United States of America

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Read this first United States of America branch

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USA branch FAQ

This branch covers: Mainland USA, Hawaii & Alaska

So many posts request the impossible - that a bunch of people who have never met you magically intuit how much you have to spend and what will make you happy on vacation, generally planning out your route for three months and helping you get discount flight reservations.

So, what can you do to get great travel advice?

1. Do your homework
The web is filled with basic information like how far it is from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon, or how…

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Football In February March- LA/ Las Vegas or Texas

This is our second trip to USA and we are desperate to see a Football game. I understand the NFL season will be over, but are there any college competitions / matches occurring in Los Angeles, Las Vegas or anywhere in Texas between 22 February and 13 March? Please help :)

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San Francisco/quick trip down the coast. Also, Christmas

Hey all,

I'll be heading to California for about a week, beginning the evening of Monday, Dec. 22 (I know, very last minute; I'm usually better about this). I wanted to run my plans by you guys, and would love to hear any advice you might have.

Quick about-me: I'm a male college student from New York. I love food, music and nice architecture/neighborhoods. Happy to walk/wander through a city for hours. I like drinking/bars, but not clubs. Also enjoy being outside, and I like the beach, but I…

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Grand Canyon - Helicopter tour - overnight stay - South Rim

My boyfriend and I are visiting Las Vegas and would like to visit the Grand Canyon. I've spend a fair few hours searching for a trip that includes a trip to Hoover Dam, a drive along route 66, an overnight stay (or two) in the South Rim area, and a helicopter tour that lands on the floor of the Grand Canyon. I know its a little advantageous - I also wanted to see the West Rim but haven't found an tour companies that do this. Seems like a big criteria, but I imagine I'll only ever do the South…

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Grand Canyon - Helicopter tour - overnight stay - South Rim

My boyfriend and I are visiting Las Vegas and would like to visit the Grand Canyon. I've spend a fair few hours searching for a trip that includes a trip to Hoover Dam, a drive along route 66, an overnight stay (or two) in the South Rim area, and a helicopter tour that lands on the floor of the Grand Canyon. I know its a little advantageous - I also wanted to see the West Rim but haven't found an tour companies that do this. Seems like a big criteria, but I imagine I'll only ever do the South…

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What do you think of our USA itinerary? Are we missing out or doing too much?

Hi guys, my husband and I are taking a three month career break to travel around America. This is our provisional plan
Fly from UK -> Texas late 3rd May/4th May
3-9th May - Texas (San Antonia/Austin)
10th-13th - New Orleans
14th-18th (drive from New Orleans to Chicago stopping at memphis and Nashville along the way)
18th - 22nd Chicago
23rd May - Fly from Chicago to NewYork - spend 16 days in New York/Boston/Washington DC
8th June - Fly to Florida - spend 9 days in Florida
17th June - Fly…

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Tennessee, Mississipi, Louisia, Alabama road trip!

Hello everyone!

First-time poster here. My friends and I are going to explore part of the South during the holiday season. We're flying to Atlanta on 12/25 in the morning and will return home on 12/31 in the early evening. Here is what our current itinerary looks like this

http://goo.gl/m506Yi

I have been prowling through past pots and got lots of great suggestions on things to see along the way. I wanted to ask folks if a) our itinerary is too ambitious (we will be driving an average of 4…