The 6 Best Memorial Day Getaways That Require Zero Time Off

Let's be real: If you haven't already booked a flight and accommodation for a Memorial Day vacation, chances are it's going to be tough to find availability. That doesn't mean it's too late to plan a getaway, though. If you're still hoping to make the most of the long weekend, opt for a day trip instead. Here, we've gone in search of the best places to visit for a short respite from city life. Whether it's wandering the vineyards in the Texas Hill Country or exploring art galleries in upstate New York, these mini road trips from major cities prove that you don't have to travel far to have a relaxing long weekend. It's not too late—these six easy day trips beckon.

What's your favorite place to visit for a day trip?