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Cleveland — 1 night

Forest City

A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): catch a live performance at Severance Hall, see the interesting displays at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and then contemplate the long history of West Side Market. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at The Cleveland Museum of Art.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Cleveland trip planner.

Newark to Cleveland is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in May, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Columbus.
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Columbus — 1 night

The Discovery City

More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Columbus travel tool.

Getting from Cleveland to Columbus by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 54°F. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll travel to Cincinnati.
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Cincinnati

The Queen of the West

Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S. city that left a favorable impression on one of its most famous 19th-century visitors, English author Charles Dickens.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): let the kids burn off some steam at George Rogers Clark Park and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Cincinnati planning tool.

Getting from Columbus to Cincinnati by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in May, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Knoxville.
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Knoxville — 3 nights

Marble City

A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): make a trip to Market Square, then take an in-depth tour of East Tennesse Historical Society, then take in nature's colorful creations at UT Gardens, and finally stroll around High Ground Park & River Bluff Wildlife Area. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Rockefeller Memorial, cruise along Newfound Gap Road, then sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, then sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, and finally see the interesting displays at Titanic Museum Attraction.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Knoxville road trip tool.

You can drive from Cincinnati to Knoxville in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In May in Knoxville, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 57°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Atlanta.
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Atlanta — 2 nights

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Atlanta Botanical Garden, then enjoy breathtaking views from Jackson Street Bridge, then meet the residents at Georgia Aquarium, and finally contemplate the long history of Centennial Olympic Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlanta trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Knoxville to Atlanta takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Atlanta are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to fly to New Orleans.
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New Orleans — 3 nights

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for New Orleans using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to New Orleans takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Atlanta in May, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 70°F by day to 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Houston.
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Houston — 1 day

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): let the kids burn off some steam at Discovery Green and then tee off at Hermann Park.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Houston online journey maker.

You can fly from New Orleans to Houston in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans in May, expect nights in Houston to be about the same, around 68°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 84°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to fly to Austin.
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Austin — 3 nights

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, take some stellar pictures from Mount Bonnell, then take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, then see the interesting displays at LBJ Presidential Library, and finally deepen your understanding at University of Texas at Austin. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Congress Avenue Bridge Bat Watching, trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, admire the striking features of Texas State Capitol, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's Cathedral, and finally admire the landmark architecture of The Driskill.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Austin trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Houston to Austin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Austin, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to San Antonio.
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San Antonio — 1 night

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral and then find something for the whole family at SeaWorld.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Antonio vacation planner.

You can drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in San Antonio are 93°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to fly to El Paso.
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El Paso — 1 night

On the 3rd (Sat), steep yourself in history at San Jacinto Plaza and then explore the world behind art at El Paso Museum of Art.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our El Paso trip planning tool.

You can fly from San Antonio to El Paso in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from San Antonio, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in El Paso, ranging from highs of 99°F to lows of 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Fe.
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Santa Fe — 2 nights

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): get impressive views of Jemez Mountains and then take in breathtaking views at Bandelier National Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Loretto Chapel, visit Canyon Road, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Fe Cathedral Park and Monument, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza.

For where to stay and more tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip planner.

You can drive from El Paso to Santa Fe in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, Santa Fe is slightly colder than El Paso - with highs of 89°F and lows of 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Denver.
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Denver — 3 nights

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Denver: Colorado Springs (Garden of the Gods & Michael Garman Museum & Gallery) and Pikes Peak - America's Mountain (in Cascade). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at The International Church of Cannabis, look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, and examine the collection at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Denver day trip tool.

Fly from Santa Fe to Denver in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Santa Fe, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Denver, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can fly to Salt Lake City.
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Salt Lake City — 1 night

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Assembly Hall and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City trip planner.

You can fly from Denver to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Denver in June, expect Salt Lake City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 89°F and 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Las Vegas.
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Las Vegas — 3 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, sightseeing, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, shop like a local with The Strip, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Salt Lake City in June, with highs in Las Vegas at 103°F and lows at 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to San Diego.
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San Diego — 2 nights

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens. On the next day, see the interesting displays at San Diego Air & Space Museum and then get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read San Diego trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Diego takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in June, plan for much colder days in San Diego, with highs around 73°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 64°F. You will leave for Los Angeles on the 15th (Thu).
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Los Angeles — 7 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, &more). Pack the 16th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, admire the masterpieces at Norton Simon Museum, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and immerse yourself in nature at Topanga State Park.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. While traveling from San Diego, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 62°F. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to San Francisco.
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San Francisco — 3 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then stop by Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco tour planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, San Francisco is little chillier than Los Angeles - with highs of 71°F and lows of 55°F. You will leave for Portland on the 25th (Sun).
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Portland — 2 nights

City of Roses

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, then take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, then admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and finally look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Portland online vacation planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Portland in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, expect nights in Portland to be about the same, around 56°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Seattle.
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Seattle — 1 night

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 27th (Tue), wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Seattle online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Portland to Seattle in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Seattle, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can fly to Boise.
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Boise — 1 night

City of Trees

From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): hike along Boise River Greenbelt.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Boise travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Seattle to Boise by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle to Boise, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in June, expect nights in Boise to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 85°F. On the 29th (Thu), you're off to Billings.
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Billings — 1 night

Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Billings holiday app.

You can fly from Boise to Billings in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Boise, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Billings, ranging from highs of 80°F to lows of 54°F. You'll set off for Sioux Falls on the 30th (Fri).
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Sioux Falls — 1 night

Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. state of South Dakota. To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sioux Falls online attractions planner.

You can fly from Billings to Sioux Falls in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Billings to Sioux Falls is 1 hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 58°F. On the 1st (Sat), you're off to Minneapolis.
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Minneapolis — 1 night

The City of Lakes

Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): buy something for everyone on your list at Mall of America and then take in the dramatic scenery at Minnehaha Park.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Minneapolis vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Sioux Falls to Minneapolis takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Minneapolis, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to fly to Madison.
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Madison

The City of Four Lakes

Madison might be the capital of Wisconsin, but students rather than politicians give the city its identity.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Owens Conservation Park and then admire the natural beauty at Olbrich Botanical Gardens.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Madison road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Minneapolis to Madison takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Madison sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Milwaukee.
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Milwaukee — 2 nights

Brew City

Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): stop by The Spice House.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Milwaukee online tour planner.

Drive from Madison to Milwaukee in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Milwaukee sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Chicago.
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Chicago — 2 nights

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 4th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Reliance Building, then walk around Millennium Park, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally try out the rides at Navy Pier. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, then get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, then ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Chicago travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Milwaukee to Chicago takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Chicago are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Detroit.
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Detroit — 2 nights

The Motor City

Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): stop by Shinola Bicycles, see the interesting displays at The Henry Ford, and then get engrossed in the history at Greenfield Village. Keep things going the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Detroit RiverFront, then contemplate the long history of Motown Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Detroit Institute of Arts, and finally walk around Belle Isle Park.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Detroit itinerary planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Detroit in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Detroit due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Detroit can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. On the 8th (Sat), you're off to Buffalo.
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Buffalo — 1 night

Queen City

The most populous city in the state after New York, Buffalo serves as the gateway to Niagara Falls and Canada for many travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Canalside.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Buffalo tour itinerary planning website.

Fly from Detroit to Buffalo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July in Buffalo, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 63°F at night. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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United States travel guide

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More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
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