Travelling to America can be a fun but time-consuming process particularly when taking the family on a long haul flight. Not only do you need a visa for the US visit, but you will need to find the perfect location for you and your family, particularly when travelling during the Christmas period. In this article, we are going to give you four reasons why you should visit the US during the most wonderful time of the year.
Turning On The Lights, New York City
When looking into some of the best locations to visit during the festive period it must be New York City. Not only is there the world-famous illuminating of the world’s tallest tree, but there is also the world-famous New Year’s Rockin’ Eve show. This is a performance that is watched by millions the world over and being there live is an experience that must be seen to be believed. But remember to pack a coat, it is bitterly cold in New York this time of year.
Washington DC, Christmas At The Whitehouse
If you have always dreamt of visiting the white house and other monuments in the capital, there is no better time than the month of December. With the Christmas spirit in the air and the world-famous White House Decorations, this will be a tour like no other. Whether you are on the outside looking in or are lucky enough to book a tour of the Whitehouse this time of year, you are in for a treat as there are decorations aplenty wherever you visit.
Orlando, Florida: Christmas At Disney World
When looking to get into the Christmas spirit, Orlando Disney World sees the magic of Disney perfectly combined with the Christmas spirit of Christmas for the ultimate jolt of festive spirit. With all your favourite rides decorated for the occasion and a specialised parade to give you and your kids the perfect jolt of Christmas spirit, you need to make your holiday one to remember. In addition to this, the temperature reaches about 24 degrees during the day making it a pleasant experience with those that are looking to travel during this time as it will not be freezing cold.
Alaska, United States
The final location that is well worth a visit when traveling to the US is Alaska. There are plenty of things to do in Alaska. This stunning location is ideal around this time of year as you have the arts Faire as well as several other events and holiday markets. This is the perfect winter wonderland location for young children to as the Santa train and holiday concert make for the perfect immersive experience for young children and adults alike. As well as this you can also visit the candle lighting ceremony and the crowing of the north pole queen and king to get you in the festive spirit.
With this in mind, there are a number of reasons to visit the US in during the Christmas period as this is the perfect way to experience Christmas with the family whilst making memories that will last a lifetime. Where will you be visiting first?