When was the last time you went away for the weekend without the kids or your other half? Is this spring season turning out to be more hectic than anticipated? It might be time for a really long weekend away with your gal pals. Fortunately, there’s no real requirement for a -girlfriends getaway,’ other than have a great time and enjoy yourself. One of my favorite getaways is a .
The springtime weather in Las Vegas is just right; average daytime temperatures are about 80F and evening lows are in the mid 50s. Most people tend to think of Las Vegas as -Sin City- or the place where people go to gamble all day and night. Ladies, don’t you fret, in Sin City you will experience some of the greatest shops with extraordinary deals. While in Vegas, one of the highlights of your trip might be the evening that you glam it up and experience the nightlife scene. Put on your sexy stilettos and hit the -strip.- If your stilettos days are over but you still want to glam it up for a great time, you can head out on a .
Gambling and nightlife is not all the West Coast has to offer. San Francisco, the city by the bay, also boasts stellar shopping opportunities as well as long list of breathtaking sights to see. The top of Twin Peaks is essentially the center of the city. The view from the top is the most magnificent view you will see on your. Named after it’s nearly identical hilltops, Twin Peaks is one of the highest points in the city (elevation 922ft). After you experience the astounding views from the top of metropolis be sure to head over to -Little Italy- formally known as North Beach. Little Italy hosts a variety of Italian restaurants, jazz clubs, and more gelatos parlors than you could ever dream of, all in less than a square mile. North Beach is a quaint yet trendy area for an afternoon cappuccino or espresso after a long morning of shopping in Union Square.
Still not convinced you need a weekend away? Apart from food, shopping, and dancing San Francisco still has more to offer. The Golden Gate Bridge is one of the world’s most beautiful bridges. There are many ways to cross the bridge; some prefer a bike tour across into the island of Sausalito for lunch with a return on a ferry while others take it upon themselves to walk the 1.7 miles across. Either way, the Golden Gate Bridge is a must see on a ?If any of these getaway destinations sound appealing to you, or if you just need a break from the kids, your other half, or the craze of everyday life, perhaps a girlfriend getaway weekend might be something to take into consideration.