Feeling the heat in Boiling River, Yellowstone

On any hot summer day, or even any cool autumn day, the hippest place to be while at Yellowstone National Park is the park’s lesser-known treasure: the Boiling River. The Boiling River, located at the Montana/Wyoming border

Dressing up in 1880′s Town!

Not many TrekAmerica trips traverse through the prairie grasslands of South Dakota, and after a couple of hours driving over an otherwise flat, empty land, many trekkers ask “What is here?” Only Mount Rushmore, the Crazy Horse

Winter warmers for Christmas, & beyond!

Can you believe it, Christmas is almost here? I know, crazy right? Now, before you start frantically scribbling a list of things you need to buy that person, or this person, just calm down, everything will be

An American Classic: The Drive-in

When I ask my groups the question “Have you ever been to the drive-in?” the answer is almost unanimously “no”. In fact, today is different for Americans as well; with roughly 350 drive-in theaters remaining in the

USA vs Canada; which one gets your vote?

There comes a time in your life when a year away travelling the world is no longer a feasible and a quick travel fix in between your 9-5 daily routine is the only way you can feed

A feast for the senses: exploring Charleston

Charleston is a charming place to discover and, having been named as the friendliest city in the USA in Conde Nast’s 2013 poll, it’s little wonder that visitors rave about its attractions, food and, of course, warm

A drive down the Extraterrestrial Highway

Countless reports of UFO sightings; government secrecies, cover-ups and lies; a sparsely inhabited landscape—these are the most intriguing, sci-fi drama qualities of Nevada State Route 375, otherwise known as the “Extraterrestrial Highway.” A road travelled mostly by

Atlanta, the foodie heaven

When you think of foodie destinations in the USA, Atlanta may not be the first place that springs to mind, but it’s a great city to explore if you’re keen to sample some seriously tasty meals. There’s

A guide to the flavours of the South

What does the Southern USA mean to you? Do you think of Texans in ten gallon hats? Or the sound of blues drifting on the wind that blows along the banks of the Mississippi River? Maybe it’s