These under-the-radar travel destinations are perfect for any and all vacation types for your 2017 getaway.
The US is vast: 3.797 million square miles to be exact. Yet when it comes to choosing a vacation, we often limit ourselves to a tiny fraction of the country.
There are plenty of good reasons we would want to visit Yosemite National Park in August, along with 600,000 other people who visited the destination in August; or skiing in Vail, Colorado, in the winter, along with 1.6 million other visitors. But for those prepared to go off the beaten track, there are a lot of lesser-known places that are well worth a visit, especially if you're looking to ditch the crowds.
Here is a selection of some favorite underrated travel destinations — from cities to day trips and national parks, these are all places that deserve a bit more attention.
Sources: Business Insider