Category: North America

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Road Trip USA (Midwest): Tulip Festival in Holland

After two eventful days in Chicago, we are now starting our road trip through the Midwestern United States. Our first day's destination was the city of Cadillac, Michigan. On the way we visited the largest tulip festival in Holland. What we looked at also, you experience the following article.

Kirschblüte in Chicago 0

Chicago experience with the Chicago City Pass (day 1)

In May, it was the first time for the three of us, for our son to the United States. We started our little tour in Chicago. Two days we had planned for this and to visit with the Chicago CityPass enough attractions. What can you experience it all and we can recommend it, learn it this post.

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Planespotting at the Boeing plant / Paine Field Airport

About 50 kilometers north of Seattle is the largest and most important production site by Boeing. Next to the airport Paine Field (Snohomish Country Airport), the widebody Boeing 747, 767, 777 and 787 produced in the second largest building in the world. As with any visit to Seattle we were this time for Plane Spotting at the Boeing plant.

Seattle at night - view from Kerry Park 0

Seattle experience with the Seattle CityPass

What can you look in Seattle? Thanks to the Seattle City Pass, you can visit five of the most beautiful attractions in Seattle and saves on top of that upon entering. You will receive a small booklet in which the tickets for the attractions are the purchase of the pass. So locally you have to do more, be presented as your ticket booklet nothing. Your spared you so long waiting times when buying tickets. Which five attractions in Seattle CityPass are included, we present you here.

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Washington D.C. – Attractions in the rain

Bevor es Sonntagnachmittag wieder nach Hause ging, wollte ich unbedingt noch die Gelegenheit nutzen, mir die Sehenswürdigkeiten von Washington D.C. und das National Air and Space Museum am Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center anzuschauen. Leider spielte das Wetter nicht mit und es regnete den ganzen Tag.

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Chicago – Food & Drinking: Deep-dish pizza and hot dog

With over two million inhabitants, Chicago is the third largest city in the United States. Famous is the metropolis on Lake Michigan but not only for its stunning architecture, but also for its culinary delights. Deep-dish pizza at Giordano's The culinary flagship is the Chicago deep-dish pizza. If you ask a local where it is the best deep-dish pizza...

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New York Sightseeing Teil 3

Tomorrow night we head back into the home and there are still a few items on our to-do list. After a quick breakfast we dive back into the big city adventures of New York City. However, we realize clearly that today is Sunday. The trains run irregular and only...

Empire State Building und Manhattan Bridge 2

New York Sightseeing part 2

The weather forecast for today are awesome. Even though it is a few degrees cooler than the past few days, should the sun shine all day. Today we try to have breakfast at the hotel, but the selection is rather limited, so there is only a coffee to go and we wait before...

The Chrysler Building from the Lexington Ave. 0

New York Sightseeing part 1

For the next days in New York City we have in Queens Country Inn & Suites einquartiert. Das Hotel liegt in unmittelbarer Nähe der Bahnstation Queensboro Plaza. Wir beziehen unser Zimmer im 8. Stock und damit wir gleich der Müdigkeit entgegenwirken, machen uns gleich auf dem Weg nach...

Reception area (photo by airfurt.net) 0

The Peninsula Chicago

In Chicago, the third largest city in the US and pulsating economic center in the state of Illinois, a sanctuary of luxury for discerning travelers was created with the Peninsula Chicago. In 2001, the house was opened as a third five-star hotel of the Peninsula Hotel group in America. We visited the hotel on the Magnificent Mile, home to the magnificent skyscrapers of Chicago, in the run up to Christmas, 2015.