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Top 10 Trending Places to Visit in USA in 2016

1:  Queens, New York

Queens is rapidly becoming one of the hippest places of New York but not all of us know this. New boutique hotels, microbreweries, world-class art house, reinvented seaside world at Rockaway and a global food hub; Queens has lots to serve before us.

Ethnic diversity at its best, Flushing Chinatown, is a home away home for many Chinese origin people. Jackson Heights portrays a mini-India and Astoria displays a mysterious middle-Eastern neighborhood.

Queens, New York


2: Colorado River zone

Colorado River zone is a popular tourist spot and you need to be a bit adventurous to go for a crowd free trip. Ideal tour will be river rafting along Colorado.

While you move through this stretch, you will recount first ever account of a river trip by American explorer John Wesley Powell, around 140 years ago.

Colorado River is a trickle formed at Rocky Mountain National Park. This Park is a paradise for hikers. The River then flows through Arches National Park and then Canyonlands National Park. For desert adventure lover, the city of Moab set between the 2 National Parks is a lovely place.

Colorado River zone


3: Western South Dakota

Want to try out true soul of America; Western South Dakota welcomes you with open arms. Vast natural beauty; cultural sites which are remains of ancient Native American heritage; small town charms; portraits of USA presidents carved out into mountains- nowhere else could you find such attractions rather than here.

Last year was 50th anniversary of ‘Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup’. Famous cowboys and cowgirls assembled on that occasion and showed their skills to roundup around 1400 buffalos inside their winter grazing zone.

Western South Dakota


4: Duluth, Minnesota

Some 150 USA Olympians are natives of Duluth. The city is an outdoor hotspot as nature’s splendors are abundant here. There are natural trails at literally every direction. Snow covered slopes and Lake Superior add charms to its natural beauty.

Superior Hiking Trail is a 290 mile wonder. With red rocks surrounding the place and a moose passing your way, you will also see some wonderful waterfalls.

Duluth, Minnesota


5: New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans has emerged from the ashes of destructions from hurricane Katrina. Balanced blend of old history and latest upstarts, Louisiana has lots of gems to offer to a traveler.

Local cocktail and culinary traditions are something which locals take pride into. Try out Huhu’s Ginger Brew or New Orleans Rum at legendary bar called ‘Tweleve Mile Limit’. New Orleans has a thriving nightlife at St Claude Avenue. Some top things to enjoy are gypsy jazz, cabaret, bounce and punk rock. Enjoy the local hip-hop music and dance scenes.




6: Greenville, South Carolina

One of the biggest draws of Greenville, South Carolina is its superior outdoor events scene. Surrounded with Blue Ridge Mountains, Reedy River banks are sites for wonderful natural trails. As a tourist spot there are abundant numbers of craft-beer pubs; local shops selling handicrafts and chain of restaurants of world-class quality.

If you are an art lover then Heritage Green Museum cluster is a place for you.

Greenville, South Carolina


7: North Conway, New Hampshire

North Conway is a scenic village that had celebrated its 250th year of foundation in 2015. Want to feel quintessential New England spirit; come and take a look at the village of North Conway. Some of its unique features are quaint B&Bs, bridges and canoe rides. Please come here during autumn when the place is splurged with vibrant colors. You may take Conway Scenic Railway or Kancamagus Highway.

You can taste homegrown maple syrups and eat apple cider donuts. Work it off with following the hiking trails of White Mountains.

North Conway, New Hampshire


8: Oakland, California

Over the years Oakland neighborhood in California has grown into a top tourist spot. Home to dreamers who want to make big some adventurous restaurants are located here. One such destination is ‘Brown Sugar Kitchen’. Want to taste some chicken fried in buttermilk blended with cornmeal waffle? Come here at ‘Brown Sugar Kitchen’. Want to feel old world charm then you need to visit weekly farmer’s market at Grand Lake, organized every Saturday.

Oakland, California


9: Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis will surprise you with world-class museums, homegrown food stuffs from local micro-farms, International Orangutan Center at Indy Zoo and Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library.

If you love cars then Indianapolis is a place for you. You can experience realistic driving simulator then go and visit recently opened ‘Dallara IndyCar Factory’.

Indianapolis, Indiana


10.Mount Shasta region, California

Resembling Mt Fuji in Japan, snow-capped volcanic peak of Mt. Shasta offers scenic sites and is a lesser known place of the State of California. For many this place holds high spiritual significance.

Below the volcano peak is located the Shasta City. There are coffee shops, B&Bs, galleries and a base camp which serves as the starting point to explore the neighboring area. Among many outdoor activities there are hiking and trekking.



Hope you have liked my listing. These 10 sites are some of the trending destinations in USA at present. Stay connected with us for more information on lovely sites all around the world.

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