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North America Travel Guides

I’ll be honest, travelling to North America has never had a huge appeal for me. I’ve always seen Canada and the US as fairly similar to Europe, and have always been more attracted to more exotic destinations.

However after seeing some of the incredible natural landscapes in North America I easily changed my mind. I explored parts of the US and Canada, but want to go back and see more of the great outdoors there.

In this section you will find travel tips for the following countries.

Just click on the country that you want to find out more about! Or keep scrolling to read my latest North America posts.

Santa Barbara 2-Day Itinerary – How To Spend 2 Awesome Days in Santa Barbara

  A hidden gem in California, and often referred to as “America’s Riviera”, Santa Barbara lies between Los Angeles and San Francisco and is at times overlooked by the two cities.  Santa Barbara is a quintessential beach town, packed with outdoor activities and brimming with wine tasting rooms and restaurants spread out around town.  Sandwiched …

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Los Angeles Itinerary: Plan The Perfect 5 Day Trip To LA

  Los Angeles is a vast city with a population of over 12 million and over 20 counties. It’s the home of Hollywood, palm tree silhouettes at sunset, and one of the most iconic skylines in the world. With so many things to do and all the variety of terrain that Los Angeles consists of, …

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Yosemite Itinerary: The Perfect 2-3 Day Weekend Itinerary For Yosemite National Park

The United States is filled with absolutely beautiful national parks. From the cacti-covered deserts of Joshua Tree National Park to the orange alien rock formations of Bryce Canyon, none as breathtaking, however, as Yosemite National Park. And if you’re lucky enough to live on the west coast of the US, you can get the full …

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Hikes Near Vancouver: 12 Epic Trails In The British Colombia Outdoors

Vancouver offers a fantastic balance of city life and wild outdoors. The natural surroundings are what draws many visitors to the destination. While there are plenty of things to do in Downtown Vancouver, if you’re visiting the city you just have to get outdoors. Hiking in Vancouver was one of the highlights of my trip, …

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Vancouver Bucket List: What To Do In Downtown Vancouver

Canada is the place to go if you love being outdoors. This first section about my Canadian road trip is all about Vancouver; the best things to do in the city and its surrounding areas. While the surrounding Vancouver hikes are a treat for any outdoor enthusiast, there are also plenty of Vancouver attractions to …

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The Best Winter Sun Holiday In The USA? Highlights Of St Pete & Clearwater, Florida

If you’re anything like me, once the leaves start falling you start looking for flights to warm destinations. I’m always on the lookout for the best winter sun holidays, which is why I was stoked to be invited by Visit St Pete & Clearwater to experience this beautiful part of Florida earlier this autumn. We …

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Weekend In San Francisco: How To Spend 2 Days In San Francisco

  The city of San Francisco is pretty small for a ‘big city’, but it’s packed with fun things to do, diverse people, different cultures, and spectacular foodie scene. Having lived in the Bay Area for the majority of my life, I love showing people around the city and creating unique itineraries for those who …

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USA West Coast Road Trip: 6 Places To Visit In The West Coast Of The United States Of America

Let me set the scene: I’ve just returned from a 6-month stint in California and all I get from friends is the sarcastic quip, ‘Mate, did you go to California?’ YES MATE I DID. Why were all my friends being annoying? Because I couldn’t stop talking about it; California truly is amazing. You can ski, …

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Beyond Little Havana: Cuban Influence In Miami

I recently spend a long weekend in Miami thanks to Visit Miami and Wow Air. One of the things that surprised about Miami was the heavy Cuban influence that was present pretty much everywhere; in the cuisine, the music, the bars and the overall vibe of the city. After my trip to Cuba in October I …

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Miami In A Weekend: The Best Miami Long Weekend Itinerary

  In January 2018 I was lucky enough to spend a long weekend in Miami thanks to Wow Air and Visit Miami. With its warm sunny days, glamorous beach clubs and Cuban vibes Miami was the perfect place for a long weekend getaway, especially when back home in England and Italy the weather is freezing. …

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