Some people live for the sights and sounds of summer — the visual grandeur of the beach, the crack of fireworks on the Fourth of July – but others have a one-track sense for the smell of the grill.
America is one diverse country, but perhaps our most unifying activity is heating up some meat (or veggies!) outdoors in the company of family and friends.
Whether you’re a grilling novice who could use a hand with that spatula, or you’re a pro who wants to try someplace different, we’ve gathered a diverse list of grilling ideas and destinations from parks to a cooking school to a cruise ship. You’ll want to tie on your apron at any of these grilling spots: