Is Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica’s most popular national park worth a visit despite the crowds? Absolutely! Here’s why…Continue reading Costa Rica’s Most Popular National Park: Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio. Worth it?
The 2022 Happier Place Wall Calendar is here! With 13 nature photos, words of inspiration, and highlighted days for joy and celebration, we wish you all a happier, healthier 2022!Continue reading It’s That Time: 2022 Happier Place Nature Photography Calendar
The Tallulah Falls and the Tallulah Gorge State Park are a thrill to discover and explore – from the top of the canyon rim, along trails, over a suspension bridge, and on the gorge floor and in the river!Continue reading Unexpected Thrill: The Tallulah Falls in Tallulah Gorge State Park (Georgia, USA)
Join us on a virtual road trip to the outstanding landscapes and culture of New Mexico that inspired painter Georgia O’Keeffe and photographer Ansel Adams.Continue reading New Mexico: The Sights That Inspired Georgia O’Keeffe and Ansel Adams
The Blue Ridge Parkway is an All-American Road famous for its colorful views of mountain ridges, lush valleys, and the curvy road ahead, from Virginia to North Carolina. Did you know it’s also America’s longest linear park?Continue reading America’s Favorite Drive + Longest Linear Park: Blue Ridge Parkway
Look at all those beautiful summer scenes and awesome activities captured around the world in our monthly round-up of #HappierPlace-tagged photos on Instagram!Continue reading #HappierPlace Instagram Favorites: July 2019
La Boca, Cuba, offers the perfect escape from the winter up north and the crowds of Havana, nearby Trinidad and the popular resort beach Playa Ancon.Continue reading Charming Caribbean Seaside Village: La Boca (Cuba)
While some of us hunkered down in January and looked more inwards, some adventured out and brought back awesome photos. Here are a few favorites.Continue reading #HappierPlace Instagram Favorites – January 2019
During the hustle of the holidays, people still managed to share inspiring outdoor photos tagged #HappierPlace on Instagram. Here are just a few that will make you want to have fun outside.Continue reading #HappierPlace Instagram Favorites – December 2018
The unusual Saguaro National Park is a stunning nature getaway that’s especially enjoyable during the cooler months. Named after the iconic Saguaro cactus, it’s a must-visit for all who have dreamed of seeing the Wild West.
Devils Tower was declared the first US National Monument in 1906. At that point, it had already been a sacred site to Native American tribes for centuries. They just called it by more inviting names.
Isn’t September the best month? As summer turns into fall under the warm sun, nature appears exceptionally vibrant, colorful and photogenic. Here are a few favorite #HappierPlace-tagged photos as proof…
The High Line is an extraordinary, linear New York City park elevated 30 feet above the streets of Manhattan! It’s the must-see NYC attraction that offers a unique nature getaway.
Glorious summer days! It’s been such a pleasure to see everyone’s August photos tagged #HappierPlace from around the world. Here are just a few of our favorites.
Garden of the Gods must be the most naturally fantastical city park in America. Walking among the humongous, uniquely-shaped red rock formations is a rather otherworldly experience.
The dog days of summer are here. And in July, some #HappierPlace-tagged photos even had real dogs in them… and cats and rams and lots of evening skies. Clear signs of a hot summer and inspiring photos.