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Sightseeing Vacation Ideas
Do you enjoy sightseeing on vacation? Whether you have an extra day to spend on sightseeing tours or you are planning to spend your whole vacation sightseeing, the following destinations are great for visiting famous or interesting places.

Each sightseeing vacation destination includes a complete list of things to do, attractions, events, activities, places to stay and visitor information.

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vacation in Ocean CityOcean City, New Jersey - A Relaxing Vacation Getaway With a population of less than 12,000, Ocean City, New Jersey is like a breath of fresh sea air, providing a welcome change of pace from those congested vacation resorts. This makes Ocean City the family beach resort of choice for people looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

vacation in Brevard & Transylvania CountyBrevard & Transylvania County, North Carolina - Don’t be deceived by the easy pace and iconic small town America ambiance of Transylvania County’s charming, historic county seat. There is probably something awesome going on right now in downtown Brevard. It might be as simple as a new exhibit at one of its many small galleries, a beer tasting at a local pub or a truly spectacular day-capping combo of toy shop visit and chocolate milkshake.

vacation in Silver CitySilver City, New Mexico - Southwest New Mexico has an undeniable personality from its ruggedly beautiful landscape, echoes of vanished cultures and a continuing, complex human heritage. The region's deep Hispanic and Native American roots are reflected in the distinctive foods, architecture, familty ties and community celebrations.

vacation in Mount AiryMount Airy, North Carolina - Mount Airy has smaller towns and cities as well as beautiful outdoor resources including mountains, parks, rivers, and ponds.

vacation in Charlottesville & Albemarle CountyCharlottesville & Albemarle County, Virginia - Greater Charlottesville consistently ranks among the top communities in the nation. Among numerous accolades, Charlottesville was selected by Frommer's "Cities Ranked & Rated" as "The Best Place to Live" in America; "Best Place to Live" -- Money; "Best Place to Relocate" -- Relocate America; "Top Places to Retire" -- Kiplinger; and many more.

vacation in Falmouth, Cape CodFalmouth, Cape Cod, Massachusetts - Falmouth, Cape Cod, is a sea-side town of eight unique villages; a historical Cape Cod summer resort destination, and a vibrant, year-round community. You will easily find great accommodations, activities and restaurants, and some of the loveliest scenery in New England. With 68 stunning miles of Coastline, Falmouth is the perfect place for those who love the sea.

vacation in AspenAspen, Colorado - Aspen is one of Colorado's favorite year-round resort areas. One will not be at a loss for activities ranging from recreation to the arts to culinary delights. During winter or summer, an Aspen vacation is the perfect choice for any season. Aspen sits at the upper end of the Roaring Fork Valley, with the Roaring Fork River, a superb trout stream, running through town.

vacation in Lake Erie Shores & IslandsLake Erie Shores & Islands, Ohio - There’s so much to love in Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands! Whether you prefer a getaway that includes lazy days at the beach, fishing with friends, and bicycling around an island, or one filled with exciting thrills like roller coasters, waterslides, and parasailing, the Lake Erie Shores & Islands is the ideal destination.

vacation in Daytona BeachDaytona Beach, Florida - One Place Stirs Feelings of Fun in the Sun Daytona Beach - an iconic, exciting and affordable year-round destination When you think of American originals, there is one place that instantly stirs feelings of fun in the sun. Welcome to Daytona Beach. America’s most famous beach is also the home of speed, LPGA International and dozens of American original attractions and events.

vacation in SilverdaleSilverdale, Washington - People from all walks of life can find something to do in and around Kitsap County.

vacation in Martin CountyMartin County, Florida - Martin County, FL enjoys an international reputation for its natural beauty and environmental stewardship. Here you will find miles of white sand beaches, breathtaking outdoor venues, world-class fishing, water sports, and eco-adventure.

vacation in Verde ValleyVerde Valley, Arizona - Overlooked by Mingus Mountain and the Mogollon Rim and home to the cultural and historic centers of Sedona, Cottonwood, Camp Verde, Jerome and Clarkdale, the Verde Valley region offers unforgettable experiences for travelers of all ages and interests.

vacation in Rockport-FultonRockport-Fulton, Texas - Surrounded by the sparkling waters of Copano and Aransas Bays and bathed year-round by soothing Gulf breezes, nestled among ancient, windswept oaks and steeped in a colorful community of cultures, Rockport-Fulton is in a class of its own. Rockport and Fulton are two communities in Aransas County; one of Texas’ smallest counties, in terms of land.

vacation in SitkaSitka, Alaska - With views of island-studded waters and stately spruce forests reaching to the water's edge, Sitka is considered Alaska's most beautiful seaside town. Yet Sitka's hallmark is its tenure and devotion to a culturally diverse past.

vacation in Myrtle BeachMyrtle Beach, South Carolina - Sixty miles of beautiful sandy beaches, first-class live entertainment, exciting attractions for everyone, endless shopping, exquisite dining, thrilling water sports plus so much more -- Myrtle Beach is where you belong.

vacation in KalispellKalispell, Montana - Kalispell is the gateway to Glacier National Park, Flathead Lake, Whitefish Mountain Resort , Blacktail Ski Area and all of the recreation, art, shopping and adventure that northwestern Montana has to offer.

vacation in Kitsap PeninsulaKitsap Peninsula, Washington - With 371 miles of shoreline, every city and town on the Kitsap Peninsula is located on the waterfront. Charming towns overlook scenic bays, coves, inlets and majestic mountains and are lined with little shops, art galleries, eateries and public spaces and parks. The region is a 30- or 60-minute scenic ferry ride from Seattle via the popular WA State Ferry.

vacation in Sierra Nevada Foothills near YosemiteSierra Nevada Foothills near Yosemite, California - Over the years Tuolumne County has been known as a popular "vacation play land" Once known for its gold extraction and its valuable timber resource, Tuolumne County has now become a favorite vacation spot for outdoor enthusiasts.

vacation in Sullivan CatskillsSullivan Catskills, New York - The Sullivan Catskills is home to the original 1969 Woodstock Festival that now has the beautiful Bethel Woods Center for the Arts and Museum. Our western border is the Upper Delaware River and scenic byway. Home to world class fly fishing, golf and the great outdoors.

vacation in Great Lakes Bay RegionGreat Lakes Bay Region, Michigan - The Great Lakes Bay Region covers 6 cities: Saginaw, Midland, Bay City, Birch Run, Frankenmuth, and Chesaning. It is located in Central Michigan, just off of I-75. Home to MBS International Airport, Dow Chemical Company, The Michigan Sugar Company, and many other large corporations.

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