Tacoma, Wa

Tacoma is a city in Washington state, on the banks of Puget Sound, just south of Seattle. It’s known for the Museum of Glass, which has works by renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly among its exhibits. These include installations on the Chihuly Bridge of Glass. The Tacoma Art Museum has a strong Northwest regional focus.

Detroit, MI

Detroit is the largest city in the midwestern state of Michigan. Near Downtown, the neoclassical Detroit Institute of Arts is famed for the Detroit Industry Murals painted by Diego Rivera and inspired by the city’s ties to the auto industry, giving it the nickname “Motor City.” Detroit is also the birthplace of Motown Records, whose

Springfield, MA

Springfield is a city in western Massachusetts. Beside the Connecticut River, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame commemorates the sport in a striking building. Collections at the Springfield Museums include American paintings and sculpture, scientific exhibits and Asian art. The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss celebrates the beloved children’s author. Springfield Armory documents 2 centuries

Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque, New Mexico’s largest city, sits in the high desert. Its modern Downtown core contrasts with Old Town Albuquerque, dating to the city’s 1706 founding as a Spanish colony. Old Town is filled with historic adobe buildings, such as San Felipe de Neri Church, 5 museums, and shops selling Native American handicrafts. Nearby, The Indian

Birmingham, AL

To be in Birmingham is to be in the arms of the South. Where the energy is palpable, and a spirited nature is tempered by cosmopolitan charm. It’s to be in a place that’s as modern and contemporary as it is classically southern. And to experience something you won’t soon forget.

Albany, GA

Albany sits at the center of Southwest Georgia, a storied region closely tied to America’s early Indian culture, the antebellum age of the Old South and the timeless sport of fishing and hunting. Lying below the land around Albany is the Floridan Aquifer, an ocean of fresh water that feeds the area’s rivers and creeks

New Haven, CT

There is something for everyone in the New Haven area. Whether you’re a resident looking to discover new parts of the region for the first time, or a first-time visitor hoping to fit the “best of” into a day, weekend, week or longer, you can’t go wrong. It’s all waiting for you. So start exploring!

Santa Rosa, CA

Santa Rosa is the unbeaten path to all that’s well-known and yet still undiscovered about Northern California. Endless outdoor activities under pristine, sea-to-sky, Northern California sunshine. A handcrafted culture at the leading edge of everything from microbrews to maker fairs. The hub of American cycling, on road and off. A foodie paradise without the pretense.

Amarillo, TX

Amarillo is a city in the Texas Panhandle. It’s a gateway to the vast, trail-lined Palo Duro Canyon State Park. The Cadillac Ranch is an installation of graffiti-decorated cars, partly buried in a field. With art deco and Spanish Revival buildings, the U.S. Route 66–Sixth Street Historic District is a hub for dining and antiques.

Tallahassee, FL

Best known as Florida’s capital city, Tallahassee shares a deep-rooted history and culture with unparalleled natural adventure and an upbeat vitality. From performing arts to outdoors and nature, Tallahassee offers something for everyone.

Baltimore, MD

Baltimore has become a major tourist attraction on the east coast. The National Aquarium is located in the Inner Harbor, which is home to many historical ships, including the U.S. warship that was in Pearl Harbor during the Japanese attack on December 7, 1941. Other attractions include Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Fort McHenry, Walters

Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix is the capital of Arizona. Known for its year-round sun and warm temperatures, it anchors a sprawling, multi-city metropolitan area known as the Valley of the Sun. With high-end spa resorts, Jack Nicklaus–designed golf courses, vibrant nightclubs and some awesome natural wonders nearby (3 hours to the Grand Canyon and 2 hours to Sedona).

Little Rock, AR

People often refer to a city’s downtown as its heartbeat. Little Rock is certainly alive and well and celebrating with much fanfare. This revitalized area has been one of the city’s crowning jewels. Situated on the Arkansas River banks, downtown Little Rock is anchored by a beautifully restored and renovated Robinson Center Performance Hall and

Dayton, OH

Dayton offers both a revamped downtown area full of unique activities, and suburbs that provide close-knit communities for the many who call the region home. Those who enjoy spending time outdoors will find 19 different metro parks and 330 miles of paved biking trails. Several historic neighborhoods and districts, a bike-share program and about 12

Bakersfield, CA

Do you want to be close to the Hollywood scene, but far enough where you can find quiet and less congestion? Then Bakersfield is the right place for you. Located in Kern County, this beautiful city has long summers, and winters that only see lows in the mid-50s. The last time it snowed was January