Your 20s are a time for exploration, discovery, and leaving your comfort zone behind. Those in their twenties tend to have more freedom when thinking about travel because they’ve yet to settle down—you may have minimal financial responsibilities allowing you extra money to spend on an eye-opening experience. If you’re looking to take a big trip somewhere unusual, check out our list of the best places to travel in your 20s.
Learn more about some of these destinations and our outstanding Select Registry properties that exist in each location. Carefully chosen because of the top-notch service, stunning surroundings, and all-around unique experience, our properties can be found throughout the country. As you research the best places to travel in your 20s, be sure to browse our other Select Registry properties offering specific experiences such as outdoor adventures.
Top 4 Places to Travel in Your 20s
An outdoor adventurer’s paradise, Vermont is beautiful any time of the year. Whether you’re an avid skier or snowboarder or you’ve never hit the slopes before, Vermont is the perfect place to shred. Popular mountains to ski include Killington, Mount Snow, Sugarbush, and Stowe. In the summer, Vermont’s real beauty blossoms with lush, green mountains rolling in the distance and gorgeous summer days spent by Lake Champlain. Try hiking through the Green Mountain and Finger Lakes National Forests or explore one of the many local farmers markets.
Where to Stay
West Mountain Inn: Overlooking the beautiful town of Arlington, Vermont, the West Mountain Inn provides all the comforts of home while staying in the gorgeous countryside near dozens of outdoor activities. Each morning, walk through the 150-acre property with stunning gardens and mountain views.
The Dorset Inn: As Vermont’s oldest continually operating bed and breakfast, the Dorset Inn has earned quite a name in the area. This 221-year-old building has been carefully maintained and updated to offer guests the best possible experience while staying in Dorset, Vermont.
San Antonio, Texas
The second largest state in the US, Texas is home to several large cities including Dallas, Houston, Austin, and San Antonio. While each area of the state has its own unique culture and traditions, the San Antonio area, in particular, is one of the best places to travel in your 20s. With an exciting nightlife and plenty of daytime activities, this region of Texas may require more than just a weekend trip.
Where to Stay
Noble Inns: When traveling to San Antonio, you can choose from three Noble Inns properties—Oge House, Pancoast Carriage House, and Jackson House. Each located close to one another, the Oge House is the only one of these inns set on the city’s Riverwalk. The Pancoast Carriage House offers a private pool and heated spa while remaining close to the Riverwalk. An elegant place to stay, the Jackson house features marble floors and an indoor spa.
While researching the best places to travel in your 20s, you should consider browsing these suggested Select Registry properties as well as other locations in our collection. When you stay at a Select Registry property, you’re guaranteed a unique experience like no other. Our innkeepers are the best in their industry offering knowledge and personalized service to each guest that stays with them.
To find out more about other Select Registry properties, you can browse our site by state or experiences. For the adventurous travelers, our properties offering outdoor adventures are the perfect place to start.