Articles Tagged ‘Zion National Park’

Travel Like a Local: Find the Places You’ve Never Heard Of

Travel Like a Local: Find the Places You’ve Never Heard Of August 20, 2010 | Around the World, Travel Tips | Read More
It’s that time again when we challenge our worldwide network of Local Experts to give us their most specific, über-relevant on-the-ground travel advice. It’s the Local Expert Challenge! This week, we challenged our experts to betray their local loyalties and spill the beans on some of their...

Get Your Beer On: Where to Drink in Zion

Get Your Beer On: Where to Drink in Zion September 30, 2009 | Food Lovers, National Parks | Read More
A brew in Utah? you scoff. Think again. Beer’s come a long way in this buttoned-up state, despite many attempts to curb the drinking tendencies of heathens both visiting and local. There may be little separation of church and state in Utah, but those who love a hoppy drink ultimately prevailed....

Photo Friday: Tangerine Terrain

Photo Friday: Tangerine Terrain July 17, 2009 | National Parks, Photo Friday | Read More
In which NileGuide destination was this photo taken? UPDATE 7/20: The photo was taken in Bryce Canyon National Park located in Utah’s Canyon Country. At a much higher elevation than nearby Zion National Park and the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon boasts spectacular landscapes of red, orange and white...

Road Trip, Baby: Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks

Road Trip, Baby: Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks July 14, 2009 | National Parks | Read More
Whatever your thoughts about fossil fuels and the (over)abundance of cars on the tarmac, this simple fact remains: we are soooo infatuated with road trips! And let me tell you, Bryce and Zion National Parks are smack in the middle of the most beautiful drives you can cruise along. As you head toward...

Skip the Swine Flu: Our Top Alternatives to Your Mexican Vacation

Skip the Swine Flu: Our Top Alternatives to Your Mexican Vacation April 29, 2009 | Travel Safety | Read More
You were all set to head out on your long-anticipated Mexican vacation when that darned Swine Flu reared its ugly head. Read on for (currently swine-flu-outbreak-free) vacation destination alternatives, no matter the goal of your trip. You were looking forward to… The art, museums and history of...

Photo Friday: Hit the Road

Photo Friday: Hit the Road April 17, 2009 | Photo Friday | Read More
In which NileGuide destination was this photo taken? UPDATE 4/20: The photo was taken in Zion National Park, located in the southern Utah regions of Dixie and Canyon Country. A favorite spot for hiking, backpacking, canyoneering and climbing, Zion boasts some of the most spectacular trails in the National...