Travel, as we know, is changing due to the ongoing pandemic and spread of COVID-19. Travel plans and vacations have drastically altered and have many of us reconsidering our next destinations. The E.U. and even some states are implementing more robust policies when it comes to leisure travel. With these changes taking place rapidly, it is time to consider alternatives to far fetched destinations and instead recludes to regional havens in small towns and cool cities in the Midwest.