Sedona is a desert town in Arizona surrounded by red-rock buttes, steep canyon walls and pine forests. USA Weekend named Sedona the Most Beautiful Place in America. Here’s how to spend a day here on a budget.
Café Jose Restaurant is a great stop for breakfast. It serves Mexican and American comfort food in a mural-decorated room. They have all the breakfast essentials here. All of the food options cost less than $12.
For a glimpse of what life was like between 1150 and 1350 A.D., take a drive to the Palatki Heritage Site. There are three hiking trails here, one takes you to cliff dwellings, one takes you to a view of them and the other takes you to see pictographs. They each measure about a quarter of a mile.
For lunch, eat at Outlaw Grille. They have crisp salads, delicious burgers and other sandwiches. All options here are just less than $13 with the exception of one meal.
After lunch, walk around in the Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village. There are many galleries, shops and restaurants, and it also full of activities, making it a great destination for both residents and visitors.
When you are finished at Tlaquepaque, take a quick drive down the road to The Hudson for dinner. There are inside and outside seating options, both with great views. The food here is typical American bar food, with some vegan options. Prices here average around $23.
With plastic product bans sweeping the country and American companies continuously finding ways to cut carbon emissions, new green initiatives in individual states seem to pop up every day. Based on data gathered by Zippia — a job-search site that also provides stats on the livability of certain cities — here is a current list of U.S. cities that have taken large steps toward becoming more environmentally friendly.
American Samoa is part of a remote cluster of islands in the South Pacific. It offers a great alternative to more touristy places like Hawai’i, while still technically keeping you in the States. It should be on every traveler’s bucket list.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
Going green and reducing your carbon footprint doesn’t have to be the life overhaul it sounds like — travel days included. Whether you’re packing for a big trip or just a morning commute, you can reduce your carbon footprint with these easy, introductory, eco-friendly swaps.