7 MUST VISIT College Towns In The East

The best college towns have much more to offer than communities dominated by their university population.

They are attractive places to live or visit for a weekend stay or vacation.

Annapolis, Maryland

Home to the United States Naval Academy and St. John’s College,  it has a colonial charm with cobblestoned streets.

Boston, Massachusetts Vicinity

The Boston area is home to about 35 colleges and universities.  Notably Cambridge, Harvard University and MIT.

Burlington, Vermont

A vibrant small city with charming vibes on the eastern shoreline near Canada, and home to the University of Vermont.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

With its terrific weather, this is a picture-perfect college town thanks to the well-regarded University of North Carolina (UNC).

Charlottesville, Virginia

A beautiful college town destination for students, University of Virginia. Thomas Jefferson designed the campus near his Monticello home.

Ithaca, New York

Home to Ivy League Cornell University, this is a naturally beautiful area with scenic views, gorges, parks, and a walkable town.

State College, Pennsylvania

Home to Penn State University, it is surrounded by the Appalachian Mountains, forests, and rolling hills.

Click below

For the full list of the BEST 22 College Towns to visit, including things to do at each,

click below for More articles like

SWIPE UP FOR OTHER TRAVEL GUIDES AROUND THE WORLD

All 37 Amtrak Routes Across the US

Where Can You See The 2024 Total Solar Eclipse?

Best Cruise Ships Voted by Passengers

click below for More articles like

SWIPE UP FOR OTHER TRAVEL GUIDES AROUND THE WORLD

Amazing Drives in EVERY State

The 10 DEEPEST Lakes in the United States

BEST Family Vacation Spots in EACH State

click below for More articles like

SWIPE UP FOR OTHER TRAVEL GUIDES AROUND THE WORLD

Ocean Kayaking Adventures: A Guide for Beginners

11 U.S. Beach Camping Destinations Perfect for Your Getaway

Top Things To Do at Every National Park

click below for More articles like

Swipe up to see where we have been

BEST Places To See the Northern Lights in the U.S.

Best Cruise Ships Voted by Passengers

All 37 Amazing Amtrak Routes Across the US