The USA is the third largest country in the world in terms of land area (approximately 3.8 million square miles) after Russia and Canada. It is the world's largest melting pot with its incredible 50 states encompassing six time zones with beautiful and geographically diverse landscapes. The country is massive and unlike European countries, its 50 states are no lesser than 50 countries itself!
If you're traveling to the United States for the very first time, it is impossible to complete all the attractions that this country has to offer on your first visit. Even very few Americans have visited all the 50 states in a country and that is a huge milestone for them!
If you're planning your first visit to the United States soon, we have got you covered with the 8 must cities to visit on the East Coast of the USA for any first-time traveler.
So relax, sit back tight and before making your itinerary, enjoy this post!
1) New York, NY
The Big Apple is not only the greatest city in the world but a concrete jungle of world-class architecture, a hub of entertainment, fashion, food, media and finance. From the home of the iconic Lady Liberty to the neon billboards of Times Square to the splendid Central Park, NYC has everything to charm its first-time traveler. But geographically it is vast, complex and consists of 5 islands. Therefore, for your first trip, you need to see all the touristy spots in Manhattan.
Total number of Days to spend: 3 days are sufficient to skim the major touristy attractions. (However, even 2 weeks is not sufficient to explore everything that Manhattan has to offer itself, forget about other islands!