The USA is the second most visited country in the world, after France. This beautiful big country has it all: a very diverse nature, wildlife & country sides, modern cities, historic landmarks and entertainment venues. This immense vast country is to big to see it in one time, most tourists come back again. The United States have a varied climate, from tropical rainforest on Hawaii, the tropical savannah of South Florida (Everglades) and subarctic tundra climate in Alaska. The northeastern United States have a humid continental climate.
The most visited cities in the USA are: Los Angeles L.A., San Francisco, Seattle, New orleans, Boston, Honolulu, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Miami, Orlando, St.Petersburg/Clearwater, Chicago, Detroit and Las Vegas.
There are a lot of resorts, B&B's, hotels, hostels and motels in he USA. Each city offers cheap budget hotels, for the tourists and backpackers that only need a cheap place to sleep, up to the most luxurious hotels for the traveller that wants every luxury you can think of. The rates differ from city to city, f.e. New York and Honolulu are more expensive than other cities. Check our site for the best hotels and prices. If you do not have a valid credit card, some hotels will demand a cash deposit instead. By far the most common form of lodging in the US and along many Interstates is the motel, reservations are unnecassary here. You will find more and more business hotels in America. They are more expensive than motels but offer amenities mostly associated with larger hotels. Some of those business hotels are: Marriott International's Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield Inn, Hilton's Hampton Inn and Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn's Holiday Inn Express, Starwood's Aloft and Four Points by Sheraton and Hyatt Place.
Popular destiantions: Denali National Park (Alaska), Grand Canyon (Arizona), Mesa Verde National Park (Colorado) , Mount Rushmore (South Dakota), Niagara Falls (New York), Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Tennesse), Yellowstone National Park (Wyoming) and Yosemite National Park (California).
The theme parks that are popular attractions are: Six Flags, Universal Studios, Busch Gardens, Aquatica, Discovery Cove, Walt Disney World (Florida), Disney California Adventure Park & Disneyland Park (California), Cypress Gardens, Seaworld, Adventure Island and Sesame Palace.
The National Parks are: Arches (UT), Big Bend (TX), Bryce Canyon (UT), Death Valley (CA), Dry Tortugas (FL), Everglades (FL), Grand Canyon (AZ), Grand Teton (WY), Great Smokey Mountains (TN), Joshua Tree (CA), Kings Canyon and Sequoia (CA), Mammoth Cave (KY), Mesa Verde (CO), Mt. Rainier (WA), Monument Valley (UT), Olympic (WA), Rocky Mountain (CO), Shenandoah (VA), Yellowstone (WY), Yosemite (CA) and Zion (UT).
The main holiday season, when almost all businesses are closed are: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas.