Are you ready to start travelling as long as the restricted limits due to Covid-19 expansion cease to apply? Here are ten US cities worth exploring in 2021.
- Mobile, Alabama
The city was founded in 1702 by the French as the first capital of Louisiana. During its first 100 years, Mobile was a colony of France, then Britain, and lastly Spain. Mobile became a part of the United States in 1813. From the above everyone can easily understand that this city has a significant cultural background. Mobile, considered one of the Gulf Coast’s cultural centers has many art museums, many constructions of historic architecture, while is known for having the oldest organized Carnival or Mardi Gras celebrations in the United States. Furthermore, is a great choice if you want to enjoy fresh seafood.
- Fairbanks, Alaska
Here you can find archeological sites that date back to over 10.000 years. Also, the city is unique for sports activities such as kayaking, fishing etc. There is an archeological place that you must not miss. It is the University of Alaska’s Museum of the North.
- Prescott, Arizona
You can have a walk at the historical area known as Whiskey Row and enjoy a drink of whiskey in one of the many saloons. Prescott has many Victorian style buildings and beautiful nature. It is worth mentioning that the city hosts interesting events annually such as The World’s Oldest Rodeo.
- Fayetteville, Arkansas
The city is home to the University of Arkansas and at the same time has a strong BBQ tradition, maintaining a place at the list with the top 10 best BBQ cities. Visit Dickson Street, the Fayetteville Public Library founded in 1916, the Mount Nord Historic District, the Washington-Willow Historic District and the Wilson Park Historic District.
- Denver, Colorado
Denver, consists of plains in the city center with hilly areas to the north, west and south. The city has many museums such as The Denver Museum of Nature and Science and the History Colorado Center. Denver has over 200 parks and many recreation centers providing places and programming for resident’s recreation and relaxation. It is worth attending a concert or performance at the stunning Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre.
- Hartford, Connecticut
Hartford is among the oldest cities in the United States. It was founded in 1635. It is home to the country’s oldest public art museum, the Wadsworth Atheneum. Hartford hosts a number of seasonal farmers’ markets, while there are many breweries and distilleries in the area. Lastly, the Elizabeth Park Rose Garden has over 800 varieties of roses.
- Wilmington, Delaware
The city sits at the confluence of the Christina River and the Delaware River. In 1982 opened in the district the “Gander Hill Prison” housing male prisoners. The streets in the Brandywine Hills neighborhood are named after famous American and English authors, including Byron, Emerson, Hawthorne and Milton. The historic districts of the city are the Baynard Boulevard, Kentmere Parkway, Rockford Park, Cool Spring/Tilton Park, the tri-part sections of the Eastside, St. Marys and Old Swedes Church, Quaker Hill, Delaware Avenue, Trinity Vicinity, and Upper/Lower Market Street.
- Washington, DC
It is home of the White House, the Washington National Cathedral, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the United States Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The main characteristic of the city is that the historical buildings have a variety of architectural styles. Visit the National Mall and the National Museum of Natural History.
- Tallahassee, Florida
Tallahassee means “old fields” or “old town”. Some of the most known neighborhoods include All Saints, Apalachee Ridge, Betton Hills, Buck Lake, Callen and Frenchtown, the oldest historically black neighborhood in the state. Visit the Railroad Square Art Park, an arts, culture and entertainment district of Tallahassee. The city is also known for its many museums. It is home to the Museum of Fine Arts at Florida State University, Tallahassee Museum, Goodward Museum & Gardens, Museum of Florida History, Mission San Luis de Apalachee, and the Tallahassee Automobile Museum.
- Savannah, Georgia
It is the oldest city in the US State of Georgia. Savannah’s downtown area includes the Savannah Historic District, the Savannah Victorian Historic District and 22 parklike squares. Buldings in the city date from the early Victorian era. Furthermore, Savannah has many historic houses of worship.