- The Grand Canyon, Arizona
This Unesco World Heritage site is just the perfect destination for a family. The massive canyon was carved over millions of years by the Colorado river. It is a great place for hiking and trekking. The Grand Canyon Railway can offer kids a majestic view of the desert scenery.
- Park City, Utah
Park City in Utah is known for its architecture and famous ski resorts. This winter paradise is great for winter sports enthusiasts. During the hotter months, the ski resorts close down and make way for zip lining, mountain lugging, and mountain biking.
- Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
This was the first National Park to be commissioned in 1872 by President Ulysses S Grant. This picturesque park attracts millions and millions of visitors from all over the States as well as the globe. The mountains and waterfalls are breathtaking. People may even be able to spot deers, elk, bison, and the famous grizzly bears. The old faithful geyser is one of the star attractions.
- Big Sky, Montana
Among the highly rated towns to buy a vacation home, this small-town resort community is really big on adventure. The summer months are the time when thrill seekers flock here for whitewater rafting, canoeing, and fly fishing. The winter months are filled with winter sports enthusiasts such as skiers, snowboarders, and snowmobilers, etc.
- Palm Springs, California
There is something about Palm Springs that makes a person feel like they are living in a simple yet elegant town. The area’s sightseeing, shopping, dining, etc is what keeps the place ticking. There is a distinct comfort in lounging by the pool while soaking up the sun outside a private vacation home. The outdoors which are expansive in area can be filled with outdoor seating, barbecues, hot tubs, etc.
- South Kauai, Hawaii
The beautiful island of Hawaii is one of the major tourist attractions in the world. It’s a great place for vacation home owners to escape when an opportunity presents itself. Kauai is blessed with dramatic beauty – natural rainforests and jagged cliffs that are simply mind blowing and breathtaking. It’s also a good place to surf. The homes on the South side of the island are in great demand.
- Vail, Colorado
Vail with 5000 skiable acres is among the top choices for buying a vacation home. There are three Bavraian-style villages located at the base of the mountain. It has a free bus system and heated pedestrian streets. The world renowned Beaver Creek Resort is located just 12 miles from Vail. The skiing paradise of Breckinridge is also very close in proximity to Vail.
- Dauphin Island, Alabama
Dauphin Island while facing the Gulf of Mexico offers picture-perfect views. It has pristine beaches and fabulous architecture – colorful homes on stilts. It is situated close to Mobile which happens to be the cultural hub on Alabama’s Gulf Coast. This area is always filled with a steady stream of tourists and guests who visit for family vacations and to celebrate various events. The island is filled with aquatic events and activities such as Kayaking, boating, and paddle-boarding.
- Key West, Florida
This sun-filled land with white-sand beaches with crystal-clear water has drawn tourists since an early time. There are too many beaches in the Key West area that the guests are often tempted to sample them one by one. Duval Street offers a variety of venues for live music and some good food and drink. The local museums will interest history buffs. A great and unique way to start the day is by hitching a ride on one of the trains or trolleys and listen to the conductor dictate stories from the area.
- Corpus Christi, Texas
This town is located on the coastal beach town on the Gulf of Mexico. It is a vibrant, fun and great way to explore southern Texas. Corpus Christi offers a host of fun and exciting water activities such as sailing, kiteboarding, kayaking and surfing. Tourists can visit the Botanical Gardens, and also visit the Museum of Science and History. They can also choose to explore the Texas State Aquarium which is massive and majestic with the star attractions being the dolphins. The town is famous for its seafood restaurants.