The continent of North America is vast and is the world’s third largest. At more than 5000 miles (8000 km), running between the Arctic Circle and the Tropic of Cancer, it covers over 9 million square miles (24 millions square km).
From the United States and Canada, to Mexico and the Caribbean, travel opportunities in amazing places abound. The various climates, landscapes, and cultures found in this region are vast.
With 50 states to explore in the US, there are national parks from Hawaii and Washington, to Utah, Virginia and everywhere in between. The sights dazzle visitors as far as the eye can see. And speaking of dazzling, cities such as San Francisco, Las Vegas, New Orleans, and New York never cease to disappoint.
Canada’s breathtaking scenery attracts outdoor enthusiasts from all over the world. It’s lakes, trails, and winter sports offerings are superb. From the Northern Lights to the lights of Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto, this vast land’s cities are full of history and foodies will appreciate the range of delicious places to eat.
Mexico is one of the most popular travel destinations for North Americans, and for good reason. From its beaches to its Mayan ruins, food and friendly people, the country is steeped in unique culture everywhere you go.
The turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea beckon many to its 30 island territories and numerous reefs, cays, and inlets. Every spot has its own story to tell. If you’re a fan of sea sports or sun and sand, you can’t go wrong with a visit to the Caribbean.