Amazon Best Seller Lists for Travel and Photography

Amazon Best Seller Lists for Travel and Photography

Did you know Amazon has Best Seller Lists? Amazon is the first place I go to look for travel gear, cameras and more. BUT searching through the millions of products on Amazon can be overwhelming! And don't even get me started on how long I spend looking for that...

American Southwest Road Trip Guide: 8 Day Itinerary

American Southwest Road Trip Guide: 8 Day Itinerary

An American Southwest Road Trip. There's nothing like it! Road tripping is by far the best way to see and experience everything that America has to offer. A road trip through the American Southwest takes you past unique deserts, mountains, canyons carved by rivers and...

5 Reasons to Visit Yellowstone in the Winter

5 Reasons to Visit Yellowstone in the Winter

Yellowstone in the winter is magical. Just imagine seeing Yellowstone National Park covered in a blanket of snow with billowing steam and mist from the geysers. The snow, frost and mist that cover the landscape and wildlife result in amazing winter photography at...

6 Best Lightweight Tripods for Travel: Buyer’s Guide 2019

6 Best Lightweight Tripods for Travel: Buyer’s Guide 2019

Do you ever wonder why your photos turn out blurry when you have a really good camera? Do you struggle to get your milky way images sharp or your waterfalls to look silky? If you want high-quality images, you need a tripod! Period. When you have a sturdy tripod, your...

12 Must-See US National Parks to Visit in the Winter

12 Must-See US National Parks to Visit in the Winter

We are going to share our biggest travel secret with you. Visit US National Parks in the winter. If you want to avoid the crowds, plan a vacation to a US National Park in the winter. There are many National Parks that are hard to visit in the summer due to heat, bugs...

10 Must-See US National Parks to Visit in the Fall

10 Must-See US National Parks to Visit in the Fall

We love to visit National Parks in the fall. Why? Crowds dwindle, temperatures become more moderate, fall foliage bursts with color, and wildlife is more active. Fall is an excellent time to plan a US National Park trip. Our Number One Tip for visiting national parks...

Sunset Photography: Tips to Get Amazing Sunset Photos

Sunset Photography: Tips to Get Amazing Sunset Photos

Photos taken at sunset capture the soft, diffused light that happens as the sun sets. The Golden Hour light, approximately 30-60 minutes before sunset, is a warm golden glow that produces long, soft shadows. After the sun disappears behind the horizon, the Golden Hour...

10 Amazing Arches National Park Hiking Trails

10 Amazing Arches National Park Hiking Trails

Arches National Park hiking trails are perfect for the avid hiker, causal visitor and families traveling with kids. Arches falls right in the middle of Utah’s five parks as far as visitors go, but it feels busier because it’s on the smaller side. This was the first...

10 Best Compact Travel Cameras: 2019 Buyer’s Guide

10 Best Compact Travel Cameras: 2019 Buyer’s Guide

We often get asked this age-old question, "What is the best travel camera?" To answer this question, we decided that the criteria for a 'travel camera' for this article means: the camera must produce quality photos without sacrificing convenience. Most decent cameras...

US National Parks Packing Lists

US National Parks Packing Lists

US National Parks provide destinations with unique landscapes and wildlife, and a variety of outdoor activities year-round. When it's time to start packing for your trip, use our National Park Packing Lists. (Scroll to download the packing lists.) The lists are fairly...