Category Archives: Plan Your Trip

12 Best Places for Apple Picking in Illinois (+ Orchard Info!)

Where to find the best apples in Illinois

One of the best things to do in fall in Illinois is going apple picking! These are the best apple orchards in Illnois (and the best places for apple picking in Illinois). We have tried to include a variety of local Illinois apple orchards on the guide but also wanted to make sure we included […]

12 Best Places for Apple Picking in Western New York (+ Orchard Info!)

Where to pick apples in Western New York

If you’re visiting NY this fall, be sure to hit up some of the best places for apple picking in Western New York!  This guide will detail the best apple orchards in Western New York, including farm info and more! Did we miss any epic places to pick apples in western New York? Let us […]

19 Best Things to Do in Rochester, MN (for First-Timers!)

Best things to do in Rochester MN

There are so many great reasons to visit Minnesota and its beautiful cities! These are the best things to do in Rochester MN – from historical landmarks to food (and more)! As the state’s third-largest city and home of the Mayo Clinic, you can get all the urban fun that you would in Minnesota’s Twin […]

15 Beautiful Michigan Lighthouses (for Your Bucket List!)

Crisp Point Lighthouse

With its gorgeous lake-side views, there’s no surprise that Michigan is home to lots of lighthouses. This guide showcases the best Michigan lighthouses! If you love anything to do with the sea, chances are you enjoy checking out new lighthouses and appreciating the history behind them. In this article, we’ve compiled a list of different […]

20 Incredible Day Trips from Chicago (Within 3 Hours!)


Are you planning a trip to the Windy City and are looking for some of the best day trips from Chicago? We have you covered! Continue reading for our top Chicago day trips! Chicago, Illinois is one of the most famous cities in the world known for its wide variety of parks, museums, universities, food, […]