The Rough Guide to the USA is your definitive state-by-state guidebook to this vast and fascinating country. From a baseball game in Chicago and Yellowstone's National Park to the towering Washington Monument and the astonishing southwest desert, the full-colour introduction highlights all the ';things-not-to-miss'. There are insider reviews of all the best places to stay, eat and drink, both on and off the beaten track, with the new ';Author's Pick' feature highlighting the very best options. There is plenty of expert advice on a multitude of activities, from hiking in the Grand Canyon to experiencing New York Coty nightlife. The guide takes a detailed look at the country's history, culture and people and comes complete with maps and plans for every region, state and major city. The Rough Guide to the USA is like having a local friend plan your trip!