Explore a world of adventure with the range of exciting American city breaks flying direct from Manchester Airport. With so many American holiday destinations on offer, from the style and glamour of Los Angeles and Las Vegas, to the inspiring sight of the State of Liberty in New York, you'll find your perfect American city break.
Standing tall amidst the hypnotic beauty of the New York skyline, the Statue of Liberty is one of the most recognisable symbols of liberty in the world. For decades it has overseen the frenzy of innovation and creation that has made New York one of the most popular travel destinations in the world.
Constantly proclaimed by its residents as the greatest city in the world, New York is the original melting pot of cultures, class and style. It wrote the book on city living, with the thriving arts and music scene of Broadway theatre district and proudly boasts some of the most important events on the international social calendar, including the internationally renowned New York fashion week. The brave explorer can take to the New York streets and sample the fine cuisine of almost every culture on earth, or get away from it all by slipping in the urban oasis of Central Park.
From the young, to the young-at-heart, the magic and excitement of this theme park paradise will provide a hint of magic for the whole family. Not only does this sun-drench holiday hotspot play host to both the Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando theme parks, but the natural beauty and climate provide the perfect setting for you to relax and unwind.
If you can pull yourself away from the wonder and excitement of Orlando's many theme parks you'll discover an enchanting landscape of sun-kissed beaches, world-class golf courses and extensive fine-dining and family eating options
A celebration of excess, Las Vegas is the ultimate American playground. This thriving oasis, hidden away in the midst of the Nevada Desert, has everything to offer and more. From all-you-can-eat buffets and gourmet fine-dining, to boutique fashion stores and world-class sporting events, the excitement and allure of Las Vegas will always leave you wanting more.
During the daylight hours visitors can shop, eat and relax in style in one of the many luxury hotel-casinos across the city. But in Las Vegas the party only begins when the sun goes down and no matter the hour visitors can try their luck in any one of the outstandingly glamorous hotel-casinos, catch a show with a world-renowned Elvis impersonator or celebrate in style until the sun comes up over the neon signs of the Las Vegas strip.
Mountain views, city buzz and idyllic beach: LA has the lot. Renowned for its film-star residents, historic studios and yearly glam fest that is the Oscars, Los Angeles is the silver screen’s spiritual home.
Relax with a fruit cocktail beside the pristine palms of Venice Beach, follow the stars on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame, and spot famous faces in Beverley Hills. Finish the day with a sunset stroll into the Hollywood hills.
The American capital Washington DC is a beacon of western civilisation, buzzing with the history and culture of the American people, as well as the daily business of the modern American political hub.
From the inspiring sights of the White House and Lincoln memorial, to the suffusion of arts, history and innovation of the 19 museums that make up the Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC stands as a proud testament to its people. But far from just a promenade of politics and monuments Washington DC hosts a selection of outstanding night-life venues and inspired cosmopolitan cuisine.
Glamour, glitz and a cool city edge all swathed in an exhilarating tropical climate: welcome to Miami. With its art deco seafront, ice-cool hangouts, street-wise urban neighbourhoods and sweeping golden sands, Miami is one vibrant character.
Marvel at the glinting glass skyscrapers of Downtown, delight in the Cuban flavours of Little Havana, and kick back on powdery sands in one of America’s most stylish and engaging cities.
With bags of history and a distinctly European feel, Boston is one of America’s most unique cities. Its compact streets are delightfully easy to traverse on foot; one stroll can take in fascinating historic monuments, pretty parks and some of the finest museums in the world.
Wander the leafy sidewalks of Beacon Hill, tuck into an authentic Italian feast in North End and relax with a coffee in Back Bay. Come autumn time the area’s fall foliage is incredible.
Natural splendour and uninhibited city living ensure the Golden Gate city is a must visit during any Northern Californian adventure. Always at the forefront of the latest trends in technology, fashion and literature, San Francisco harnesses the radical and the sublime in all who visit its fog-laden mystique and walking friendly hill surrounds.
A famed dining scene ensures there is plenty on offer when seeking out trendy bars or sumptuous dishes arranged with locally farmed organic produce, after which a selection of vintage saloons and inviting speakeasy establishments supply Wine Country fare for a night to remember.
A 5.5 million population within a thriving metropolis gives credence to many who consider Atlanta to be the unofficial capital of the South. Cultural influences range from the increasingly star-studded appeal of Hollywood productions, to African-American history in which the city was a prominent feature during the Civil Rights movement and where Martin Luther King called home.
This former railroad town has grown up to provide travellers with a veritable dining extravaganza at the behest of internationally acclaimed chefs, while top tourist attractions include the High Museum of Art, Georgia Aquarium, and the College Football Hall of Fame.