United States

The United States of America is a large country in North America, often referred to as the "USA," the "U.S," the "United States," "America," or simply "the States." It has a land area of about 9.6 million km (about half the size of Russia and about the same size as China).
Popular destinations: New York City, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.

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The bright lights of the big city; the tranquil beauty of the rolling countryside; the bustling …
Popular destinations: New York City, Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia

The Midwest is a region of the United States of America known as "America's Heartland", which refers to its primary role …
Popular destinations: Chicago, Indianapolis and Cincinnati

California is located on the west coast of North America. It is the largest U.S.
Popular destinations: San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego

The South is a region of the United States of America. Wikivoyage sorts some traditionally Southern states into different regions.
Popular destinations: New Orleans, Atlanta and Charlotte

New England is a six-state region in the northeast corner of the United States of America.
Popular destinations: Boston, Providence and Massachusetts

The American Southwest contains more than its fair share of natural wonders: Grand Canyon, Arches National Park, and Carlsbad Caverns National Park are only three of the …
Popular destinations: Las Vegas, Grand Canyon and Albuquerque


Florida is the most south-easterly state in the United States of America. (There is a marker at the southernmost tip of Key West …
Popular destinations: Miami, Orlando and Walt Disney World

The Pacific Northwest of the United States is best known for its beautiful coastline, green interior, rainy weather, and spectacular mountains.
Popular destinations: Seattle, Portland and Washington

The Rocky Mountains are a western region of the United States of America, and offer skiing and snowboarding in the winter, and road and mountain biking, hiking, camping, kayaking, horse-back riding, and white water rafting in the summer.
Popular destinations: Denver, Yellowstone National Park and Colorado

Texas is the second largest and second most populous state in the United States of America.
Popular destinations: Austin, Big Bend National Park and Houston

The Great Plains of the United States of America is a wide open, mostly agricultural/ranching area, but also home to the Badlands and Black Hills, where the iconic Mount Rushmore is located.
Popular destinations: Oklahoma City, Omaha and Tulsa

Hawaii is the 50th state of the United States of America. Situated nearly at the center of the north Pacific Ocean, Hawaii marks the northeast corner of Polynesia.
Popular destinations: Honolulu, Kauai and Hilo

Alaska is the 49th and largest state in the United States of America. Separated from the rest of the country by Canada, Alaska lies on the Arctic Circle.
Popular destinations: Anchorage, Denali National Park and Homer
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