16 Best Places to Vacation in the Summertime

With so many options for travel all over the world, how do you choose where to spend your summer vacation? The best destinations in summer have a combination of good weather and great festivals, museums, or other cultural experiences. Here are some of the best places in the world to take a summer vacation. Which one will you book?

Chicago

Chicago is well known as a world class city with amazing restaurants, museums, and beautiful public spaces. If you go in the summer when the weather is sunny and warm, plan to be there during June for the World’s Largest Free Blues Festival, which has happened annually for over 30 years. Add some deep-dish pizza, a stroll along the waterfront, and a Cubs game, and you’ve got a fun, culturally exciting vacation.

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