Chances are you will be underwhelmed by some of these highly rated US cities!
Let’s face it, there are a lot of overrated famous cities in the United States, and while we all know that the hype may be a bit too much around them, everyone falls for them time and time again. It could have already happened to you— to visit one of these cities that everyone raves about only to end up disappointed.
Be it that they are full of tourists, they don’t rise to the expectations we had of them, or just because they are actually a tourist trap and famous for only one thing, it is better to not waste your days off on some of these places. Even more, when you are already retired, you do not want to end up having to deal with a ton of people and get frustrated with long lines and huge crowds, especially if it ends up not being worth it.
To help you avoid the disappointment some of these overrated cities could bring you (not to mention the price that they come along with), we have gathered some of the most famous places to visit around the country that could be on your travel bucket list as well, explained all the reasons why they are not the best choice for retirees, and even added a recommendation of where to visit instead!
Believe me, once you realize how much quieter, cheaper, and, dare I say, entertaining these other locations are, you will soon forget all about the cities everyone says you cannot miss in this lifetime!
Did you visit a famous US city that ended up feeling overrated to you? Tell us all about your experience in the comments below!