Spring is in full swing. And even those some of us are battling the springtime sniffles, the majority of us are all embracing the beautiful bloom! Want to try out the perfect place for the season? Then why not choose your next travel therapy assignment in one of these brilliant cities!
Most Beautiful Cities for Springtime Travel Therapy Assignments
Our nation’s capital is the quintessential springtime destination with blooming cherry blossoms, beautiful weather for taking a stroll along the majestic National Mall, or attend a multicultural festival. Plus DC has amazing opportunities to take in free activities like museums and landmarks that delight the interests of just about anyone. Plan a beautiful picnic surrounded by the blossoms, get a taste for some delectable DC restaurants in some of the best restaurants our country has to offer, festivals and much more!
San Diego, CA
Spend your spring in San Diego’s sunshine. Whether you’re in it to see the gorgeous wildflowers of the Anza-Borrego State Park or keeping your calendar full of baseball, bicycles, and more—-San Diego is so vibrant this time of year. Visit the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, especially if you have your children with you. Go to your first ever rodeo, go to an artwalk in Little Italy, or zoom down a waterslide at Aquatic SeaWorld’s Waterpark.
Orlando is perfectly suited for lovers of swimsuits with it’s amazing waterparks like Disney’s Blizzard Beach, Wet ‘n Wild Orlando, or Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon. Or, stay above water on a thrilling Winter Park Scenic Boat Tour or see the various wildlife on Boggy Creek Airboat Rides. Be sure to check out Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival to celebrate the beauty this spring!
There’s just something magical about Springtime in Charleston, SC. From Mid-March and on, this city is just brimming with fun events like BB&T Charleston Wine and Food Festival, the annual Festival of Houses and Gardens, Charleston International Antiques Show, and Cooper River Bridge Run draw in crowds from all walks of life.
Portland is not only a culturally appealing American city, but also an absolutely gorgeous place when flowers are in full bloom. The Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival, farmers’ markets to fiestas, beer by the boatload, festivals galore, “uniquely-Portlandish” art and music scenes, and much more.
Phoenix is an ideal destination in springtime because it’s home to the Desert Botanical Garden which houses over 4,000 desert plant species. One MUST is to go on a hot air balloon to take in the beautiful landscapes of the picturesque acres of yellow evening primroses and poppies bursting from the cacti.
Every year in spring, over 5,000 species of wildflowers start springing up around San Antonio and Austin. Whether you’re a music-lover seeking the buzzing of industry folk, on the hunt for some of the country’s best shopping on Sixth Street and Lamar Boulevard, hungry for some flavorful Mexican dishes, or maybe want to plan a romantic sunset dinner along the water—there’s never a dull moment in this thriving city.