HI USA's Free For Alls

HI USA's Free for All

We believe you don’t need a lot of money to experience the transformative power of travel. To prove it, we created the HI USA Free For All, which is a compilation of some the best free things to do in major cities across the U.S.They’re not the obvious, already-been-done-before type of things you can read about in any guidebook. They’re the hidden gems cherished by locals. A twist on the old favorites. And some of them might surprise you.



girls paddle boarding on Austin lake tulips in front of Boston statue


Los Angeles

Cloud gate at night Santa Monica Pier at night

New York


Busy Grand Central Station neon Portland Oregon Old Town sign

San Diego

San Francisco

Views of the ocean from Point Loma Traveler walking through alley with street art


Washington, DC

Seattle skyline with Aquarium and ferris wheel girl sitting at the Lincoln Memorial looking at the Washington Monument