Where would you like to visit in 2021? Each year, we seem to find the best places to travel to for leisure. Right now, it seems impossible to think about traveling overseas due to the Corona pandemic and travel restrictions that have barred many from accessing several countries. However, here is some news that will brighten you up; you can now travel again to your favorite destinations, these are the best places to visit in 2021.
Astoria is located in the northwestern Oregon town at the mouth of the Columbia River. It is the oldest American settlement in the West and has a charming seaside town that evokes sweet memories with its Victorian houses and treasure-filled shops. Though this town made its name on canned fish, Astoria currently thrives on the direct connection to the fresh seafood at places like South Bay Wild Fish House, which is from the family behind the fishing vessels of the same name. At their restaurant, they prepare unique dishes like black cod, Oregon pink shrimp, and Dungeness crab.
The city dwellers have been visiting this place for decades. It has gently rolling hills and charming, quiet towns in Western Massachusetts. There was a welcome boost of youthful energy that arrived with the 2018 opening of the magnificent tourist hotels in North Adams and the launch of Miraval Berkshires, which is in the third location of the luxe wellness resort. While Summer is the best season, thanks to the beloved classical music venue Tanglewood and dance center Jacobs Pillow, there are many opportunities for social distancing. This ranges from the exhibition spaces at the contemporary art museum Mass Moca to the expansive acres surrounding the Clark Art Institute.
Big Sky, Montana
Big Sky’s large acres of skiable terrain make it a fan favorite for crowd-free skiing in the Rocky Mountains. The multi-year $150 million investment into Big Sky Resort aims to change Southwest Montana’s region into America’s Alp. While it may not compare to luxury travel to Patagonia, it has it’s on place in our list of places to visit in 2021. So what do these million dollar upgrades mean to you? Well, it means that skiers may soon have to share their powder-perfect runs. Last year, The Wilson Hotel made headlines when it became the first and only major brand hotel to open in Big Sky’s town center.
This is a modern scene in The Magic City and is an excellent example of what can happen when Alabama kids head off to the big city to hone their skills. The destination is catching up to demand for luxury lifestyle hotels with the Valley Hotel, opening in the historic, cool –again suburb Homewood.
Buffalo New York
You’ve undoubtedly heard about the Buffalo’s restaurants and its brewery boom. Lately, the city is getting attention for its visual arts scene-and, most importantly, a game-changing new gallery that is Native American owned. Elsewhere in the city, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery is undergoing a massive expansion. It is slated for completion in 2022.
Finding yourself in Vermont sounds like a way to get in touch with nature and spend some quality time on the farm. However, it has all the offerings of a much larger city and opportunities to get some much-needed fresh air. The city is home to an array of restaurants and bars that sling creative drinks. Wherever you visit, you’ll get a combination of big-city amenities and small-town amenities.
This scenic mountain region that is about two hours north of Manhattan is a sight to behold. Young urbanites are snapping up weekend rooms in the area at an ever-increasing rate. Entrepreneurs are following their lead by opening small, y-design hotels all over the region. Six miles down the road is the third outpost from Urban Cowboy. Its rural setting near the Big Indian Wilderness forest has on-site pursuits that include swimming and fishing.
Delaware has been making headlines as the de facto HQ for No. 46and his transition team in the past years. Many of the recent developments have drawn young professionals to Wilmington’s capital from nearby hubs like Philadelphia. Wilmington’s marquee Hotel DuPont, recently underwent a multimillion-dollar renovation that breathed new life into its iconic Green Room. Come, Summer, it’ll be hard to stay away from the Riverfront area, which has several seafood restaurants and local walking trails.
Fort Worth, Texas
This is a walloping dose of Texas Heritage with modern updates. It draws visitors that hit the city where the West begins. The historic Fort Worth Stockyards captures the celebrated legacy of Texas’ bustling livestock industry with rodeos. It’s also home to a variety of boutiques rich with Lone Star style. The forthcoming Hotel Drover will pay homage to the cowboys of old.
This place is hidden from the highway and is just a thirty-minute drive from Dubuque. The town of Galena was once the largest riverboat port north of St. Louis. This might have made it one of the state’s most influential cities in the 19th century. Victorian facades and cobblestones sets an oddly comforting tone, whether you’re a repeat visitor or not. Galena’s easygoing charm is enough to attract both domestic and international visitors.
You can always have your dream destination this year despite this global pandemic. You don’t have to get stressed up by the fear of contracting the virus because these places will ensure that you are safe. In an era where tourism is part of the global language, you can continue to look ahead to the time when you can take your first tentative steps back out into the world.
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