With a surface area of 24,221,490km² (9,351,969 square miles), between the Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean and to the north of South America. North America’s highest point is Alaska’s Mount McKinley, which rises to 6,194m (20,320 ft) above sea level. There are also seven smaller nations at its southern extreme (collectively known as Central America), around two dozen island nations and territories of various sizes in the Caribbean, and one isolated French territory off the Canadian Atlantic coast.
North America consists of three large nations and one large island territory: Canada, United States of America, Mexico and Greenland.
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Visas Check with the appropriate consulate or embassy in your country to find out if you will need a visa to visit the country of your destination, especially for an extended period of time. Some countries have extremely detailed and complicated entry/departure laws, and treat visits of a week or two very differently from longer stays. Money If you’re traveling …
Cruising has now become the fastest growing sector of the holiday industry and whilst it used to be considered the Marmite of the travel world – loved by most who have tried it but dismissed by many who haven’t – consistently the number of UK passengers continues to grow year by year. Firstly, let me help dispel some of the …Continue reading
Our Travel Partner, Olympic Holidays, is the UK’s leading specialists to Greece and have spent over 50 years developing their portfolio of idyllic destinations to take you to. So together we can plan an itinerary or holiday package to meet all your requirements and with the great advantage of flying from your local airport. Of all the destinations in …Continue reading
Image Courtesy of Visit California Our Travel Partner, First Class Holidays, have a number of package holidays which have been prearranged for you and which include most of the destinations in this region that are on traveller’s bucket lists. This gives you the option of taking one of their Escorted Tours or if you want more flexibility a Self Drive …Continue reading