Longing to Travel, but  there isn’t that much time or money.  Or maybe you just don’t want to get on an Airplane. Then Getaways Near Me (or You) has just what you’re looking for.  

If you are really up for an adventure and can grab a Friday and a Monday, you can have a four (4) day respite from the world in a City near you.

Read on to find adventures near you that you can do in a day or a weekend.  

Things to do near me (or You)!

Things to do in Phoenix

Things To Do In Phoenix – More Than Spring Training

In spring, people from all around the United States head to Phoenix for Major League Baseball’s “Cactus League” spring training, but more on the “Boys of Summer” later. If you are thinking of a trip to the Sunshine State, here are some other things to do you shouldn’t miss during your visit to the Valley of the Sun.

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San Francisco Ferry Building & Bay Bridge

San Francisco Staycation!

For my birthday this year, I wanted to getaway. I did not want to fly somewhere or take a long drive. I just wanted to not be at home. Because we live in the SF-Bay Area and both grew up in San Francisco, a San Francisco Staycation was the natural go-to.

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Marin Headlands - Rodeo Beach

The Marin Headlands – California

We finally make it past the crowds and head down towards the lighthouse at Point Bonita. We find a parking space and hike our way down to the lighthouse. The reward for our patience is this lovely, unobstructed view of the Golden Gate Bridge with Alcatraz just peeking out from behind.

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