With the dawn of 2021, many people are interested in visiting destinations throughout the U.S. There are quite a few that will be ideal for travel in the new year.
One of the most iconic places to visit is Florida. Not many people can resist the lure of Disney World and Universal Studios, as well as the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Other notable attractions include Busch Gardens and Sea World.
For a getaway heavy on outdoor activities, a popular destination is Outer Banks, North Carolina. Separating the mainland from the Atlantic Ocean, the Outer Banks consists of a series of barrier islands. Visitors often go diving at the sites of several shipwrecks. State parks and beautiful beaches round out the relaxing activities in the Outer Banks.
Those looking for some solitude may find it in Fairbanks, Alaska. Fairbanks is one of the quietest places to visit in the U.S. The city becomes exceptionally dark at times and too bright at other times and is ideal for those who enjoy cold weather. Fairbanks is also home to two military bases.
Not as isolated, but still considered paradise, is Honolulu, Hawaii. With amazing beaches, voluminous mountains, and beautiful green gardens, it has to be seen to be believed. Honolulu’s historical significance lies in the Pearl Harbor National Memorial, a must-see for any patriotic visitors. The memorial teaches visitors about the Pearl Harbor attack and its role in the U.S. fighting in WWII.
If the scorching weather isn’t a deterrent, many people visit Tuscon, Arizona, every summer. Warm all year long, it is sweltering during the summer months, but still has a lot to offer. Tucson boasts various attractions, such as the Sonora Desert Museum. Many visitors also make it a point to view the Mount Lemmon Scenic Byway.
Another destination worth visiting is Aspen, Colorado. More than just a place to go skiing, it also boasts a vast selection of high-end boutiques and restaurants. One of the most popular attractions in Aspen is the Wheeler Opera House.
Last but not least, Glacier Park, Montana, is an outdoorsman’s paradise. It boasts many hiking trails as well as opportunities for camping and bicycling. Visitors also enjoy the beauty of the Hidden Lake.