13 of the Best Girls’ Weekend Getaways Across America
Pack your bags for some fun with your pals—no passport required.
Portland has this quirky-cool appeal that sets it apart from any place else. From the coffeehouses and microbreweries to the food trucks and farm-to-table restaurants, there’s plenty sip and savor. And lest we forget the local Willamette Valley wine! This hipster haven also impresses with its design-focused digs, such as Hotel Lucia, Dossier, and Hotel deLuxe, hiking trails, and manicured parks. Just make sure you don’t make these important travel mistakes everyone should avoid.
Move over, Las Vegas! Scottsdale is emerging as the next bachelorette hotspot—and it’s easy to see why. This desert paradise has something for everyone. Outdoorsy types can hike the myriad trails at Camelback Mountain. Craving some R&R? Treat your pals to a pampering massage or facial at one of the area’s premier spas. As varied as the activities are the accommodations, which run the gamut from sprawling golf resorts to hip, modern hotels like The Saguaro. Foodies may want to plan their trip around the Arizona Taco Festival in October.
Charleston, South Carolina
It’s no surprise travelers are flocking to Charleston. This coastal city epitomizes southern charm with its historic landmarks, cobblestone streets, friendly locals, and flourishing food scene. From the majestic church steeples to the antebellum mansions, there’s no shortage of Instagram-worthy sites. The best way to take it all in? A guided walking tour. After a day out and about, kick back with a cool (stiff) drink at The Rooftop at Vendue or Stars on King Street. Next, check out the best places to travel every month of the year.