When you need a staycation, or you want a weekend trip these five cities have budget written all over them. From bars to hotel, from attractions to good eats. From wedding venues to excellent juice bar. The homework is done for you. All you have to do is enjoy.
If it’s the big cats you want to see, then Jacksonville, Florida is the place. No, I’m not talking about the football team. I’m talking about The Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary. Jacksonville Beach isn’t far away either. People flock to this area to get visit its pristine beaches and get married at affordable wedding venues like the Thrasher-Horne Center.
You may not think Boston, Massachusetts is inexpensive. There is so much to do in that big city that’s reasonable or free. You’ll want to go back again and again. Walking through Faneuil Hall is free to take in the sights, sounds, and smells of this Boston landmark. Another incredible historical attraction to behold for free is the USS Constitution. There is a Sunday evening Jazz Cruise and the Franklin Park Zoo. These last two attractions have a deeply discounted price through BostonOnBudget.com.
Newport, Rhode Island
Newport, Rhode Island amenities gets an A+ rating through the online site Areavibes.com. It’s free to see the stunning mansions along the Cliff Walk. This famous Newport attraction is 3.5 miles long and free. Eats are cheap in Newport at Easton’s Beach Snack Bar along the beach where two can enjoy a meal for under $25.00.
Charleston, South Carolina
Tagged as the “South’s Best Little City,” Charleston is indeed a sight to behold on a budget. Just walking around in Charleston takes a few days. View the ancient architecture that surrounds the City Market and take in the famous Pineapple Fountain at Waterfront Park. It’s all free for the gandering. You never know if you’re going to see a reality star or two. The nightlife and its restaurants are also big attractions in downtown Charleston. The sights, sounds, and flavors of the south will entice you to keep returning to Charleston is if it was your second home.
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Myrtle Beach is no stranger to the droves of tourists that visit this cool city in South Carolina. Up and down the main strip is dotted with family fun activities like midway games, souvenir shops, carnival eats, and much more. Myrtle Beach also boast of inexpensive hotel stays and a KOA Campground. Enjoy the local water park or take a dip in the Atlantic Ocean. This little area packs a big punch of family fun for its size. It takes at least a day to see everything.