The USA is synonymous for everything bigger and better – big skies, gigantic skyscrapers, extraordinary sprawling National Park and some of the best road trips in the world. If you have never visited the U.S.A before, then your curiosity should have got the better of you by now! Here are some of the many beautiful reasons why you should get your EVUS form updated and start exploring this astonishing country…
It’s a cultural melting pot
The United States is a comparatively new country built from mostly people emigrating from all over the world with the intention of building a better life. Some brought their families but others come nothing but determination and this is why many people call America a “melting pot” of cultures – the beginning of the soup pot of America melting together. Which is one of the many things we love about this extraordinary country – the adventure to witness such a big country made up of so people who have such varied and unique ways of living! Also check out this great guide to the best places to visit in the USA.
You can learn about America’s fascinating history
Okay this may sound like an exaggeration, but the U.S alone harbours more than an astonishing 36,000 museums. This museum offers a wide range of historical facts: from the art galleries, ancient monuments all the way to war memorials. No matter the city you visit in the U.S, there will always be museum for you to explore. Some will give you an idea on the rich American history, while there are also other museums that mainly focus on the current innovations that will have a major impact in America’s future. Visit, learn and soak up all that wonderful knowledge!
The beautiful hidden gems
As a tourist, you may be tempted to think that it is only the American cities that have too much to offer. But there are also a number of less known places that are actually worth checking out. Far in the farmlands, there are several attractive towns and attractions that you can’t afford to miss. There are also some amazing restaurants and some abandoned sites that can easily be missed if you’re not an expert explorer. There’s definitely a chance for you to discover some of the hidden gold among the things that seem to have no value at all. Haven’t got the time to work it all out?
With so many people from different cultures and ethical backgrounds living in the United States, there is no doubt that the food is also diverse. Besides the classic American dishes, there’s also a wide range of restaurants that offer traditional food from other countries. The Mexican meals available in the U.S may not be prepared the same way as what you will find in Mexico, but they are still delicious! Whatever you feel like eating, you’ll be sure to find them in different restaurants available across the States.
The beautiful scenery
This one is a no-brainer. When it comes to landscapes, the U.S offers an exceptional and diverse collection of jaw-dropping scenery, from Joshua Park and Yosemite to El Matador in Los Angeles (all pictured above). Opt for an epic USA road trip and you will see a number of rolling hills, mountain ranges and striking deserts. The lush greenery, miles of unspoilt wilderness and deep blue oceans that make up most of this country are truly unrivalled and no matter where you travel within the United States, you’ll be truly captivated by Mother Nature – we promise!
Their eclectic range of styles
The United States is one of the leading countries in the fashion design industry (along with France, the UK, Italy and Japan) and we love the way that in each city in the U.S is has its own unique way of defining fashion. From the vintage boutique stores in Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles to the high-end style in Upper Manhattan the tastes seen to reflect the city’s own ideals. Discover each style as you make your journey through!
Experience a new way of life
If your main intention is to visit the U.S and return to your home country when your visa expires, you won’t get the whole experience you would have otherwise received when relocating. However, you will be privileged enough to know the way things are done and the true feeling of being in the world’s most captivating country. Considering that the U.S is home for people from different backgrounds, you will easily interact with them and appreciate different cultures. At the end, you may realize that you either want to do you stuff the American way! It’s quite an enticing way of life!
The thriving tourism
The USA is well set up to receive its many visitors – tourism is a large industry here which serves millions of international and domestic tourists yearly. Besides having a number of world-famous tourist attractions, the U.S also has a wide range of under-the-radar places to visit and some very trendy hotels too that offer some superb accommodation options to visitors.