Travel blog - USA

San Luis Obispo

How to Make the Most of Your Time in California

USA
Cruising down the Pacific Coast Highway from San Francisco to Los Angeles is one of the most iconic experiences in California. But when you’re not behind the wheel, or soaking up the rugged coastal vi...
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Kualoa Ranch, Oahu, Hawaii

On Location: 7 of the Best Movies Filmed in Hawaii

USA
With its volcanic landscapes, bountiful beaches and world-class surf, Hawaii is a paradise in many ways. It’s no surprise, then, that the tropical archipelago has captured the attention of many a stud...
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A Guided Tour of Oahu, Hawaii

USA
Brangelina. Bennifer. Tomkat. Combining the names of a celebrity couple seems to doom their union to failure. But what’s true in Hollywood is not true in travel, where one clumsy portmanteau insists o...
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Big Sur, California

Hoppy Days: A California Craft Beer Road Trip

USA
“The whole modern-day craft beer movement kicked off in California, with breweries like San Francisco’s Anchor and Sierra Nevada in Chico leading the charge. This history, and the fact that the state ...
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The Best Foods I Ate in the USA

I’ve been a bit spoilt with my USA travels this year. In fact, I’ve spent nearly a month over the pond in total, explored five states, six cities and three national parks, while also making a little f...
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Golden Gate Bridge in the fog, California

An Expert's Guide to California

USA
Flight Centre’s California Expert Rachel Newton has worked at Flight Centre for four years and has been to California five times. She says: ”Anything you want in a holiday, you can find in California:...
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South Beach, Miami

7 Reasons You’ll Fall For Miami

USA
With its Latin flavour, beach culture and swanky shopping opportunities, Miami is so much more than just a Floridian port hub. In fact, it's unlike almost anywhere else in the world, making it ea...
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Las Vegas skyline

6 of the Coolest Things to Do in Las Vegas

USA
Brash, bold and larger than life – on the surface a Vegas holiday can be a bit like Marmite: you either love it or hate it. But there’s so much more to this USA desert city beyond the bright lights of...
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Lake Mcdonald, Glacier National Park

The Best Things to See and Do in Glacier National Park

USA
Located in Montana’s Rocky Mountains and along the Canadian border, Glacier National Park offers up 1,583 square miles of incredible natural scenery and beauty aplenty. Glacier-carved peaks line the h...
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The Most Beautiful Beaches in the World

 
On 8th June every year, we mark World Oceans Day, a day of celebration and awareness for the world’s oceans and the adverse effects humanity and our planet is having on them. Run by The Ocean Project,...
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Washington DC, USA

Where to Eat in Washington DC

USA
Often misrepresented as a place for politics not play, Washington, DC is bursting with creativity and tasty bites. Here, our local food fanatic – Vina Sananikone – reveals her favourite finds... Beyon...
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6 of the Best Wildlife Experiences on the Planet

We don’t call ourselves Travel Experts for nothing at Flight Centre! Our teams have travelled – and continue to travel – all over the world, experiencing different cultures, cuisines and landscapes. A...
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