Boston, MA- ER. In case you didn’t know, Boston is a massive sports town- don’t worry though, the fans will tell you themselves where their allegiance lies in case you forget. Watching a professional sports game in Boston is an experience like no other. Throw on your baseball cap and catch a game at Fenway Park. Also, be sure not to miss out on Boston’s world class museums, theaters and unique landmarks.
Salt Lake City,UT -Med-Surg. Salt Lake City is great for winter activities. This northern part of Utah offers great hiking and and fishing. But if you’re considering SLC in the winter time, you probably already know why: the slopes! Salt lake city is renowned for having the best snowboarding and skiing in the country! Anyone on a travel nursing assignment in Utah should make the trip to Salt lake to check it out for themselves.
Austin, TX- ICU. Austin is the capital of Texas, but is better known as The “Live Music Capital of the World.” Live music has been offered to audiences for over 33 years at Austin City Limits Music Festival. Home of one of the largest universities in the country, The University of Texas at Austin is just one of the many universities located in Austin. For entertainment, Austin is popular for its nightlife. Plus, the weather is very mild when compared to other parts of the state!
Virgin Islands- ICU. There really isn’t any better place to take a travel nursing assignment than the Virgin Islands: you get all the luxuries that come with modern living along as the laid-back atmosphere that accompanies island life. 13 weeks is more than ample time to explore the charming enigma that is the Virgin Islands. Oh, and the pay is great too!
Oakland, CA-OR. Oakland is a city with something for everyone. Often overlooked by its more famous neighbor San Francisco and Berkley, Oakland is a treasure to those that know the area well! With some of the best art and food in the bay area and a fantastic music scene, Oakland provides many fun things to do. Moreover, the city is home to more than a few upcoming artists, which means there is an endless amount art shows and exhibits to sample and explore!
Las Vegas, NV- ICU. Vegas is the perfect city for the travel nurse looking for the adventure of a lifetime. Lets get the obvious things out of the way: the city is home to the most cutting edge nightclubs, restaurants, and entertainment facilities in the country. But you already knew that, did you? What you might not realize is that the massive tourism industry that runs the city also ensures that there is plenty of work travel nurses- hospitals are constantly understaffed. Roll the dice and half blast while living in a city most dream of just visiting.
Seattle, WA- ER. Seattle is beautiful city that caters to the five senses! Whether you prefer kayaking and hiking, or cozying up with your favorite book in a café followed by a delicious lunch, an afternoon out in Seattle is bound to be a good time. But that’s only half the day! Don’t forget the excellent nightlife that Seattle provides- a bustling music scene, (check out this weeks shows), upscale clubs, and cool lounges are sure to satisfy any particular mood come Friday night!
New Orleans, LA- ER. Jazz things up in the city of New Orleans. It’s no surprise that our travelers are heading to the city of soul, Mardi Gras and fat Tuesday are just a few weeks out! Known for its unrivaled cuisine, music, and architecture New Orleans if often referred to as the “most unique” city in America. Feel like you are in France by visiting the famous Bourbon Street or the elusive French Quarter. One of the oldest cities in the United States, the birthplace of jazz and a multicultural mecca, this unique city is an opportunity you don’t want to pass up.
Salt Lake City, UT- ICU Salt Lake City is great for winter activities. This northern part of Utah offers great hiking and and fishing. But if you’re considering SLC in the winter time, you probably already know why: the slopes! Salt lake city is renowned for having the best snowboarding and skiing in the country! Anyone on a travel nursing assignment in Utah should make the trip to Salt lake to check it out for themselves.
Miami, FL-CVICU. Summers here and Miami is the place to be. Famous for basically everything fun, Miami is a blast for the travel nurse seeking excitement and late nights out! Miami’s nightlife is second to none, and the fun doesn’t stop at the sand here! Check out the beachside bars that can’t be found anywhere else! The strip is certainly a scene, but don’t neglect some of the city’s lesser-known secrets: grab some of the best Cuban food in town Next to Mary’s Laundry, 2542 SW 27th Ave!
Charlotte, NC- ICU. While you’re in Charlotte you will have the opportunity to reveal in the old feel of the south that is certain sure to charm. Not just a relic though, Charlotte has many modern attractions as dwell: the cuisine found throughout the city is nationally renowned as being progressive and delicious, and the city has a nightlife that is young, fun and unlike anywhere else! Our travel nurses have only had very positive things to say about their experiences in Charlotte!
