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Everyone knows the United States. This large country in the western hemisphere has influenced the whole world politically, culturally and artistically. It’s a place that promises many surprises, sensations and thrills, making it a destination the majority of people on Earth want to visit at some point in their lives.

River Walk in Chicago, Illinois, USA

The photo was taken on the 1.25 mile Riverwalk along the Chicago River in Chicago, Illinois. Photo by Linda Aksomitis.

And this article should be your sign that you should start planning for your visa and organizing your trip there. Below you will find just four of the many reasons why you should travel to the US. 

Reason 1: Great Variety of Landscapes

The United States is a very vast country which has led to the formation of a wide range of natural and urban settings. Depending on the preferences of each traveler, everyone can visit the place that corresponds to their liking. For example, if you love cosmopolitan and large cities, New York City or Seattle are excellent destinations for you.

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, you should go to Phoenix or Denver. Although urban areas are always in the spotlight, there are some beautiful towns and villages in the US that are totally worth visiting. Carmel-by-the-Sea, Cape May and St. Augustine are a few examples of such places, Or you can always try one of America’s overlooked holiday spots.

Reason 2: Best Country for Road Trips

Many Americans and international tourists rent a car or an RV and explore the country by car. This is a common practice because the distance from one state to another is huge and it would be too expensive to tour the country in any other way.

Not to mention that the car passengers get a better look of the country as they pass through roads and villages that they wouldn’t have the chance to see otherwise. If this sounds like fun, you can rent an excellent car on Enjoy Travel.

On this site, you will not only find all the necessary information in order to compare all the cars that are available for rent in the American city you are interested in but also be able to book your preferred vehicle online. Then, you can hit the roads and enjoy a genuinely American vacation.

Reason 3: Best Fast and Comfort foods

The United States may not be famous for its traditional cuisine, but Americans do know how to eat. Although the US has high rates of obesity, it will be totally fine if you let yourself indulge in famous American fast foods during your vacation there.

It would be iconic to include stops to widely known brands like McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Domino’s, Starbucks and Cheesecake Factory in your itinerary as their franchises and their reputation have taken the world by storm. We also have to note that you must try the most legendary American comfort food, mac and cheese.

Reason 4: Walk With Celebrities

Well, this is an exaggeration, but it is not a lie that many movie and music stars live in the US. Especially Los Angeles and New York City are home to many actors, singers, Internet sensations and other famous people.

Although chances are that you won’t come across them in the street, you can book tickets to tours to shooting locations of popular movies or TV series or even to celebrities’ houses.

About the Author

Katy Nikolaou is a European writer who enjoys travel.

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The photo in the header above was taken in Arches National Park in Utah, USA. Photo by Linda Aksomitis.

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