Woman standing on a rock outcrop overlooking a beautiful valley in the United States.

Home Comforts for the Foreign Traveler Visiting the U.S.

By Guest Author / May 3, 2023 / 0 Comments

If you’re looking to travel abroad, there are plenty of excellent spots to hit up in the US. In fact, there is no shortage of experiences to keep you busy, and plenty of US culture, cuisine, and entertainment to delight. However, there’s no denying that time away from your home comforts can leave you with … Read more

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Yellowstone in a Weekend – Complete Guide

By Kathleen Hesketh / March 11, 2023 / 0 Comments

If you’re wondering how to visit Yellowstone in a weekend, here is our Yellowstone 3-day itinerary. We’ve made this trip more than once, so we’ve gotten it down to a bit of a science. When to Go to Yellowstone if You Only Have a Weekend to Visit Our most recent trip took place on what … Read more

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Dog trotting through uncrowded forest

Three Off-the-Beaten Path Vacations for Summer Travel

By Kathleen Hesketh / January 24, 2023 / Comments Off on Three Off-the-Beaten Path Vacations for Summer Travel

According to recent research, 95% of Americans plan to travel this year. Over 65% will travel domestically, hitting popular summer destinations within the good old U.S. of A. No matter how you do the math, it adds up to a lot of travelers hitting the top destinations, such as Las Vegas, Orlando and Disney World. … Read more

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Top Pet-Friendly Vacation Destinations in Oregon, The Most Dog-Friendly State in the Union

By Kathleen Hesketh / October 5, 2022 / Comments Off on Top Pet-Friendly Vacation Destinations in Oregon, The Most Dog-Friendly State in the Union

If you’re like us, you’re always seeking new pet-friendly vacations, restaurants, and specially, pet-friendly hotels. We always find ourselves hunting for dog friendly places in Oregon and New England because, after all, going on an adventure just isn’t the same without your dog. And if you’re like us, you also know that pet-friendly vacations and … Read more

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rock climbers scale a formation on ARizona's Mount Lemmon Highway.

Backroads and Beyond: Arizona Travel Destinations and Unique Things to Do

By Kathleen Hesketh / March 13, 2022 / 0 Comments

Seeking a safe haven from the bitter New England cold, we touched down in Phoenix on a late February night. Truth be told, we were looking for more than sunny skies and moderate temperatures. We were searching for the most unique things to do in Arizona. And while we did venture off the beaten path, … Read more

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Visiting Tampa Bay, 5 Amazing Things to Do Near Tampa

By Kathleen Hesketh / February 13, 2022 / 0 Comments

When visting Tampa, beaches may beckon sun seekers and wave crashers, but there is more to vacationing in the area than sea and surf. In fact, you’ll find a number of amazing things to do near Tampa. For those looking for some more off-the-beaten path adventures, here are 5 nearby attractions you’ll want to consider … Read more

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Exploring Historic Brooklyn

By Brian Skewes / January 23, 2022 / 0 Comments

Exploring Historic Brooklyn Seconds to Go would like to thank guest author, Brian Skewes, for sharing his adventures in historic Brooklyn. Historic Brooklyn has a long – and sometimes strange – history. The borough started out as farmland and has come a long way since then. It is now a major center of fashion, art, … Read more

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A small boat rests quietly on the surface of Crater Lake, a top Oregon vacation spot

The Seven Things You Must Know Before Taking an Oregon Vacation

By Kathleen Hesketh / August 12, 2021 / 1 Comment

Before you embark on an Oregon vacation, it’s important to know that the state covers over 98,000 square miles of terrain but has only two interstate highways. That leaves a lot of back-road winding along coastal waters, through mossy green mountains and across starkly vivid dessert landscapes. It’s the contrasts of Oregon that make it … Read more

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Oregon in Summer, a Paradise You Won’t Want to Leave

By Kathleen Hesketh / July 4, 2021 / 0 Comments

With over 1,100 moderate hiking trails, miles of back country wilderness and opportunities for biking, paddling and rock climbing, just to name a few, there aren’t many other warm weather destinations as friendly to outdoor enthusiasts as Oregon in summer. Add in a host of activities, a penchant for historical fare and a coastline filled … Read more

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Lighthouse on rocky New England coast

Why You Should Start Thinking About New England Travel

By Kathleen Hesketh / May 10, 2021 / 0 Comments

New England travel bloggers are a rare breed. We don’t jet of to exotic locations and rhapsodize about far-off places. Instead, we write about a little-known piece of the U.S. that most people don’t really understand. New England States List Connectictut Maine Massachusetts Rhode Island New Hampshire Vermont What state is New England in? It’s … Read more

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