The Best U.S. Cities For An Amazing Staycation

By Nadia-Elysse Harris


You don’t necessarily need to leave your home city to take a break from your day-to-day. Staycations are the perfect option for those saving up for their dream getaway.


That said, not every city is created equal. The more attractions, activities, and innovative restaurants your home city has, the better it is for the quintessential staycation experience. Award-winning app Wallethub has ranked the top American cities for staycations. The company used recreation, food and entertainment, and rest and relaxation to rank the cities.


RELATED: How to Have a Parisian Staycation in NYC


Did yours make the list?


The Top 20 Best Places For Staycation:

1. Orlando, FL

2. Honolulu, HI

3. Chicago, IL

4. Seattle, WA

5. Portland, OR

6. Tampa, FL

7. Las Vegas, NV

8. San Francisco, CA

9. San Diego, CA

10. Charleston, SC

11. Atlanta, GA

12. Minneapolis, MN

13. New York, NY

14. Virginia Beach, VA

15. Fort Lauderdale, FL

16. Scottsdale, AZ

17. Washington, DC

18. Philadelphia, PA

19. Salt Lake City, UT

20. Boise, ID


RELATED: Inner Peace- East Coast Wellness Getaways

Travel Noire

Nadia-Elysse Harris

Managing Editor

Want more?

Get exclusive, unpublished tips from Travel Noire's CEO to help you get off the beaten path, into the hearts of locals and onto a better, more cultured life.

ICE Set To Begin Immigration Raids In 10 Cities

ICE Set To Begin Immigration Raids In 10 Cities

According to a senior immigration official, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is going to start arresting and deporting families using court-ordered removals in 10 cities. This plan was scheduled to start on Sunday but has now been postponed by President Trump on Saturday, 12 hours before the raids were supposed to begin. ICE has been […]

Kelsey Marie

Not Just Markle…Black Royals From Around The World

Not Just Markle…Black Royals From Around The World

Ever since the birth of baby boy Archie Harrison Mountbatten Windsor, Meghan Markle, has been the topic of conversation among royal family watchers. Markle, whose official title is Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex after marrying Prince Harry, is the daughter of Doria Ragland, an African American woman from California. The recent chatter surrounding Markle involved […]

Parker Diakite

What Does It Really Mean To Be ‘Black American?’

What Does It Really Mean To Be ‘Black American?’

Traveling outside the United States is a reminder for some black Americans that there may be a lot that you don’t know about yourself. Related Post: What Does It Mean To Be Black In London  “It’s interesting. When traveling abroad, you realize that you may not be as cultured as you think,” Chantay Jordan, owner […]

Travel Noire