San Diego, California – When it's perpetually summer, there's no wrong time to visit this temperate paradise. Whether you're looking to surf some big waves, relax on the beach, or attend one of the many conventions (including the ultra-popular Comic-Con), San Diego has something for everyone.
Park City, Utah – The Rocky Mountains are experiencing one of the best winters in a long time. Skiers and snowboarders in Utah, in particular, have been rushing to slopes to get in on some of the state's famous dry powder. Given Vail Resorts' recent acquisition of two major ski resorts in Park City (Park City Mountain Resort and The Canyons), this destination now provides visitors with the largest ride-able area in the United States.
New York, New York – There are few things more romantic than the bright lights of a big city. There are so many things to do in this city's five boroughs that it can become a little overwhelming—Times Square, Coney Island, Wall Street, plus countless more attractions bring people from all over the world. Plus, the 4 a.m. last call in bars means that the fun never stops.
Austin, Texas – Music lovers flock to this city every year for the South By Southwest festival in the Spring, but the city's unique personality make it a must-visit year-round. Locals affix "Keep Austin Weird" bumper stickers on their cars as a tribute to the eclectic city. Despite its reputation for arts, Austin is still a hub for Southern food, heat, and adventuresome recklessness.
Rio, Brazil – If you're going to travel anywhere internationally this year, why not make it the site of the 2016 Summer Olympics? Olympic host cities have been preparing for the world event for nearly a decade, which makes them prime to accept tourists. Not only will you get a taste of the local culture, but you'll be able to experience all the other cultures visiting during this time (and hopefully not the Zika virus).
So where are you headed this year?
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