Choice Villas & Apartments USA by TANDLMagazines


The combination of endless beaches,
beautiful wilderness and fun theme parks
makes the USA the top long-haul
destination for millions of British travellers.

                                                  Key West ©VisitFlorida
                                                                       theme parks in San Diego like SeaWorld and LEGOLAND or
The USA has an amazing geographical and cultural diversity and         explore South California’s expanse of perfect sandy beaches like
year-round tropical weather ideally suited to family holidays,         Pacific Beach, La Jolla and Malibu and the watersports on offer –
sightseeing excursions, honeymoons or relaxing beach retreats.         you could spend a lifetime doing this!
From the Grand Canyon in the north to the saguaro forests of the      FLORIDA is the perfect holiday destination for the entire family,
south, with the red rocks of Sedona in between, ARIZONA’S             from its sandy beaches to its breathtaking parks, Florida has
spectacular landscapes defy the imagination. Arizona divides,         everything from history to the hottest attractions.
roughly, into three geological zones: the deserts of the south and    Siesta Public Beach in Sarasota is a family-friendly beach with
west, the mountainous central highlands, and the northern             shallow waters, year-round lifeguards and the whitest sands in
Colorado Plateau, named for the river that carved a                          Florida and the Everglades National Park is the only
magnificent canyon through it. With its many outdoor
playscapes, from desert zoos and mining camps to
                                                                   The            subtropical preserve in North America, with its luscious
                                                                                     wetlands and more than 150 miles of canoeing and
state and national parks, its good, clean – well, as         Everglades               walking trails, this reserve will excite a family of
clean as horses can be – Western romps,                                                 nature lovers of all ages.
cooking programmes, astronomy camps,                    National Park is For the perfect match of history, culture and
historic parks, and more, Arizona is a great
place for kids to bring their parents!
                                                                                         beauty, travel
                                                     the only subtropical experience Florida’s–east coast andoldest
                                                                                                         Augustine the nation’s
                                                        preserve in North               city. St. Augustine amazes visitors with its ancient
From the vibrant sights of San Fransisco’s                                             cobblestone streets, quaint cafés and a host of
Chinatown, Fisherman’s Wharf, Union Square,                    America               historical landmarks and attractions, such as the
and of course the Golden Gate Bridge and Napa                                      310-year-old Castillo de San Marcos National
Valley’s vineyards to the bright lights and sounds of                          Monument, allowing you to travel back to the early
Los Angeles, home to the heart of showbusiness –                       Spanish empire in the New World.
Hollywood, you will find it hard to know where to begin in            For a taste of everything, visit Walt Disney World, where you are
CALIFORNIA! The 1000-plus miles of coastline is as good a             bound to find something to please everyone, from one of
start as any – you are likely to spot a number of marine animals      Orlando’s best shopping districts to Blizzard Beach or Epcot and
ranging from whales, otters, seals and sea lions. Visit the major     Animal Kingdom – not to mention the amazing nightlife!

                                                                                                                        Island Golf ©VisitFlorida

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    Fact file
    PASO ROBLES, is North America’s newest
    award-winning wine destination. Located in
    California’s Central Coast region mid-way
    between Los Angeles and San Francisco, it is
    swiftly emerging as the new “must do” destination
    for the wine adventurer and destination pioneer.
    Paso Robles has a fascinating history covering
    Indian lore, early California Spanish land holdings,
    Hollywood royalty and a dedicated gourmet food
    KEY WEST, Florida knows how to party like a
    fish knows how to swim. By day, tan, play
    volleyball, parasail or kayak at Smathers Beach.
    Celebrate the sunset at Mallory Square before
    dancing down to Duval Street for nightlife galore.
    Located in the heart of Hollywood adjacent to
                                                                                                                  La Jolla, San Diego ©California Tourism
    Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, MADAME
    TUSSAUDS HOLLYWOOD is now open. Set                    Tourist Office                              Did you know?
    in 11 themed areas (The Red Carpet, Party, Spirit
    of Hollywood, Westerns, Crime, Modern Classics,
                                                                         The rainy season in Florida lasts from
    Making Movies, Sport, Action Heroes, Behind the                   May–October. Late autumn, winter
    Scenes and Awards Ceremony), more than 80                         and Spring are usually sunny, dry
    figures are on display.                                                                            and temperate.
                                                           Official language English
    Florida is known for its enticing stores, malls and
    outlets filled with merchandise that is sure to        Average temperatures                        420 public beaches lie along
    delight – for some of the best SHOPPING,               Orlando: Jan 20ºC, Jul 28ºC, Oct 25ºC       California’s coastline.
    travel up the west coast to Northwest Florida.         S’Francisco: Jan 10ºC, Jul 19ºC, Oct 16ºC
    With both Destin Commons and the Silver Sands                                                      The Grand Canyon is the largest
                                                           Phoenix: Jan 13ºC, Jul 34ºC, Oct 24ºC       gorge in the world! Nearly 5 million
    Factory Stores, this is a true shopper’s paradise.
                                                           Currency Dollar                             people visit Arizona’s Grand Canyon
    DISCOVERY COVE is a tropical retreat in the
    heart of Orlando where you can swim with                                                           National Park each year.
                                                           Local time Florida GMT-5 except north-
    dolphins, snorkel among tropical fish and rays,        west Florida from Panama City Beach
    hand-feed exotic birds in a free-flight aviary and
                                                                                                       No city in Florida is more than 75
    relax on pristine beaches.                             to Pensacola which is GMT-6.                miles from either the Atlantic Ocean
                                                           Average flying time UK–Florida, 9 hours     or the Gulf of Mexico.

                   Shopping Mall, Sarasota ©VisitFlorida

                                                                                                            Grand Canyon National Park ©Arizona Tourism
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