Travel Reports » Northamerica – Central America – Caribbean Sea


Geographically, North America includes Greenland (which is an autonomous part of Denmark), Canada, the USA and Mexico. The Caribbean islands, together with the mainland bridge of Central America, form Central America, which is located between North and South America. The largest metropolises include New York City, Mexico City, Los Angeles, Chicago and Toronto. North and Central America extend over all four climate zones of the earth: in the north the continent reaches up to the Poloarkreis and in the south up to the tropics.

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Juneau – Things to do in the capital of Alaska (USA)

Categories: Travel reports, North America, USA, Alaska

After exploring the small town of Ketchikan yesterday, we went on our Alaska cruise with Princess Cruises to Juneau – the capital of Alaska. Things to know about Juneau – the capital of Alaska It is often thought that Anchorage, as alaska’s best-known and largest city, is also the capital – but since Alaska became the 49th state to the United States in 1959, the small town of Juneau has been the capital of Alaska. It is home to the …

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Visa – Entry to Canada (eTA application) & to the USA (ESTA application)

Categories: Travel reports, North America, Canada

After spending 7 wonderful days with A-ROSA in France, our journey went even further πŸ™‚ Our next destination was Vancouver in Canada. From here we started our week-long Alaska cruise with Princess Cruises to Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, Glacier Bay National Park up to Whittier (Anchorage). Our flight from Paris to Vancouver with Air Canada Via A-ROSA we had booked a transfer, which took us early in the morning from the ship in Saint Denis in just under 20 minutes to …

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Everglades Alligator Farm – An Airboat Tour in South Florida (USA)

Categories: Travel reports, North America, USA, Florida

If you are in South Florida, an airboat tour through the Everglades National Park is not to be missed. We both knew the airboat tours along the Tamiami Trail between Miami and Naples. And together we did such a tour a few years ago in Orlando. Since this is always very funny and there is a lot of nature to see, we really wanted to repeat it again πŸ™‚

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Miami – Miami Beach, Ocean Drive & the Art Deco District (USA)

Categories: Travel reports, North America, USA, Florida

One of the most important points of contact in the Miami metropolitan area is certainly Miami Beach and Ocean Drive in the Art Deco district. The many colourful houses, the palm trees, the wide beach with its colourful Lifeguard cottages, the many restaurants, bars and nightclubs and many hotels in all price ranges – there is always something to discover here πŸ™‚

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Miami – Villa Vizcaya Museum & Gardens in Coconut Grove (USA)

Categories: Travel reports, North America, USA, Florida

Today, a visit to Villa Vizcaya, located on Biscayne Bay, was on our agenda. The villa used to be the residence of an industrialist, today it is a museum with a beautiful adjoining garden. In 1970, Villa Vizcaya was listed as a Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places. It has been a National Historic Landmark since 1994.

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Miami – Street Art & colorful Murals in the Wynwood Art District (USA)

Categories: Travel reports, North America, USA, Florida

After our week-long stay in the Bahamas we added a few more days of vacation in Florida, as these are two destinations that can be combined very well. From the absolute tranquility of Long Island in the Bahamas, we took a plane via Nassau to the vibrant Miami metropolitan area with its more than 5 million inhabitants and the Wynwood Art District.

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