somewhat more challenging. You want to be in the city but you don’t want to be […]

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A Driving Tour of 8 Lesser-Known D.C. Monuments (and What They All Mean)

A Driving Tour of 8 Washington, D.C. Monuments (and What They All Mean)

Have you ever taken photos of impressive statues, only to later realize you don’t know who they’re of—or why they’re there? This is my relationship with far too many monuments in my current home, Washington D.C. Sure, I know the names—but what do they actually mean? In one sense, this is embarrassing, because I’m the […]

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A Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip is California’s Ultimate Coastal Drive

Pacific Coast Highway road trip

A Pacific Coast Highway road trip is the ultimate jaunt for wanderlusters seeking a sense of freedom and the mysteries of the open road. This is everything you need to know before starting your road trip down (or up) the Pacific Coast Highway.

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