There’s no better cure for the stress of everyday life than a last-minute trip to get away from it all! After all, the days are only going to get shorter, colder and much busier making it hard to fit in any vacation time. But just because Summer is fleeting doesn’t mean you have to miss out on a great vacation. Whether you’ve waited until the last minute to take off next weekend or you simply feel like getting out for some much-needed R&R, read these six tips to help you avoid stressing out as you plan your own last minute vacay!
There’s nothing more American than hitting the open road. Windows down, music blaring, and a cooler full of beer in the back seat (for later, of course). Road trips are the quintessential way to capitalize on the season’s long days and balmy nights, and some of the most beautiful vacay destinations to enjoy this season can be experienced stateside. Sure the game has changed — smartphones have all but rendered crumpled maps obsolete — but one essential question remains: Where to go? Look no further, my friend. Below, I’ve picked ten of the best places to visit in the U.S. during the Summer. And the best part: you can drive to each one.