Some cities offer their residents so many amenities, that staying home for vacation is a pleasure and not a sacrifice. You can find a wide range of activities, from the cultural to the physical in many cities in the United States, at almost any time of year.
New York City, New York
One of the most exciting cities in the world, New York City offers its residents such a broad choice of activities that many local residents can always find something they haven’t seen before. The Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Museum of Modern Art, Rockefeller Center and Ground Zero are just a few of the most popular attractions. Don’t forget the amazing theater and arts scene which thrives here.
The houseboats and Seattle waterfront are some of the most famous attractions in the city. Olympic National Park offers opportunities for outdoor activities. The Underground Tour, the Space Needle, and the Seattle Aquarium are favorites for both visitors and residents. The Fisherman’s Terminal, where the fishing fleet comes in, is a Seattle icon, with the freshest fish in the city.
Miami offers a year-round warm climate that makes staying in the city a pleasure any time of year. A variety of boating, cruising, and fishing excursions are available. Of course, the nearby beaches always offer a great way to spend the day, whether you like water sports, or just lying on the beach. Architectural tours, tropical gardens, and historical features like the museum of Vizcaya are also available. Stay in one of the many high end hotels, or go for something more private with luxury rentals.
Chicago has so many sights and attractions that people don’t have to leave to have a good time. Whether strolling the parks and gardens along Chicago’s lakefront, visiting the Ferris wheel and restaurants at Navy Pier, or enjoying one of the city’s many art and science museums, you can find dozens of leisure time activities. Chicago’s shopping venues are world class, and the neighborhood festivals offer fun for kids and adults alike.
Our nation’s capital offers endless attractions to suit every taste. Whether you visit the monuments, or prefer the more specialized museums like the Air & Space Museum or Smithsonian Institute, you will never run out of interesting things to see and do. Many museums offer special programs for children and the city’s parks offer outdoor activities for more physical pursuits.
These cities offer so many activities that you can stay in place, and find a wide range of activities for any taste. Explore the many possibilities that are available for fun, culture, great food and fun.