While there are thousands of colleges and universities around the country, a big part that plays a factor into what makes a school really great is the town they are located in. Compiling statistics on student life, town activities, student opinions, and many other aspects, we’ve narrowed it down to the top 12 college towns in America. Here’s the top college towns-... Read More
Grand Rapids Named One of America's Top Trick-or-Treating Towns
A national food and drink lifestyle site has named Grand Rapids one of the top places in the country to score candy on Halloween. The Daily Meal included GR on its 2nd annual ’25 Best Towns for Trick-or-Treating in America’ list that features cities from 19 different states. “Halloween is the special time of year when communities combine their creative geniuses to …
Why the Northernmost Town in America Exists
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10 richest towns in America
Higher educational attainment contributed to higher-paying jobs in these 10 locations.
America’s top holiday towns
These jolly spots make for sublime winter journeys
10 Towns that Changed America
WTTW Chicago and PBS present a new three-part television and web series, 10 THAT CHANGED AMERICA. Hosted by Geoffrey Baer, this series will recount the stori...
The 10 Coolest Towns in America
If your geographic preferences fall somewhere between major metropolis and Iowan farm town, consider escaping to the mid-sized cities of urban America. From a Lake Michigan beach town with killer farm-to-table fare, to an artistic enclave in Northern California, to a burgeoning beer capital in the heart of Dixie, contributor Emily Saladino charts a course to the coolest places to visit this summer.
These Are the 20 Quirkiest Towns in America
From Provincetown to Boulder, these towns march to the beat of a different drummer
20 American Ghost Towns
5. Flint, Michigan > Vacancy rate: 15.5% > Vacant properties: 8,992 > 5 yr. population change: -12.1% > Median home value: $36,700 Home to roughly 200,000 people at its peak in 1960, Flint’s population has since declined by nearly half. The city is now home to just over 100,000 people, about 12% fewer than only […]
100 American Towns Founded Before the American Revolution
The United States is a relatively young nation, but some American towns have been around for more than three centuries, and some longer still.
100 American towns founded before the American Revolution
If you're looking to plan a historic trip, here's where to go.
Top 10 small towns in America
While America’s iconic big cities may attract the majority of starry-eyed tourists, small towns are the nation’s true gems. The folks at Fodor’s have recent released this year’s picks for the best small towns in America. Scouring the nation for quaint hometown treasures was not an easy task. The editors at Fodor’s set parameters for the selection process, like the size of the town (had to have a population of less than 50,000) and unique attractions (like good eats, museums or landscape). From…
These Are The 10 Best Small Towns In America
What’s up with not giving any nods to the little guys? That changes now with our ranking of the best small towns in America.
The 10 Best College Towns In America
20 Towns That Used to Run America
While some cities rose to prominence early in our nation’s history and stayed there, others sat in the driver’s seat of progress for a narrow window of time, yet had an indelible impact on American life. Scroll through for a look at some of the overlooked cities that have had a tremendous impact on American history.
What Are The Friendliest College Towns In America?
Now that I'm two years post-grad, I've come to realize that I probably didn't have what most would consider a typical college experience. I attended Kenyon College, a small liberal arts college in Gambier, Ohio. So where's Gambier? Well, it's more of…
100 Coolest Small Towns in America
From the redwood forests to the Gulf Stream waters, nobody celebrates the best in small-town America like Budget Travel. Meet a decade's worth of winners of our
America's 10 Best Small Towns
Top 10 beach towns in America
There are plenty of things to do at these top 10 American beach towns, from fun amusement parks, to thrilling water sports.
10 Cheapest Small Towns in America
There's a lot to be said for small-town living: Less traffic, a strong sense of community and a slower pace of life. Then, of course, there's the cost of living, which is typically more affordable in small towns than in expensive big cities.To get a better sense of what inexpensive small-town