With tours, history, delicious foods, family friendly excursions, sports, museums, and outdoor experiences — Charlotte, NC has a lot going on! Want to go whitewater rafting, take in a NASCAR race, grab a bite at a food truck, take a Segway tour of Uptown, and spend the night at an indoor water park?! You can! Here are 51+ awesome things to do in Charlotte for an amazing time.
Articles by Kate Gelsthorpe
There are so many amazing things to do when you visit the Gulf Shores, and a dolphin cruise is one of them! It’s a great adventure the whole family will enjoy. Here are 17+ awesome dolphin cruises that we just know you’ll love!
Looking for some fun and excitement on your next trip to Destin, Florida? A jet ski rental is for you! Speed through the beautiful waters and explore the Emerald Coast, stop at some of the awesome nearby hot spots, and search for dolphins along the way. Here are 13 of our favorites.
Florida is sunny and reasonably warm year-round, which makes it the perfect state to host festivals during every season — and they do! They’ve got festivals just for adults, family-friendly festivals, festivals celebrating music, art, and every type of food! Let’s dive in!
For outdoor lovers, Lake Martin, Alabama has it all. With almost 900 miles of pristine shoreline, it’s no wonder Lake Martin is known as Alabama’s Freshwater Coast. Here, you’ll find water activities galore, awesome hiking trails, fabulous restaurants, and stunning views everywhere you look. The best part? It’s located just over the Georgia border, so you don’t have to go far to enjoy this awesome Alabama locale.
Ready for some fun out on the beautiful emerald green waters that surround Panama City Beach? Whether you’re looking to relax on a pontoon boat with family and friends, catch “the Big One” with a fishing charter, or zoom through the water on a jet ski — we’ve got the perfect rental for you.
See Destin and the surrounding area from a whole new perspective with a parasailing adventure that you won’t soon forget. Fun for the whole family, parasailing in Destin is a must-do activity! Here are 7+ of our favorite Destin area parasailing adventures.
The best way to explore Destin? Out on the water! Gather up your friends and family and explore the emerald green waters around Destin and Fort Walton Beach with these awesome pontoon boat rentals!
Not only are Destin’s beaches seriously amazing, but their fishing is too! In fact, Destin is known as the “Luckiest Fishing Village.” Here are 19 of the best fishing charters that Destin has to offer.
Looking for sun, sand, emerald green waters and tons of fun? Then a visit to Crab Island, Destin, Florida should be in your future!
With so many things to do in North Carolina, you can make a weekend of it all year long. From outdoor adventures to historical landmarks, and from top tourist attractions to weird and unusual sites, North Carolina is a vacationer’s dreamland.
Glamping — or glamorous camping — is basically an upgrade in accommodations for those who love nature and adventure. Whether it be in a treehouse, yurt, RV, caboose, teepee, geo dome, or lodge, these places are for those who either want a unique sleeping experience, or lots of luxury. (Or both!)
Red Top Mountain State Park in Acworth is known for its amazing location right on Lake Allatoona. This state park — just 35 miles north of Atlanta — is perfect for swimming, boating, water sports, fishing, hiking, and biking. With amazing accommodations, a beautiful lake, and activities galore, this is one Georgia State Park that’s definitely worth a visit!
Florida has some amazing big cities, popular beaches, and gigantic theme parks, but sometimes you just want to get away from all that! Enter: these amazing small towns in Florida that have a whole lot of charm, and a lot less people.
Several years ago I decided we needed to do something that represented the real reason for Christmas, not just visiting Santa and riding the Pink Pig. So I set out to find one of the live nativity scenes around Atlanta. It wasn’t as easy as you might think. Now I’ve heard of several. If you know of other places to see live nativities around Atlanta, please post a comment. Don’t forget to wear warm clothes. All of these activities are held outside and free unless otherwise noted.