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.

Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Winter Weekend Trip

This lakeside resort keeps winter visitors warm and active with outdoor activities, fireworks, eclectic eats, and vintage shops.

A Weekend in Park City, Utah

Less than an hour from Salt Lake City, this scenic Old West town offers visitors lots to do, like the Sundance Film Festival.

Downtown Las Vegas Weekend Trip

The city's original casino district has added a healthy bit of up-to-date hip to its old-school vibe.

Classic Las Vegas Experiences

These retro spots embody the glamour and intrigue of Vegas. 

Cowboy Culture at Nevada’s Western Folklife Center

Nevada’s Western Folklife Center celebrates the songs and stories of the American West.

Tucson: The Southwest's Best Affordable Escape

The soul of Tucson is in the splendor of its landscape, local art, world-renowned cuisine, and affordable resorts.

Unplug in Mendocino, CA

Surrounded by serene natural beauty, Mendocino, one of California's North Coast villages, offers visitors a chance to unwind.

Your Favorite Disneyland Tips and Tricks

Via readers share their favorite ways to use their time wisely at Disneyland.

The Best Deals in Las Vegas

If gambling isn't your forte, you can still win in Las Vegas with these affordable escapes, such as the Fountains of Bellagio.

Riviera Maya: Mexico’s Best Coast

For pristine beaches, ancient ruins, and low prices, visit the Riviera Maya in Mexico.

Remembering the Future at the Living Computers Museum

Tech comes to life at Seattle's newly expanded museum.

"Lady Bird": Love Letter to Sacramento

Travel to Sacramento and visit the real life hot spots that inspired Greta Gerwig's love letter to her hometown, "Lady Bird".