From the presence of big cities to beachfront, the United States comprises different destinations which makes it for a traveler to decide on which to visit. Before a place could be tagged as a top site attraction for people to see, some other things have to be considered. Such as accommodation, attractions, and feeding options. The United States might have various places you want to see, but here are some of the places you won’t want to miss. So start preparing yourself because this coming Christmas is going to be amazing. Here is a list of places we have prepared for you;
- Grand Canyon National Park
It is located in the southwestern United States, it is a place you must visit. Grand Canyon has been home to many visitors for so many decades. If you wish to experience the greatness of the United States, ensure you plan your trip to this place. It has the Colorado River across the Canyon, making it a place for white-water rifting. You can decide to extend your visit by hiking to the most visited spot which is the south rim of the Grand Canyon. No matter the spot you chose to spend your time here, you are sure to enjoy the sight of high rocks.
- New York Statue of Liberty
I’m sure we all have come across the Statue of Liberty in movies or videos. The statue was designed by a French sculptor, Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi. It was given as a gift to the United State by France and was erected in the year 1886. It stands at a total height of 93 meters (305ft) including the pedestal. Do you know that you can access the Statue right from the inside? Yes, you can, take the whole 354 steps to the crown of the statue where you can have a better view of the City of New York.
- Los Angeles Hollywood
Hollywood is packed with different landmarks and cultural icon center of attractions. It is the center for most of the rich movie festivals. Of so many things you can do there, you can decide to go see the name of stars on the walk of fame, take a look at the footprints of your favorite stars at the Chinese Theatre, and who knows, you might run into any of your stars there in Hollywood. Apart from the entertainment part of this place, you can visit stores to get yourself some nice dresses or sit down to dine with your loved ones.
- Las Vega Strip
Las Vegas is also known as Sin City is a city that houses many side attractions like casinos, hotels, bars, night clubs and so many more like that. The strip is known to house some of the largest hotels, resorts, and casinos in the world. The presence of hotels even makes it easy to tour around the whole strip. Go around the casino to gamble, make some money, and then retire to treat yourself to a nice meal in the hotel.
- San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge
It was once tagged the bridge that couldn’t be built. But today, it stands among the seven wonders of the modern world. It took four years for it to be built, and was opened in the year 1937. The whole bridge is held on by twin towers that are of 746 feet; they were once taller than any skyscraper in San Francisco.
- Yellowstone National Park
The first national park in America is a site for any lover of nature. Lovers of animals will also be pleased to visit the Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center, where they learn more about wildlife. Sitting on a dormant volcano, Yellowstone has hot springs and geysers than any other place on earth. Wildlife ranging from herds of buffalo, wolves, and grizzly bears. You can spend hours driving through the park and seeing the wonders that nature has to offer.
- Washington D.C
The country’s capital has a lot more to offer than you can think of. Some of the popular monuments include the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument where you get to tour around. Other place to visit are the National Arboretum or Rock Creek Park, Smithsonian museums, and District of Columbia’s green spaces. All those walking around can then be rewarded with a meal at any of the restaurants around.
- Miami Orlando
So many of us have seen Miami only in the movies, the best depiction is the large beaches with ladies in bikinis and all. This is what you get to enjoy when you visit the city of Miami. Housing is not a problem, as you can get places close to the beach for better viewing. Local restaurants are also there to serve you with their different varieties of dishes.
- San Diego Zoo
Lovers of animals should gather in here. The zoo is located in Balboa Park, San Diego, California. It has more than 3,500 animals of about 650 species and subspecies. The zoo was a pioneer in the idea of an open-air exhibition of animals. This was help recreate the natural habitats of the animals. The zoo provides a tour bus around the place and skyfari that give you access to the aerial view of the zoo.
- Honolulu, Hawaii
The dream place for most travelers. Honolulu provides the combination of the beach and urban environment, with fine weather all year round. Some of the beaches to visit are the Kailua’s Lanikai Beach and Waikiki Beach. Extend your visit to the Honolulu naval sight that has the Battleship Missouri Memorial and World War II Valor. Pack your bags, United States is the place to be.