Zion National Park is an indigenous park sited in Southwestern Utah. It encompasses an area of 229 miles. The eminent and most signifying feature of the park is the Zion Canyon, which is 24-km long and spans up to 80m. Along with its unique geography, it has a diversity of life zones which includes 289 species of birds, 75 mammals, and 32 reptiles which inhabit the desert, riparian, woodland, and coniferous forest, four life zones of the park.Read More
Category: West Coast US Attractions
A significant component of the American history, the Pearl Harbor is an inlet harbor situated on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, near the center of Pacific Ocean. It’s importance dramatically ascended after the surprise Japanese attack on 7th of December, 1941, during the World War II. Due to its exclusive location, it now serves as a United States Navy deep-water naval base, an imperative military base. It also resides the USS Arizona Memorial, the Battleship Missouri, and the Pacific Aviation Museum.
Seattle – A seaport city
Seattle is the largest city of Washington’s state. It is a beautiful seaport city with an amazing surrounding of water. It is considered to be a city of many dimensions with the seaport, evergreen forests, and mountains. It is also a beautiful city and very close to nature. You will find different National Parks here. Seattle has a worth mentioning musical record of two dozen jazz nightclubs. It is also linked with the birthplace of the rock music. Seattle is a city in the Pacific Northwest on Puget Sound. It is also home to a great tech industry Amazon and Microsoft.
Sedona – Red Rock Country – A spiritual valley with positive vibes
Red-rock buttes, prickly canyon walls, and pine forests define Sedona which is an Arizona desert town next to Flagstaff. Sedona is entirely a retreat destination where visitors find New Age shops; art galleries, spas and spiritual places. Here attraction is also in the form of an easygoing climate and lively arts community. The outer edge of the town offers bird-watching, mountaineering and picnicking spots to its visitors. Sedona is also famous for cinematic legacy because of sixty Hollywood productions including films such as Angel and the Badman, Johnny Guitar, Desert, Fury, The Last Wagon, and Blood on the Moon.
Distinguished by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, Monument Valley is a region of the wide-spreading Colorado Plateau. It is situated on the Arizona-Utah border. For tourists, the valley is reachable from the US Highway 163. Monument Valley incorporates the valley’s Navajo Tribal Park which covers an area of 91,700 acres and is a part of Navajo Territory. Here, the gigantic igneous rock buttes which rise up to the height of 300m formed by the result of rock erosions and volcanic activities. Along with the rock engravings and other cultural points of interests revealing the history and authentic culture of Native American, Monument Valley is a must-visit tourist attraction in the American southeastern region.
Old Town San Diego
Known for being the first settlement in California, the Old Town San Diego is an old neighborhood of San Diego, covering over 200-acre of land. Old Town San Diego is best known for the first European Settlement in California with a magnificent flourishment in culture. However, San Diego has been one of the most diverse towns in the state with a majority of Mexican pueblos and conquistadors. Old Town San Diego is also recognized for the 21 California Missions which were established in the region by local Christian communities. Thus, this place contains a very significant importance in history, it houses the two well-known Historic Parks – the Presidio Park and Old Town San Diego State Historic Park.
Upper Antelope Canyon
Antelope Canyon is a popular tourist attraction located in the heart of Navajo Indian Territory in the eastern region of US State of Arizona. Antelope Canyon, also known as Slot Canyon, is divided into two major regions; Upper Antelope Canyon and Lower Antelope Canyon. The ancient settlement of Navajo tribe termed this majestic wonder “Tsé bighánílíní” which means a place where the water runs through the rocks. The lower region of Antelope Canyon was named as “Hasdestwazi” means a place of twisted and winding rocks. Upper Antelope Canyon is the most visited site in the entire region since it offers a magnificent array of awe-inspiring sand rock formations. It is additionally the only site where visitors don’t have to climb because the entrance is at the ground level. including its entire length. Despite the flamboyant sand rock formations, it is best known for its beams of light radiating directly from slots at the top of the canyon. In fact, the majority of tourist explore Upper Antelope Canyon during the summer months; when the sun is bright and directly over the slots of Upper Antelope Canyon, making a picturesque scene and a paradise for photography enthusiasts. Unlike in winters, the sun is subdued by muted sunlight. However, the perfect time to explore Upper Antelope Canyon is during the summer months starting from March and disappearing in the early October.
White Sands National Monument
White Sands National Monument is in the U.S. state is in the northern Chihuahua Desert in the New Mexico. It is known for its rare white gypsum sand dunes. The trails include the Dune Life Nature Trail, Interdune Boardwalk and are dotted with exhibits on wildlife. Dunes Drive from the White Sands is a looped road reaching the dune field.
White Sands National Monument contains the largest sand dune field and gypsum in the world covering fine white sand of 275 square miles, formed by the prevailing winds. Read More
Canyonlands National Park
Getting away from it all gets tougher all the time, so if you want a grand experience where canyons have fewer visitors and the graffiti goes back to over three thousand years, there is nothing like the awesome outback of Canyonlands National Park. Located about three miles from the Salt Lake City in the southeastern region of the US State of Utah, Canyonlands is a less crowded canyons park with high elevated desert and numerous fascinating rock formations. In the campgrounds of Canyonlands National Park, there is no water available. Canyonlands National Park is the largest park in the state of Utah covering more than five hundred square miles of land.
Apple Park (Apple Company’s park)
Apple Park is Apple Inc corporate headquarters. The construction that was underway is not completed. Its circular design has earned the nickname of a spaceship. It was the dream of Steve Jobs who wished the entire campus to appear as a nature refuge and not an office park. This is one of the reasons that eighty percent has green space with plants and trees that are drought-resistant, while the courtyard at the center of the main building has an artificial pond.