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.  


Getaways - Things to do near me (or You)!

Reasons to Visit Seattle

14 Reasons To Visit Seattle – The Emerald City

The Space Needle is the most iconic and recognizable feature of the Seattle skyline. For this reason alone, most first-time Seattle visitors have this site on their list of must-see places. But do you know about the Seattle Center? Designed, along with the Space Needle, initially for the 1962 World Fair, it has remained a relevant and prominent Seattle spot.

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Highway 5

The Fastest Drive From SF To LA IS I-5!

I’ve driven between the Bay Area and Southern California many times. But this year has seen me doing the drive more than ever. There has never been any doubt that the fastest way to drive from SF to LA is I-5

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Things to do in Phoenix

Entertaining 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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