From its unique swamps and marshlands to its proximity to the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean, the southern United States features diverse aquatic ecosystems. It's no surprise, then, that the South has some of the most spectacular aquariums in the country, featuring...
For many of us, state fairs are the highlight of summer. Free live concerts, crazy competitions, carnival rides galore and deep fried EVERYTHING. While all state fairs are always great fun, not all of them are created equally.
Although the very first Fourth of July fireworks were debuted more than 200 years ago in Philadelphia, the celebration never grows old. So whether you’re starting your own family’s Fourth of July traditions or just looking for a new place to see some great fireworks this Independence Day, check out our list of top places on the East Coast to catch magnificent fireworks displays.
Luckily, every summer, country music fans are faced with a barrage of fantastic music festivals to attend. We’ve compiled a list of them by state, so you can easily find one near your hometown. With festivals scheduled for June all the way through September, we bet you’re covered for a summertime filled with great tunes.
Thousands of wildlife preserves, zoos, aquariums, and nature institutes across the country continually entice visitors with face-to-face encounters, exotic creatures, and one-of-a-kind experiences that can’t be recreated. Most of us will never see some of the world’s most amazing animals in the wild, so the chance to see them up close anywhere is pretty incredible.
Humpback whales have been classified as an endangered species for more than four decades now, and in April of this year, the U.S. Government proposed that most of the world’s humpback whales be removed from the list.
The beautiful city of Savannah is known for its art, culture and, most importantly, history. From being the first American city that was planned out in a series of grids to its role in the Revolutionary War and again in the Civil War, Savannah has plenty of history to go around. The older cobblestone historic district...