Allied Destinations April 27, 2021

Top Summer Destinations for Allied Travelers

It’s that time of year again when the sun is shining brightly and temperatures are rising! Summer is right around the corner and as an allied traveler, your next assignment awaits. There is a plethora of choices for your summer destination, so where do you even start? Look no further—we’ve taken the most in-demand locations from around the country and compiled a list for inspiration. Read on to explore these hotspots and start packing your bags!


Living in the Sunshine State during the summer is a winning situation! Combined with the heavy demand it boasts for multiple allied travel disciplines, Florida has a variety of different locales to fit any traveler’s lifestyle needs. Whether you are looking to spend your summer immersed in the vibrant nightlife of Miami, boating in Fort Lauderdale, or cozying up on the beach in Sarasota, Florida has everything you need for the summer of your dreams.

High-Demand Florida Hotspots:

  • Miami
  • Orlando
  • Tampa
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • Sarasota

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The west coast vastness of California offers ample assignment destinations with high demand for allied travelers, from Baja to the bay area and beyond. If coastal city life is on your radar, you can choose from destinations throughout California’s iconic metropolises in San Diego, Los Angeles, and San Francisco—each bringing its own unique vibe to your new summer home. If a smaller town is more your speed, California also features openings in coastal suburbs and inland oases across the state. With access to beautiful beaches, enormous national parks, and (of course) wine country, California has all of the ingredients for a golden summer.

High-Demand California Hotspots:

  • San Francisco
  • San Diego
  • Santa Monica
  • Oakland
  • Palo Alto

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You know what they say—everything is bigger in Texas—and that includes the opportunities for allied travelers! From Houston and Dallas to Austin and San Antonio, Texas has a city for every taste and personality. With access to robust music scenes, delicious southern cuisine, and too many sports teams to count, you’d be hard-pressed to have a boring summer in the Lone Star State. Did we mention that Texas has sprawling national parks to explore and a massive coastline on the Gulf of Mexico? Yes, please!

High-Demand Texas Hotspots:

  • Austin
  • Houston
  • Dallas
  • San Antonio
  • Corpus Christi

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New York

Whether you have your sights set on the city that never sleeps, the quiet northeastern feel of upstate, or the waves of the Atlantic coast, New York is buzzing with contract opportunities for the summer. The majesty of New York City speaks for itself but the state’s capital, Albany, adds its own summertime splendor, just a short ride away from the iconic racetracks of Saratoga. For nature enthusiasts, Ithaca is just further upstate—smack dab in the Finger Lakes Region and perfect for outdoor excursions. In short, New York has more than meets the eye. 

High-Demand New York Hotspots:

  • New York
  • Brooklyn
  • Albany
  • Ithaca
  • Syracuse

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Washington is calling all allied travelers! Tucked away in the stunning Pacific Northwest, this picturesque slice of the west coast often flies under the radar as a summer destination. Washington’s most renowned attraction is its largest city, Seattle, a thriving hub for the arts and one of the country’s most beautiful coastal metropolises. Outside the city, Washington marvels with its breathtaking national parks, mountains, and evergreen coastline up to the Canadian border—perfect for travelers with a nose for the outdoors!  

High-Demand Washington Hotspots:

  • Seattle
  • Vancouver
  • Everett
  • Yakima
  • Spokane

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Hopefully, this list helped to guide you on your way to finding the perfect summer assignment. These locations are an effective way to gauge where the most openings are—but remember, you have the whole country to choose from!

Feeling inspired to explore one or more of these summer hotspots? Check out our current nationwide job openings to learn more!

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