Washington, DC is a great city for walking, with its historic, quirky and charming neighborhoods. Take a walk through the American Revolution on the Freedom Trail, explore the Museum of Fine Arts and Boston Public Gardens, and don't miss out on a sporting event in the city. For a waterfront stay, try the Seaport Boston Hotel or the Colonnade Hotel with its rooftop pool.
Newport is a great destination for sailing enthusiasts, with its bustling marina and elegant mansions. Mystic is easily accessible from New York City and Boston by car and offers both value-for-money accommodation and luxury boutique stays. Martha's Vineyard is a paradise for celebrities and weekend warriors alike, while Nantucket is perfect for summer sunbathers.
For an outdoor adventure, head to Oklahoma's Turner Falls Park to explore caves and Collings Castle or hone your driving skills at Cross Bar Ranch. In Texas, Fredericksburg and Wine Country offer plenty of activities for visitors. Finally, don't miss out on Cape Cod National Seashore in Massachusetts with its 40 miles of Atlantic coastline.
Finally, no weekend getaway in the US would be complete without a trip to New Orleans. Stroll through Savannah's plazas, tour house museums, visit Forsyth Park and enjoy some of the best food in the country. Or head to Miami for some fun in the sun on South Beach.
No matter what kind of weekend getaway you're looking for, there's something for everyone in the United States!