There is so much to see and do in the USA - there’s always something new to discover. Here’s our pick of quintessentially USA experiences to add to your bucket list in 2020. Which ones have you already tried and which ones are on your to-do list?
Take a night-time snorkel or dive trip to swim with manta rays off Kona’s South Shore on Island of Hawai'i, some with wingspans of five metres.
See the world’s largest gathering of sandhill cranes during their annual migration in March on an 80-mile stretch of Nebraska’s Platte River.
Be wowed by the kaleidoscope of hues on a ‘fall foliage’ self-drive or escorted tour through New England.
Watch the scenery drift by on a Mississippi river cruise aboard a traditional sternwheeler from Memphis through Mississippi state to New Orleans.
Take in the dazzling lights of the Strip’s glitzy casino resorts from on high on a night-time helicopter tour of Las Vegas.
Go hang-gliding where the Wright brothers first took flight, on the sand dunes of Kitty Hawk, in North Carolina’s Outer Banks.
Raft Idaho’s ‘River of No Return’, the Salmon River, on wild white-water rapids through spectacular canyon scenery.
Take an elevator to the top of the Washington Monument for a bird’s eye view of Washington D.C. following its recent reopening after renovation.