Whether you want to visit the glitzy Manhattan skyscrapers that thread New York’s skyline or Washington’s monument-studded National Mall, holidays in the USA are always a thrill. In San Francisco, take the rattly cable car to Fisherman’s Wharf to dine on fresh seafood with sourdough bread, or get into the hot Latino rhythm at Miami’s coral coast.
New York City; famed for the Empire State Building, Times Square and the Statue of Liberty. It’s the City that never sleeps. Yet just one and a half hours away, the popular seaside resort of The Hamptons is a welcome contrast from the bustling streets of The Big Apple.Read more about holidays to New York
Los Angeles; diverse, multi-cultural and iconic. Combine the glitz of Hollywood and the glamour of Beverly Hills with the beauty that is Santa Monica. Just minutes from the Hollywood hills is LA’s very own beachside city. With beautiful beaches and a world famous pier, Santa Monica has a unique style of its own.Read more about holidays to LA
Las Vegas; another city that never sleeps. With all night casinos, luxurious resorts, award winning restaurants, headliner shows and top clubs, Las Vegas can be as wild as you like. Yet just a few hours away is the tranquillity of the Grand Canyon, take a helicopter ride to the base for a champagne breakfast, a world away from Vegas.Read more about holidays to Las Vegas
San Francisco; the city by the bay. Iconic streets with trundling cable cars. San Francisco, is a small city, big on food, shopping and full of history. A stark contrast from this cosmopolitan city is Yosemite. Take a stunning drive through Napa Valley to Yosemite where you can hike the trails and explore the picturesque valleys and waterfalls.Read more about holidays to San Francisco
Boston; the “little big city”. Discover the charm of Boston. Follow the historic Freedom Trail, catch a ball game at Fenway Park or shop on Newbury Street. Within a 2 hr drive you’ll find Newport, a thriving waterfront town. Explore miles of unspoiled beaches, scenic trails, distinctive shops and renowned restaurants, a lovely contrast to the city of Boston.Read more about holidays to Boston
Miami Beach is home to glamorous South Beach, known for its white sand, trendy nightclubs and art deco buildings. But venture to Little Havana to see this vibrant City’s Cuban influence, where you can experience the sights, sounds and smells of classic Miami.
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Chicago promises an exciting blend of history, sightseeing and nightlife; famed for its bold architecture, museums, and deep-dish pizza, this city blends walks along the Navy Pier with stunning views from the 103rd floor of the Skydeck at the Willis Tower.Read more about holidays to Chicago
Holidays in Washington, D.C offer a real contrast from the politics and history the city is synonymous with, to the outstanding cuisine and beautiful parks and gardens. Discover the hidden gems that the US capital city has to offer; from the Lincoln memorial to Woodley park.
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San Diego boasts a diverse culture; cool and calm, with year-round temperatures and sandy beaches. This bustling metropolis is known for its beaches, parks and world-famous Zoo, as well as its art galleries, artists’ studios, museums and gardens. Holidays here offer pretty much everything.Read more about holidays to San Diego
Seattle, nicknamed “Emerald City”, is surrounded by water, mountains and evergreen forests, and encompasses thousands of acres of parkland. It’s an edgy city, home to Nirvana grunge, organic stores and desirable suburbs. Bursting with energy, hire a car and see what this City has to offer. It won’t disappoint.Read more about holidays to Seattle
It might be known as the capital of Silicon Valley, but San Jose is perfectly placed as a gateway to the stunning Californian Coastal landscape. Hire a car and visit the surf-friendly Santa Cruz, then head further down to Monterey Bay and simply take in that view.
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If a laidback lifestyle, attractions galore and the freedom of the open road sounds like your kind of holiday, head for the USA. America’s main highways are easy to navigate and cruising in your car is the best way to get around and explore. With a fly drive you can discover stunning coastal views from Los Angeles up to the vineyards near San Francisco or through the vast deserts to Las Vegas. Or escape to the beautiful beaches in Florida or the natural bays of New England when you hire a car from Boston. Explore the spectacular Rocky Mountain range with a fly-drive from Denver, Colorado.
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Join locals for live jazz and blues in earthy Chicago bars, with a cold beer in hand. The world’s best divas grace the stage of New York’s Metropolitan Opera: take a seat under the crystal chandeliers to watch them perform. Sports fans will love a high-octane American football game at the Dallas Cowboys Stadium.Or check out Denver’s fantastic foodie scene as you discover the ‘Mile High City’s’ renowned cultural highlights.
Florida's Orlando is the theme park capital of the world: the family will adore the magical show at Cinderella’s Castle at Walt Disney World. Whizz up the 605-foot-high Space Needle in Seattle to see snow-capped Mt. Rainier. In glitzy Los Angeles watch fire jugglers on Venice Beach or explore movie sets at Universal Studios Hollywood.
Soft, sandy beaches and bright blue waters combine with a sophisticated ambience and cultural vibe in the USA. Enjoy the best of both when you choose stylish beach cities like Miami, where buff, tanned bodies are as prevalent as palm trees. Or relax on the stunning California coastline, hanging out in Santa Monica – Los Angeles’ oldest beach resort.
If the mood strikes, whisk your partner off to a Las Vegas wedding chapel to say I do, Elvis suits optional. Inside the glass globe Mapparium in colonial Boston, whisper sweet nothings to your loved-one and hear them echo back even louder. Lovers can seek solitude and find the perfect palm-fringed beach while island hopping the tropical Florida Keys, scattered off the south coast.
Being such a vast country, America has a hugely varied landscape. Florida will appeal to everyone – it is the home of leisure. Fly to Orlando to sample the golfing delights of the Sunshine State. On the Pacific coast, California offers golfers temperate conditions and dramatic scenery, alongside world-famous courses.
The United States has many different ski resorts all with their own pulling power, from the East Coast peaks across to the majestic Rockies and along the West Coast. You’ll find big mountains, some of the best snow conditions in the world, and outstanding hotels – with that all-American service and a smile.
Explore one of California’s most thrilling cities… Los Angeles. See the Beverly Hills mansions of the movie stars and have your photograph taken by the famous Hollywood sign. Make magical family memories at Universal Studios Hollywood and Disneyland Resort. Or relax on the sun-drenched sands of Santa Monica Beach. Fly to Honolulu, Hawaii, from LA. Unwind on the stunning shores of Oahu’s Waikiki Beach, then experience its vibrant scene after dark. Or escape to Maui, with its unspoilt greenery and tumbling waterfalls.Customise your trip
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