Despite an improvement in the economy, travelers in the United States still want to maximize value. And it’s not just the freebies that they’re interested but in an affordable getaway. A vacation that they can enjoy fully without having felt as if they’ve burnt a hole in their pocket.
So, here are 3 top cities for affordable getaways in the United States:
#3: San Antonio
Apart being noted for its economic meals, San Antonio is fast approaching the top spot of the list with each year, thanks to its free attractions. These free attractions include the five mission, the most popular of which, being the Alamo. Another positive is that San Antonio is becoming eco-friendly, and one rent a bicycle for $10, and spend time cycling along the Mission Reach section of the Riverwalk.
Nashville is popular for the music scene but according to most travelers, it definitely as one of the best cities in the United States for its cafes, burgers and microbrews. Take for example, the Pharmacy Burger Parlor & Beer Garden where the beef burgers start at $7. As for some great music, you can visit the Bluebird Cafe, where Garth Brooks amongst a slew of musicians had humble beginnings.
With an average of $137 for hotel prices and really affordable prices when it comes to food, Kansas comes in at number #1 – but the costs aren’t the only reason. Added value comes from sightseeing at no cost as well, whether it is the three Kansas City’s art museums or a couple of popular factory-style tours.