While you’ll see plenty of jaw-dropping houses on a Newport mansion tour, one estate stands out from all the rest: The Breakers. Built-in 1895 as a summer house for wealthy socialite Cornelius Vanderbilt II, favorite grandson of the original Cornelius Vanderbilt, The Breakers is considered by many to be the finest example of Gilded Age […]
While it’s possible to walk around specific areas or neighborhoods, the only way to get a tour of the whole city is to take a driving tour of San Francisco. At over 200 square miles and with a more significant metropolitan population of almost 5 million people, San Francisco is one of California’s most significant […]
The Newport Cliff Walk is a famous public walking trail along the eastern coast of Rhode Island. Here, you can soak up the natural beauty of Rhode Island’s rugged coastline and the stunning architectural display of Newport’s iconic gilded-age mansions. The trail is 3.5 miles long and has moderate terrain, with a couple of patches […]
Put simply, the Coba Mayan ruins are old. This ancient Mayan metropolis is over 2,000 years old! This ruined city was once the center of an intricate stone causeway system and it contains many records of daily and ceremonial life for the Mayans. Scattered around several lakes in the Mayan lowlands, Coba consists of a […]
Hawaii’s Big Island is full of beautiful waterfalls. Some of the best places to see them are on the northern and eastern sides of the island. If it’s your first time visiting or if you love the idea of learning more about this incredible island as you travel, explore with Action Tour Guide’s self-guided tour. […]
The Ek Balam ruins have fascinated travelers and historians alike for many decades. This once-thriving Mayan city features an unusually shaped pyramid, an acropolis, and many more ancient structures that offer many historical insights into Mayan culture. Best yet, you can still climb to the top of the highest ruins. It is 106 steps to […]
The best way to experience Road to Hana in Maui is to break it up into a couple of days and use a self-guided audio tour to guide you to the best spots on this 65-mile stretch.
In Acadia National Park, fall colors are stunning in October, making it a good time to visit. Of course, this means that October is also the most popular time to visit — so you’ll have to fight off some crowds while you’re there!
Buying a Colonial Williamsburg ticket or annual pass lets you tour the Peyton Randolph House. An easy way to incorporate the Peyton Randolph House into your visit is by taking Action Tour Guide’s self-guided audio tour. One of the tour’s first stops is this 18th-century mansion.
Many visitors to the Gettysburg National Military Park choose to explore the expansive park by car. With over 6,000 acres and 30 miles of roads to explore, having a vehicle is a plus. In a place steeped in history and untold stories, you may want to invest in a good driving tour to enrich your […]