Vast and varied, North America may only contain two countries but is home to a whole world of landscapes, cultures and experiences, meaning that you can find whatever you're looking for in either Canada or the USA. [See North America itinerary ideas]
Whether you're looking for sensational luxury city breaks in New York, San Francisco or Vancouver, want to revel in the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas or soak up the atmosphere and music in Chicago, Montreal, New Orleans or Seattle, you'll be spoilled for choice.
Away from the cities take a road trip or great railway journey to explore larger tracts of the country. Get off the highway and explore the wild spaces of Banff, Jasper and Whistler in Canada or Hawaii, Yellowstone National Park and Yosemite in the USA.
Watch for wildlife in Churchill or Alaska and look out for natural wonders in British Columbia such as the Queen Charlotte Islands. Visit Niagara Falls in Canada or the Grand Canyon in the States or simply take to the beaches of California or Florida.
Whatever you're looking to see and do, North America's cultures, landscapes and adventure opportunities will fulfil your wanderlust.
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North America Travel
Once derided by Voltaire as just a few acres of snow, Canada is so much more. The second largest country in the world, it is sparsely populated and has vast tracts of wilderness to explore. Canada's four major cities each have their own character. Montréal has …
The USA covers the heart of North America. From Mexico in the south all the way to Canada in the north; the 48 states of the continental US offer amazing diversity, natural beauty, great cities and unrivalled hospitality. Add in the striking landscapes of Alaska and …