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California road trip – from San Diego to San Francisco

An all American road trip is top on many people’s bucket lists, and California is hard to beat for awesome drives, great scenery and super cool cities. This is a trip that can be completed in as few as 7 days, or expanded across a longer time for a more leisurely holiday. We’ve picked out…

The top US cities to visit in autumn

Autumn is finally here. Better known as ‘fall’ in the USA, it’s a season of beautiful orange, red and yellow foliage, stunning sunsets, brisk temperatures that give us an excuse to drink hot chocolate and, of course, Halloween! If you’re thinking of an autumn getaway, then here are the top US cities to escape to:…

Forget about Disneyland – when in Florida, go see St. Pete

When you mention Florida to many people, they automatically assume you are off to immerse yourself in theme parks and fairytales. But if you want a very different sort of holiday, then don’t dismiss the sunshine state. This is particularly true if you want to enjoy all the glories of a pristine, white beach and…

The hidden gems of Austin

So, you’ve submitted your Esta application, you’ve booked your flights and you’re looking forward to your Texas holiday. Whilst the guide books will tell you all about some of the many hotspots Austin has to offer, there are some lesser known gems that are worth seeking out if you have the time. We took a…

San Francisco for lovers: Romantic things to do in the city

There’s no need to leave your heart in San Fransico when you can share the city with the person you love. The multicultural urban flair of this popular area of Northern California is set against a vista of stunning beauty, that sits on a point where the Pacific Ocean meets the San Franciso Bay. Whether…

3 of the best cities to visit in the USA

Whether it’s your first time Stateside or you’re returning for an annual trip, there are some cities in the USA everyone should visit if they have the chance. The country is so diverse, from the snowy mountains of Colorado to the hot humid temperatures of Atlanta in the South. There is literally something for everyone,…

Why Portland is America’s coolest destination

While San Francisco and Los Angeles remain the top tourist destinations in the Western United States, it’s worth heading a little further north to the city that is fast becoming recognised as the nation’s capital of cool. Nestled in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, Portland combines the best of urban living with…

Three reasons Wrestlemania has become so popular

WWE – then known as WWF – launched Wrestlemania back in March 1985. It’s since become one of the biggest entertainment extravaganzas in the entire calendar. In 2018, the 34th edition of the wrestling event will be held at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. Anyone thinking about buying a ticket and starting the…

The most romantic spots in New York City

New York attracts countless couples looking for a loved-up getaway each year. This is no surprise given that the city is home to some of the most romantic spots in the United States. If you’re planning a trip with your partner, you’ll need to make sure that you know where all these sights are after…

Soul-soothing beach holiday in Cape Cod

You can keep your Mediterranean holidays and your crowded beaches and bars. There are pristine sands and character towns to be explored on Cape Cod, where lifelong holiday memories are ‘made in New England’. For many people completing an ESTA application, the USA and Florida are synonymous. For anyone who hasn’t researched Cape Cod as…