Stretching from the Arctic Ocean almost to the equator, North America is a land of extremes. The great lakes of Canada, the iconic cities of the United States, the Aztec and Mayan cultures of Mexico: there’s plenty to draw your attention even if you only consider the three largest countries on the continent.
Quite where North America ends is a question that’s up for debate, though it certainly includes those three biggies. Plus, all of Central America and most of the Caribbean islands are included when considering it as a continent rather than a region.
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North America travel podcasts
Travel destinations in North America
Where are you headed? Check out our country page for the United States, or browse the articles below.
Mexico road trip podcast: Yucatan, Campeche and Chiapas
Listen to our Mexico road trip podcast to hear about travel in the Mexican states of Yucatan, Chiapas and Campeche.
Travel diary: Mexico
Mexico has been absolutely delicious. Apart from eating far too much, we also relaxed in Cancun, explored the Yucatan peninsula, and visited Mayan ruins.
How to visit Yosemite National Park, USA
A trip to Yosemite requires a little more planning and forethought than some of the other national parks, but it’s well worth it!
The kid-friendly side of Vegas: Is “sin city” the new “family city”?
Somehow, the city known for its long history of gambling, glamorous shows, and wild nightlife, has become a world-class resort destination for families.
Top things to do in Utah
Although Utah is known to many outsiders for its awesome outdoor adventures, Utah offers tourists a greater variety than you might think.
Vegas for the non-gambler
No matter who you may be, gambler or otherwise, Vegas offers something for any season, for any mood, and for any age — it’s not just for gamblers!