Miami travel itinerary

tropical miami

On 8th of October, we finally reached our last US destination - Miami. :) This amazing city is mostly known for its hot tropical weather, lively nightlife, Caribbean-style white sand beaches, numerous bays, rivers and canals, Cuban culture, Mojitos and good-looking tanned people. :) But Miami is so much more than that. It's a major financial, commercial, cultural, entertainment and art center. It is a popular tourist destination, the cruise capital of the world, home to the world's largest collection of Art Deco architecture and to more than 80 parks and gardens. Our eleven-day Miami honeymoon itinerary (things to see...

Read More

Arizona’s natural wonders road trip

wild west road trip

After an amazing two-day roller coaster in Las Vegas, we decided to rent a car to go explore the stunning wonders of Arizona. But not just any car - since in Vegas you can rent really nice cars at competitive prices, we decided to 'go big' and rent a Mustang convertible. :) Now, as for our itinerary... There are lots of amazing national parks, canyons and natural monuments relatively near Las Vegas - there is the Death Valley National Park, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Valley of Fire State Park, Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park, Antelope Canyon, Lake Powell, Vermilion Cliffs National...

Read More

All you need to know before visiting Las Vegas


Budget As long as you keep your gambling under control, Las Vegas is a real travel bargain! It offers tons of free attractions and accommodation and food prices are pretty cheap as well. • Hotel prices are very competitive - you can often get great rooms for amazing prices. You can get a nice private room for two for as cheap as 25 USD (21 EUR). We have been to Vegas twice already and we have always stayed at Circus Circus, a hotel with great value for money. • Food prices are affordable. A budget dinner with drinks costs somewhere between...

Read More

Las Vegas travel itinerary


From Los Angeles, we took a bus to Sin City, the gambling capital of the world, the beautiful, joyful city famous for its many casinos, fancy hotels, resorts and restaurants, outstanding entertainment and nightlife, the one and only - Las Vegas. :) Our two-day Las Vegas honeymoon itinerary (things to see and things to do) DAY 1 After settling in the Circus Circus hotel (which is with its huge casino - as well as almost any other hotel in Las Vegas an attraction in itself) we headed to the tallest building in Vegas - the Stratosphere Tower. In addition to...

Read More

All you need to know before visiting Los Angeles


Budget Like any major city in the U.S. Los Angeles is pretty expensive, but as long as you are prepared to skip some attractions (museums, theme parks etc.) you should be able to afford it. • Prices for private rooms for two start at around 60 USD (50 EUR). • Food prices are affordable. A budget dinner with drinks costs somewhere between 9 USD (7,6 EUR) and 15 USD (12,6 EUR). Fast food restaurants and ethnic places are usually the cheapest. • Public transport is affordable as well. A single metro or city bus ride costs 1.75 USD. To save...

Read More

Los Angeles travel itinerary


Taking a bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles gave us the opportunity to see the state of California. After more than 7 hours of driving and 380 miles of beautiful landscapes, we finally arrived in the spectacular city of L.A. Los Angeles is known as the entertainment capital of the world, a paradise for art lovers and without a doubt one of the most hip cities in the world. It's famous for its year-round warm, Mediterranean climate, vast ethnic diversity, dazzling cultural life, and a long coastline with many beautiful beaches, where you can go surfing, shopping or simply enjoy a nice...

Read More

All you need to know before visiting San Francisco

San Francisco

Budget San Francisco is one of the most expensive cities in the US, but it's still a bit cheaper than New York. • It's almost impossible to find a private room for less than 60 USD (50 EUR). • Food is pretty expensive as well. A budget dinner with drinks costs at least 18 USD (17 EUR), and in fancier restaurants at least double or triple the price. • Public transport (Muni bus and rail) fares start at 2.50 USD (2.35 EUR). To save some more money, check out our Budget cutting tips. Where to stay You can find great accommodation options...

Read More

San Francisco travel itinerary


From New York, we flew to San Francisco, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. San Francisco is known for its colorful (mainly Victorian and Modern) architecture, diverse culture, steep rolling hills, cable cars, mild climate, and its many major landmarks. It is the birthplace of the United Nations, the headquarters of many successful companies and the center of liberal activism in the United States (it got its nickname because of the Sexual Revolution, the Peace Movement opposing the United States involvement in the Vietnam War, the gay rights movement, and most of all the Hippie movement that reached a...

Read More

US East coast bus tour

Niagara falls view

In the middle of our wonderful eight-day New York honeymoon, we decided to take some time to explore some other East coast destinations. We googled our options and found a great offer. We chose to take a Take Tours' four-day Niagara Falls, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Thousand Islands tour from New York. The tour was easy to book, it was relatively cheap and the itinerary sounded awesome. Our four-day US East coast bus tour itinerary DAY 1 At 8:15 in the morning, a comfortable air-conditioned bus picked us up at the bus stop at 48 Bowery street in Chinatown, Manhattan, New York....

Read More

Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial