Working as a tour leader for TrekAmerica, I often end up hearing of things that my Trekkers wished they'd brought along on their trips. Sometimes you don't even think something will be useful until you're actually out there on the road.
Camping under the stars, saving your cash by staying in a hostel or snoozing in a hotel bed? Cooking up a storm or dining out with new friends? Small and intimate, or loads of people to meet? Our Original tours and brand new Plus tours go head to head…
Over the years, we’ve given you the very best of the USA, Canada and Central America. Once in a lifetime experiences that you won’t stop talking about are totally our bag.
If you're travelling via New Orleans with us, one activity on our tours that never fails to impress is a stop-off at Dr. Wagner's Honey Island Swamp Tours to take a peek at the amazing Louisiana swamp wildlife. (Yep, that includes alligators!)
Part of any adventure with TrekAmerica involves lots of what we like to call "quality van time".
Love it or hate it, at one point or another on your trip to America, you'll probably find yourself inside a Wal-Mart. They are gigantic warehouses of stuff sold really cheap prices.
There's a reason nearly 5 million people visit the Grand Canyon every single year – it's absolutely amazing.
Like many countries, the East Coast of the USA has pitted itself against firm rivals the West Coast in a battle of wills. Whether it be Lakers against 76ers or the Cosmo cocktail versus the West Coast Cooler, each side of the USA has always wanted to outdo the other.
As much as we're all about putting your phone in your pocket and experiencing everything through your own eyes, sometimes you just gotta snap that view, right?
Whether you're a pop lover, heavy rocker or a jazz aficionado, the States' rich musical history and culture truly has something for everyone.