Major Destinations in the West

Things to do and see in some of the West's best travel destinations.

The colorful Painted Ladies are just one of many picture-perfect scenes in San Francisco. 

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San Francisco

See what makes San Francisco so special:

San Francisco's Top Sights and Hidden Gems

22 Essential Things to Do in San Francisco

San Francisco Bay Area Bucket List

Los Angeles

There's no shortage of things to do in L.A., so plan your trip accordingly: 

24 New Things to Do and See in Los Angeles

Los Angeles City Guide: Explore L.A. on Foot

9 Must-See Museums in Los Angeles


Everything you need to know to make the most of your Disneyland trip:

How to Be a Disneyland Pro

8 Disneyland Tips for Adults

Insider Tips for Visiting Disneyland with Kids

Must-Have Food and Drinks in Disneyland

A thriving food scene and incredible scenic beauty, Portland has it all. 

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Our best advice for visiting Portland:

Portland City Guide: What to See, Do, and Eat

Perfect Weekend Trip to Portland

5 Towns to Visit in Greater Portland


Headed to Reno? Here's what you need to know:

Exploring the "Biggest Little City in the World"

Don't-Miss Spots in Downtown Reno and Riverwalk District

Reno's Rocking Midtown District

Best Day-Trip Destinations Outside Reno

Las Vegas

Let the good times roll in Vegas with these insider travel tips:

Las Vegas City Guide: Where to Go On and Off the Strip

How to Save Money While Visiting Las Vegas

5 Quirky Bars in the Las Vegas Arts District

Las Vegas' Extreme Rides and Experiences

Downtown Las Vegas Weekend Trip

Phoenix's desert beauty is otherworldly. 

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Discover what this desert city has to offer:

Phoenix City Guide: Things to Do, See, and Eat

Must-Visit Spots and Hidden Gems in Phoenix

A Weekend in Downtown Phoenix

5 Less Traveled Phoenix Hikes


The Hawaiian Islands are for respite- and thrill-seekers alike:

The Top Thing to Do on Each Hawaiian Island

A Local's Insider List of Things to Do on Oahu

How to Visit Honolulu on a Budget

How to Visit Kona on Any Budget

Hawaii's 5 Best Winter Beaches