51 days in United States Itinerary

51 days in United States Itinerary

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Boston
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Mystic
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New Haven
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Washington
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Woodstock
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New York City
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North Creek
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Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
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Pittsburgh
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Gettysburg
— 2 nights
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Lancaster
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Philadelphia
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Wilmington
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Cumberland
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Baltimore
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Winchester
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Bedford
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Arlington
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Asheville
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Charleston
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Savannah
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Boston — 3 nights

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester) and Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and stroll around Boston Common.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Boston trip itinerary builder site.

Lisbon, Portugal to Boston is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Lisbon to Boston due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in June, you will find days in Boston are slightly colder (28°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mystic.
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Mystic — 2 nights

A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): look and learn at Mystic Seaport Museum, then meet the residents at Mystic Aquarium, and then steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village. Keep things going the next day: try to win big at Foxwoods Resort Casino, stop by The Spice & Tea Exchange, snap pictures at Mystic River Bascule Bridge, then go for a walk through Liberty Pole Square, and finally go for a walk through Mystic River Historical Society.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Mystic trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Boston to Mystic takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in June, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to New Haven.
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New Haven — 2 nights

New Haven, in the U.S. state of Connecticut, is the principal municipality in Greater New Haven, which had a total population of 862,477 in 2010. On the 7th (Sun), contemplate the long history of New Haven Railroad Station, admire the masterpieces at Yale University Art Gallery, then learn more about the world around you at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, and finally gain insight at Yale University. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Hammonasset Beach State Park, snap pictures at Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge, then walk around East Rock Park, and finally get lost in a book at Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the New Haven vacation app.

Drive from Mystic to New Haven in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Washington.
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Washington — 1 night

Washington is a rural town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, in the New England region of the United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): look for gifts at HIckory Stick Bookshop, immerse yourself in nature at Kent Falls State Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at White Memorial Conservation Center, and finally cool off at Quassy Amusement Park & Waterpark.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Washington trip planning app.

Traveling by car from New Haven to Washington takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Washington can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Woodstock.
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Woodstock — 2 nights

Woodstock is a town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get to know the resident critters at Roger Williams Park Zoo, then admire the masterpieces at RISD Museum, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Woodstock trip planner.

Getting from Washington to Woodstock by car takes about 2 hours. June in Woodstock sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. On the 11th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to New York City.
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New York City — 2 nights

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial and then stroll through Central Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip planner.

Traveling by car from Woodstock to New York City takes 3 hours. Traveling from Woodstock in June, New York City is a bit warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to North Creek.
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North Creek — 2 nights

North Creek is a census-designated place and hamlet in the Adirondack Park, in the town of Johnsburg, in Warren County, New York, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): let the river carry you with Square Eddy Expeditions and then learn about all things military at Fort Ticonderoga. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by The Crossroads, tour the pleasant surroundings at Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake, and then have fun at Bobsled and Luge Complex.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read North Creek day trip tool.

You can drive from New York City to North Creek in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from New York City in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 14°C in North Creek. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.
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Niagara Falls — 3 nights

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): meet the residents at Aquarium of Niagara, take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and finally admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, try to win big at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino, and then don't miss a visit to Third Street Art Alley.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Niagara Falls trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from North Creek to Niagara Falls in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In June, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 18th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Pittsburgh.
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Pittsburgh — 2 nights

Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): appreciate the history behind Southern Pennsylvania World War II Memorial, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washington, then stroll through Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, and finally take a stroll through Strip District.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Pittsburgh visit site.

Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Pittsburgh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June in Pittsburgh, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Gettysburg.
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Gettysburg — 2 nights

Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
On the 21st (Sun), take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then see the interesting displays at Gettysburg Museum of History, and then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Jennie Wade House, get your game on at Victorian Photography Studio, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery, and finally contemplate the long history of Dobbin House Tavern.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Gettysburg day trip tool.

