Travel Blog Posts by Katie Sagal

An All-Weather Guide to New York

New York bike rentals

New York City is one of our favorite vacation destinations for plenty of reasons. Sports fans will appreciate the strong athletic history of the city, just as artsy folks will love the museum, theatre, and gallery scene. Those who crave adventure and… [Read More]

Where’s Hot in January

The fun and festivity of the December holidays has passed, leaving us with nothing but the dreary chill of January. While the amount of snow currently in your backyard may vary, we’re pretty sure most folks experiencing winter this time of year… [Read More]

San Diego Neighborhood Guide

Carlsbad California

San Diego is a delightful vacation destination. Filled with top-notch cultural attractions, exciting sports teams, and sunny, sandy beaches—San Diego’s neighborhood variety makes it practically perfect. It’s also, however, quite large, making it difficult to truly tackle the whole city in one… [Read More]

Art Lover’s Guide to Rome

Galleria Borghese

Italy has long been regarded as one of the artistic centers of the world. From its legacy of ancient art and architecture to its immense contributions to painting and sculpture during the Renaissance, Rome, in particular, is known for its artistic heritage…. [Read More]

A Guide to Theatre, Opera, and Ballet in Rome

teatro dell'opera di roma

The Eternal City is, among many things, a vibrant center for the arts. It’s brimming with theatres, operas, ballets, and many more such cultural performances—all just waiting for music fans and passionate opera buffs to enjoy. If you’re going to be traveling… [Read More]

Best Beaches Near Rome


Rome is simply bursting with amazing things to do. From perusing some of the greatest works of art mankind has ever produced and exploring the archaeological wonders of Ancient Rome, to noshing your way through pasta joint after gelato shop, there’s no… [Read More]

Cancun for Adrenaline Junkies

For the adventurous travelers out there, the ones who can’t wait to find their next great adrenaline fix, have we got a vacation destination for you! Cancun is chock full of high energy excursions, from water sports to hikes and ziplining to… [Read More]

Rome for Adults

Sistine chapel ceiling

Rome is one of the great cities of the world. It’s a destination for history buffs, artsy folks, foodies, and music lovers of all stripes. You can enjoy everything from tours of some of the most significant works of art and architecture… [Read More]

Best Photo Spots in Rome: An Instagrammers Guide

A city brimming with history, culture, and beauty, Rome is an ideal destination for Instagram users. Filled with gorgeous buildings, inspiring artwork…

Texas Cave Opening to Tourists

Great news for outdoorsy folks! Robber Baron Cave is opening to the public for the first time in two years on September 28, 2019

Philadelphia Zoo Guide

philadelphia zoo

Philadelphia Zoo is a hotspot for families, school groups, and animal lovers of all ages. This zoo was the first of its kind opened in the United States. It remains among the best zoos in the nation for popularity, conservation efforts, and… [Read More]

Guide to Día de los Muertos in San Antonio

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Día de los Muertos is one of the most special times of the year in San Antonio. Translated as “Day of the Dead,” this unforgettable celebration honors and remembers those who have passed. With more than 20 distinct events celebrating Día de… [Read More]

Christmas in New York City 2019 – Holiday Things to Do & Fun Seasonal Activities

The winter holiday season is upon us, so check out our suggestions for things to do during Christmas time in New York 2018.

Make the most of your end of year trip by adding a few of these activities and fun seasonal events into your upcoming itinerary.

Christmas in San Diego 2019 – Holiday Things to Do & Fun Seasonal Activities

The winter holiday season is upon us, so check out our suggestions for things to do during Christmas time in San Diego 2018.

Make the most of your end of year trip by adding a few of these activities and fun seasonal events into your upcoming itinerary.

Rome for Kids: The Complete Guide

rome go city kids tour

Traveling with kids can be a challenge at the best of times. However, we know it’s enriching and rewarding to see the looks on their faces when they encounter something amazing. But not all attractions are suitable for kids of certain ages…. [Read More]

New York City Marathon 2019 Guide


  The TCS New York City Marathon is an annual race held each November in NYC. It is arguably the second-most famous marathon in the United States, after the one and only Boston Marathon. It attracts tens of thousands of runners each year,… [Read More]

Museums and Galleries in Rome

vatican ceiling rome museum gallery

Rome is among the most significant artistic cities in the world. So it’s no surprise it has outstanding museums and galleries. Rome has an impressive history of famous figures working in the fields of architecture, sculpture, painting, and drawing. Italy’s artists are… [Read More]

Rome for Teenagers

rome teenagers

Rome is a magical place to visit. It’s bursting with that unique combination of modern life and strong historical roots. Everyone lucky enough to visit the Italian capital will likely never forget their time spend in this amazing city. But traveling with teens… [Read More]

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum Guide

jfk john f kennedy library musuem

One of the most beloved (and occasionally contentious) American leaders of the last century, John F. Kennedy is a figure of fascination for many. Visit the JFK Presidential Library and Museum in Boston to learn more about his life and legacy. To… [Read More]

Shopping in Los Angeles

the grove los angeles

Home to Hollywood and its bevy of celebrities, it’s no surprise that L.A. also boasts some truly excellent shopping. Of course, it’s not all Rodeo Drive, either—plenty of regular people live and shop in Los Angeles, too! Spend some of your time… [Read More]

Best US Cities for Sports Fans

philadelphia sports

The United States is among the best places in the world to visit for sports fans. You’ll find that the major sports are well represented in most of the big cities, with everything from basketball to hockey to soccer-playing a huge role… [Read More]

Best Animal Attractions in Miami

Miami is a great family destination. It’s filled with beaches for sunbathing, water sports, and sandcastles. Miami has boardwalks for bike rides and historic and cultural attractions for miles. It’s also home to a large number of popular animal attractions. From zoos… [Read More]

10 Best Beaches Near Orlando

st pete beach orlando florida

Orlando is one of our favorite vacation destinations for many reasons. It’s the theme park capital of the world, it has an abundance of great food, and the arts and culture scene is vibrant and ever-expanding. Of course, that’s not to leave… [Read More]

Best Hikes in Oahu

makapuu lighthouse hike oahu

With lush forests, gorgeous coastline, expansive ocean vistas, historic lighthouses, and even a dormant volcano, Oahu is filled with places and sites to explore while hiking. If you’re looking to get some outdoor adventure in on your next Oahu vacation, we highly… [Read More]

The Best Waterfalls in Oahu, Hawaii

oahu waterfalls hawaii

Oahu is known for many things—great food, history and culture, and of course, the lush natural world outside the cities. If you’re hoping to explore the outdoors in Oahu, we’ve got this handy guide for you. Check out the best waterfalls in… [Read More]