About Rest of USA
From golf to skiing from shopping to nightlife, the USA offers something for everyoneThe USA offers some of the most diverse holiday options the world over. There are the epic road trips to be enjoyed by car or motor bike, beautiful beaches, inspiring and vibrant cities, colourful carnivals and festivals and much much more.
There's so much on offer including the bright lights of Chicago, the ski slopes of Vermont, Alaskan Cruises or hot air balloon trips across the desert to name but a few.
The perfect trip is just waiting to be discovered and Designer Travel can help you put together a personalised itinerary tailor-made just for you.
Time difference: GMT -5 hours to -8 hours
Currency: US Dollar
The weather and climate varies widely across the USA.
Generally speaking, summers are humid and hot in the southern states, while in the southwest it is very dry and very hot.
Leisure & Activities
The largest state in the USA and the most sparsely populated, Alaska offers some of the most spectacular scenery on the planet. One of the best ways to experience the grandeur of Alaska is from the deck of one of the many cruise ships which sail through the icy waters just off the coastline. Many cruise companies also offer a combined cruise and land tour to really appreciate the stunning surrounds.
Situated on the Mississippi River in Louisiana, New Orleans is a vibrant city renowned for its 24 hour nightlife, fantastic music and delicious cuisine. One of the best times to visit is during the world famous Mardi Gras with its colourful and spectacular carnival featuring stunning costumes and street parties.
One of the largest cities in the USA, Chicago is world famous for its museums and spectacular architecture. It’s well worth a visit to Millennium Park, which is a popular gathering spot and well known for its art exhibits and free music concerts. For the family, there’s Shedd Aquarium, one of the biggest indoor aquariums in the world.