The United States of America (USA) consist of 50 States and is by area the 4th largest country in the world. Due to this large area, the USA offers a great variety with its climate ranging from the Arctic to the subtropical and landscape ranging from huge mountains to flat prairie.

We spent a week in New York for Christmas, which was a major bucket list item of ours!


Planning your trip to The USA and don’t know where to start?


Since the country is so huge and diverse it is impossible to determine a best time to visit for the whole country. The best travel time will highly depend on where you go.

The currency used in the United States of America is the US dollar ($).

The power plug sockets used are either Type A or Type B. The main voltage is 120 V.

What to see and do while in the USA!


Hi! We are Florence and Andy, the faces behind ‘The Migratory Birds’! Since May of 2023 we are on the road full-time for a longer period of time! Right now we are traveling through Asia and taking you along for the ride. On this blog we share our experiences, but also focus a lot on travel-planning, budgeting as well as destination guides. With our posts, we aim to give you inspiration for your own travels and provide the tools you need to plan your own trips. If you want to follow our travels in real-time consider following us on Instagram (@xthemigratorybirds).