Winter is here bringing in the festive season. Winter in the USA is not just about a pleasant chill in the air, but is also the time of year with boundless winter holiday options. Although the metropolitan areas and big cities have their own exclusive celebrations during this season, some of USA’s lesser-known destinations offer a surprising vast range of natural, cultural, and historical holiday options. From experiencing local cultures, culinary delights and more, these destinations offer holiday celebrations with local flavour and a diverse array of backdrops and things to do, for that perfect Instagrammable holiday.
Virginia’s designation as the Birthplace of America guarantees that a visit offers a multitude of historic tours that will help you discover the Commonwealth’s – and America’s - past.
The farmer’s markets of Philadelphia are some of the most charming spots in the city. The fresh food and other produce on display show the commitment of the local community towards sustainability and organic farming.For a true localtaste of Philadelphia, be sure to visit one of the city’s many farmers markets. At each, you will not only find meat and fresh produce sourced from farms and orchards in Philadelphia’s surrounding counties, but also crafts, art, and other delicacies made within the city.
The United States of America is now welcoming international visitors to experience and discover the country’s natural wonders, vibrant cities and towns, iconic landmarks and diverse culture. From epic road trips along Route 66 to hiking spectacular trails at some of the USA’s top national parks, there’s an endless array of experiences to enjoy while keeping social distancing and safety guidelines in focus.
Those seeking to immerse themselves in art and culture (at long last!) will find San Francisco a must-visit destination in 2022. The city boasts a full and exciting slate of exhibitions, performances, and events that are as varied as San Francisco’s spectacular topography.
Famous for its natural beauty and historical sites, the beautiful Shenandoah Valley also features rich arts and culture, an abundance of locally crafted beverages, and countless opportunities for outdoor recreation, all wrapped in genuine Virginia hospitality. Here is a virtual tour of the southern portion of Virginia's renowned valley.