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Looking for a quick getaway? This collection of 48-hour guides offers weekend itineraries to cities across the U.S. Weekend Warriors, start your engines.

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Skyscrapers of downtown Atlanta, Georgia against a cloud-filled sky at sunset

Church, Coca-Cola, and Chicken: 48 Hours in Atlanta

Georgia’s sprawling capital city is best known for its role in the Civil Rights movement, inspiring loads of hip hop and R&B artists, its Southern hospitality, and, of course, everything Coca-Cola. Atlanta is growing pretty rapidly, and so there’s always something new and exciting to eat or see in town, as well as tons of […]

Seattle skyline under cloudy skies with Space Needle and Mount Rainier

Trolls, Tunnels, and Tunes: 48 Hours in Seattle

Known for coffee, rainy weather, and grunge, Seattle takes pride in being a little offbeat. In fact, they take being quirky and ahead of the curve pretty seriously. The city did give us Starbucks and Nirvana, after all. Spend your 48 hours in the Emerald City exploring old Seattle favorites as well as looking for […]

A view of the city of Denver drenched in golden sun from the roof of Colorado State Capital building at sunset shows the top spire of the Capital building in the foreground

From Cliff-Diving to Concerts: 48 Hours in Denver

Today Denver doesn’t look much like its former self as a Wild West cow town, but it’s still an unpretentious mountain city, which seems to be why it attracts so many young, outdoorsy types. Known for its growing foodie scene, it’s a laid-back and effortlessly cool city to spend a weekend exploring. Don’t forget to […]

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48 Hours in Orlando: Things to Do Besides Theme Parks

The first thing that comes to mind when thinking about Orlando, Florida is probably “Disney World!”…unless you’re a huge Harry Potter fan, in which case you’re probably dreaming of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter over at Universal Studios. Either way, massive theme parks are synonymous with Orlando, and while they’re incredibly fun to experience, […]

Skyscrapers of downtown Atlanta, Georgia against a cloud-filled sky at sunset

Church, Coca-Cola, and Chicken: 48 Hours in Atlanta

Georgia’s sprawling capital city is best known for its role in the Civil Rights movement, inspiring loads of hip hop and R&B artists, its Southern hospitality, and, of course, everything Coca-Cola. Atlanta is growing pretty rapidly, and so there’s always something new and exciting to eat or see in town, as well as tons of […]

California Dreamin’: 48 Hours in Los Angeles

The beaches, warm weather, endless entertaining attractions and rich history (and the celebs of course) make L.A. one of America’s most popular destinations. Enjoy the beautiful people, the beautiful scenery, and the effortlessly cool and laid-back culture of this famed SoCal city. Hollywood Walk of Fame Yes, it’s touristy and kitschy, but you can’t visit […]

Beatniks, Burritos, and Yoda: 48 Hours in San Francisco

San Francisco is known for many things: its hippie history, its massive and culturally significant Chinatown district, its quirky culture, and its coastal views, all watched over by the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. You’ll want to pack good walking shoes, since the city is pretty hilly, and a sweater, since it’s also notoriously foggy, so […]

Seattle skyline under cloudy skies with Space Needle and Mount Rainier

Trolls, Tunnels, and Tunes: 48 Hours in Seattle

Known for coffee, rainy weather, and grunge, Seattle takes pride in being a little offbeat. In fact, they take being quirky and ahead of the curve pretty seriously. The city did give us Starbucks and Nirvana, after all. Spend your 48 hours in the Emerald City exploring old Seattle favorites as well as looking for […]

A view of the city of Denver drenched in golden sun from the roof of Colorado State Capital building at sunset shows the top spire of the Capital building in the foreground

From Cliff-Diving to Concerts: 48 Hours in Denver

Today Denver doesn’t look much like its former self as a Wild West cow town, but it’s still an unpretentious mountain city, which seems to be why it attracts so many young, outdoorsy types. Known for its growing foodie scene, it’s a laid-back and effortlessly cool city to spend a weekend exploring. Don’t forget to […]

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