Places to Visit

Discover the best places to visit in the USA, in western states like California, Hawaii, Arizona, and Oregon, and beyond. Find places to go with kids or on your own, and dive deep into vacation destinations across the West.

4 Affordable Tropical Vacations Outside the U.S.

These four tropical destinations deliver all the natural beauty, creature comforts, and quality beach time you could want.

Storm Watching on the Oregon Coast

Fall is the time to catch the Oregon coast at its wildest glory. Or watch in comfort from these top storm-watching spots.

Best Beach Towns in Southern California

For a sunny winter getaway try one of these five Southern California oceanside havens.

Exploratorium: San Francisco's Exceptional Science Museum

San Francisco's world-class science museum still dazzles and delights after 50 years.

6 Pet-Friendly Destinations in the West

From mountain towns to beach-side getaways, explore these dog-friendly spots.

Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix Turns 80

Discover a desert wonderland in Phoenix's long-standing botanical garden.

8 Lesser Known Wine Regions in the West

Wine Country no longer just means the Napa Valley. Here are seven places in the West where you can get hip to some amazing sips.

Places to Visit and Things to Do in Oregon and Idaho

Everything you need to know for your next trip to Oregon and Idaho.

Places to Visit and Things to Do in Arizona

Everything you need to know for your next Arizona adventure.

Major Destinations in the West

Everything you need to know to explore the West's top destinations.

City Guide: Things to do in Chico, CA

Visitors to Chico will find thriving craft breweries, a vibrant arts scene, and plenty of beautiful open space to roam.

6 Scenic Napa Valley Secrets

These are striking, don't-miss visual experiences in Napa Valley.