Ever dreamed of taking an epic road trip across America? Well now is the time to make that dream a reality. Pack your bags, hop in the car with your favorite road trip playlist ready to go, and get set for an adventure you’ll never forget. The USA has some of the most stunning and diverse scenery in the world, from the bright lights of New York City to the natural wonders of the Grand Canyon and everything in between.
The Bright Lights of New York City
New York City is like no place else. The energy, culture, food, entertainment – it has it all. If you’re visiting the Big Apple for the first time, here are some must-sees:
The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are two of the most iconic symbols of America. Take a ferry ride to both and learn about the history of immigration in NYC.
Central Park is an urban oasis with paths to walk and bike, lakes to boat on, lawns to picnic on, and events galore. Check the schedule to catch a concert or play.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Guggenheim are world-class museums housing amazing art collections from ancient to modern. You could spend days exploring all they have to offer.
The food! From gourmet restaurants to food trucks to delis, your taste buds will be in overdrive. Bagels, pizza, cheesecake, cronuts, the options are endless. Ask locals for recommendations and you won’t go wrong.
The City That Never Sleeps earned its nickname honestly. There’s entertainment and nightlife for every taste open late into the night…or morning! Bars, clubs, jazz venues, comedy clubs – the fun goes on and on.
New York, New York! There’s no city quite like it. Larger than life, quintessentially American, and dazzling in every sense. A visit to the Big Apple is sure to create memories that will last a lifetime. What are you waiting for? The bright lights are calling your name!
Magical Disney World in Florida
One of the top places every American should visit at least once is magical Disney World in Florida. This mega theme park resort has something for everyone in the family.
The Magic Kingdom
The Magic Kingdom is Disney World’s most popular theme park, with Cinderella’s Castle as its centerpiece. Here you’ll find beloved Disney characters and catch parades down Main Street U.S.A. Thrill rides like Space Mountain and Seven Dwarfs Mine Train are must-dos, as well as the fireworks spectacular at night.
Epcot is split into Future World with rides like Soarin’ that simulate hang gliding, and World Showcase where you can eat and drink your way around 11 countries. Don’t miss the nightly fireworks show with lasers and fountains.
Take a walk down Hollywood Boulevard and experience shows like Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular. Brave the Tower of Terror drop ride and Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith. The nighttime Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular fireworks is a sight to behold.
Disney’s largest theme park is dedicated to nature, animals and adventure. Pandora – The World of Avatar transports you to an alien world with floating mountains and bioluminescent rainforests. Expedition Everest is a thrilling rollercoaster ride through the Himalayas. See Festival of the Lion King and Rivers of Light nighttime show.
With four theme parks, two water parks, over 25 resort hotels, shopping and dining, you could spend weeks exploring all the magic Disney World has to offer. No wonder they call it the happiest place on earth! Save up your money and time off work – this dream family vacation destination should be at the top of your bucket list.