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United States Travel

USA Travel Itineraries & Tips

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The Best USA Itineraries & Guides

Dog-friendly road trips, camping recommendations, city travel, and more! We have many tips and recommendations for you below if you're planning a trip to the U.S. 

The United States has so much to offer, from bustling cities to breathtaking mountain ranges. There's so much to see here, and we want to share our travel findings with you, so you too can enjoy what this country has to offer! Take a look at the best places to visit in USA for couples and get planning your own trip!

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Weather in the US

Northwestern US

Cool, wet winters | Warm, dry summers

Southwestern US

Short, wet winters | Hot, dry summers

Midwestern US

Cold, snowy winters | Hot, dry summers

Southeastern US

Mild winters | Long, hot summers

Northeast US

Cold, snowy winters | Warm, humid summers

Packing for the US

There are a few packing essentials you'll want no matter where you're visiting in the US. Stay prepared so you can make the most of your trip!

 

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Major US Holidays
MLK Day: 3rd Monday of January
Valentine's Day: February 14th
President's Day: 3rd Monday of February
St. Patrick's Day: March 17th
Easter: March or April
Mother's Day: 2nd Sunday of May
Memorial Day: 3rd Monday of May
Juneteenth: June 19th
Father's Day: 3rd Sunday of June
 
Independence Day: July 4th
 
Labor Day: 1st Monday of September
Halloween: October 31st
Veterans Day: November 11th
Thanksgiving: 4th Thursday of November
Christmas: December 25th
New Year's Eve: December 31st

US National Parks

One of the best parts of the US is the national parks. Along with vibrant, incredible cities, the US boasts breathtaking nature escapes. Browse our national parks travel guides below and plan your own adventure trip of a lifetime!

Entrance Fees: varies from $0 to $35 per vehicle, generally good for 7 days

"America the Beautiful" Pass: $80 annual entrance pass to all the US national parks and hundreds of other national sites 

Transportation: A car is recommended when visiting the US national parks. Some more popular parks, like Yellowstone, have shuttles, but to make the most of your adventure, a car is helpful.

Activities: The most popular activities in the national parks are hiking, wildlife viewing and photography, and scenic driving. Some parks offer more adventurous activities like white water rafting, horseback riding, or mountaineering.

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Our National Park Guides

Best US Cities to Visit

Ready for a crazy fun city adventure? The US has no shortage of incredible cities to visit.

 

From favorites like NYC and Chicago to underrated places like Charleston and Park City, explore the best cities to visit in the US!

Take a look at some of our ultimate city travel guides and plan your own US city getaway:

Best Coffee Shops in the US

One of our favorite parts of exploring a new city is finding the best coffee shops! If you're a fellow coffee or tea lover, take a look at some of our top coffee shop recommendations below.

You can't go wrong with taking a break, grabbing a pick-me-up drink, finding a quick bite to eat, or getting some work done while traveling at a cozy coffee shop! Check out the best coffee shops in Salt Lake City, Charleston, and Alexandria, Virginia.

US Theme Park Guides

The United States has some incredibly fun theme parks to visit. From Disney World on the east coast to Universal Studios on the west coast, and many places in between, these theme parks are all great for thrill seekers. Plan a trip to one and make the most of your time with my US theme park guides.

US Travel Inspiration

Adventure Vacations for Couples in USA

While the world offers a vast array of incredible, breathtaking places, you might be surprised by how amazing the US can be. From vibrant, bustling cities to awe-inspiring natural wonders, the US is so diverse. Take a look at some of the best vacation spots in the US for couples.

 

Not sure where you want to go? Browse below for US travel inspiration. From the best US city trips to national park guides for nature lovers, check out some of the best places to visit in the United States!

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Hi, I'm Georgina!

Finding new adventures and sharing them with others is my passion. There's so much to explore on this planet we call home. Join me, and often my partner, on new adventures and see for yourself what wild and amazing things are out there! From city trips to national parks, I've got you covered with all things adventure travel.

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