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America’s Most Beautiful National Park
Where: Glacier National Park, Montana
Why We Love It: Views like this are what make this rugged corner of wilderness one of America’s most scenic places (plus it’s less crowded than Yosemite and the Grand Canyon!).
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America’s Most Beautiful Beach
Where: Honopu Beach, Hawaii
Why We Love It: While there are too many beautiful beaches in Hawaii to pick just one, the remoteness of this stretch of sand on Kauai’s Na Pali Coast make it one of our favorites.
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America’s Most Beautiful City
Where: Charleston, South Carolina
Why We Love It: With cobblestone-lined streets and Antebellum houses in more shades of pastel than you can count, this small city practically defines Southern charm.
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America’s Most Beautiful Desert
Where: Death Valley National Park, California
Why We Love It: Located on the eastern border of California, Death Valley is America’s lowest, hottest, and driest point. But that doesn’t make watching the sunset from Zabriskie Point any less beautiful.
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America’s Most Beautiful Island
Where: Mackinac Island, Michigan
Why We Love It: No cars are allowed on this small island on the strait between Michigan’s upper and lower peninsulas, making it an idyllic summer getaway.
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America’s Most Beautiful Landmark
Where: Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Washington D.C.
Why We Love It: Dedicated to the third President of the United States, this neoclassical building was inspired by the Roman Pantheon and Jefferson’s own design for the Rotunda at the University of Virginia.
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America’s Most Beautiful Mountain
Where: Grand Teton, Wyoming
Why We Love It: This mountain is so beautiful that it had an entire national park named after it.
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America’s Most Beautiful Waterfall
Where: Multnomah Falls, Oregon
Why We Love It: Located in the Columbia River Gorge, this two-step waterfall is the tallest in Oregon.
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America’s Most Beautiful Lighthouse
Where: Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, North Carolina
Why We Love It: While this Outer Banks landmark is the world’s tallest brick lighthouse, its graphic black and white spiral is what landed it on this list of beautiful…