Vacations with kids aren’t really vacations. Taking a break from the regular routine of a busy schedule is lovely, but I never use the word “relaxing” to describe a vacation that includes my kids. My kids are 10 and 8. We always have fun and (sometimes reluctantly) try new experiences and while we indulge in lazy movie mornings or evening fires, we stay busy. The parenting responsibilities don’t magically go away when you and your family get away from your house. Meals, laundry, and bedtime routines still exist. I love taking time off, packing the kids in the car,
Prior to March 2020, tourism brought well over $1.6 trillion to the United States’ economy.
It’s difficult to gauge what the most popular tourist attractions in the U.S are, as tourism data can vary from state to state and some national surveys leave out major attractions.
To help anyone hoping to see some of what the U.S has to offer visitors, we’ve put together a list of 25 most visited tourist spots in the country, based on data from the past decade.
All figures are approximate and from before the COVID-19 pandemic, when tourism was at normal rates.