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UNITED STATES DESTINATION GUIDE

With 50 states to choose from, your US holiday can be anything you want it to be. I love showing our guests all sides of the country, from the beautiful national parks to the buzzing city streets.

Travel Director
United States at a glance
From the Grand Canyon to glittering Las Vegas, from Washington to the Wild West, from Detroit Motown to the Alaskan Inuits, and with all the mountains, beaches and desert in between, the United States is an endless playground. Join your expert Trafalgar Travel Director and experience a new adventure each day.
Currency
US Dollar
Winter avg temp
1°C
Summer avg temp
25°C
Time Zone
GMT-5 to GMT-10
Capital City
Washington D.C.
Language
English
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Good evening
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What to pack for United States

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Comfortable shoes

From roaming the endless streets of New York, to exploring the Grand Canyon, you’ll need a sturdy pair of shoes on your adventures.

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Dollar bills

Tipping is customary in the United States, and you’ll be expected to tip at least 15% (although 20 - 25% is appreciated), so be sure to keep some US bills on hand.

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Big appetite

The United States is the land of the supersized, and their diverse cuisine comes in big portions with big flavour and plenty of soul.

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Adaptor plug

In the United States, the standard voltage is 120 V and the power plugs and sockets are of type A and B. The standard frequency is 60 Hz.

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Layered clothing

From the snowy east to the sunny west, the United States experiences a myriad of seasons and climates, so come prepared with layered and versatile clothing.

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