With COVID-19 dominating our lives, international travel looks to be a distant dream for now. So with travel bans and endless closures, travel addicts and adventurers are looking for new ways to get their travel fix.
Luckily, as restrictions start to ease across the country, the opportunity to travel domestically is becoming more and more likely. Although it’s not quite a reality, those who are looking to travel within the United States may be able to get their wish over the next couple of months.
With that in mind, here are 7 US locations to fly to for your next vacation:
For country music enthusiasts and lovers of delicious hot chicken, Nashville is going to be the perfect vacation spot post-lockdown. Whether you spend your time exploring the various murals dotted around the city or you visit the Country Music Hall of Fame for a history lesson, there are plenty of opportunities to get your travel fix in Nashville.
If you love to taste different dishes on your travels, Nashville has plenty of opportunities for you to try some of the country’s best southern dishes. From fried chicken to sweet tea, there’s a whole bunch of food you can tick off your ‘must-try’ list in Tennessee.
If you love vacations that have it all, Los Angeles really is a great destination. With the busy streets of Hollywood and the relaxing beach vibes in Venice Beach, you can be sure you’re getting the best of both worlds in LA.
Whether you spend your time touring all of the insta-famous locations or you plan a hike up to the Hollywood sign, Los Angeles has just about everything you need for a fun-filled vacation.
For movie and culture fans, there are countless studio tours and museums for you to explore during your stay, including a trip to the fascinating Universal Studios Hollywood.
New Orleans is a popular destination for tourists, especially those who want to learn more about its incredible history. From the fascinating tales of voodoo and ghosts to the eerie tours around some of the world’s most famous cemeteries, you can be sure you’ll learn a lot during your Louisiana vacation.
Similar to Nashville, New Orleans is a great destination for those who love to incorporate their love for food into their travels. From delicious creole creations to the sweet taste of fresh beignets, you won’t go hungry in New Orleans.
For another incredible beach destination, you can’t go wrong when you charter a plane to Miami. With a mix between city life and beach vibes, you can spend your vacation exploring two completely different worlds. From spending time out on the water to exploring the culture in South Beach, you may be surprised at just how much there is to do in Miami.
With close connections to Cuba, Miami is a great vacation spot for those looking to experience a change in culture, without having to leave the country. From the incredible food to the joyful music, you may feel as though you’ve traveled to another country at times, making it a great destination for a novelty domestic vacation.
Another great destination for city lovers to visit is Chicago, especially if you’re looking somewhere they might be a little more affordable in comparison to New York.
Whether you spend your time shopping at Navy Pier or you spend your time perfecting your selfie at the famous Cloud Gate bean sculpture, you can be sure your itinerary will be packed.
If you want to learn more about the history of America, Philadelphia is the city for you. From the famous rocky steps to the Liberty Bell, there are lots of fun and educational things to do during your Philly vacation.
If you are visiting Philadelphia post-lockdown, make sure to grab a Philly Cheese Steak at Campos. You definitely won’t regret it.
New York is undoubtedly one of America’s favorite vacation spots when it comes to entertainment, history, and glamor. You’ll want to wait until the infection rate has dropped to visit, but when things have returned to normal, you can’t miss a visit to one of the most recognizable US locations.
If you miss the hustle and bustle of the city, New York might be a great place to travel to once lockdown restrictions start to ease. From the bright lights on broadway to the incredible central-park views, New York is the place to go if you have been missing that city lifestyle.
Although it may not be the best choice for those on a budget, it is the perfect vacation for people looking for a jam-packed itinerary. Even if certain experiences remain closed, you can always be sure there’s something to do in New York City.
With lots of incredible vacation spots right here on our doorstep, you can be sure you have plenty of options when it comes to curbing your urge to travel within the next few months. Where would you travel to first?