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San Francisco to Los Angeles: Where to stay along the way?

The Pacific Coast Highway is considered one of the most beautiful routes in all of America. Those people lucky enough to explore it are generally driving from San Francisco to Los Angeles. If done correctly, the route should take multiple days to complete – and this means making a number of overnight stops along the…

Your guide to Christmas in New York

When it comes to Christmas, there’s no place like home – that is unless you’ve got the chance to visit New York. The iconic city transforms during the festive season to offer all sorts of delights even a self-confessed Scrooge couldn’t resist. Of course, there shouldn’t be a problem getting hold of flights or accommodation…

California: Discover the Golden State

Situated on the west coast of the USA, California has got it all. Rugged mountains, sandy beaches, National Parks, exquisite views and loud, bustling cities; California is the ideal holiday location for travellers of all ages. Known as the Golden State, California borders Mexico and has a coastline approximately 900 miles long. With San Diego,…

Road-trip the North Eastern states of the USA

The Northeastern states of the USA are some of the most beautiful and interesting states in the whole country. Hiring a car and road tripping is a great way to see the area as many of the states are relatively small and close together, so you can see a lot without too much travelling. With…

Soak up the winter sun in the USA

Whilst some people enjoy the snowy weather and shorter days, many of us are keen to escape to a warmer climate in the winter months. With numerous locations to explore, the USA may be the ideal place to enjoy a winter holiday. Perhaps most popular with winter sun-seekers is Florida. Miami, in particular, receives numerous…

Halloween adventures: The top US cities to visit

Autumn is a wonderful time of year. With stunning foliage in colours of red, orange and yellow, beautiful sunsets, brisk temperatures and the holiday of Halloween, there couldn’t be a better time to escape to the USA. Known worldwide for its brilliant Halloween celebrations, we’ve rounded up the top cities to visit for a spooktacular…

Chicago: my kind of town

Rat pack crooner Frank Sinatra is not the only person to promote the virtues of America’s “windy city” in song. The ultimate accolade probably came from architect Frank Lloyd Wright, who said: “Eventually, I think Chicago will be the most beautiful great city left in the world.” However, forget other people’s views. It’s time to…

Top 5 things to do in the Grand Canyon National Park

The Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona is a plethora of gorgeous colours and landscapes that is filled with a million and one things to do during your stay. From tours from the air to hikes and incredible things to see, there is something for every visitor in this vast and staggering place. Mather Point…

Why New York is perfect for an autumn break

New York is always worth a visit pretty much any time of the year, but in the autumn the city has a special kind of beauty. Slightly quieter after the summer tourists have gone, the Big Apple has something for everyone during the autumn months. Here are some of the reasons why you should be…

3 top national parks in the USA

If you’re visiting the USA, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to places to visit and things to do. Across the continent there are several stunning national parks where you can visit to hike, swim, stay and explore, opening your mind to some of the most incredible sights and sounds you’ll ever experience….