The Foods of America (and their history)
By Jack Stacey
25 April 2019
America – iconic and larger-than-life, its cultural footprint is enormous and has influenced parts of the world far, far way from the United States.Read more
Capture the essence of this magnificent country through the breathtaking scenery to cultural and historical highlights.
The United States of America has to be one of the most varied
countries in the world. Enjoy bustling cities, buzzing with life,
vibrancy, and beautiful modern architecture, and discover untouched
national parks that were made to protect the beauty of sites
created millions of years ago.
Celebrate the long history of great American music on this fascinating tour across the Deep South - from Nashville, home of Country, to the Blues, Soul and Rock 'n' Roll of Memphis and the jazz of New Orleans.… see more
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Explore the USA from New York to San Francisco, on a 15-day Stateside adventure by rail. Travel on iconic Amtrak trains and visit incredible American cities en-route, from bustling Washington D.C. to Chicago, Denver and Salt Lake City, for a comprehensive tour of the United States. This tour is operated by our sister company Great Rail Journeys.… see more
15 days from £2,695 ppView tour details >
Explore the most captivating parts of America's West Coast on this exciting tour that takes you from bohemian San Francisco to iconic Los Angeles, by way of the sights and sounds of fabulous Las Vegas.… see more
11 days from £2,095 ppView tour details >
To make your experience even more enjoyable we have included flights, rail and coach travel, excursions, hotel accommodation, transfers and the services of a Tour Manager all within the overall price of your holiday. Once you have selected and booked your holiday we guarantee that there will not be any additional hidden costs added to the price of your tour. Browse through our rail tours to the USA and take a look at the itineraries to see the superb locations that we visit. You can book your holiday either online or over the telephone and one of our helpful Tour Advisors will answer any questions that you may have about travelling to the USA by rail.
With the beauty of the Golden Gate Bridge, the mystery of Alcatraz, the glamour of the MS Queen Mary, and trendy Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco truly does have it all. This relatively young city has transformed itself into one of the hippest, and liberal, enclaves in America, with a plethora of things to see and do and entertainments that will enthral everyone who visits. This is a destination that's regularly voted one of the best places to live in America, and no wonder, with such a variety of cultures combined with the beauty of the bay.
Travel on the Grand Canyon Railway a convenient and scenic means of visiting one of the USA's greatest natural phenomena - the Grand Canyon. Originally opened in 1901, the railway was lovingly restored to its former glory in the late 80s. Today, the trip to and from Williams remains an unforgettable and nostalgic journey through some of the USA's most spectacular landscapes.
The currency used throughout the U.S. is the dollar ($). Remember that tax is added to purchases at the till!
ESTA waivers are usually fairly easy to get and British nationals can purchase them via the Department for Homeland Security website, it covers travel to America for up to two years. These are subject to where you have travelled previously, so be sure to apply online well in advance.
Helping you plan your holiday to USA