United States Experiences
Watch wild horses run free on our beaches as they have for 400 years, or get a new view of the coast from atop a lighthouse or ferry. Stroll the streets of an 18th-century settlement, visit America’s largest home at Biltmore, or tee off at an iconic golf course. Here too, you’ll see places where characters came to life, from real-life pirate hideouts and music halls, to spots featured in blockbuster movies and TV shows.
Immerse into the United State's history and culture, here are a few highlighted suggestions to make your vacation special:
Endless outdoor adventure, world-class golf, unparalleled shopping, vibrant cultures, historic landmarks and amazing art scenes are just the beginning of all the things you can see, do and experience in Arizona. Vast, magnificent and inarguably beautiful, the Grand Canyon is easily Arizona's most distinguishable landmark - and a natural wonder that you simply have ot see to believe. Stretching 277 miles form end to end, rocky walls descent more than a mile to the canyon's floor, where the wild Colorado River traces a swift course southwest.
Explore the homes of your favorite movie stars, learn the intricacies of showbiz at Universal Studios, or explore the past with at Medieval Times. Discover the variety Los Angeles has to offer from Hollywood Boulevard to Beverly Hills swank. With a variety of exciting excursions, global cuisine, world-class shopping, museums, theater and stunning beaches, this Southern California destination will not disappoint.
Napa and Sonoma
Known for their incredible wineries, Napa and Sonoma offer travelers a country getaway full of options. Explore unique wine cellars, vineyards set among rolling hills, and Sonoma State Historic Park. Enjoy boutique shopping, a wine train ride through the countryside, premium golf courses, or a hot air balloon ride for a new perspective.
Discover the vast variety San Diego offers, from a world-class zoo and aircraft museum to the mesmerizing marine animals of SeaWorld. With an endless supply of beaches, fabulous downtown area and a variety of shopping and dining options San Diego offers endless fun for the whole family.
Enjoy an open-top excursion through the heart of San Francisco, explore Alcatraz Island, or relax with a sunset dinner cruise. From the Golden Gate Bridge to the beautiful city lights, Ghiradelli Square, Fisherman's Wharf and Pier 39 - San Francisco offers infinite possibilities.
A world-class destination with outdoor adventures from skiing to biking and a flair for arts and culture, but still maintains a small-town charm. Aspen truly is a unique diamond nestled in the rough of the Rocky Mountains that has a knack for bringing big city features to you in a way that defies ordinary. Enjoy a day on the mountain in the winter or a bike ride along the Rio Grande Trail in the summer, fantastic food, incredible environment, but most of all great people...that's what Aspen is all about.
Step away from the hustle and bustle into the secluded luxury of three alpine villages in one at Beaver Creek. At the foot of Beaver Creek Mountain, the unique village-to-village ski system and ski-in/ski-out accommodations of Beaver Creek Village and neighboring Bachelor Gulch and Arrowhead Villages make it almost unnecessary to remove your skis! The mountain offers groomed slopes and world class competitions, including the Birds of Prey World Cup, as well as an array of summer activities.
Fall in love with Miami both by city and water, from stunning beaches and enchanting nightlife to the culture and cuisine of Little Havana. View iconic buildings, museums and monuments, indulge in world-class shopping or choose a jungle encounter or boat experience. There is so much to do in this magical beach side city.
Discover all Naples has to offer, from downtown shopping and dining to lovely historic architecture. Experience a new pace of life at this friendly beach town offering incredible sunsets, championship golf and the untamed tropical wilderness of The Everglades.
Meet the fascinating marine life of SeaWorld, enjoy a day of adventure at Universal Studios Orlando, or stroll through the breathtaking grounds of Busch Gardens ... not to mention the ever popular Disney World - theme parks abound in this destination. Orlando and the surrounding area offer non-stop fun and nature exploration.
Enjoy a fascinating array of cultural venues, sample the culinary masterworks of celebrity chef-owned restaurants, fish or dive in the Gulf-Stream-warmed waters or just soak up some sunshine on its' pristine beaches. Palm Beach has everything your heart desires from trendy shopping downtown to a vibrant nightlife.
