15 Affordable U.S. Cities To Add To Your Bucket List

You don’t have to fly to Europe or trek across an ocean to find a fun summer getaway. The U.S. is home to a cool and eclectic selection of cities that won’t cost an arm and a leg to visit. And while places like New York, San Francisco, or New Orleans are always a safe bet, we’ve rounded up 15 destinations that will help you discover something new about our great country.

Whether it’s the history of St. Augustine, the music of Nashville, or the art of Santa Fe, this list has something for every kind of traveler — plus recommendations on where to stay and what to do while you're in town. Don’t forget to send us a postcard!



Want more Refinery29 Travel?
How Can One Country Be So Sexy?
29 Affordable Trips To Take This Summer
10 Mansions To Rent For A Dirt-Cheap Friends Getaway