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Jun 5, 2024 11:00:00 AM

Book Your Summer Travel Healthcare Getaway

One of the major perks of healthcare travel is the ability to have the “best of both worlds”. When you travel as a healthcare professional, you have the liberty to choose your assignment destination and have a unique career opportunity to advance your professional skillset.

If you’re looking for a little getaway this summer, LRS Healthcare has travel destinations for every kind of traveler including nature lovers, go-getters, and beach bums. When you’re ready to escape your regular day-to-day, these summer travel spots are a few of the many “bucket list worthy” assignments available to our caregivers. 


Scenic Travel Healthcare Destinations for Nature Lovers

Whatever hobbies and adventures you seek in the great outdoors, these assignment locations have it all. Hiking, camping, waterfront trails, or watersports – you name it, Seattle and Burlington have it all along with unforgettable, scenic views.


Seattle, WA

Seattle, also known as Emerald City, received this nickname due to its vast lining of greenery woven throughout the city. It’s the perfect destination for those who love the great outdoors and are true adventuristsDiscovery Park is a must-see for those with kids. And if you’re seeking more intense hiking and camping opportunities, there are plenty of campgrounds in the surrounding areas. Otherwise, Bainbridge Island is just a short 35-minute ferry ride from Seattle. This island is full of museums, recreation, and local wineries and breweries.

Besides being known for its lush lands filled with greenery, Seattle is often referred to as the Coffee Capital of the nation. Grab a cup of joe and head to the Space Needle to catch a glimpse of the entire city and nearby mountains. If heights aren’t your go-to, Chihuly Garden and Glass offers a vibrant look into the career of Dale Chihuly and his ability to test the limits of the art of glass blowing.


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Burlington, VT

Experience the pinnacle of Northeast summer living in vibrant Burlington, Vermont! Immerse yourself in the classic small-town charm while indulging in an abundance of outdoor pursuits and wholesome family activities.


Make sure to explore Battery Park, situated on the shores of Lake Champlain in vibrant Burlington, Vermont, providing a serene blend of natural beauty and urban charm, perfect for a tranquil retreat. Then, immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of Burlington's Church Street Marketplace, a historic pedestrian thoroughfare teeming with shops, eateries, street performers, and cultural gems, offering an enticing fusion of distinct treasures, varied cuisines, and vibrant entertainment.


For healthcare professionals seeking a summer sanctuary, Burlington offers a haven of serenity and diverse encounters. Whether you crave adrenaline-pumping adventures or a tranquil retreat, Burlington ensures a fulfilling escape for visitors and residents alike!


Activity-Filled Travel Assignments for Go-Getters

Do you find yourself itching to explore and restless during your days off work? Cleveland and Louisville are anything but boring. Both cities are well known for their breathtaking views and are packed with activities.


Cleveland, OH

Transform your workdays into a brief escape in Cleveland, OH, offering a mix of adventure and natural beauty. Cleveland provides the perfect balance for those seeking adventure, downtown city life, and even the serene lake life.

Immerse yourself in the scenic landscapes and outdoor adventures that Cleveland has to offer. Explore the lush greenery of the Cleveland Metroparks or take a leisurely stroll along the shores of Lake Erie at Edgewater Park. For a dose of culture and history, visit the iconic Rock and Roll Hall of Fame or tour the historic homes in the charming neighborhoods of Ohio City and Tremont.

Cleveland offers plenty of dining and entertainment options. You can savor local favorites at West Side Market or East 4th Street, where you can try everything from gourmet cuisine to classic comfort food. Afterward, relax with a cocktail at one of the city's trendy bars or attend a live performance at Playhouse Square, the largest performing arts center outside of New York City.


Louisville, KY

Are you looking for an adventure with a touch of Southern charm? Louisville, KY, offers an enticing blend of history, culture, and culinary delights. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the scenic waterfront parks along the river, such as Waterfront Park or Big Four Bridge, where you can stroll, bike, or simply enjoy the picturesque views.

Louisville's rich past is full of attractions like the Kentucky Derby Museum, where you can learn about the iconic horse race that puts Louisville on the map every year. Visit to the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, where you can see how baseball bats are made and even take a swing yourself.

Explore the rich flavors of Southern comfort food at renowned eateries such as Hammerheads or Feast BBQ or treat yourself to farm-to-table cuisine at places like Harvest or Mayan Café. Whether you're seeking outdoor adventures, historical insights, or culinary delights, Louisville, KY, offers an unforgettable experience for every traveler.


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Sandy Travel Spots for Beach Bums

Ready to embark on a new travel adventure with LRS Healthcare this summer? We’ve got your back for all the sunny hot spots. Santa Monica and Miami are just two of the highly desired travel destinations by travel nurses and allied professionals and are perfect for those looking for some fun in the sun and memorable experiences.


Santa Monica, CA

Immerse yourself in the sunny city of Santa Monica! Whether you’re looking for a day of relaxation or exploration, the Santa Monica Pier has it all. Kick your feet up at Santa Monica Beach, enjoy a picnic at Palisades Park, take up some surfing lessons, or bike through the local favorite, Marvin Braude Beach Trail.

When you’ve had enough of the sun, head to Downtown Santa Monica to catch a comedy show, grab some local grub, check out the Farmers Market, or explore the local shopping scene. Bergamot Stations, a hub for creative arts, is also a popular tourist attraction. If you’re looking for a thrill or a trip down memory lane, Pacific Park has nostalgic amusement park rides, eats, and games for all ages.


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Miami, FL

One thing for “shore” is that there’s no lack of beaches in Miami, many of which are pet and family-friendly. Miami has a wide range of available outdoor activities. The city boasts everything from hiking, paddleboarding, and canoeing to nearby national parks such as Biscayne National Park and Everglades National Park.

For sports fanatics, Miami is home to the Miami Marlins, Panthers, Dolphins, and Heat. Live like a local and catch a game at a local sports bar or grab some tickets for an unforgettable experience! If you’re a fan of nightlife, Miami has something for everyone! Check out the best happy hour spots, rooftop bars, and nightclubs.


Choosing the right travel healthcare assignment can be daunting with so many options available. Remember, envisioning yourself in the city outside of work hours is as crucial as considering the job itself. Your personal preferences matter just as much as your professional ones, as this city will be your temporary home. Whether it's a solo journey or a group adventure, make your summer assignment unforgettable. Explore our job openings or quickly apply now to secure your spot.