Destinations

The Wild, Wild West Booms As Urbanites Try To Flee The Coronavirus

Americans have been cooped up at home, stifled by the stay-at-home orders and travel restrictions. Well, at least the ones who have allowed themselves to be controlled by the fear the media and the left perpetuates. However, for the average…

Are You Sick of Being Home? A “Workation” May Be the Perfect Solution

In a year that’s brought turmoil and challenges all over the globe, perhaps no industry has been more impacted than the tourism industry. Local economies dependent on visitors have been devastated by the loss of revenue and have been desperately…

Horses And Squirrels And Turtles, Oh My! Airlines Have Had It With Obscure ‘Emotional Support’ Animals

Soaring thousands of feet in the air at hundreds of miles per hour is not something humans were designed to do naturally. This, among other reasons, is why some people feel the need to bring an emotional support animal when…

Top Five Places To Escape The Winter Blues On A Dime

With the cold winter months come shorter days, less time outside, and way too much hot chocolate. As you sit curled up on the couch under a cozy throw, hugging a warm mug of hot chocolate, you begin to daydream…

Cozy Retreats That Will Keep You Warm This Winter

Is the cold, winter weather starting to get you down? Need a cozy retreat away from the chill? Well, your editors here at Proud American Traveler want you to check out some of their favorite winter getaways!   Mohonk Mountain…

Can Something Called A Juicy Lucy Really Help You Survive A Minnesota Winter?

When it comes to food in Minneapolis, one dish truly stands out… The Juicy Lucy.  One has to wonder why it took mankind so long to invent something so good. The cheeseburger was invented in the late nineteenth century in…

Don’t Overlook These Top 5 National Parks for a Winter Vacation

Typically one would not think of a national park as the ideal winter outing. There’s so much to get ready and prepare before a chilly destination – there’s the winter gear to lug out of storage, the thermoses for hot…

Avoid These Common Travel Mistakes During The Christmas Season

Traveling during the Christmas season has its own unique set of challenges. With everyone trying to get home and see their loved ones, airports are often overwhelmed with stressed out airline workers and impatient passengers. Essentially, the airport has created…

10 Places Christmas Comes Alive For The Kids

Watching the little ones faces light up when they see a house adorned with Christmas lights or a blanket of snow covering the ground is priceless. That’s why we do it, right? We enjoy going all out during the holidays…

Merry And Bright: The Best U.S. Cities To Experience The Magic Of Christmas

American cities take their Christmas celebrations seriously. And every year, each town transforms itself into its own unique display of holiday cheer. From street posts lined with sparkling white lights and red velvet bows to spectacular Christmas lights and ice…