Getaway Compass

United States

The United States is made up of 50 states that vary in landscape, climate, and culture. You can visit the many vibrant and exciting cities around the country or spend time exploring the varying landscapes and national parks. There are 63 National Parks that offer incredible nature and unique experiences. Relax on one of the many beaches in Maui, go skiing in the mountains in Colorado, or shop in Soho in New York City. There is so much to see and do in the US that it can get overwhelming to plan a trip. Choose a state below and read the guides to help you plan your next trip.

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Best Hike in Arizona

20 Best Hikes in Arizona

Arizona has many unique hiking opportunities with a wide range of elevation, climate, and views. In the south you can find Saguaro National Park and Catalina State Park near Tucson with numerous trails. Near Phoenix there are many desert hiking

Island Lake

Best Hikes to Do This Fall in Colorado

Colorado is full of incredible hiking trails that take you to breathtaking views and scenic lakes. Fall is the best time to hike in Colorado since the weather is comfortable and you can enjoy the Aspen foliage. It can be

American Lake

12 Most Beautiful Lakes in Colorado

Colorado has many picturesque lakes surrounded by high peaks. Many of the most beautiful lakes in Colorado are alpine lakes with clear blue water. The best lakes in Colorado often require hard hikes to get to but that also means

Maroon Bells Hike

10-Day Colorado Road Trip Itinerary

Colorado is a beautiful state with tall peaks, incredible lakes, and four unique national parks. The best way to see the highlights of Colorado is to embark on an ultimate Colorado road trip. This 10-Day Colorado Road Trip Itinerary will

Yosemite National Park

Best Scenic Road Trips in the US

A road trip is a great way to travel and see more of a region with flexibility. Many nature destinations in the US including national parks aren’t located near a major airport, so a road trip is the best way

Weeekend in Napa Valley

Napa Valley Weekend Getaway Itinerary

Napa Valley offers the perfect weekend getaway to relax, drink wine, eat great food and enjoy beautiful views. There are over 500 wineries in Napa Valley which gives an overwhelming amount of options to choose from. This Napa Valley weekend

Airport Mesa Hiking Trail Views in Sedona

Best Hikes in Sedona

Pin Share Email Tweet Sedona has incredible hikes with great views and varying levels of difficulty. Some of the most popular hikes in Sedona include Devil’s Bridge, Bell Rock, Broken Arrow, Airport Loop, and Soldiers Pass. I’ve been living in