As spring and summer creeps upon the weary winter, many seek to branch out and begin their search for great places to vacation. These six cities are worth a thought when planning the best vacation.
Milford, DE- Offers a history of arts, culture and recreation activities within a small community along the Mispillon River. The Hampton and Days Inn offer peaceful stays. One can enjoy Nascar Races in Dover, Ferry Rides to Cape May NJ, Shopping in Rehoboth Beach, Clubbing in Dewey Point and gambling and horse races in Harrington. Active visitors will get the most enjoyment from Late March through Late August.(1)
Grapevine, Texas- Offers 19 hotels, bed/breakfasts and Lake Front Cabins, a place to stay for every attraction. Recreational activities include Massive Shopping Malls (2), Festivals, Wine Tasting Tours, Museums and Water Sporting activities. Spring and summer visitors can’t miss a thing.
Milford, PA (4)- Relish in the beauties of horseback back riding through nature during the fall months. Riders will enjoy staying at The Black Walnut while enjoying a full meal each morning. Several campgrounds in the area offer paint ball, Hudson River rafting, kayaking and fishing.
Milford, CT- Beautiful coastal city with over 375 years (3) of art and history. Visitors will enjoy the warm summer winds as they take on surfing, fishing, boating and may other water activities, take a stroll along River Street for shopping, eateries and more. After a day at the beach you can rest at the Hyatt, Hilton, Howard Johnson or many other hotels in the area.
Milford, NH- Known as “the Granite Town in the Granite State” (5) imagine zip lining over the banks of the Souhegan River (6). A town rich in arts and history, visitors will delight in the many antique and arts and crafts shops and outdoor activities. Visitors will enjoy a crisp spring stay at one of the various Inns, Hotels or Lodges such as the Grand Lodge of NH.
Milford, NJ- Located along the Delaware River this old city offers visitors a summer stroll through a rich history in arts, culture and century old structures that still today such as the Milford Opera House and the grist mill that gave Milford its name (7). Visitors seeking the ultimate in old world charm will revel in a stay at the Chestnut Hill on The Delaware.
Whatever your vacation desires, many of them can easily be found in these often overlooked US cities. Get ready for the best times while enjoying the nightlife, culture and art as well as historical aspects of the US. Whether it is one of the many cities of Milford or a stay in the bustling city of Texas, visitors young and old will find enchanting, engaging and often overlooked gems to enjoy in their next vacation.
- (1) (1) Stout, Rick. Personal Interview. 15. Mar.2014.
- (2) http://www.grapevinetexasusa.com/about-grapevine
- (3) http://www.ci.milford.ct.us/home/pages/about-milford
- (4) DeGroodt,Ethel. Personal Experience 16. Mar.2014
- (5) http://www.milford.nh.gov/
- (6) http://milfordnh.info/milford/index.htm
- (7) http://visitmilfordnj.com/Our_Town.html