Category: Just for Fun

While you explore the great outdoors, check out our “Just For Fun” articles and suggestions and explore all the excitement America has to offer on the road.

Pork and sausage sizzling on a barbecue grill.

May Regional Travel — Sample BBQ Cuisine in the South Appalachian States

May has the biggest barbecue event of the year: Memorial Day, when chefs fire up the grills and cook up tasty cuisine at campgrounds across the U.S. Backyard chefs will argue over which state has the best barbecue, but we don’t have time to engage in a debate. Instead, let us recommend two gorgeous states
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Field of sunflowers during sunset.

April Regional Travel — Springtime in Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana and Oklahoma

Did you spend winter dreaming about all of the warm-weather travel possibilities in North America? Now it’s time to turn those dreams into a reality. We’ve got a slew of under-the-radar spots in the South Central States that explode in color with the arrival of spring. See our Regional Travel Calendar for more year-round destinations. Arkansas
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Man sits perched on the rim of epic canyon.

March Regional Travel — Take a Spring Break in the Sunny Southwest

Spring Break. Those two words conjure up images of travelers waking up from winter hibernation and hitting the road for fun in warm weather. Some places get crowded very fast, but savvy travelers can avoid the chaos and take a spring break at their own pace in these spots. Discover family-friendly getaways or peaceful spots
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The Ultimate Arizona Road Trip

Though Arizona might be best known for its giant crack in the earth, the Grand Canyon State offers boundless opportunities to experience some of the most unique landscapes in the country. From towering saguaros, colorful canyons and ancient cliff dwellings to kitschy Route 66 attractions and relics of the Old West, Arizona is chock-full of
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