If you or a friend has visited a National Park in the past five years, odds are you’ve heard about the Passport Program. The Passport Program is huge right now. Signs, posters, and even t-shirts alert visitors of the program, and for good reason, because the Passport Program is changing the way that visitors see the National Parks.
With the recent popularity of the Passport Program, there is more awareness now than ever before about the smaller parks managed by or affiliated with the National Park Service. There are 90 parks in the United States that are “officially” designated National Historic Sites. Here's what you need to know before you start visiting them!
Like many Midwest cities, the weather in St. Louis can be somewhat unpredictable this time of year. Some days it is 70 degrees, and sometimes it can be below zero. There can be sun, or five inches of snow, but one thing is certain about this wonderful city, there will always be lots to do.
As busy, working people, we need to get the most out of our vacations when we have them. We could use a shortage of time as an excuse to not go at all, but that would be a huge mistake. While having more time is always better, not having “enough time” to see a destination in it’s entirety is no reason to avoid the destination all together.
If finding the best place in town for donuts is on your must-do-list for every city you visit, then I have the list for you! A few Midwest Travel Bloggers (including myself!) teamed up to create a list of the Best Donuts in the Midwest. Add these places to your summer bucket list!