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50 Must see places around the US   U.S.A

Started Feb-6 by Gimmie Chocolate Shorty (TOILETHEA1); 58 views.

50 Must-See Hidden Gems Across the United States

Looking for an escape from vacation clichés? Check out this list of the best off-the-beaten-path destinations across the United States.


Mackinac Island, Michigan

Nestled in the deep, icy waters of Lake Huron, Mackinac Island boasts a unique frontier for those traveling the less-worn path. No automobiles are allowed on the island and the closest you'll find to modern transportation is a horse drawn carriage. The lack of trucks and cars along with the lush green landscape make Mackinac Island a stunning place to truly get away.

Page, Arizona

Often overlooked due to the flashy tourist draw of the Grand Canyon, Page offers all the breathtaking views of the nearby attraction, without the unbearable crowds.

The Salton Sea, California

This shallow, saline rift lake within the Coachella Valley has experienced a tourism resurgence as of late, as eclectic artists have chosen it as home base for eccentric art installations, like this one.

Garden of the Gods Park, Colorado

Living up to every syllable of its moniker, the Garden of the Gods is a stunning sight to behold. After two surveyors came across the park in 1859, one suggested it would be an excellent place for a beer garden. Dumbfounded by the understatement, his companion rebuked his claim, calling the place—notable for its sandstone rock formations—worthy of a gathering of gods. Hence, Garden of the Gods Park was born.

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