Phoenix, AZ- Med Surg. Phoenix is the capital of Arizona and a city that is a great place to enjoy with friends and family. On your travel nurse assignments in Phoenix, you can enjoy going to amusement parks, sporting events and even botanical gardens. Phoenix is a great place for friends and family to come and visit you, as there are so many fun things to do in the city. Here we will highlight some of the destinations we feel our travel nurses will enjoy the most. While there re many things to do in the city, phoenix might be best known for is vibrant Nightlife - the city definitely knows how to have a good time when the sun sets. With some of the best bars and nightclubs in all of Arizona, Phoenix will surely show you a good time.
Atlanta, Georgia- OR. Atlanta is a city that continues to surprise those who visit. Often overlooked as a destination, Atlanta provides a wealth of activities that are unique to the locale.The food is absolutely phenomenal, the nightlife is some of the best in the south, plus, it’s home to the atlanta falcons! Be sure to check out the famous botanical garden.
Bakersfield, CA- ICU. To the benefit of all that visit, Bakersfield mangoes to keep its small town-charm despite being one of the ten largest cities in California! It is home to Cal State Bakersfield and Point Loma Nazarene University, which means that there is no shortage of things too do! Whether it is a student art show or an awareness or music Event, Bakersfield can deliver a good time! Also, you are in the heartland of California, which means there is plenty of good eats to be had during your travel nursing assignment!
Austin, Texas-ICU. Austin is a favorite destination for many travel nurses. A city that exceeded expectations and its always provides a unique experience, Austin is located in the heart of Texas. The city all of the charm of the southwest has to offer while also cultivating a rich cultural and artistic community that promotes individual expression and voice. For the foodie, cocktail enthusiast, or music lover, Austin is sure to please. PS. Did someone say BBQ?
San Diego, CA- ICU. San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the nation, and satisfies any lifestyle with sights like the family-friendly SeaWorld, numerous academic colleges and universities, diverse Balboa Park and peaceful suburban sprawls. It’s also our hometown! We know from experience that January in San Diego is absolutely amazing: with cool tempters and generally sunny skies- you will barely believe its the dead of winter. A travel nursing assignment in San Diego is sure to be a great experience for any travel nurse!
Santa Fe, NM- ER. Santa Fe is a city of opportunity. It has excellent hiking throughout the year, and during special winters, you can even get pristine ski and snowboarding conditions! Santa Fe is home to several world-class museums an theaters as well as delicious Restaurant scene. Its close proximity to Texas and Mexico has blessed Santa Fe with a unique blend of Tex-Mex and traditional Mexican cuisine. Delicious! Don’t miss out on this unique travel nursing job opportunity in Santa Fe!
Orlando, FL- ICU. Orlando is best known for such tourist attractions as Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort and SeaWorld Orlando, where you’re free to feel like a kid again. The whole family is guaranteed a good time visiting places like the Magic Kingdom, Disney-MGM Studios and Downtown Disney. However the city isn’t just fun for children, its also a great destination for big kids as well! With a s a rapidly developing downtown area containing a vibrant nightlife and expansive restaurant scene, Orlando has more than a few attractions to keep your travel nurse assignment fun and unique.
Boise, ID- ICU. Boise is the winter vacation home to many of hollywood’s biggest stars. The skiing is excellent, the views untarnished, and the air just feels good. Travel nurses who have been to Boise often comment on how much they love the small-town feel without losing access to the luxuries of larger cities. Boise is the perfect assignment for the travel nurse looking to get of the beaten path.
Miami, FL- L&D. Miami is one of the most popular and exciting travel nursing destinations in the United States. Great for nurses escaping the snow, Miami has beautiful weather year-round; but you knew that already didn’t you? Miami also is home delicious and varied cuisine: cuban and haitian food can be found nearly everywhere, as can delicious sea food and local delicacies. The nightlife found in the city rivals the biggest cities in the country and has a flavor unlike anywhere else. For those looking to relax, the beaches are an obvious choice.
San Francisco, CA- ER. There’s just something awesome about San Francisco in the wintertime. The city is busting with excitement, and the weather can be absolutely stunning (it will be chilly though). The city is big enough that the dedicated travel nurse can get into just about anything they desire, but some of our favorite things to do is sample all of the delicious restaurants that can be found throughout the city. Whether you’re craving authentic dim sum or cutting edge fusion foods, SF is sure to please. Theres more to do than simply eat though: nightclubs, sports events, and wine country are also within your grasp; not to mention the amazing arts and music scene to boot.
Denver, Colorado- ER. The beauty of Colorado in winter is unparalleled ! A travel nursing assignment in Denver is an opportunity for you to obtain great experience in top of the line facilities at work, while enjoying the outdoor activities that Denver is renowned for on your days off! Whether you prefer a day on the slopes or a relaxing afternoon next to the fireplace, Denver has got you covered! As an added bonus, Denver consistently ranks as one of the healthiest/fittest cities in the United States.
