Traffic at Sarasota Bradenton International Airport is soaring, which means it’s easier than ever to escape Sarasota for a quick visit to cities all over the U.S. and beyond.

Here are some of our favorite places to fly to for a short, fun getaway.

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In Pittsburgh, Former Steel Town, You'll Find Great Food and a Thriving Arts Scene

The city boasts a lively arts scene, award-winning restaurants and 445 bridges that offer views of the city’s three mighty rivers.

05/23/2022 By Megan McDonald

Toronto Offers Big-City Bustle and World-Class People-Watching

An added bonus: The dollar exchange favors your USDs.

05/23/2022 By Kim Doleatto

Nashville Is So Much More Than Bachelorette Parties and Country Music

With plenty of excellent food, interesting museums and cultural landmarks, it’s got more than enough to keep you occupied.

05/23/2022 By Samantha Lane

In Denver, Enjoy Nature, Art and History

Sitting at the base of the gorgeous Rocky Mountains, the city boasts 300 days of sunshine and an astounding mountain-scape background

05/23/2022 By Chloé Cuyler

Chicago Is Home to Captivating Museums, Architecture and Theaters

And, if you’re a baseball fan, a pilgrimage to Wrigley Field is a must.

05/23/2022 By Kay Kipling

Enjoy the Biltmore, Breweries and the Spectacular Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville

Asheville is an artsy mountain town known for its historic architecture, craft beer and scenic landscapes.

05/23/2022 By Allison Forsyth

These Are All the Nonstop Destinations from SRQ

Where can you go with a direct flight from Sarasota Bradenton International Airport? Anywhere on this list.