America – the land of opportunities and dreams! Whether it’s your very first visit or your 100th one to the land of the free and the home of the brave, there are a plethora of things to do here e.g. sightseeing, water sports, clubbing or going to a festival. In fact, it doesn’t matter what options you’d like to choose because America has it all.
While planning your trip to America, ensure that you don’t forget to check the status of your visa. The last thing you want to do is plan your entire trip till the last minute only to realize that your visa is out of date. Simply do this by filling out the new EVUS online form, which will update your visa so that you can enjoy your trip to the fullest.
A trip to America cannot be fulfilled without having a list of things to do. Here are the top five things to do while you’re in America;
1. The Grand Canyon
The amazing beauty of the iconic Grand Canyon is a true testament of Mother Nature’s power. As one of the natural wonders of the world, the Grand Canyon stands at 8,000 feet above sea level, runs one mile deep (1.8 kilometers), is 18 miles wide (29 kilometers), and is 227 miles long (446 kilometers).
As you can imagine there are lots of activities to do at the Grand Canyon and the best activities are;
- Bike, Hike or Raft around the Canyon
- Visit the Grand Canyon Village
- Grand Canyon Skywalk
- Grand Canyon Railway
For a fun family day out, pull all the stops and treat yourself to an entire day at a theme park. With unlimited rides, heart stopping jump scares, sweet treats and games to top it off, nobody is too old to go to a theme park; and these are the best in America;
- Magic Kingdom, Florida
- Universal Studios Hollywood, California
- Epcot, Florida
- Disneyland, California
- Six Flags Magic Mountain, California
- Cedar Point, Ohio
- SeaWorld, Orlando
- Six Flags Great Adventure, New Jersey
America is no doubt a sports nation, as proved by the fact that Americans spend a whooping $56 billion yearly on sporting events. So, while on your trip to America, why not join in? No matter what time of the year you visit, there’s sure to be some type of sporting actions going on. These are the most popular;
- Super Bowl
- Final Four
- Daytona 500
- NBA All-Star Game
- Kentucky Derby
- Golf Masters
- MLB All-Star Game
- US Open Tennis
Ah, Broadway! What better way is there to spend an evening than watching a Broadway musical in person? – None. A classic New York broadway show is always on the cards. The most popular are;
- Hello, Dolly!
- Book of Mormon
- Dear Evan Hansen
- Phantom of the Opera
- The Lion King
- School of Rock – The Musical
Among many, many more!
Finally, saving the best for last, why not experience all that America has to offer by taking a mega road trip all around the country! Go from state to state until you’ve traversed the entire country.