Travel guide to Midatlantic States

Facts

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Travel preparation

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Best time to visit

The area can be visited all year. It is hot in the summer, while the winter often offers snow and good skiing opportunities.

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Local conditions

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Time zone

When it is 12.00 a.m. in the U.K., it is 07.00 a.m. in this area.

Culture and entertainment

There are several festivals and similar big arrangements in the area. For instance, Philadelphia has The Annual PECO Energy Jazz Festival in February and the Philadelphia Flower Show in March. Atlantic City hosts both the New Jersey Fresh Seafood Festival and Americas Playground Beach Party in June. Furthermore, the 4th of July, Thanksgiving and Halloween are always celebrated in this area.

Accommodation / Hotel

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There are good accommodation possibilities in the area: good hotels, youth hostels, motels, B&Bs and guesthouses, all in good condition. Furthermore there are quite a few camping sites in the area. It can be a good idea to book a room in advance, especially in major cities like New York. Book your hotel in Midatlantic States here

Local transport

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Taxi

Taxis are operating in all cities. They can easily be hired in the street, and they all use a taximeter.

Other transport

Buses and trains are running between all towns in the area. They are medium-priced and of good quality.
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