Summer is here, and the road map is spread out on the table. You might even have that map tacked to the wall and you are holding the darts from the family game room. Whatever the approach, you are looking for someplace to go on a vacation that will make that week or two weeks just wonderful. Have you tried looking at your Zodiac sign to help you? There are cities and places in the US that are actually rated for vacation success based on your Zodiac energy. Try one this summer for a perfect vacation!
12 Aries: March 21 - April 19 (Denver, Colorado)
Denver, Colorado is for you. As an Aries, you are filled with energy and the desire to explore. The fire sign allows you to experience your zest for life through the warm and friendly people, the sun and beautiful landscape of the mountains, and the thrill of being a part of that love for all the life around you.
A visit to The Red Rock Amphitheater brings you in touch with the natural beauty of Colorado as well as with the many people who enjoy this National Monument.
11 Taurus: April 20 - May 20 (Seattle, Washington)
Your sign is of the earth, so you are drawn to the passions in life that are strong, dependable, sensual, and creative. Seattle, Washington is where you want to direct your travels. Nature is all around you. The Space Needle from the 1962 World's Fair will place you high above the beautiful city and provide you with a spectacular view of Mount Rainer. A trip to the Woodinville Wine country will offer the opportunity to see nature at work and taste some of the finest wines in the country.
10 Gemini: May 21 - June 20 (Portland, Oregon)
The endless coffee shops in Portland, Oregon will fulfill the also endless social needs of the Gemini. Your versatile and curious nature will find its home among the Underground Walking tour of the city or the Columbia Gorge Waterfalls tour. The air sign of Gemini does well in this area that is filled with expressive elements of scenery, people, and social events. You won't want to miss the Oregon Brewery Trail Bike Tour or The Downtown Portland Culinary Tour. These proud proprietors will ensure that your taste buds are also satisfied.
9 Cancer: June 21 - July 22 (Washington, DC.)
History is everywhere in Washington, DC. The highly sensitive and intuitive Cancer will relate to the seriousness and the compassion that has made the capital city an important destination for so many Americans. Whether it's the museums, the monuments, or the impressive government buildings, Washington offers an introduction to many diverse people and their stories. These experiences will hold your attention and enhance your stay. As a person connected to water, you need to spend a day at The Wharf where there is excellent seafood, entertainment, and boat tours.
8 Leo: July 23 - August 22 (New York City, New York)
Time to get all dressed up, or not, and get out on the town. New York is the city that Leo will find the most appealing. Of course, there is Drama everywhere. A stop at the Twin Towers Memorial will add a silent taste of humanity to your visit. Start with Rockefeller Center, schedule tours to the Statue of Liberty and everything that Broadway has to offer. Make sure you stop and chat with the local food vendors and experience a large variety of amazing restaurants on every corner.
7 Virgo: August 23 - September 22 (Providence, Rhode Island)
Providence, Rhode Island is where earth meets fire. Virgo will love the Waterfire event where all three rivers in Providence are lit with over 100 bonfires. It takes an amazing organization of the city and people to make such a spectacle happen. If you can't make it for the Father's Day celebrations in June, make sure you arrive in July for Restaurant week. If you want to fulfill that need for family and friends, you will feel very comfortable in a home away from home.
6 Libra: September 23 - October 22 (Boston, Massachusetts)
Find time for yourself in Boston, Massachusetts. This city will allow you the time to stimulate your intellect and ponder on the great decisions that were made here during the development of the history of the country.
There is the Boston Freedom Trail Walk that takes you to many historical places, or you could drive a short distance to Martha's Vineyard to enjoy the countryside and smells of the sea. In both areas of Boston, there will be moments of reflection and appreciation for this historic and thriving city.
5 Scorpio: October 23 - November 21 (Los Angeles, California)
Shazam! The charm of Hollywood, the lure of the exciting nightlife, and the even the mystery of Harry Potter, it's all here in Los Angeles, California, for Scorpio to enjoy. You will have to plan your time wisely and look carefully for the best deals on tours and entertainment, but that is what you are good at. There is so much here. A hop-on-hop-off bus tour might be just the thing to give you the whole picture of how LA fits together, and then it is up to you to decide.
4 Sagittarius: November 22 - December 21 (Charlotte, North Carolina)
Stroke your funny side with the Comedy Tour in this favorite "Queen" city of Charlotte, North Carolina. The center of the city beckons you with its multiple museums, haunted cemeteries, and the old world charm of the south. A segway tour would fulfill the need for entertainment and excitement that only a fire sign would truly enjoy. Learn how a once all business city has grown to include many things for tourists. The NASCAR Hall of Fame, The Billy Graham Library, and the Discovery Science Center are all here.
3 Capricorn: December 22 - January 19 (Nashville, Tennessee)
Everything Capricorn is in Nashville, Tennessee and it is filled with stories of southern family traditions with the pomp and circumstance that tradition likes best. Take a ride on a riverboat cruise, tour an old southern mansion, and definitely get tickets for the Grand Ole Opry with proven country tunes and country stars.
This practical and earthy city is the home for The Country Music Hall of Fame, The Bicentennial Capitol Mall, and the Adventure Science Center. Your eyes and ears will be opened to these living traditions.
2 Aquarius: January 20 - February 18 (New Orleans, Louisiana)
Bayou, Bayou, Bayou is what you will see when you arrive in New Orleans, Lousiana with the French, American, and Indian history all mingled together with the smells and sensational food that only New Orleans can present. This original and diverse environment appeals to the air sign of Aquarius, and you will not be disappointed. There is the Bayou Children's Country Museum, the Bayou Lafourche Folklife & Heritage Museum, and The Bayou Playhouse. Plan to see them all.
1 Pisces: February 19 - March 20 (Austin, Texas)
Austin, Texas is one of the most tranquil and relaxing cities in the US. This fits right into the Pisces frame of reference as a water sign that requires coolness and a mellow atmosphere. Austin's many parks, walkways, and trails make it perfect for the nature lover. Evening bat watching, kayak tours, and smooth western music are only some of the attractions that will fill your soul. You can also take the afternoon and visit the LBJ ranch or golf on one of the professional courses that abound near Austin.