Top 4th of July Destinations
has lots of information including what the average household spends for 4th of July activities, how much is spent on various foods and beverages - an estimated $1 Billion on beer alone!
In this article, Bernardo and his team use 14 metrics to compare the 100 largest cities in the USA to come up with the best and worst July 4th celebrations.
One of our favorites Minneapolis takes the #1 spot - to find out more including where to find the best prices on hotels, beer and wine, as well as the best weather forecasts for the holiday weekend - click here
Kevin Byrne of Accu Weather has compiled a list of top 10 fireworks display destination cities in his article entitled Fireworks to Dazzle Viewers in These Top 10 July Fourth Weekend Destinations. The list of 10 cities with Chicago in the #1 spot gives us the time and location of the fireworks display as well as highlights about the city and a weather forecast.
to see the entire list - click here
Budget Travel has a slide show with a variety of unique destinations around the USA giving us information about the local festivals. The article titled 4th of July Getaways Every American Should Take by Kaeli Conforti should get your wanderlust tempted with beautiful images and interesting destinations. Willie Nelson's 4th of July picnic in Austin, TX, Columbia, South Carolina's Lexington County Peach Festival and Santa Fe's 40th Annual Pancakes on the Plaza are a few of the places mentioned. To view the entire slide show click here.
Pick your favorite from Yahoo's travel editor Brittany Jones Cooper's article titled 10 Places to see 4th of July Fireworks Number one on her list is Washington, DC - what an exciting place to be to celebrate our Independence Day!! Lake Tahoe on the other side of the country would be wonderful too. To see the entire list click here.
What ever your destination have a safe and Happy July 4th - remember to check out Inventive Travelware's destination luggage tags - all of the US States and a wide assortment of favorite cities are available.