Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Celebrate Fathers Day with LEGO Cars weekend
It's a fast and furious start to summer as LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago hosts two LEGO Cars Weekends. The fun runs June 10-12 and June 17-19 and includes two weekends full of LEGO car-themed activities.
Guests at LEGO Cars Weekends are invited to perfect their skills in the pit with car-themed activities including Creative Challenges, Derby Races, LEGO Games, and, for younger builders, LEGO Traffic School where you can drive cars down the streets of LEGO City.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
America mixed lot of Christmas traditions together. The right Christmas holidays begin with the Americans not on Christmas Eve but with the midnight mass on 25 December (Christmas Day). The gifts brings Santa Claus - so Santa Claus - the night before. He rushes on his reindeer sleigh through the night, climbs down the chimney and fills the stockings hung by the children by the fireplace or stair railing. Traditionally there are on Christmas Day, the Christmas Dinner, where mostly turkey is served. In order for the Christmas food is barely distinguishable from Thanksgiving dinner.Americans call Christmas or Christmas as X-mas, which in no way represents only a fashionable abbreviation, because the X is in the Greek spelling of the first letter of Christ. Before Christmas let the children in singing from house to house and get this little recognitions and candy gift. Americans are true for Christmas decoration world champion and staffieren their houses with all sorts of lights and figures from.
Game and show in Las Vegas
Las Vegas is a city in the state of Nevada in the USA and is the center of gambling. The casinos in Las Vegas offer their guests all the classic games of chance such as roulette and poker. The most popular game at guests in the American metropolis called "armed bandits" are, here is point play with high gains. Offering direct income from vending machines is a possibility of winning the jackpot, the payout for multiple devices can be connected. The hotels on the Las Vegas Strip offer their guests the opportunity not only to play, but also organize entertaining evening shows.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
A U.S. tour usually starts on the east coast. Here you can experience Boston, Washington and New York. These towns offer impressive culture and reflect also the oldest part of American history again. The states were populated from the east coast and particularly in Boston remembers much of that time.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Hardly any other area of the United States of America offers a similar level of natural beauty such as the Rocky Mountains. With only about four people per square kilometer, the mountain is one of the most isolated areas of the USA. Nevertheless, it attracts year after year, millions of hikers, skiers and other tourists.
A trekking holiday with a real cowboy and trapper Feeling
In many places, you will feel in the Rocky Mountains set in a western. The mountain range stretches over five thousand kilometers from north to south through Canada and the United States. Between the Pacific Coast and the Great Plains far to the west the mountains of North America was colonized late and rather sparse. The highest peak, Mount Elbert is, with 4,401 yards, the second highest mountain in the USA on the mainland. In addition, there are a number of famous national parks such as Yellowstone Park since the main source of tourism in this region is to be found almost always quickly a holiday home or a place to stay. In the high season is recommended to also book in advance, for example, over -www.tui ferienhaus.de .
Saturday, August 17, 2013
Story of a legend
The track was one of the first through the streets of America's West Coast. The starting point was in Chicago, Illinois. The nearly 4,000 kilometers conducted various states and end in Santa Monica, California. The original road passed through many villages, so there plenty of opportunities to stay there. Throughout history, the route has been changed many times and then replaced by new roads and highways. The legendary highway, which is partially unpaved lane and is now no longer consistently passable.
Route for nostalgics
To make the trip a real success on the route between Chicago and Santa Monica, good planning is essential. In any case, the papers are checked. Particularly important are the insurance companies. A degree is not required by law, but highly recommended. For concern is that a large proportion of vehicles in the U.S., driving without insurance on the streets. In case of an accident where there is so fast times unlucky. Since the storage space on this trip is limited, should be paid to functional and waterproof clothing. It is also recommended important tool and a first aid kit for emergency to have it. To stay on the track we find sufficient motels and hotels. In the area around California in the summer, however, you should reserve a night in advance. This is especially true for the weekend, because in this time here are many tourists and excursionists traveling.