Here's a breakdown of which USA national parks I've visited, and which I hope to in the future! There are so many amazing parks in the US, you really can't go wrong.
I love the laid back, "coastal" vibe, and at times it feels like you were transported to New England. There is a fantastic, one-day road trip route from Chesterton, Indiana to St. Joseph, Michigan, and these are the stops you need to make.
I love train travel. I think it's the best way to travel anywhere, and the US doesn't take advantage of it. However, Northwest Indiana has a great trainline to take you into Chicago. I've been traveling to Chicago this way for years and nothing beats it!
If you're planning a trip to New Orleans soon, here are some experiences you won't want to miss.
Here is my guide to the best bars, pubs and breweries in Muncie.
Here are my best tips and recommendations for spending the 4th at the Dunes after being a local for 22 years.
In the cold, snowy months we all dream of taking a warm, tropical vacation. However, there is still so much to do in this midwestern city. The locals are used to the snow, so bundle up and head downtown for a weekend trip to Indy.
When December rolls around Indiana can become grey, cold and snowy. For a state that is relatively flat, skiing might not be your first thought for a weekend trip, but down near the Hoosier National Forest is a ski resort town that might say otherwise. Here is your guide to a weekend in French Lick, Indiana.
Fall is often pegged as the most ideal season in the Midwest: the temperatures are cooler, there is typically less rain, and the forests come alive with the colors of changing leaves. I just need to brag a little about this beautiful state.
After living in Muncie, Indiana, for three years I have had the opportunity to try many of the local restaurants around town. After considering my own opinions and exploring your recommendations, here are my favorite local restaurants, cafes, and coffee shops.