Life is too short to wait around for the perfect time to travel; make use of your weekends and explore some of the most amazing cities right here in the U.S.!
12 Best U.S. Cities for Weekend Trips
1. Portland, Oregon
In Portland, you can really make the most of your weekend outdoors. Spend your Saturday at the Portland Saturday Market, and explore some of Forest Park’s thousands of acres on foot or bike. While there’s plenty of opportunities for hiking, Washington Park remains the most popular spot for visitors looking to get a glimpse of Portland’s roots.
Try one of Oregon’s local brews at an independent brewery, dip into the foodie scene, and don’t leave the city without picking up a legendary vegan VooDoo doughnut! Stay at Hotel Monaco or Jupiter Hotel, which really encompass Portland’s funky vibe.
Read more: The Ultimate Guide to Portland in a Weekend
2. New York, New York
NYC speaks for itself — it’s on nearly everyone’s bucket list (for good…