5 REASONS TO VISIT WESTPORT

Westport, on Connecticut's Gold Coast, is widely known as a favorite hideaway of the rich and famous with its celebrity-driven cachet—while young families flock to Westport for an exceptional school system, strong sense of community and endless recreational opportunities. From serene beaches and high-end shopping to farm-to-table cuisine and craft cocktails, add Westport to you must-visit list.

5 REASONS TO VISIT ITHACA

What makes Ithaca unique? Is it the towering waterfalls, lush ice-age gorges, endless panoramic views? Is it the hiking, biking or boating? Is it the beauty of Cayuga Lake? Perhaps. And with over 100 wineries, the Finger Lakes are well-known as the largest wine producing region of New York. Home to Cornell University and Ithaca College, you'll feel the buzz everywhere—from the museums, to galleries and farm-to-fork restaurants.

5 REASONS TO VISIT STEAMBOAT SPRINGS

In a small, ranching town located high in the Rockies, life is different. A resort town known for hospitality just as much as its champagne powder. From steaming hot mineral springs and an array of breathtaking hikes to boating surrounded by dense pine forest and world-class skiing, you’ll see just how much Steamboat Springs, Colorado has to offer. With nonstop flights from 11 major US airports, Steamboat Springs is well worth taking the road less traveled to feel like you're a world away.

5 REASONS TO VISIT LOUISVILLE

Situated along the Ohio River—Louisville, Kentucky is a historic and integral part of American culture we know today. As the largest producer of thoroughbreds and bourbon, Louisville is a mecca for racing enthusiasts and bourbon connoisseurs alike. Plus, it’s the birthplace of boxing legend Mohammed Ali and the Kentucky Derby—both pieces of history you can experience first hand for yourself.

5 REASONS TO VISIT RALEIGH

A visit to Raleigh, North Carolina is more than a trip to a blossoming Southern metropolis—you'll feel enriched and energized the instant you're warmly welcomed by its smart, savvy locals. Raleigh's bright minds head top-tier technology, education and life science institutions; its artists create a bevy of cultural and culinary touchstones; and its storytellers proudly carry on the collective heritage of a rich, historic capital city.