Planning on heading to the United States? Great news! This could prove to be the trip of a lifetime. America offers a lot to pretty much anyone who steps foot within its borders. It’s an impressive country with 50 astounding states to choose from.
Whether you’re planning on a weekend city break or want to travel the US extensively for the course of a couple of months, you’re going to find yourself having to plan carefully in order to curate a trip that is fun, safe and allows you to see and experience all of the items on your bucket list. So, where can you get started? Here are a few pieces of guidance that will help you to plan the perfect US trip to meet your needs and preferences!
Want to enjoy a city break? The USA is the place to be. The US hosts some major world cities, giving you plenty of scope to choose from. You can head to New York, the city that never sleeps, as well as the most visited city in the US.
Here, you can enjoy a wealth of major museums, delicious delis and eateries, towering skyscrapers and outstanding observation decks. Why not consider Chicago? Heading to Illinois allows you to enjoy the world renowned Chicago pizza, visit the stand out art institute and more. Consider San Francisco for the Golden Gate Bridge and a day trip to Alcatraz Island.
Of course, not everyone wants to leave their hectic schedule for another busy, hectic environment. If you’re looking for some rest and relaxation, why not take a break in the suburbs? Browse the safest cities to travel to in America and choose somewhere that looks tranquil and relaxing.
Whether you want to spend your days walking nature trails with beautiful scenery, birdwatching, heading out fishing, catching up with your travel partner in quaint local cafes or simply kicking back and relaxing in some cozy, secluded accommodation, the suburbs of the US should meet your needs.
The US is home to some of the greatest national parks in the world. Yellowstone Park offers a wilderness recreation area packed with buffalo, bears and wolves, as well as plenty of geothermal activity to witness in the form of geysers. Zion is home to Zion Canyon and its steep, stunning red cliffs.
Follow the river to the Emerald Pools, which have waterfalls and a unique hanging garden. Yosemite is best known for its huge waterfalls. Just make sure to pack accordingly, wear some good hiking boots and to follow each parks’ strict rules and recommendations regarding safety.
Want a beachy holiday with sand and sun loungers? This offers the perfect summer getaway. The beaches along the pan handle of Florida offer soft, white sand. Consider Destin, Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel, and Captiva. Want a more tropical feel? Head to Hawaii, where you can experience island life.
Of course, there are various other types of break that you can take in the US, but each of the options outlined above should help to jumpstart your imagination and get your trip started in the right direction!
KT is a digital nomad who quit her job, bought a ticket somewhere, got a tan, fell in love with mother nature and she would never return to the normal life that society dictates. You can also connect with her on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram: @pinaynomad