Temecula, CA- Telemetry. Temecula is one of the fastest growing cities in California. It’s perfect for travel nurses who want to get outdoors: lake skinner offers a myriad of water activities and there are plenty of hiking and camping sites to boot! Each year the Temecula valley balloon and wine festival takes place which is a great way to spend the day!
Phoenix, Arizona- ICU. Phoenix is the diamond in the rough! A modern city that offers all the conveniences of any metropolis, Phoenix also maintains its unique disposition and qualities that make it so special. The desert can seem a lonely place, but locals will tell you that a trip out on the plains can be a path to self-discovery; it also can serve as a great way to get out of the hectic pace that can sometimes accompany a travel nursing job! An extended stay in Phoenix is sure to reveal while those who call it home would rather be nowhere else!
Boston, Massachusetts- ER. Boston is an excellent town for the travel nurse who is looking for a good time! The city has the largest population of college students in the nation, meaning there is something to do every night of week! Boston has all of your watering hole preferences covered: if you want to find a quiet speakeasy style bar to enjoy some cocktails, they have it; or would you prefer a wild night at a club downtown- got that too; Jazz clubs…. Yep they got those as well. Also, Though we can’t be sure, we’ve heard that the city might have a thing for sports as well…. Maybe.
Bangor, Maine- ICU. Bangor where? It wouldn’t be a fault against you if one was not familiar with the city of Bangor. Bangor is the third most-populous city in Maine.. It is the largest market town, distribution center, transportation hub, and media center in a five-county area whose population tops 330,000 and which includes Penobscot, Piscataquis, Hancock, Aroostook, and Washington counties. Bangor was incorporated in 1834, which means that beautiful 19th century architecture populates much of the city. Ultimately though, nurses travel to Bangor for the people, and the environment. Just outside Bangor’s city limits lies an expansive wilderness loaded hiking and biking trails. Travel nurses looking for something a little different for their next assignment should not overlook Bangor, Maine!
Redding, California- Med Surg. Located north of Sacramento, Redding is in the heart of Northern California; With a grand total of 250 beautiful days a year, the “Second Sunniest City in the U.S.” is nestled in the scenic heart of Northern California, amid rich culture and heritage, boundless recreation, and magnificent landscapes. One of our travel nurses indicated that some of Redding’s highlights include the “very pretty scenery, laid back life, beautiful 360 view of mountains, and fun outdoor activities!”
Lebanon, New Hampshire- Med Surg. Nurses who have taken a travel nursing job at Dartmouth–Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon have absolutely loved their time there. DHMC, New Hampshire’s only academic medical center is headquartered on a 225-acre campus in the heart of the Upper Connecticut River Valley, in Lebanon, New Hampshire. The environment is beautiful, the people are friendly; plus, Lebanon village is a cultural hub: with attractions such as the Lebanon Opera House (in City Hall), the AVA Gallery, seasonal Farmers’ Market and summer concerts on the green!
Austin, Texas-ICU. Austin is a favorite destination for many travel nurses. A city that exceeded expectations and its always provides a unique experience, Austin is located in the heart of Texas.Austin all of the charm of the southwest has to offer while also cultivating a rich cultural and artistic community that promotes individual expression and voice. For the foodie, cocktail enthusiast, or music lover, Austin is sure to please. PS. Did someone say BBQ?
Santa Fe, New Mexico- ER. Santa Fe is a city that welcomes visitors who make their way into town. Santa Fe has excellent hiking throughout the year, and during special winters, you can even get excellent ski and snowboarding sessions in! Santa Fe is home to several world-class museums an theaters as well as delicious Restaurant scene. Its close proximity to Texas and Mexico has blessed Santa Fe with a unique blend of Tex-Mex and traditional Mexican cuisine. Delicious! Don’t miss out on this unique travel nursing job opportunity in Santa Fe!
Spring Hill, Florida- L&D. Spring hill is an ideally Florida community near the gulf coast of Mexico. Healthcare in Spring Hill is a growing service, with three accredited hospitals in the area! Spring hill is home to many beautiful parks and golf courses, which attracts many tourists and locals alike. A travel nursing assignment in Spring Hill is sure to provide an experience that is both unique and relaxing.
Charleston, South Carolina- ER. Charleston might be one of the best cities to go to on a traveling nursing assignment because of the state of the art medical facilities in the area, but we know that travel assignments are more than just about work! While you’re in Charleston you will have the opportunity to reveal in the old feel of the south that is certain sure to charm. Not just a relic though, Charleston has many modern attractions as dwell: the cuisine found throughout the city is nationally renowned as being progressive and delicious, while the city has a nightlife that is young, fun and unlike anywhere else! Our travel nurses have only had very positive things to say about their experiences in Charleston!