About Western USA
Western USA is enormous and extremely diverse, home to some of the world’s most popular cities, vast mountain ranges,incredible national parks, fascinating people, variety of cultures and diverse climates.
When you think of Western USA, your first thought tends to bean image of a Cowboy. Indeed Western USA is the best place in the world for an ultimate Ranch Holiday and a truly amazing experience you will have, but there is so much more. Western USA has some of the greatest cosmopolitan cities in the world including Seattle, Salt Lake City, Texas, Houston, Phoenix and Dallas, each with their own unique identity.
But the true appeal of Western USA is the incredibly diverse natural beauty that has blessed the region; the Rocky Mountains form the spine bone of Western USA and the Rocky Mountain National Parkin Colorado is the perfect place to immerse yourself around this beautiful mountain range. However this is just one of many national parks, others include: Death Valley, Great Basin, Redwood, Grand Teton,Crater Lake, Olympic, Moab, Monument Valley and many,many more (see page 111 for the most popular).The Colorado River runs through 5 Western States and offers an abundance of activities, for lake lovers the most notable are Lake Powell and Lake Tahoe.
Our Expert’s View
My exploring around the western USA brought me to magic town of Sedona. It’s stunning scenery and renowned mystical energy draws many artists to the local population and no visit would be complete without a hike up to the top of Cathedral Rock for a view that will truly take your breath away.