Places to Visit

Discover the best places to visit in the USA, in western states like California, Hawaii, Arizona, and Oregon, and beyond. Find places to go with kids or on your own, and dive deep into vacation destinations across the West.

The 8 Coolest Things About Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Galaxy’s Edge is as awesome as you’ve heard. Here’s what you need to know before you go.

Lake Tahoe Summer Family Vacation Guide

Whether you hike and camp or relax on the beach at the resort, craft an unforgettable family trip to Lake Tahoe.

A Weekend Away in Tomales Bay, CA

Explore the soothing North Coast's coastline alongside hearty bites of cheese and oysters in Point Reyes, Inverness, and Tomales Bay.

7 West Coast Towns for a Mellow Beach Weekend

For an extra special beach weekend, book it to these sweet seaside towns.

9 Unique Wellness Retreats and Experiences in the West

From Hawaii to the high seas, relax and rejuvenate at these blissful destinations.

Reno, Nevada: Exploring the "Biggest Little City in the World"

What to do, where to eat, and where to shop in Reno.

Favorite Places to Picnic in the West

AAA Members offer up their favorite places to picnic around the West.

Summer Fun in Bend, Oregon

Anything on the water—canoeing, kayaking, floating, fishing—makes Bend a great summer destination.

10 Places to Celebrate the Moon Landing's 50th Anniversary

Celebrate the golden anniversary of the moon landing this summer, at western destinations that bring the cosmos a little closer.

Tippet Rise Art Center in Fishtail, Montana

Set on more than 12,000 acres, Tippet Rise Art Center exhibits large-scale sculpture and hosts classical chamber music.

Denver's Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art Is Worth a Visit

The Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art features work by Vance Kirkland along with 1,500 other artists and designers.

Capilano Suspension Bridge in Vancouver, B.C.

Want to get your adrenaline pumping? Stroll across Vancouver's Capilano Suspension Bridge, 230 feet above the Capilano River.