Giant Smokey Bear balloon on the parade route for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City

America’s Best 2022 Thanksgiving Parades

Just one look at what’s happening at this year’s Thanksgiving parades and you know there is a lot to be thankful for. Indeed, after two years of cancellations or crowd restrictions, people are eager to return to the streets to celebrate the season. Equally important are the return of rousing marching bands, floats and balloons, … Continue reading America’s Best 2022 Thanksgiving Parades

The 25 foot tall Kissing Statue in front of the USS Midway in San Diego

America’s Best Places To Visit On Veterans Day 2022

Because Veterans Day, 2022 falls on a Friday, it’s likely that many people will take a vacation over the three-day weekend. Yet for many others, it’s a time to make plans to honor America’s military veterans. In this case, you have several places to consider visiting all across the country. For a few ideas, here … Continue reading America’s Best Places To Visit On Veterans Day 2022

Colorful Dia de los Muertos altar (ofrenda) in Baja California

Dia de Los Muertos Celebrations In California

The annual Dia de los Muertos celebration is fast approaching with many celebrations taking place across California. Also known as Day of the Dead, this colorful two-day event is meant to honor family members who have passed away. Among the main highlights of this event are colorful altars (ofrendas) and Catrina face painting resembling a … Continue reading Dia de Los Muertos Celebrations In California