There is so much to do in this amazing, beautiful country, from California to Maine to Texas and Alaska. It is my dream to spend a weekend visiting every major city in the country, and I have been slowly adding them to my bucket list.
These are my top-favorite weekend getaways in America!
There is no home like California. California will always be my home, no matter where I go or what I see. The best way to see California is to go on a west coast road trip.
The Hamptons is the most chic destination. This celeb hot spot is located just 90 minutes from NYC. Enjoy amazing seafood and antiquing while you relax on the beach.
Since my spontaneous weekend trip to Portland, Oregon, I’ve been in love with it! This hipster-cool city is home to Powell’s Books, the largest independent bookstore worldwide.
You can also take day trips to beautiful waterfalls and majestic forests!
This cultural hub is a hip and exciting place to visit for a weekend getaway. You must visit the Venice Boardwalk and go vintage shopping. Also, don’t forget to stroll the Venice Canals while you are in California.
San Francisco is a place that has been loved by generations. This cultural capital has it all: the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and Mission, as well as the largest Chinatown outside Asia.
New York City
Attention, world! New York City is the best city to visit in the United States. Every traveler should make New York City a top priority. NYC is like a whole world. It could be explored for 100 years without ever getting bored.
You can take in the stunning Red Rocks, shop at Larmier Square, and tour a brewery to discover what makes Denver so unique from other cities in America. The Mile High City is a perfect blend of urban cool, natural beauty, and urban cool.
The Joshua Tree National Park offers a glimpse of California’s other side. This stunning desert region boasts breathtaking natural beauty and is home to many charming towns. You could spend days exploring the beautiful landscape.
This is the epicenter of country music and a great destination for music lovers of all kinds. Enjoy a taste of Americana at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and the Johnny Cash Museum. The Grand Ole Opry House.
Napa Valley, California’s most famous destination, is a haven for wine and food lovers. This is where I love to spend weekends, as it’s home to some of America’s most spectacular restaurants and vineyards.
Are you ready to return to nature? Lake Tahoe is a great place to get outdoors. You can go hiking, paddle boarding, skiing, or simply relax by the campfire while taking in the stunning scenery.
Are you ready to look sexy? Miami’s South Beach is the place to be! This is the place to be seen and to be seen.
You’ll quickly see why San Diego is America’s most visited tourist destination. This city is a magnet for tourists because of its beautiful beaches, impressive craft beer scene and numerous outdoor attractions.