Vacation Destinations for the Sports Fan


For the sports fan a vacation is a little different. You may not be as worried about outdoor scenery or which city has the best tours and attractions. A dream vacation for a sports fan would include plenty of sports related attractions. The only museums you’re interested in have to do with your favorite sport and rather than trails and trolley tours you want to visit the homes of your sports heros. Here is a list of all the best destinations for you, the sports fan. Visit one of these spots and you’ll have the time of your life and educate yourself on things that really matter, like what kind of shoes your favorite baseball always wore!

For the baseball fan a great place to visit is Florida. Florida is home to many teams spring training fields as well as many iconic sports attractions such as George Steinbrenner Field. Going to Florida during the spring season will allow you to enjoy the weather before the 100+ days begin and you can usually find great deals on hotels around this time as long as you avoid the spring break weeks.  If you visit the Daytona area you’ll have a chance to visit the site of the Daytona 500, which also happens to be close by one of the most famous beaches in the country. No matter what time of year you visit Florida you’ll be able to catch some type of sports game as Florida has a team in nearly every major sport, including hockey!

New York is another great place for a sports fan to visit. Besides being home to some of the most famous sports teams in history, the New York Yankees, New York Knicks, and more you’ll also be sure to have a great time should you decide to do one or more non-sports related activities. You’ll be surrounded by sports bars and enthusiastic fans no matter where you go or which sports you love to follow. Staying in New York can be expensive, especially if you want to stay in the city, so check out the RIU Hotels Page at Groupon to find codes to save you some money.

For the true baseball fan who loves the most more than the MLB a great place to visit is Tennessee. Here you will find Farm Leagues and Minor League teams galore. These types of games can be so much fun because the fans really just love the sport and the teams as well. No one is making big bucks at these games but are simply playing for the love of the game. In between games if you want to find something else fun to do you can find so many family friendly activities in Tennessee and all without driving long distances. Check out Groupon and do a search in the local section for a town in Tennessee and you’ll find plenty of attractions and great deals to go along with them!

Check out all of these places before you plan your next vacation. If it’s a family vacation you’re planning all of these destinations offer a little of something for everyone ensuring that all will have an enjoyable time! Sports fans… Start your booking!!!