Top attractions abound in this city including Millennium Park, home to the famous Cloud Gate statue, Willis Tower and the John Hancock Center/Observatory. Popular stops for children include Lincoln Park Zoo, home to a dizzying array of exotic creatures and the Chicago Children's Museum. Explore the Art Institute of Chicago, Oriental Institute Museum, catch a Chicago Cubs game at Wrigley Field, ride the Ferris wheel at Navy Pier or indulge in world-class shopping on The Magnificent Mile ... the possibilities are endless.
An extremely fascinating city steeped in a history of influences from Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond, its truly a melting pot of culture, food and music. You'll find bowls filled with gumbo, the enticing beat from a jazz club, historic neighborhoods with tales of ghost stories and voodoo and tantalizing festivals throughout the year. Take in the Big Easy's charm during Mardi Gras, delve into the swamp lands to spy alligators or just enjoy the street performers in the French Quarter and on Bourbon Street. Excitement awaits!
A wonderful blend of stylish sophistication and historic New England charm, uncover Boston's history with a walk down the famous Freedom Trail, savor specialty clam chowder on the pier, shop upscale boutiques on Newbury Street or explore the HarborWalk. What better way to view Boston than by sea? Choose from a lighthouse cruise, whale watching cruise, brunch cruise, Cape Cod cruise and more. You'll take spectacular photos and learn the past and culture of this historical American city.
There is so much to do in Lake Tahoe both in summer and winter. Waterski, fish and kayak the lake during the warmer months or explore the area with hiking and mountain biking. Then zip up your jacket for thrilling downhill skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiling each winter. For indoor action, take in one of the many casinos, delight in fine cuisine or enjoy a concert or musical event.
The Entertainment Captial - whether you are seeking concert events, dazzling acrobatic shows, laugh out loud comedians or somewhere to dance the night away ... Las Vegas delivers. With 24/7 excitment, non-stop gaming, famous magicians and every type of cuisine imaginable, there's never a dull moment in the city of adventure. Head outside the city and soar over the dazzling lights of Vegas or the warm colors of the Grand Canyon with an exciting helicopter ride or a trip to Hoover Dam. The possiblities are endless.
New York City
Home to some of the world's most recognizable, cherished landmarks and attractions, from Times Square and Centarl Park to the Empire State Building and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The island of Manhattan packs more famous icons into one compact area than any other place on earth; and that's to say nothing of the City's four other boroughs - The Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island. Visit your favorite attractions with a New York pass offering everything from the Museum of Modern Art and Empire State Building Observatory to BODIES...The Exhibition and an excursion through Rockefeller Center. Or you can head to the water for a delightful cruise and new perspective on the Big Apple.
Summer activities abound with nonstop activity such as lift-served mountain biking, hiking and scenic chairlift rides, Summer Adventure Camp for children and music-filled evenings at Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater. Enjoy award-winning cuisine served on the outdoor decks or a Gourmet Picnic Basket during an evening concerts. Highly rated by SKI Magainze, first-class amenities such as uniformed ski valets, groomed-to-perfection slopes, award-winning cuisine, onsite childcare and convenient lift await. Enjoy The Greatest Snow On Earth® with an annual average of 300 inches blanketing Deer Valley’s six mountains – Little Baldy Peak, Bald Eagle, Bald, Flagstaff, Empire and Lady Morgan – offering a thrilling day for skiers of all abilities.
Check out Seattle’s Space Needle, stroll through Pike Place Market, or visit boutique shops downtown. Don’t miss the breathtaking nature of the surrounding area – from Alki Beach to the giant ferns of Snoqualmie Falls. Offering natural, historical, cultural and recreational oppotunities, Seattle is home to a vibrant mix of attractions that will satisfy every traveler from the top of the Space Needle to the threill of Orcas, there's no end to the fun things to do.
Enjoy an insightful excursion through our nation's capitol - both by day and by night. View the White House, Pentagon and Washington Monument, then explore Georgetown, Arlington Cemetery, Washington National Cathedral and more.
Complete your vacation experience with our nation's most sought-after activities, events and excursions. We offer everything from exciting helicopter tours to romantic dinner cruises and captivating entertainment. Contact your travel advisor to learn about the finest experiences available through Journese.