Let's be real - no trip to the United States of America would be complete without a sojourn to New York, which is what many believe to be the cultural heart of the country. Featured in countless films, songs, books and television shows over the years, there's a reason everyone raves about this city - you'll truly fall in love with it.
... Read moreTick off all the typical tourist destinations like Times Square and Central Park, but make sure you experience the city like a true local, too. Ask around about the best pizza and coffee places, bars and upmarket restaurants to get a culinary tour of the city. Take the time to check out some of the city's lesser-explored areas like the Rockefeller Centre's rooftop gardens, which can be seen from the top floor of the observation deck. Staten Island is also a must-visit.