The United States of America is home to over 323 million people and is the fourth largest country in the world. As a result, the USA offers a copious amount of locations and activities to see and do. From the desert to golden coastlines to lush green pastures. As well as the amazing scenery the USA also has an abundance of nature, this country truly has it all. Due to the fact that there is so much on offer, we have narrowed down the top 5 destinations for you. Obtain your ESTA travel visa and your good to go!
There were simply to many nice cities in California just to choose one! The golden state lays on the west coast and stretches from the Mexican border running along the Pacific. This huge state in itself offers everything you could want when traveling. The big cities of Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco offer quality nightlife, restaurants and scenery. Furthermore, with the fine weather plenty of outdoor activities are accessible too. Fishing, wind surfing, surfing, jet skis, hiking, the list could go on. Away from city life, you can head up the coast to locations such as Malibu, Santa Monica, Santa Barbara for a surf or to enjoy the stunning views. California is also home to some of the worlds best national parks. The Yosemite National park is perfect for any outdoors lover, with the mountains and lush Forrest there are plenty of hikes and trails to go on and explore around this beautiful park. Away from the sun, In the winter you can go skiing in Lake Tahoe, there isn’t much you can’t do in California.
Las Vegas, Nevada
The city of Las Vegas is a based in the heart of the Nevada desert and is known as the city that never sleeps. With 24 hour casinos, top restaurants, spa’s and entertainment complex’s, you will never be short of things to do in he city. As well as the casinos you have the best theatre shows and live music venues on your doorstep. There are also options away from the city if you want to escape the chaos. The Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam are only a helicopter ride or car journey away. This stunning area is a must see.
As one of the largest cities in the USA, Chicago which is situated on Lake Michigan, is home to some stunning architecture and huge skyscrapers. There are plenty of incredible buildings to wander around, as well as consuming the great food and nightlife also on offer. Being situated on a lake, you can take boat trips around the lake and head down to the pier for some shopping and to enjoy the views. This unique and stunning city is well worth putting ‘The Windy City’ on your itinerary.
This huge state is based in the South of the country and borders Mexico. Again, this beautiful place has so much to offer, you can head to Padre island where you will catch a glimpse of baby sea turtles hatching and heading in to the sea to start their lives. As well as the turtles you can also see coyotes and deer roaming the lands. Texas has a special blend of desert and lush greenery with many outdoor activities on offer all year round which is also helped by the quality weather. As well as the great outdoors, Huston is a city well worth visiting too. It is home to NASAs astronaut training centre which is available to have a look around. Furthermore, Huston has some beautiful architecture, great theatres and least of all the Huston Grand Opera.
Miami is based in south Florida on the east coast. This vibrant city has a strong Latin American influence which gives the city its vibrance and flamboyance. The stunning blue sea, great weather and white sand makes it a very popular destination for both international and domestic holidaymakers. South beach is the place to go in Miami. Home to fantastic bars, restaurants and vibrant nightlife. Miami is also a great location for anyone hoping to head to the Bahamas (only a 1 hour flight) or to venture around the rest of Florida, maybe head to the Florida Key’s to check out the alligators.
Once you visit the USA and get a taste of the culture and epic landscape, you will leave yearning for more and that is the great thing about this country, there is plenty on offer so every trip will be a new exciting adventure.