Without a doubt, the USA is one of the most visited countries and many are dreaming of traveling to this great country also nicknamed The Stars and Stripes land. But do you know the top 10 destinations in the United States? Have you got any plans of visiting them?
Here they are as ranked by Trip Advisor travelers:
1New York City
Also known as The Big Apple, this is USA’s most developed and populous city. New York City is regarded as the center for media, culture, food, fashion, art, research, finance, and trade. The city’s well-interconnected transport system makes it easier to move around. The major landmarks include the iconic Statue of Liberty, The Wall Street, One World Trade Centre, and so many other attractions.
Its nickname is The Windy City. It is found in Illinois and it is the third-largest city in the US in terms of population size. Chicago is a huge lively city that is well known for house music, blues, jazz, comedy, shopping, dining, architecture, and fine cultural attractions. It is possible to get in from any part of the world. Major attractions include museums, architecture, Afro-American history and the pristine beaches.
The nickname for Charleston is River City because it is located at the confluence of three rivers; the Broad, Saluda, and Congaree. It is an Atlantic seaport city in the state of South Carolina and also a popular destination for domestic and international tourists. There are many historic attractions and places of worship around the city.
Dubbed the Entertainment Capital of the World, Las Vegas is situated in the Mojave Desert of Southern Nevada. There are many mega-hotel/casino complexes decorated with lavish care and attention to detail which creates a fantasy-like environment. The casinos often have names and themes that evoke romance, mystery, and exotic destinations.
Seattle is nicknamed The Emerald City. The city is a damp green gem, with an abundance of evergreen trees throughout, and spectacular views of the Cascade mountains to the east and the Olympic mountains to the west. It is regarded as the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest.
The Golden City is well-known for its liberal community, hilly terrain, Victorian architecture, scenic beauty, summer fog, and great ethnic and cultural diversity. Famous for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge, the city also boasts of nice beaches, museums, and outdoor parks.
This is the capital of the USA and the seat of its three branches of government, as well as the federal district of the U.S. Major landmarks, include Capitol, Washington Monument, White House, and Lincoln Memorial. They are all famous around the world as icons of the wealthiest and most powerful nation.
In The Crescent City, you’ll find the roots of jazz and a blossoming culture that has been long described as being unlike anything else in the US. It has a rich mix of French, Creole, Caribbean, African American, Irish, Haitian, German, and Vietnamese, all creating a multi-diverse environment that can be described as something greater than the sum of its parts.
This is a resort city in Southern California. It hosts many Hollywood movie stars and popular celebrities who flock there for its nearby vacation spots. The place is well-known for its mid-century modern architecture, natural beauty, and the natural sparkling pools. It also offers a unique blend of outdoor activities like hiking and casual relaxation.
Known as America’s Finest, San Diego a pleasant coastal city right on the Pacific Ocean in California. It hosts many universities and a nice coastline that has lots of nice beaches. It’s also well-known for its ideal climate, bio and communications technologies, long history, nightlife, outdoor culture and ethnic diversity.
These popular U.S travel destinations aren’t the only places you should consider to visit. Many more exciting destinations are dotted across the country and are worth of your time and expenses to visit. In case you are well familiar with all of the above places, then more destinations await you like St. Louis, Boston, Miami, Honolulu, Portland, Orlando, Nashville, Los Angeles, etc.
Bear in mind that each destination is unique concerning what it has to offer you in terms of cultural or natural adventures, weather, and urban life. Make it your goal to discover these amazing places and you will never feel the same.