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    From Beachfront Getaways To Northern Lights Viewpoints, These Are The Very Best Vacation Spots In The US

    From sea to shining sea, these vacation destinations stand out among the rest.

    The US is one of the most diverse countries in the world where you can find almost any landscape or climate imaginable. As a result, there are so many unique places to explore. So, whether you're daydreaming about your next vacation or planning a getaway, here are some of the best destinations in the country to consider.

    1. Charleston, South Carolina

    Charleston, South Carolina

    2. Kauai, Hawaii

    A bay in Kauai, Hawaii.

    3. Austin, Texas

    Austin downtown and lake.

    4. Cape Cod, Massachusetts

    Cape Cod seashore and dunes.

    5. Sun Valley, Idaho

    A person paragliding in Sun Valley.

    6. Columbia River Gorge, Oregon

    A bench and Hood Mountain in the background.

    7. Badlands National Park, South Dakota

    Buttes at Badlands National Park.

    8. Fairbanks, Alaska

    The Northern Lights over a cabin.

    9. Hudson, New York

    Brick houses in Hudson, New York

    10. Jackson, Wyoming

    Horses grazing in field with the Teton Mountains in the background.

    11. Washington, DC

    Cherry blossom season at the Washington Monument in DC.

    12. St. Michaels, Maryland

    Boats docked in St. Michaels, Maryland.

    13. Big Sur, California

    Rocky coast near McWay Falls in Big Sur.

    14. The Finger Lakes, New York

    Taughannock Falls Sunset In Full Fall Colors.

    15. Chicago, Illinois

    A boat on the Chicago River.

    16. Charlottesville, Virginia

    Autumn colors in Charlottesville, Virginia.

    17. Louisville, Kentucky

    A cityscape of Louisville, Kentucky.

    18. Taos, New Mexico

    Ancient dwellings of Taos Pueblo, New Mexico.

    19. Asheville, North Carolina

    Autumn color from the mountainside of the Blue Ridge Parkway.

    20. Cape May, New Jersey

    Victorian Homes and hotels line Beach Ave. in Cape May.

    21. Mount Desert Island, Maine

    A rocky cove in Acadia National Park.

    22. Flagstaff, Arizona

    Autumn in Flagstaff, Arizona.

    23. Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada

    Blue water in a cove at Lake Tahoe.

    24. Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

    Historic old buildings and the scenic landscape of Jim Thorpe Pennsylvania.

    25. The Florida Keys

    A view of the Overseas Highway in Florida Keys.

    26. Savannah, Georgia

    Forsyth Park in Savannah, Georgia.

    27. Whitefish, Montana

    Kayaks parked at a lake in Glacier National Park.

    28. New Orleans, Louisiana

    Iron balconies in New Orleans.

    29. Aspen, Colorado

    Fall colors and snow-capped mountains in Aspen.

    30. Zion National Park, Utah

    A canyon in Zion National Park.

    31. Brooklyn, New York

    A view of Manhattan from Brooklyn.

    32. Olympic National Park, Washington

    Hoh rainforest in Olympic National Park.

    33. Nashville, Tennessee

    Honky tonk nightlife in nashville.

    34. Mackinac Island, Michigan

    Mackinaw Island Town View

    35. St. Louis, MIssouri

    St. Louis downtown city skyline at sunset.

    36. Minneapolis, Minnesota

    The Minneapolis skyline.

    37. Manchester, Vermont

    Fall colors in Manchester, Vermont.

    38. Block Island, Rhode Island

    A quiet cove on Block Island.

    39. Door County, Wisconsin

    A cove surrounded by forest in Door County.

    40. Seattle, Washington

    Seattle Skyline and Space Needle.

    What's your favorite vacation destination in the US? Tell us in the comments!