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Not what Kingsland itself is, but what it is close to, is what makes it a fantastic vacation spot. Kingsland, a Georgia coastal city three miles from the Florida state line, is 1.5 hours from Savannah and 0.5 hours from Jacksonville.

Kingsland, Georgia.

Lake Arrowhead has not fared well throughout the drought. Despite the somewhat lower lake level, the San Bernadino National Forest is particularly at risk for flames due to the current dry conditions.

California's Lake Arrowhead.

Kennewick, Pasco, and Richland—the Tri-Cities of Washington—are located in the southeast of the state and may not appear to be particularly populated or bustling with activity.

Was Kennewick.

The Great Smoky Mountains on the North Carolina side lack Dollywood and the attractions of its Tennessee counterparts, despite being ranked among the Top 5 vacation rental destinations in the US by TripAdvisor users. The vista is as stunning, though.

Great Smoky Mountains in North Carolina.

The Music City Center, which houses the Country Music Hall of Fame, the 18,000-square-foot Johnny Cash Museum, and the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum, is surprisingly affordable.

Nashville, Tennessee.

Why don't more people take vacations in Austin? South By Southwest, Austin City Limits, University of Texas football, BBQ, records, movies, and music.

Dallas, Texa

Let's just say that it's much simpler to find a vacation home in some of Florida's more desirable locations following the housing crisis that decimated both Jacksonville and Florida in particular.

Miami's Amelia Island.

We guarantee it's the last Florida entry, although there are deals to be had in the state's center as well. In a lot of ways, this region of Florida is represented by Haines City.

Florida's Haines City.

You want to be near a city yet still be on a lakeside, right? Well, Lake Norman is probably your best option if you can't handle a Minneapolis winter.

Lake Norman, North Carolina.

Another generation visits the Catskills for entirely different reasons, even though the majority of the lodges are closed and the days of adult summer camp that were shown in Dirty Dancing are long gone.

The Catskills in New York.

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