10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Ho Chi Minh City
Fly + bus:  20​h 30​min
New York City
— Few hours
bus:  1​h 45​min
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Wichita
— 2 nights
Fly:  28​h
Ho Chi Minh City

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Statue of Liberty National Monument. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, make a trip to Times Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and finally pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to New York City is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -12 hour difference. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in February, expect New York City to be much colder, temps between 8°C and -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Museums
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Times Square ©
Times Square
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): examine the collection at Brandywine River Museum of Art, then ponder the design of Longwood Gardens, and then get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Society Hill, contemplate the long history of Liberty Bell Center, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, and finally hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market.

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Take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. February in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

#Museums, #Nightlife, #Classes

Side Trips

Longwood Gardens, Brandywine River Museum of Art
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Brandywine River Museum of Art ©
Brandywine River Museum of Art
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and then wander the streets of Capitol Hill. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery.

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Traveling by train from Philadelphia to Washington DC takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Washington DC are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Wichita.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Arlington National Cemetery
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Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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Wichita

Wichita ©
Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. On the 18th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sedgwick County Zoo, then take an in-depth tour of Old Cowtown Museum, and then don't miss a visit to The Keeper of the Plains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): examine the collection at Coleman Factory Outlet, look for all kinds of wild species at Great Plains Nature Center, then do a tasting at Grace Hill Winery, and finally try to win big at Kansas Star Casino.

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You can fly from Washington DC to Wichita in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Washington DC in February, Wichita is slightly colder at night with lows of -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Wichita

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Grace Hill Winery, Kansas Star Casino
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Sedgwick County Zoo ©
Sedgwick County Zoo
Grace Hill Winery ©
Grace Hill Winery
Kansas Star Casino ©
Kansas Star Casino

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