Weekend Getaways

Looking for the perfect weekend getaway? Whether you want to hit the beach for a long weekend or explore a new city, Travel + Leisure has travel tips, news, and information about the most exciting destinations for the best weekend getaways. Our weekend getaway ideas cover road trips, beach vacations, city breaks, and more from coast to coast.

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Where to Experience the History and Culture of Hilton Head Island
From Gullah culture dating back to the 1600s, to resort culture dating back to the 1960s, learn the history of Hilton Head Island at these sites.
Why Hilton Head Island Is the Perfect Weekend Trip From Savannah
Locals love Hilton Head Island getaways, but first-timers might not know how easy it is to add a visit to their Savannah vacation.
5 Hikes That Put the Natural Beauty of Hilton Head Island on Full Display
Hilton Head Island may be known for its gorgeous coastline, but there’s a reason the south is known as the land of the pines.
Why You Should Plan a Golf Trip to Hilton Head Island
Play on Harbour Town Golf Links, the same course as past champions like Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson, and the late Payne Stewart — or choose from more than 30 other local courses.
This Charming Hotel in a Coastal Maryland Town Has Farm-to-table Dining, Yacht Charters, and Waterfront Views
Inn at Perry Cabin in St. Michaels, Maryland is a charming respite for city-dwellers looking to escape the grind for a weekend of waterfront relaxation.
15 Best Weekend Beach Getaways in the U.S.
From the beautiful California coast to the sunny Florida Keys, these are the best weekend beach getaways in the U.S.

More Weekend Getaways

There's More to the Niagara Falls Region Than the Iconic Waterfall — Here's How to Plan the Perfect Trip
Most travelers venture to Niagara Falls for the picture-perfect view, but a host of new visitor experiences can help you see this world wonder in a whole other light.
Why This East Coast State Is the Perfect Destination for a Girls Getaway
Virginia has more than 300 wineries, active adventures in the great outdoors, and more.
How to Have the Perfect Day at NYC's Rockaway Beach

Rockaway is now the coolest spot to hang out in New York — that frankly doesn’t feel like New York at all.