The Flossy Posse’s trip to Essence Fest in the hit movie “Girl’s Trip” has everyone anxious to make the pilgrimage to the summertime music and culture festival. The racy on-screen antics of Ryan, Sasha, Lisa and Dina have translated into a nationwide feeling of sisterhood and awakened the importance of friendship.
A good girl’s trip whether near or far can be the perfect medicine for any ailment. No need to wait for next summer to knock a weekend of fun with the ladies! The following weekends are perfect fall get-aways that are sure to create lifelong memories.
Destination: New Orleans
There is always a good reason to visit “The Big Easy”. New Orleans, a magical city full of life and culture is a prime vacation spot year round but the fall season is the perfect chance to take advantage of the cities spooky attractions. Round up the girl gang for Halloween weekend or any other time this fall for endless fun and explore all that New Orleans has to offer. The haunted tours have just the right amount of spooky for even any Halloween. The lively Bourbon St has jazz music, food, drinks and fun! What more does anyone need?
Destination: Washington D.C.
Washington D.C. can be a fun vacation destination any time of the year however the fall brings cool weather and good vibes. Washington D.C. has wonderful dining experiences, a winning nightlife scene and tons of museums and monuments that hold historical value. Autumn in the capital city provides gorgeous weather and beautiful landscapes featuring leaves of all hues. Fall in Washington D.C. also comes with Howard University’s homecoming, one of the largest Historically Black College and Universities has a star studded celebration of tradition, culture and pride.
A road-trip to “The Windy City” this fall comes with beautiful scenery and a fresh taste of the mid-west. Chicago, one of the most diverse cities in the country inhabits many cultures that contribute to city life. A trip to Chicago during the autumn season comes with great concerts, great sports and amazing comforting food. Chicago has several museums, stages and events that thrive in the visual arts. There are also dozens of attractions that can be checked off the bucket list. Take a trip to Chi-town for a full taste of mid-western culture in America.
Head overseas this fall and experience London, a royal time for anyone who visits. London offers a rewarding vacation full of culture, nightlife and historical landmarks. London, a large city with residents of culturally diverse backgrounds buzzes with unique food, music and fashion. The multiple museums and theaters are must visits for any trip over the Atlantic. The beautiful landmarks and identifiers of London are great for photos and videos capturing the essence of the city. Dive into a new culture with the native foods and explore the beautiful parks and markets. Take a trip to London for a vibrant taste of one of Europe’s most elaborate cities.
Destination: Savannah, Georgia
Savannah, Georgia, a quaint southern city has a lot to offer for a weekend away. The city, rich in southern heritage, has great food, great shopping and has beautiful weather and natural landscapes. Savannah has relaxing bed and breakfast stays makes for a relaxing weekend yet the spookier side of Savannah can put chills down anyone’s spine. Savannah offers fun festivals and concerts with a splash of southern charm but also ghost tours for willing participants. Savannah, Georgia may be the perfect trip for an exciting weekend this fall.