Among people who plan to travel in 2011, 83 percent will be traveling with family, and 90 percent of those traveling with family will keep their trips domestic, according to a recent TripAdvisor survey. What follows is the top 10 destinations where these travelers have the best-rated options for entertainment, dining, and accommodation. This ranking was released as TripAdvisor’s inaugural Traveler’s Choice Family list, compiled based on user reviews from TripAdvisor.com. The 10 destinations were determined based on the number of recommendations of users who traveled with family.
Road Trips and BBQ were made for each other. Folks in the south are known for cooking up some of the best BBQ on the planet. The passion and pride of Southern pit-masters rival that of any NASCAR or college football fan. In the Bible Belt, there are just about as many BBQ joints as there are churches and just as many different styles of BBQ as there are religious denominations. Whenever you are road tripping through the south, you’re sure to find something to your liking. Here are 10 iconic, can’t-miss BBQ joints we’ve encountered that are worth the detour. You’ll be in hog heaven!
At the edge of the Atlantic, a million miles from the mundane, Hilton Head Island awaits visitors with a bounty of attractions and a welcome as warm as its sandy beaches. Get away from it all or do it all – the choice is yours on this Island renowned for its stunning Lowcountry landscape and casually elegant lifestyle.
Hilton Head Island in South Carolina is a popular destination for tourists. The island is home to large plantations, impressive agricultural lands, and has a haunting history
From coast to coast, the U.S. is home to hundreds of golf resorts and championship golf courses.
Palmetto Bluff lies in the heart of the Low Country of South Carolina, situated between Charleston, SC and Savannah, GA in the quaint community of Bluffton. The Inn is the centerpiece of the Village at Palmetto Bluff with the Main House on the shore of the May River. Fifty guest cottages and cottage suites are carefully placed on the banks of the river to afford the ultimate views and privacy.
Hilton Head Island is a popular coastal destination on the Southeast coast of the U.S. It is known for its sustainable living and relaxing lifestyle. You’re more likely to find a protected sea turtle nest than a high-rise building on this beautiful island. All around, there is a general care, classiness and pride not seen in a lot of modern-day cities. But beyond the island’s sustainable ideals and beautiful beaches, there’s also plenty of rich culture and deep history to uncover here.