April 7 marks the celebration of National Beer Day. It’s the perfect opportunity for beer lovers to hit the road and visit some of the country’s best and up-and-coming beer destinations. Add these cities to your beer road trip.
Chattanooga’s beer scene grows by the day. Start your visit at Chattanooga’s oldest brewery, Chattanooga Brewing Company, or head to the city’s largest brewpub, Naked River Brewing Company. Visit one of the city’s newest breweries, Five Wits Brewing Company.
Dutchess County, New York
Located a short 90-minute drive from New York City, Dutchess County is home to 19 breweries. Check out the award-winning King’s Court Brewing Company, Mill House Brewing Company and Zeus Brewing Company. For a unique experience, head to Sloop Brewing Company, housed in a former IBM semiconductor plant.
Huntington Beach, California
Try the new Surf City USA Barrel Trail. The trail offers visitors an easy-to-follow route of 12 local breweries and distilleries. Earn prizes as you check in to participating locations. One lucky winner who visits all 12 locations by April 30 will be entered to win a one-night stay for two at Kimpton Shorebreak.
The city started with a single brewery in 2008, and now is home to more than 20 breweries. Visit breweries at your own pace on the self-guided Jax Ale Trail. Beer lovers can win prizes through its Brewery Passport, where purchases add up for prize redemption.
Loudoun County, Virginia
While Loudoun County may be closely associated with wine, the region is home to more than 30 craft breweries. The LoCo Ale Trail offers unique brews in picturesque locations from a mountain-top beerhall to a tasting room on a farm.
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The first of October is more than just the signal of Halloween season and the feeling of a true fall beginning. This date also marks Balloons Around the World Day, a lesser-known but equally fun day to celebrate. In honor of this day, book your next trip to one of these fantastic destinations featuring balloon rides, enchanting balloon flights and other balloon-inspired activities.
Your bags are (nearly) packed and you are crossing off items on your list and checking it twice to make sure you’ve got everything in your bag. While figuring out what to pack (based on weather conditions, activities planned, etc.) is a laborious process, luckily there’s some useful, fun and functional technology to ease both your journey to said destination, along with making traveling less stressful. This curated list is for smaller items, those for travelers jetting off only with a carry-on, looking to make their multi-hour journey more comfortable. From a passport holder to chargers and a gaming control, here are a few gadgets which merit a spot on your packing list:
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
Whether you’re planning a domestic trip out west or an all-out international winter vacation, there are some hotels you just can’t ignore. This year, consider these four hotels for the ski season.