Petersham, MA

“Nostalgia in reverse, the longing for yet another strange land, grew especially strong in spring.” – Vladimir Nabokov Petersham, MA – Certainly a whole plethora of adjectives can be used to describe the beautiful state of Massachusetts; it is, indeed, Read More …

Wellsboro, PA

“In small towns people scent the wind with noses of uncommon keenness.” – Stephen King Wellsboro, PA – Every new start is important, no doubt about that. And when it comes to traveling, it can be said that every destination Read More …

Galena, IL

“For those who are lost, there will always be cities that feel like home.” ― Simon Van Booy, Everything Beautiful Began After Small Towns And History Often Go Hand In Hand Galena, IL – Whether or not you happen to be Read More …

Milford, PA

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West Small Town Drama In Pennsylvania Famous for a very beautiful natural phenomenon, Milford, PA is set on an escarpment 100 feet above the Delaware Read More …

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, Florida

“Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.” – Gary Snyder We Are NOT What We Look Like; We ARE What We Do Whenever an area of nature becomes protected by law, people usually think that that’s a Read More …

The Most Awesome Campgrounds in America

Camping really is a magnificent outdoor activity that really lets you explore and get to know the world around you on an incredibly personal level. We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again – what better way of familiarizing Read More …

Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Minnesota

Rushing Into Things Is Never Smart Yes, sir – we thought about that too, here at HopAmerica.com. How does someone name a place the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness? First of all – it’s not very short; second – its Read More …