The Great Lakes region stretches over eight states and one province. Cruises and fishing take to the water, while shipwreck dives go below the surface. Back on shore, vacation can include small towns and world-class cities.
Seattle celebrates Bumbershoot every summer. With concerts, cool neighborhoods, and other fun, Seattle is the perfect host for this big event. Plus, there's Seattle Center and the art museum, close to markets, parks, and the waterfront.
Of all the events in Spain, La Tomatina might be the messiest. Held in Valencia just inland from the Mediterranean, La Tomatina has been going strong since 1945. A vacation to Spain’s coast will surely be more memorable with time at the tomato festival.
A place of color, music, and whimsy, Burning Man is a festival with no parallel. Taking over the Nevada desert 90 miles outside of Reno, the experimental festival connects community with art in a way that nothing else does.