The United States of America (USA) is the third largest country by geographic size on Earth. It is also our home. The second most visited country in the world, it's a place we have traveled extensively, but there's always more to see.
We love exploring things to do in big cities and smaller towns and sampling the best of the wine regions and craft distilleries that are booming across the country. Delving into US history is also a favorite for us, made that much easier by the fact that we live in Philadelphia, the place where the US Constitution and the Declaration of Independence were signed.
While we have traveled all over the US (Lance has been to every state once and the lower 48 twice), there are some destinations we return to over and over. We write frequently about:
Some of our favorite and most popular articles about things to do in the USA are about cities and states we visit regularly. They include:
- 39 fun things to do in Nashville
- Jack Daniels distillery tour
- Best restaurants in Nashville for a great meal
- Things to do in Fredericksburg
- Top wineries in Fredericksburg
- Things to do in Dallas
- Things to do in Dripping Springs, Texas
- Top restaurants in Fredericksburg
Other fun trips
The beautiful city of Annapolis is often overlooked in favor of its larger neighbors like Baltimore or Washington, DC. But Annapolis is a waterfront retreat, a college town, and a picture-perfect capital city full of fun things to do.
Whether you’re looking for an adventurous weekend or a relaxed day trip, you’ll find plenty of fun things to do in Boerne.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has the feeling of a small town wrapped in a big city. Once known for its industries like tobacco and textiles, Winston-Salem has broadened its appeal as a center of art, culture, and food while still paying homage to its past.
For over a century, moonshiners in Tennessee have made the good stuff in the hills, dodging the law, and passing their recipes down through generations. Building on that heritage, today’s Nashville distilleries come in all shapes and sizes.
Fredericksburg, Texas, is a small town with a booming restaurant scene. With great Texas wine, German specialties, and plenty of Tex-Mex and burgers thrown in, …
Despite its proximity to big cities, Fredericksburg, Texas, is popular because it maintains a small town feel while having so many things to see and do. From wine tasting to taking in the local history, you’ll never be bored in Fredericksburg.
From wineries to parks and unique music venues to making your own chocolate, here are some of our favorite ideas for a fun date night in Nashville.