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  • 1 Balboa Park Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    Plaza de Panama USA - San Diego, CA 92101

    San Diego's cultural focal point is a 1,200-acre park rising immediately to the north of downtown. Velvet lawns, lush gardens and century-old shade trees harbor a world-renowned zoo, outdoor and indoor performance spaces, and a wealth of diverse muse..

  • 2 The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    411 Elm St. USA - Dallas, TX 75202

    On November 22, 1963, alleged assassin Lee Harvey Oswald fired shots at President John F. Kennedy from this level of the former Texas School Book Depository building. Today the entire 9,000sq-ft floor holds a moving tribute to Kennedy's life, career ..

  • 3 Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    USA - Palm Springs, CA 92262

    Revolving, 80-passenger gondolas with picture windows ascend the vertiginous face of the San Jacinto range on cables suspended from five towers anchored in the rocky slope. The journey (10min) from the bottom station (2,643ft above sea level) to the ..

  • 4 The Alamo Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Archaeological and historical sites

    300 Alamo Plaza at Crockett St. USA - San Antonio, TX 78205-2606

    The symbolic "Cradle of Texas Liberty" fronts a busy plaza in the heart of downtown. Mission San Antonio de Valero-known as The Alamo (Spanish for "cottonwood")-is an enduring symbol of Texas and one of the most photographed build..

  • 5 Gilcrease Museum Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    1400 Gilcrease Museum Rd. USA - Tulsa, OK 74127-2105

    The world's largest collection of art of the American West, the Gilcrease exhibits paintings, drawings, prints and sculptures by more than 400 artists-with significant holdings of works by Frederic Remington, Charles Russell, Albert Bierstadt, George..

  • 6 Golden Gate Bridge Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Lincoln Blvd. And US-101 USA - San Francisco, CA 94129

    Stretching across the narrow strait of the Golden Gate above the swirling union of the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, this elegant Art Deco suspension bridge remains one of San Francisco's most beloved symbols. Yet it elicited passionate emotio..

  • 7 Lombard Street Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    USA - San Francisco, CA 94133

    Among San Francisco's most photographed tourist attractions, the 1000 block of Lombard Street boasts eight switchbacks in its one-block descent from Hyde to Leavenworth. The block's natural 27 percent grade was gentled to 16 percent in 1922, when cob..

  • 8 Universal Studios Hollywood Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Industrial tourism and theme park

    100 Universal City Plaza USA - Universal City, CA 91608

    Part fully functioning film and television studio, part live-entertainment complex and amusement park, 420-acre Universal Studios Hollywood sprawls across and down a hillside overlooking the San Fernando Valley, 3mi northwest of Hollywood Boulevard. ..

  • 9 The Heard Museum Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    2301 N. Central Ave. USA - Phoenix, AZ 85004-1323

    Devoted to Native American culture and art, especially Southwest tribes, this fine museum contains 10 exhibition galleries and 32,000 works of art. Arches, colonnades and courtyards are hallmarks of Spanish Colonial architecture. The story of its 192..

  • 10 Yellowstone National Park Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    USA - Mammoth, WY 82190

    The earth is a living force in Yellowstone, its dynamic natural features laid bare. Set aside primarily for its geological features-the brilliant, multicolored hot pools and lively geysers, and the dramatic Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone-the park's ..

  • 11 Pikes Peak Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    USA - Colorado Springs, CO 80809

    At 14,110ft elevation, Pikes Peak is not the highest mountain in the US nor even Colorado. But it is arguably the most imposing high peak, probably the most famous, definitely the most accessible. Named in 1806 by Army Lieutenant Zebulon Pike, who de..

  • 12 Mesa Verde National Park Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    US-160. 9 miles East of Cortez USA - Cortez, CO 81330

    The first US national park to preserve the works of man (as opposed to nature), Mesa Verde was created by Congress on September 29, 1906. Today it attracts over 650,000 annual visitors, most of them in summer, when they can walk through five major cl..

  • 13 Olympic National Park Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    600 E. Park Ave. USA - Port Angeles, WA 98362

    The 922,000-acre Olympic National Park was designated an International Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 1976 and recognized as a World Heritage Site in 1981. The Olympic Forest Reserve, which included most of the forested land on the Olympic Peninsula,..

  • 14 Bellagio Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    3600 Las Vegas Blvd. S USA - Las Vegas, NV 89109

    try your hand at a game of Texas Hold 'em or 7 Card Stud in the smoke-free Poker Room.;When Steve Wynn opened the $1.7-billion Bellagio in October 1998 (it's now owned by MGM Mirage), he created a place of ideal beauty and comfort. Considered one of ..

  • 15 The Venetian Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Industrial tourism and theme park

    3355 Las Vegas Blvd. S. USA - Las Vegas, NV 89109

    Never been to Venice? Don't despair! St. Mark's Square, the stately Doge's Palace, the Campanile and the Grand CanalHH are all closer than you think-at the elegant Venetian in Las Vegas. The world's largest all-suite hotel and convention complex, the..

  • 16 Taos Pueblo Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Archaeological and historical sites

    USA - Taos, NM 87571

    The oldest and best-known New Mexico pueblo has been designated a World Heritage Site, of enduring value to mankind, by the United Nations. A visit is a step back in time. Although Pueblo Indian ruins are found throughout the Southwest, here the site..

  • 17 National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    1700 NE 63rd St. USA - Oklahoma City, OK 73111-7906

    Collections from saddles and barbed wire to contemporary art are presented in this outstanding museum. The grand entrance opens onto The End of the Trail (1915, James Earle Fraser), a famous 18ft plaster sculpture of a lone Indian rider on a weary ho..

  • 18 The Strip Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Towns and villages

    2000-4000 blocks of Las Vegas Blvd. S USA - Las Vegas, NV 89109

    This 4.5mi stretch of urban highway-extending from the Stratosphere in the north to Mandalay Bay Resort in the south-embraces Las Vegas' greatest concentration of resorts and casinos.

  • 19 Museum of Indian Arts and Culture Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    710 Camino Lejo USA - Santa Fe, NM 87505-7511

    A multimedia exhibit--Here, Now and Always--highlights the cultural history and lifestyles of New Mexico's Pueblo, Navajo and Apache tribes and features items from a collection of 70,000 artifacts, including basketry, jewelry, textiles and rugs. The ..

  • 20 Oklahoma City National Memorial Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Archaeological and historical sites

    620 N. Harvey Ave. at NW 5th St. USA - Oklahoma City, OK 73102-3032

    With its two massive gates, reflecting pool and 168 empty glass-and-granite chairs, this memorial stands as a solemn reminder of the April 19, 1995, terrorist bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building that killed 168 men, women and children. T..

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