The Best Trips for All Types of Taste
Memorial Day is the perfect weekend to travel and get some much needed relaxation. The temps aren’t scorching yet, and it’s been a long winter – you deserve a nice vacation! Luckily, there are so many beautiful places to visit that you can choose from when deciding on your trips for Memorial Day weekend. The end of May signifies the start of summer trips, and you want to start out with your best foot forward.
If you want relaxed luxury… go to Surfside, Florida.
Surfside hasn’t been famous since the 1930’s, when it’s members-only club Surfside was frequented by the likes of Elizabeth Taylor and Frank Sinatra. One of the hottest new hotels according to Conde Nast Traveler – The Surf Club by Four Seasons – has given new life to the area with it’s fabulous art deco hotel. It’s worth a visit just to stay at this hotel alone.
If you want a posh New England beach town… go to Nantucket, Massachusetts.
If you like natural beaches, lobster, boutique shopping and golfing… look no further than Nantucket. Perfect for a dreamy, relaxed Memorial Day weekend. Check out 76 Main for a sweet vineyard vines suite if you’re craving the full preppy beach town experience.
If you want crystal clear waters… go to Ocho Rios, Jamaica.
Just a short plane ride away to a beautiful blue ocean, waterfalls and delicious food. Stay at the Jamaica Inn which is a luxury colonial resort that’s been around since Marilyn Monroe and Kathryn Hepburn stayed there. Definitely the perfect place to grab a cocktail.
If you want a fantastic French getaway… go to Provence, France.
If you are a wine lover, Provence is a must see. Taste delicious locally made reds, whites and roses (and in a way less crowded spot that Marseilles). Baumanière Les Baux de Provence is a great place to set up for the weekend in the French countryside.
If you want Southern charm… go to Charleston, South Carolina.
With amazing local restaurants, lots of fun boutiques and colorful row-homes – this makes for a fun Memorial Day weekend indeed. We recommend The 86 Cannon. This civil war era home as been converted into a fabulous inn, designed by B. Berry Interiors.
If you want picture-worthy fun… go to Palm Beach, Florida.
If you’re looking for a preppy, posh weekend head to The Brazilian Court Hotel where they’re hosting a Lily Pulitzer Package that includes a studio suite, breakfast, beach picnic, and Lilly-inspired Martone Bicycles.
If you want the luxurious countryside… go to Napa Valley, California.
Luxury at it’s finest. Each room of the Auberge du Soleil has a soaking tub, private terrace and fireplace. Stop by some Michelin-starred restaurants and enjoy the breathtaking scenery.
If you want the perfect spa weekend… go to Sedona, Arizona.
Get pampered all weekend long with an escape to sunny Sedona. Mii Amo has a host of new-age spa treatments like a rain dance, Pinon body scrub, and energy clearing that will rejuvenate you.
If you want lush scenery… go to Waikiki, Hawaii.
The Royal Hawaiian, also known as “The Pink Palace of the Pacific” is a dreamy place to run away from responsibilities for a bit. Enjoy the pink facade, lush tropical scenery and the most beautiful waters.
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Source: Town and Country Mag