United States Travel Guide Explore America with Moon

From Sea to Shining Sea

It’s a big country. There’s lots to do, even more to see. Travel in the United States can be a quick outdoor getaway, a week enjoying city sights, or a classic state-spanning road trip. With popular destinations like Yosemite National Park and well-kept secrets like Wisconsin’s Door County, Moon has the best of America covered.


  • Moon Anchorage, Denali & the Kenai Peninsula cover Moon Anchorage Denali Kenai Peninsula 2eIn this full-color guide, seasoned travel writer Don Pitcher shares the best ways to experience all that Anchorage, Denali, and the Kenai Peninsula have to offer, from Anchorage Museum’s fascinating exhibits to the natural splendor of Denali National Park to Resurrection Bay’s breathtaking wildlife tours. Pitcher leads travelers to the highlights of the three areas, offering ...


  • Pacific Coast Road Trip: Redwood National Park Sights Looking up to the sky in Redwood National Park's Lady Bird Johnson Grove.It’s all about the trees! These top Redwood National Park sights include strolling beneath colossal redwoods and through landscapes peppered with lovely plantlife, long hikes up the coast of endless blue waters, and an incredible canyon with a pre-historic vibe, its walls covered in ferns and streaming water.



  • Hiking Nounou Mountain, Kaua‘i’s Sleeping Giant View from the Nounou Trail. Photo © Christopher Thomas, licensed CC-BY 2.0.The Nounou Mountain Trails comprise three trails. They are all inland in the mountains above Wailua and zigzag over Nounou Ridge, the Sleeping Giant. Many feel the nearly four-mile round-trip Nounou Mountain East Trail is the prettiest of the three, while the Kuamo‘o-Nounou Trail is about two miles one way and is tough, but suitable ...

Heartland and Great Lakes

  • Route 66: Al Capone’s Influence in Cicero, Illinois A 1928 Cadillac V8.Al Capone descended on Cicero, Illinois in the early days of Route 66, forever leaving his stamp on this section of the Mother Road and the sights preserved along it. Here’s what to see on Cicero’s stretch of the historic road.

New England

Pacific Northwest

Rocky Mountains

  • Moon Yellowstone & Grand Teton cover Moon Yellowstone & Grand Teton 7ed.Travel writer Becky Lomax reveals the splendors of Yellowstone Park and Grand Teton, from the sought-after vacation town of Jackson and a world-class museum complex in Cody to the gorgeous badlands topography of Old-West Dubois. Lomax is the essential tour guide, covering itineraries such as Yellowstone in a Day, Five Days in Jackson Hole, and ...

Southwest and Texas

The East Coast

The South