Geen categorie, National Park, Maine

Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park is mostly located on Mount Desert Island, where steep rocks alternate with rolling hilltops and picturesque villages. The green island with forests and a mosaic of lakes certainly does not look like a desert. The east of the US does not have as many national parks as the famous West. But the… Continue reading Acadia National Park

Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Tennessee, Texas

Ghost Town Getaways | USA

There's something so romantic about the idea of camping overnight in an old ghost town. Maybe it's because sleeping under the stars seems kind of Wild West-ish, or maybe it's because deep down inside, you know that seeing a ghost in a ghost town would be kind of awesome...either way, not all ghost towns stay… Continue reading Ghost Town Getaways | USA

Alaska, National Park, Sightseeings

Denali National Park | Alaska | Sightseeing

Grizzly bears, emus, dall sheep, caribou and elk. Denali National Park is the reason why you travel to Alaska. In a helicopter you fly over the wilderness. You see forests, glaciers and the highest mountain in America, Mount McKinley. Rocks, snow and glaciers cover the tops of Mount McKinley. The 3048 meter high mountain is… Continue reading Denali National Park | Alaska | Sightseeing

Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, South Dakotha, States, Texas, Utah, Wyoming

Stay at a Ranch | The ultimate Wild West feeling

Spending the night at a ranch in America gives you the ultimate Wild West feeling! At a ranch you get to know farmer life in America in a unique way. Some ranches know the luxury of a resort, including swimming pool and hot tub. On other ranches you really go back in time and you… Continue reading Stay at a Ranch | The ultimate Wild West feeling

Cities, Colorado

Denver | 10 Things you should definitely see

Billboards and flickering billboards greet you. In the distance you can see the modest skyline of Denver, the capital of Colorado. The city lies on the edge of the famous Rocky Mountains. Liquor shops make way for cozy coffee shops. Via East Colfax Avenue you approach LoDo, the center of Denver. The shiny golden dome… Continue reading Denver | 10 Things you should definitely see

Colorado, National Park

Great Sand Dunes National Park

For all of Colorado’s striking natural sights, the surreal Great Sand Dunes National Park, a veritable sea of sand bounded by jagged peaks and scrubby plains, is a place of stirring optical illusions where nature’s magic is on full display. The largest sand dunes in North America are located in the Great Sand Dunes National… Continue reading Great Sand Dunes National Park

Practical Information

Bringing medicine to America

Do you want to bring your medicine to America? That is possible, however, if you use medication and have to take it with you on holiday, it is advisable to ask your pharmacy or general practitioner for a medicine passport. Medication passport It describes in the English language which medicines you use and indicated that… Continue reading Bringing medicine to America

Practical Information

Taking luggage to America | Conditions and Information

Taking luggage to America; For all flight companies flying to North America there are special conditions regarding the amount of baggage that you as a traveler can take to America. Conditions and Information You can only carry one (1) suitcase in the hold baggage with most companies. The volume of the case (length + width… Continue reading Taking luggage to America | Conditions and Information

Colorado, National Park

Black Canyon of the Gunnison | Colorado

Arizona has the Grand Canyon, but Colorado has the Black Canyon! Like Grand Canyon National Park, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park has a North Rim and a South Rim. And just like the famous brother in Arizona, the South Rim of Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is the most accessible side.… Continue reading Black Canyon of the Gunnison | Colorado

Practical Information

Tips in America | How much do you actually give?

In the US, giving tips is a theme that tourists sometimes run into. Why are tips so important and how much do we need to tip? This does not have to be difficult if you know what is generally expected with tips in America Giving tips in America, how much do you actually give? Why… Continue reading Tips in America | How much do you actually give?