Explore Florida’s Nature Coast for an Off-the-Beaten-Path Vacation. Enjoy a slower pace and wide open spaces within this tranquil environment for a one of a kind trip. Known as “Florida’s Natural Paradise,” the scenic beauty, wildlife and outdoor recreational opportunities make Levy County the perfect destination. With nearly one-fifth of the county set aside for state and national wildlife areas, Levy is blessed with numerous parks, preserves, springs and wildlife refuges where visitors can discover rest and recreation in abundance. Visit Florida’s Nature Coast
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LaPine, Oregon Explore Crater to Crater
Explore Oregon’s other “craters” start in LaPine! The Newberry Country Trailhead features suggested driving routes along the awe-inspiring landscape for stunning geological wonders, amazing fishing, birding, recreation and more.
Flock to the Rock
The beauty and majesty of the Starved Rock State Park area is in full display during winter. Only 90 minutes from Chicago, IL, Flock to the Rock to watch beautiful eagles, see majestic icefalls, enjoy great dining, stay in rustic lodging, find cute boutique stores, and more.
Road Trip To A Diamond In The Sandhills
Escape the city and find your fun and relaxation in Alliance, our charming town nestled in the beautiful Nebraska sandhills. You’ll find everything you need and nothing you don’t.
From scenic drives, to art, local brews, Historical architecture, and more you can satisfy your wanderlust in our wide open spaces!
Discover Louisiana’s Northshore
St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana’s Northshore, offers scenic beauty, memory-making experiences and is within an hour of New Orleans, Baton Rouge and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. You’ll find picturesque green spaces, a diverse culinary scene, an eclectic collection of galleries and boutiques, one-of-a-kind attractions and festivals all year long. Explore the Northshore through the personalities of each charming town. Plan your trip at: LouisianaNorthshore
Explore Florida’s Adventure Coast, Brooksville-Weeki Wachee
When it’s Time to Escape, Explore Florida’s Adventure Coast, Brooksville-Weeki Wachee
From the brick paved streets of historic Brooksville to the stunning beauty of our Gulf Coast waters, adventures from mild to wild await you on Florida’s Adventure Coast . Miles of paved and off-road trails beckon hikers, cyclists and ATV/BMX riders while winding rivers and the Gulf await paddlers and fishermen of all ages. Museums, cafes, unique shopping and the Florida Mermaid Trail invite exploration of Brooksville and beyond. floridasadventurecoast.com
Abe’s Perfect Journey
Follow Abraham Lincoln’s footsteps and discover the true beginnings of the legendary 16th president in Springfield, Illinois.
Explore authentic Lincoln historic sites, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, and much more. See the itinerary for the Top Must-See Places on Abe’s Perfect Journey.
Peachtree City – Off the beaten path
Adventure Awaits in Peachtree City
Peachtree City, is a master-planned city nestled just 25 minutes south of the world’s busiest airport, Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson International airport: ATL. No cars required – Visitors can explore this destination on a golf cart! In the late 1950’s, developers created over 100 miles of paved cart paths that would connect residents and visitors to shopping, dining, resort-styled hotel/conference centers, golf, and other recreation. Bridges, tunnels, and paths wind through natural settings of lakes, parks, and playgrounds. The multi-use path system is also ideal for runners, walkers, and cyclists.
You can even experience a little bit of Hollywood in Peachtree City while aboard The Southern Hollywood Film Tour. The picturesque city proudly shares in the claim to fame of the hit television series The Walking Dead. Peachtree City can also be spotted in high-budget films such as “Sweet Home Alabama,” starring Reese Witherspoon, and “Joyful Noise,” starring Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton. On The Southern Hollywood Film Tour, visit famous film and television sites. From young children to senior citizens, The Southern Hollywood Film Tour will entertain everyone! Recent star sightings in Peachtree City include Michael Douglas, Paul Rudd, and Norman Reedus.
While Peachtree City has continually won awards for being a great place to raise children and to retire – it is also a fun place to visit for a weekend getaway. The Peachtree City Convention and Visitors Bureau is fortunate to partner with two full service hotel/conference centers, plus 6 additional premier properties. From moderately priced rooms to elegant suites, we have the perfect choice to fit your budget. During your visit, let the Peachtree City CVB help you arrange golf cart rental. No matter where you stay in Peachtree City, you can live like a local and enjoy the 100 miles of paved cart paths.
With five distinct villages located throughout the city, each supported by a retail center, Peachtree City is a shopper’s dream! From locally owned boutiques to national chains, you are sure to find something to love. There is also a diverse selection of locally owned restaurants. From Asian to Southern, the owners and chefs put their heart and soul into providing delicious menus of food and drinks. Along with great food, you also get the welcoming spirit of the neighborhood, staff and owners.
During your stay, be sure to visit Peachtree City’s new brewery. Line Creek Brewing Company is a newcomer to the craft beer scene in the Atlanta Metro Area. Located in Peachtree City, the brewery is quickly gaining popularity in the southeast and around the world. Head brew master Jason Carroll left his position in Ireland’s best Microbrewery, The Franciscan Well, and relocated (with his dog, Lucy) to Peachtree City. Line Creek is open Wednesday thru Sunday and serves as a hub of activity for live music, food trucks, and game watching. The outdoor fire pits offer the perfect setting for laid back, cozy days.
Recreational activities are in abundance in Peachtree City. Within a 5 minute golf cart ride from your hotel, play golf at one of 3 private courses, or tennis at Peachtree City’s USTA Tennis Center. Peachtree City is also a Geocachers paradise. Use GPS technology to find hundreds of hidden caches. Geocaching is fun, easy, and best of all – FREE!
A concert under the stars is another favorite thing to do in Peachtree City! Nestled in the pines and located in the heart of the city, the Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater is a summer hot spot among locals and visitors. ‘The Fred’, a 2500 seat outdoor amphitheater, has been a home to international touring acts like Steve Miller, Foreigner, and Gladys Knight.
In Peachtree City you’ll find a community with big ideas and big hearts, a place where Southern hospitality meets resort style living, a town that invites you to learn how much better life can be at 15 mph.