15 days in United States Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
New York City
— 4 nights
New Milford
— 2 nights
— 1 night
Los Angeles
— 3 nights


Las Vegas — 3 nights

Sin City

Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Food Tours and Room Escape Games. There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Charleston, make a trip to Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign, admire the natural beauty at Ethel M Chocolates Factory and Cactus Garden, and see the interesting displays at Shelby American Inc.

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Brisbane, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to Las Vegas, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in December, expect Las Vegas to be colder, temps between 16°C and 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for the flight to New York City.
Museums · Parks · Tours · Neighborhoods
Side Trip

New York City — 4 nights

Big Apple

You'll discover tucked-away gems like Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours and New York Botanical Garden. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, examine the collection at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

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Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to New York City takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. When traveling from Las Vegas in December, plan for a bit cooler days in New York City, with highs around 10°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to New Milford.
Tours · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trips

New Milford — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): explore the galleries of Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, then steep yourself in history at Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt, and then contemplate the long history of Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site. On the next day, walk around Tymor Park and then take an in-depth tour of Locust Grove Estate.

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Traveling by car from New York City to New Milford takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New York City in December: high temperatures in New Milford hover around 6°C and lows are around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Edgartown.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Side Trips

Edgartown — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Whaling Church, then don't miss a visit to Flying Horses Carousel, then play a few rounds at Farm Neck Golf Club, and finally soothe aching muscles at Yoga On The Vine.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from New Milford to Edgartown. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Edgartown when traveling from New Milford in January, with lows around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to fly to Los Angeles.
Historic Sites · Golf · Outdoors · Spas
Side Trip

Los Angeles — 3 nights

City of Angels

On the 3rd (Wed), admire the natural beauty at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy some music at Walt Disney Concert Hall, then examine the collection at Mission San Juan Capistrano, and then walk around Heisler Park.

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Getting from Edgartown to Los Angeles by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Edgartown to Los Angeles. Traveling from Edgartown in January, things will get much hotter in Los Angeles: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. On the 5th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games
Side Trips

United States travel guide

Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Connecticut travel guide

History Museums · Historic Sites · Aquariums
The Constitution State
Perhaps best known for its renowned private and public universities, Connecticut was once home to the country's first law school and still boasts one of the oldest secondary schools in America. More than just a small state packed with students, Connecticut offers visitors a chance to explore some of New England's finest tourist attractions while on vacation, including lighthouses, beaches, theaters, museums, galleries, and restaurants. Despite its small size, the state also boasts two large casino complexes, both located on Native American reservations. Rich in history and natural beauty, Connecticut draws newcomers from around the world, with large Polish, Chinese, and Hispanic communities.

Martha's Vineyard travel guide

Beaches · Lighthouses · Landmarks