Perhaps you and the family have some time off coming up, and you’re thinking about taking a vacation somewhere. Still, you might not want to plunk down the amount of cash it will take for a cruise or a trip outside of the United States… Not to worry! In case you haven’t noticed, the United States is one large country, and there are plenty of amazing trips you can take without having to go too far.
On the list below, we’re going to share 15 trips that every American should take in the United States. From serene cruises up the Gold Coast to experiencing the finest of New England and everything in between, it’s all here. So, if you and yours need a vacation and you don’t want to go far, check out these amazing U.S. trip ideas!
1. Whale Watching off Cape Cod
There’s much and more to see in New England itself, but for the quintessential New England experience go whale watching. The tours from Provincetown are ideal!
2. Washington Cherry Blossom Festival
You might have heard that our nation’s capital was built upon a swamp. That might be true, but you wouldn’t know it when the cherry blossoms are putting on their fullest display.
3. See Flowing Lava in Person
First, go to Hawaii. Period. Second, make sure you see the flowing lava at Volcanoes National Park once you’re there!
4. Old Time Charleston
If you really want to feel like you’ve stepped into a time machine and into the past, a trip to Charleston, one of the finest cities in the world, is in order!
5. Yellowstone National Park
You and your family will have to get your pictures taken in front of Old Faithful eventually, so why not make this year the year?