Drive from Pittsburgh to Gettysburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Gettysburg are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Lancaster.
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Lancaster — 2 nights

The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
On the 23rd (Tue), see the interesting displays at The Hershey Story Museum, then contemplate the long history of The Amish Farm and House, and then find something for the whole family at Dutch Wonderland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): examine the collection at Landis Valley Museum and then find something for the whole family at Hersheypark.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lancaster trip itinerary site.

Getting from Gettysburg to Lancaster by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Lancaster can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Philadelphia.
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Philadelphia — 3 nights

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
On the 25th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, and finally steep yourself in history at Independence Hall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, and then have some family-friendly fun at Bury The Hatchet Princeton - Axe Throwing.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Philadelphia holiday app.

Traveling by car from Lancaster to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Wilmington.
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Wilmington — 3 nights

Wilmington is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, take in nature's colorful creations at Nemours Estate, take an in-depth tour of Hagley Museum And Library, and try your luck at Harrah's Philadelphia.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Wilmington trip planner.

You can drive from Philadelphia to Wilmington in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Wilmington, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cumberland.
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Cumberland — 1 night

Cumberland, officially the City of Cumberland, is a western gateway city and seat of Allegany County, Maryland, United States and the primary city of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): immerse yourself in nature at Rocky Gap State Park and then stroll through Great Allegheny Passage. On your second day here, sample the fine beverages at Charis Winery & Distillery, make a trip to Sideling Hill Welcome Center, and then contemplate the long history of Paw Paw Tunnel.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cumberland trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wilmington to Cumberland takes 3.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Cumberland can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Baltimore.
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Baltimore — 3 nights

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
On the 2nd (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine and then try to win big at Horseshoe Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Inner Harbor and then learn about all things military at U.S. Naval Academy.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Baltimore driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Cumberland to Baltimore takes 2.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Baltimore when traveling from Cumberland in July, with lows around 27°C. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Winchester.
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Winchester — 2 nights

Winchester is an independent city located in the northwestern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Abram's Delight. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a taste of life in the country at Rocking S Ranch, then examine the collection at Stonewall Jackson's Headquarters, then explore the world behind art at Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, and finally look for gifts at Marker-Miller Orchards.

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Traveling by car from Baltimore to Winchester takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Baltimore in July since evenings lows in Winchester dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bedford.
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Bedford — 2 nights

Bedford is an incorporated town and former independent city located within Bedford County in the U.S. state of Virginia. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at National D-Day Memorial, examine the collection at Virginia Museum of Transportation, and then make a trip to Mill Mountain Star & Park. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Caverns At Natural Bridge, deepen your understanding at Virginia Military Institute, and then explore the galleries of University Chapel & Galleries.

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You can drive from Winchester to Bedford in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Arlington.
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Arlington — 3 nights

Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, then steep yourself in history at Arlington National Cemetery, then get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and finally pause for some photo ops at U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Shirlington Dog Park, then contemplate the long history of George Washington's Mount Vernon, then see the interesting displays at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, and finally appreciate the history behind Air Force Memorial.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Arlington journey planning app.

Drive from Bedford to Arlington in 4 hours. Traveling from Bedford in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Arlington, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for the flight to Asheville.
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Asheville — 3 nights

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Get out of town with these interesting Asheville side-trips: Hartford (River Rafting & Tubing & Zipline). There's much more to do: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, explore the wealth of natural beauty at The North Carolina Arboretum, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and shop like a local with Lexington Glassworks.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Asheville trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Arlington to Asheville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Arlington in July, things will get slightly colder in Asheville: highs are around 34°C and lows about 21°C. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Charleston.
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Charleston — 3 nights

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Charleston is known for parks, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Fort Sumter National Monument, make a trip to Charleston Fire Department, Station 2/3, admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, and go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Charleston road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Charleston takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Asheville in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 28°C in Charleston. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Savannah.
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Savannah — 3 nights

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Savannah: Hilton Head (Hilton Head Distillery & Dolphin & Whale Watching). There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Webb Military Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Savannah tour planning app.

