Gritty City Guide: Volume 3



All the bucket-list experiences you expect to find on a trip to Alaska can be found in the capital city. Glaciers, wildlife, and wilderness create the perfect playground for adventure lovers, while award-winning chefs, breweries, and a distillery make Juneau a must visit for food travelers.





If diversity were a place, it would be Birmingham. People who visit here get a taste of that variety—in entertainment, cuisine, the arts, nightlife, the great outdoors—that brings them back time and again. We are a spectrum of attitudes and cultures that are all a part of the charm and intrigue that is Birmingham.



Along the Georgia coast lies a stretch of land that is like no other. Comprised of four unique barrier islands, St. Simons Island, Sea Island, Little St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island, and the mainland city of Brunswick, each of the Golden Isles has its own charm for you to discover. This is perhaps the best kept secret on the East Coast; this is the Golden Isles.



Named America’s Favorite City for 2018, Norfolk, VA features a revitalized waterfront, a burgeoning culinary, craft beer and arts scene, historical and cultural attractions galore, shopping and entertainment. Whether you’re into waterfront festivals, harbor cruises, dining, world-class museums or maritime history, you’ll find it all in our beautiful, vibrant waterfront city.



Welcome to Red Rock Country. Sedona is nestled among multi-hued stone formation jutting upwards from the high desert floor creating a mesmerizing setting that changes hourly by the light of the sun and starry skies seen year round. Enjoy endless adventures by hiking or biking the 300+ miles of trails.