Eastern USA Travel

Inspiration and tips for Eastern USA travel.

La Salette Shrine Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights at La Salette Shrine

La Salette Shrine in Attleboro, Mass., is more than a holiday light display, it's a winter carnival. With more than 300,000 lights, a hay ride, a carousel, and some seriously yummy hot chocolate, it's a wonderful place to take the family and get into the holiday spirit.
US National Whitewater Center Charlotte NC

Whitewater Rafting for the Family in Charlotte, NC

While whitewater delivers the big splash at the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, NC, it’s really just the centerpiece of a total outdoor adventure theme park. Mountain biking, hiking, zip lining, rock climbing, eco-trekking, and more are set throughout the sprawling 400-acre, wooded area. This is Disney World for a rugged, active outdoor enthusiast.
Ringing Rocks Park

Ten Things To Do in New Jersey That Aren’t On The Shore

Western New Jersey is a rural playground full of parks, farms, rolling hills, rivers, lakes and living history. Here are ten things to do in New Jersey that aren't on the shore.
Mayflower II

Plymouth, MA, Via US 44

Ships, rocks, cranberries and cemeteries are just some of the sights we enjoyed on our day trip to Plymouth, Mass.
Duquesne Incline

Pittsburgh’s Duquesne Incline

Whether you're in Pittsburgh for a few days or a few hours, the Duquesne Incline is a great pit-stop on any road trip. The Duquesne Incline is a cable car that transports people to the top of Mount Washington. Restored in 1963, the Incline features original hoisting gear and cable cars that date back to the late 1800's.
Lock 18 on the Erie Canal in Herkimer

15 Miles On The Erie Canal

I wholeheartedly recommend a trip to the Erie Canal and a ride through a working lock. There’s so much history in upstate New York!

Defy Gravity at Gravity Hill

A meandering 20-minute detour off US Route 30, in New Paris, Pa., is a lonely stretch of road known as Gravity Hill. Here, your car will appear to defy gravity.