A vacation house rental is a great way to add more comfort to your vacation. Many travelers are finding that renting a vacation house provides all the comforts of home and space for the entire family, at a reasonable rate. When planning a city vacation, downtown rentals can provide a convenient home base for exploring. Here are some of the best U.S. cities for downtown rentals:
The 15th largest city within the United States, Seattle, Washington is located in the Pacific Northwest. It has a thriving downtown district, ideally equipped with lots of sights, landmarks and activities to keep the whole family busy. Seattle has a very strong reputation for music. It was the birthplace of Jimi Hendrix, and was home to the grunge movement in the 1990s, which consisted of such groups like Nirvana, Pearl Jam and many more. Today the local music scene is still cutting edge and some of the best live music venues such as Serafina, Showbox at the Market, and Trinity Night Club are all located downtown, close to your Seattle house rental. Sights in Seattle that should not be missed are Pioneer Square, Pike Place Market, the Seattle Art Museum, the Space Needle and the Seattle Aquarium.
San Francisco is the 12th largest city in the United States, but is relatively small in land area, measuring only 46 square miles. San Francisco's downtown area is packed with things to do and see. Visitors can easily access most of San Francisco's world famous attractions and landmarks by jumping on a bus, or one of its famous cable cars. Some of the highlights of the downtown area include Chinatown, Golden Gate Park, the Presidio, the Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman's Wharf, Alcatraz and the Embarcadero. San Francisco is thriving metropolis and many refer to it as the New York City of the West Coast.
Also known as Chi-town, is the third largest city in the US, and a great place for a family vacation. Chicago has close to 3 million residents, and is located next to Lake Michigan. Navy Pier is a very popular tourist attraction, stretching 3,300 feet out onto Lake Michigan. The pier is full of shops, restaurants, arcades and some of the best views of the city. Staying in a vacation home in downtown Chicago, will give visitors an idea of what it's like to live in the city with some of the country's best museums, shops and restaurants only blocks away. Don't forget to visit the home of the Chicago Cubs, Wrigley Field, and make sure to have a world famous slice of Chicago style pizza. Other great sights to see are Buckingham Fountain, Sears Tower, Six Flags and Union Station.
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