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Summer or winter, North America offers a huge selection of beautiful natural scenery from pristine white sand beaches to lakes and spectacular mountains where you can have the vacation of a lifetime. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing weekend at the beach or a week of fly-fishing in the mountains, you have a wide selection of locations from which to choose.
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Florida is a famous winter vacation destination. It offers sun, sand and all the water sports you can think of as a getaway from the winter blues. Boating, fishing, diving and snorkeling are just the beginning of the activities that are available. Key West offers a Sunset Celebration every evening with live music, street performers, open-air bars and cafes all with the gorgeous sunset as the backdrop. You could also spend a weekend in Miami and enjoy the non-stop nightlife and world-class people watching on South Beach.
Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada, offers summer and winter fun, including angling and fly-fishing, backpacking and trekking through the Canadian Rockies and spectacular mountain biking. Bird watching is also a great pastime in the spring and summer. For the experienced canoeist, there is the Bow River with its calm waters. It offers a beautiful experience in the outdoors. There is also horseback riding, hot springs and diving in underwater archeological sites. In the winter, skiing is king with cross-country skiing that is suitable for experts and beginners. There’s also ice skating for everyone.
On the eastern side of North America, there is the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Appalachian Trail. Tennessee is full of outdoor adventure possibilities and historical places. This is a great place for families to spend a vacation. There are activities available for everyone and accommodations with outdoor hot tubs, swimming pools and special activities arranged for children.
Would you like to spend the weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada, without giving up your outdoor activities? The Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest offers fresh mountain air and cool daily temperatures where you can enjoy log cabin charm. There are plenty of hiking and biking trails and, in the winter, skiing and snowboarding just a couple hours away from all the glitz and glamour of the Las Vegas Strip.
If visiting true wilderness is your idea of a great vacation, there are several places in Alaska that offer excellent, comfortable accommodations and give you access to Denali National Park and Mt. McKinley, which is one of the most popular outdoor adventure destinations in the world. There is also fantastic salmon and halibut fishing nearby.
Palm Springs, California is famous for golf courses, beautiful high desert scenery and luxury resorts with spas, poolside cabana bars, fitness rooms, salons and fabulous shopping. When you stroll among the world-class shops, don’t be surprised if you see a familiar face. Celebrities and movie stars have been vacationing in Palm Springs for decades.