We’re obviously not going to be doing a lot of travelling right now, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t plan for the far future when we’re all finally going to be able to go and enjoy the outside world again! You won’t even have to leave the country for these travel gems! So we’ve gathered up some of the best places to travel around the US once you’re free from quarantine. Check out some of these options and see which travel adventures interest you:

New Orleans

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Arguably, there are fewer places in the US with more personality than New Orleans. From their famous Mardi Gras celebrations to delicious local foods such as gumbo and beignets: 

New Orleans is a place that everyone should visit at least once in their lives. 

What makes New Orleans unique from the rest of America is its seamless blend of the different Caribbean and European elements that you really can’t find anywhere else. So get planning for a future trip to Louisiana. 

You’re going to have a great vacation there no matter what time of year you decide to visit! There’s always something interesting going on in New Orleans.

The Grand Canyon

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If you haven’t seen this significant landmark yet, you’re missing out! You might imagine that the most exciting thing about the Grand Canyon is that it’s a hole in the ground. And you might be right. But it’s a pretty huge hole!

It can be super pretty to look at depending on the time of day that you show up. And the Colorado River beautifully cuts through it. It is quite a sublime sight to see that will put you in awe at the power of Earth’s majesty. 

If you’re planning a trip to Arizona, though, just remember that it’s usually quite hot and dry in the warmer seasons. So you’re going to need a hat, sunscreen, and a water bottle. But in the winter, it can actually get snowy around the Grand Canyon, so you’re going to need to dress warmly. 

Yellowstone National Park

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You don’t have to travel all the way to New Zealand to see some impressive naturally occurring geysers. Yellowstone National Park, amongst its beautiful nature and wildlife, also has some pretty cool geysers that you can see for yourself.

If you love national parks, you could also consider visiting Yosemite National Park in California. It’s one of the most popular travel destinations for nature-lovers and hiking enthusiasts alike.


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Honestly, whether it’s Maui, Honolulu, or any other location in Hawaii, you’re bound to be greeted by beautiful surroundings. Maui is a lovely US location for snorkelling in the ocean and enjoying pristine beaches. 

A trip to Hawaii is always something to look forward to. And it’s one of those locations where you can always be sure that you’re going to have one of the most amazing trips that the US has to offer.

New York City

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New York isn’t doing too well right now. But when things get better, it’s still likely to be a significant United States gem. The bustling city is home to several prestigious museums, delicious restaurants, fantastic nightlife, and so much more. 

If you’re interested in viewing their museums now but can’t get out of the house, check out our article on how you can Enjoy Famous Museums From The Comfort of Your Home

There is always something to do in New York. So it’s pretty hard to get bored when you’re there. They’re also well-known for their unique take on pizza, so extra emphasis on their food quality and variety if you’re a passionate foodie.