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United States of America

17 Oct 2013
Debt deal means US attractions can return to normal
The striking of a deal between Democrats and Republicans has signalled the end of the US shutdown, which is good news for holidaymakers...
14 Oct 2013
Major US tourist attractions reopen
A number of significant US landmarks are reopening after a government budget crisis forced them to close. The Grand Canyon and Sta...
27 Sep 2013
US rules on in-flight devices to relax
People booking flights to the US in the coming months could see airline regulations regarding the use of electronic devices like smartp...
19 Sep 2013
Travel bodies urge US govt to speed up arrivals
A host of major travel organisations have called on the US government to improve the entry process to the country, which currently sees...
20 Aug 2013
Florida offers yoga paddleboarding
Anyone planning a holiday in Florida who's looking for something a little different to try during their getaway should consider boo...
29 Apr 2013
Sample Sarasota at a foodie festival in June
Want to experience Florida without going in for the whole theme park package? Try Sarasota County, often described as the 'hidden&#...
11 Apr 2013
Learn about an American icon in Maryland
Visitors to Maryland are being urged to learn more about an American icon now that the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Mon...
4 Apr 2013
Top US islands revealed
The top ten holiday islands in the USA have been named, with the little-known San Juan Island in Washington taking first place. Sa...
28 Mar 2013
Major events taking place in the Great Lakes this summer
Visitors to the Great Lakes region of the USA this summer will be able to enjoy myriad exciting events.In July and August, the Tall Shi...
14 Mar 2013
US tourist board launches sports calendar
Brand USA has teamed up with the TV channel ESPN to create an online sports calendar for tourists.Visitors to the newest section of Dis...