The Top Trending Memorial Day Weekend Destinations for 2019, According to Google
It’s not too soon to be thinking about your next three-day weekend.
Memorial Day weekend is coming up sooner than you think, so it may be just the right time to be thinking about where to go for the long weekend. For many people, Memorial Day is the kick-off weekend to summer vacation season, so why not go all out for the holiday?
If you’ve already started noodling around with the idea of getting away on a short trip, you’re not alone. According to Google, many people have already started searching for fun destinations to spend their holiday.
Oddly enough, not everyone is looking to spend their day at the beach, though some are opting for a classic beach getaway to places like Nantucket or Myrtle Beach. But Google’s data found that many people have been looking to take advantage of small, budget-friendly cities with lots of interesting things to do and delicious food options, especially in the southern U.S., including Charleston, Austin, Nashville, and Atlanta.
Take a look at the top 10 destinations people are searching for their Memorial Day vacation on Google, and see if any of these makes it onto your bucket list.
Charleston, South Carolina
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Hit the boardwalk or take a ride on the SkyWheel while you’re at one of South Carolina’s best beaches. Not only is Myrtle Beach a great place to go for a classic seaside vacation, but it also has tons of other attractions like an amusement park, an aquarium, and a celebrity-designed golf course.
Charlotte, North Carolina
Atlanta has an eclectic mix of activities for any kind of visitor. If you’re outdoorsy, visit the BeltLine, Botanical Garden, or Stone Mountain Park. Love history? Go to Martin Luther King Jr. National Park or the World of Coca-Cola museum. Need some nightlife? There’s plenty of entertainment on Peachtree Street.