Getting from Charleston to Savannah by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.
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United States travel guide

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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.
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Connecticut travel guide

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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.
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New York State travel guide

4.5
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The Empire State
Home to the country's most populous city, the state of New York is a major gateway for immigration into the United States, but also one of the nation's prime holiday destinations. Take a trip down the state's numerous wilderness trails and scenic roads to visit quaint small towns, sandy beaches, historical estates, and artist colonies. Though the majority of visitors head for the big-city restaurants, theaters, and museums, you can venture deeper into the rugged and remote mountain areas to discover a world of picturesque forests, rivers, mountains, and lakes. New York also boasts the nation's largest forest preserve, encompassing much of the northeastern lobe of the state.
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Pennsylvania travel guide

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The Keystone State
One of the country's 13 original founding states, Pennsylvania contains a balance of modern cities and fertile fields. A rich and varied state with a colorful history dating back to colonial times, it remains a worthy holiday destination with its well-preserved 19th-century battle sites and memorial parks. This diverse land is home to pristine forests and rugged mountain regions. For an urban experience, visit the state's university cities, offering numerous tourist attractions as well as thriving music, performance, art, and culinary scenes. The region's Amish country provides a weekend getaway in a picturesque setting of quaint towns surrounded by rolling hills and fertile farmland.
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Delaware travel guide

4.2
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The First State
Nicknamed the "First State" for its role in ratifying the U.S. Constitution, Delaware is only 160 km (100 mi) long and about 80 km (49 mi) wide at its widest point. Despite its small size, the state is a patchwork of complex and diverse communities, with an industrialized north and rural south. More than just a tax-free shopping haven, the state features great sightseeing in its picturesque countryside interspersed with sleepy colonial villages and long sandy beaches. It also offers several organized trail systems that focus on things to do in the outdoors, including history, geocaching, culinary activities, and wine and spirits. Largely because of its size, Delaware remains one of the country's least-explored states.
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Maryland travel guide

4.1
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The Old Line State
Perhaps best known as the birthplace of religious and political freedom in the United States, Maryland retains the spirit of colonial America, with stately 18th-century villages and historical landmarks. Although it's one of the nation's smallest states, there is no shortage of things to do here and you may find your itinerary fills up quickly. Make time in your vacation to tour Maryland's diverse landscape, which includes mountain peaks, picturesque Atlantic coastline, and the bustling city of Baltimore. Military buffs will enjoy touring the state's four Civil War Trails, where you can follow the footsteps of U.S. soldiers, or visiting the port city of Annapolis, home to the United States Naval Academy.
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Virginia travel guide

4.6
History Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Historic Sites
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.
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North Carolina travel guide

4.4
History Museums · Specialty Museums · Zipline
The Tar Heel State
A top destination for a holiday in nature, North Carolina provides a seemingly endless variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, mountain climbing, and skiing. While the state's rural regions offer a taste of traditional Appalachian music and culture, its increasingly diverse big cities feature modern skyscrapers, renowned museums, and historical neighborhoods perfect for sightseeing tours. The coastal region, famous for its year-round temperate climate, attracts millions of annual visitors, making North Carolina the sixth most-visited state in the country. Though it's hard to find a quiet time of year in coastal North Carolina, the state's inland areas retain many secluded corners where you can experience the laid-back Old South atmosphere.
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South Carolina travel guide

4.3
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The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.
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Georgia travel guide

4.4
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The Peach State
Founded in 1733, Georgia was one of the original 13 colonies that became the United States. Much more geographically diverse than most visitors realize, the state features a scenic seacoast, high mountain peaks, and large urban centers, with broad rural areas in between. Once famous mostly for historical attractions memorializing the Civil War era and the Civil Rights Movement, Georgia now draws tourists from around the world with its rich musical tradition and distinctive cuisine. Start your Georgian adventure in Atlanta, the state's economic powerhouse, and then road trip to the coastal barrier islands, nature preserves, and chic vacation resorts.
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