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A-Z of USA – The Ultimate Bucket List of America

  • By Christian Armond
  • Published 08 December 2017
  • Revised 11 December 2017
A-Z of USA – The Ultimate Bucket List of America
  • By Christian Armond
  • Published 08 December 2017
  • Revised 11 December 2017
A-Z of USA – The Ultimate Bucket List of America
  • By Christian Armond
  • Published 08 December 2017
  • Revised 11 December 2017
There are so many things to experience in the USA, from the incredible National Parks, the rollercoasters and the dazzling cities, every holidaymaker is catered for. Tuck into the most delicious and gluttonous dishes, see the historical sites, party hard and relax in the serenity of the beach, every holiday holds a different adventure. See our list below for some of our most favourite places to visit in the United States of America.

The A-Z of the mighty USA:


Home to some of the most notorious convicts in USA history, this little island of the edge of San Francisco has many stories to tell. Hop on a ferry from Fisherman’s Wharf to uncover the secrets of the island.


From the picturesque Californian coast to family fun in Florida, you’ll find plenty of hidden gems offering peace and serenity, as well as plenty of traditional seaside fare.


A city overlooking Lake Michigan, expect stunning waterside restaurants, skyscrapers, museums, bars, shops and attractions. This diverse, buzzing metropolis has plenty on offer.

Death Valley National Park

Home to canyons, mountains and ghost towns, discover the beauty of Death Valley National Park. Hike, bike and explore the dessert, once a filled with gold mines in the early 20th century.


If you’re planning on travelling to the Unites States of America, you must obtain an ESTA. The process is simple, costs $14 and will last you up to two years.

Fort Lauderdale

Just north of Miami, this coastal town is known for its glorious beach, arts and culture. There’s shopping, riverfront bars and gondola rides on the canals.

Grand Canyon

Helicopter over the breath-taking Grand Canyon from Las Vegas. See the bright red rock which reveals millions of years of history and see the incredible beauty of Horseshoe Bend.


America has many historical places, Washington DC is home to many important monuments, Sarasota, an old Circus town in Florida is full of charm and New Orleans, known for its European influence and party lifestyle.


Check out the islands along the Florida Keys. The southern-most area of the USA, these tropical islands ooze laid back charm and plenty of picturesque beaches. Perfect for a holiday of island hopping, scuba diving and exploring!


One of Florida’s hidden gems, Jacksonville is located north east of the state. This city is packed with attractions, boutiques and bars, it’s also only an hour from the beach.


Waterways and Inlets throughout Florida are best explored on a kayak, as well as the Everglades National Park. Go off the beaten track and get up close to the alluring flower and fauna.


Known as the City of Angels, this glitzy city is home to Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Santa Monica. The ultimate luxurious experience, eat in gourmet restaurants, shop in high-end boutiques and party with the stars.


Music is a big part of American culture, from hip-hip, blues, jazz and country. One of the most iconic places for music is the Deep South, head on a musical road trip like no other through Alabama, Kentucky, Louisiana and Tennessee.

New Orleans

Known for its culture, history, Creole food and music. Go for a boat trip along the Mississippi or party along Bourbon Street, the perfect place to hear live jazz.

Orange County

42 miles of stunning beaches, the original Disneyland Resort and plenty of sophistication, “The OC” is a cool, casual destination. Immerse yourself in the laidback SoCal culture and sun-soaked days.

Palm Springs

An oasis in the dessert, this Californian county has plenty of old Hollywood glamour as it’s where the stars let their hair down. Filled with retro charm, palm trees and glistening pools and the Coachella Valley as a backdrop.


Q is a tricky letter and country with such broad landscapes, I had to pick quiet. When you’re in the wilderness with only the wind and the wildlife to listen to, you’ll appreciate the beauty of the National Parks.

Road Trips

Route 66 is one of the most famous roads in the world, spanning from Chicago, Illinois to Santa Monica, California. Rent a car, see where the road takes you and be as spontaneous as you wish.


Visit the SeaWorld Parks in Central Florida for thrilling rollercoasters, animal encounters and tranquillity. They have four parks, SeaWorld, Aquatica, Discovery Cove and Busch Gardens in Tampa.


You’ll need your cowboy boots and hat to visit Nashville, Tennessee. Lip-smacking food can be found at every corner of the city and with plenty of festivals and bouncing live music venues, youll soon become fully immersed in the Southern way of life.

Universal Orlando Resort

Immerse yourself in the movies at Universal Orlando. Three theme parks and endless thrilling experiences which put you right in the heart of the action.


California is known for making some of the best wines. Napa Valley is the place for tastings and tours of the vineyards which boast beautiful food and amazing views.

Walt Disney World Resort

Where the magic happens and memories are made. Four theme parks, two water parks plus a plethora of themed hotels and restaurants make up this storybook resort.


Ok, X was an even trickier letter than Q. Excitement was chosen for the sheer reason is no matter what type of USA holiday you opt for, you’ll feel an uncontrollable excitement in your belly from the moment you arrive.


Some of the most majestic scenery in the USA can be found in Yosemite. It’s one of the most visited National Parks in the US and spans the west of California

Zion National Park

The Wild West at its best. Towering canyons standing proud and the vegetation growing in the valleys. Unearth the rich landscape by cycling, hiking and climbing.


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