USA And Canada

USA and Canada Audio Travel Guides

At CitySounds.Travel we’ve had a complete revamp of our USA coverage in the last few months. Cities have been visited again and fresh material added right across our USA guides. It means we offer the very best, liveliest and most informative audio guides to the USA produced anywhere…
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Travel coverage in the United States presents YOU with some remarkable sounds and provides unrivalled atmosphere and information. So travel on a San Francisco cable-car and talk to the driver … stroll through Fisherman’s Wharf… listen as the fish sellers of Pike Place Market in Seattle throw salmon around as they ply their trade… find out how the ‘House of the Rising Sun’ in New Orleans got its name…

  1. Hear about the inmates of Alcatraz in its heyday as America’s “big stick” prison…
  2. Listen to Elvis, Carl Perkins, Gerry-Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash all play together at Sun Studios in Memphis…
  3. Hear how the “Teddy Bear” got its name when President Roosevelt refused to shoot a baby bear…

There are five NYC pieces in my collection. They have been newly recorded in the summer of 2015 so they are totally up to date. There are thirty distinct attractions or historic sites in these tours - most of which…

There are five NYC pieces in my collection. They have been newly recorded in the summer of 2015 so they are totally up to date. There are thirty distinct attractions or historic sites in these tours - most of which…

There are five NYC pieces in my collection. They have been newly recorded in the summer of 2015 so they are totally up to date. There are thirty distinct attractions or historic sites in these tours - most of which…

There are five NYC pieces in my collection. They have been newly recorded in the summer of 2015 so they are totally up to date. There are thirty distinct attractions or historic sites in these tours - most of which…

There are five NYC pieces in my collection. They have been newly recorded in the summer of 2015 so they are totally up to date. There are thirty distinct attractions or historic sites in these tours - most of which…

This is a completely refreshed Chicago guide for 2015. More topics and places and loads of new sounds. The history of skyscrapers and a visit to the Willis Tour; Wrigley Field for baseball; all the great museums of Chicago; new…

Get fit at the beach ! or roller blading on 22 miles beach cycle track; stroll on Santa Monica pier; enjoy the massive and impressive arts presence, Getty Museum; Eames design gallery; fine dining; celebrity spotting in bars; in Beverly…

This guide covers everything you’ll need to know about the city of Brotherly Love founded by Quaker William Penn. Enjoy Breakfast on July 4th with Ben Franklin himself !! There’s the Liberty Bell story. Audio guides available for historic district.…

It's all here and recorded on the spot... a visit to Alcatraz the USA's most iconic prison; ride a cable car and find out how it works even visit the museum; stroll Chinatown ; view the Golden Gate bridge up…

In this comprehensive set of three guides to Washington DC we cover the White House, a tour of the Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial, the Korean War and FDRoosevelt  memorials... travel across the Potomac to Arlington and visit the Kennedy graves,…

In this comprehensive set of three guides to Washington DC we cover the White House, a tour of the Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial, the Korean War and FDRoosevelt  memorials... travel across the Potomac to Arlington and visit the Kennedy graves,…

Annapolis is a fine little historic city on the shores of Chesapeake Bay. It's home to America's boat show and of course the US Naval Academy. It was one of the early United States capital cities before Washington DC. On…

Annapolis is a fine little historic city on the shores of Chesapeake Bay. It's home to America's boat show and of course the US Naval Academy. It was one of the early United States capital cities before Washington DC. On…

There's something very challenging - something to make you feel rather macho - about sliding down a slope opf scree in the desert with your horse sitting on its arse ! You've seen them in old Westerns with their front…

Atlanta still has all the charm of the Deep South despite huge growth in recent decades. The charms of southern food are complemented by lots of history. There's the Martin Luther King centre and grave and you can visit his…

This is the real McCoy - from Napa and San Francisco with all its major attractions through Monterey and on to Santa Monica and all the must see attractions of the greater Los Angeles area - and then finally into…

Dallas - with all those memories of J R Ewing and Sue Ellen fighting at South Fork ranch - and with real-life horrors like the assassination of John Kennedy in the city - well Dallas made a comeback not long…

Dollywood theme park. Homely, excellent music. Historic centre to Pigeon Forge. Outlet shops. Dulcima maker, excellent craft makers. Almost became the US State of Franklin !! Country music shows. Dixie Stampede ... horse-based entertainment. Hiking, canoeing etc Smoky Mountains National…

You may well be sitting on an Eames-designed chair right now. Charles and Ray Eames ( a husband and wife design team) revolutionised furniture in the second half of the twentieth century. In a sentence - they taught the world…

These are the two great National Parks of the South West. Grand Canyon offers maybe the world's most amazing views... but you can hike down into it; stand on the glass floor of the Skywalk with seemingly nothing beneath you;…

This museum and factory complex and outstanding John Deere merchandise store pays tribute to the global John Deere agricultural machinery corporation which began life in Moline, Illinois. The company’s green and yellow livery is now a global force but this…

Las Vegas is a stunning mix of glamour and ghastly bling... but what it certainly is, is a magically weird and wonderful experience. This completely new guide tells you where to learn to gamble; where to eat cheaply; where to…

Memphis is one of the great music cities of the world. Simply strolling up and down Beale Street over a couple of days sampling the clubs and bars is a must for lovers of the Blues. The music bars and…

This completely new guide for 2014 takes you to all the iconic attractions of Miami ... South Beach with its art deco hotels, touring ethnic neighbourhoods, finding out about the history of Miami's growth and then out into the Everglades…

This completely new guide for 2014 takes you to all the iconic attractions of Miami ... South Beach with its art deco hotels, touring ethnic neighbourhoods, finding out about the history of Miami's growth and then out into the Everglades…

This is THE complete audio guide to the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul. It runs to more than thirty minutes of audio made on location with dozens of local people and attractions featured. Hear about Minneapolis’s milling history,…

This fabulous itinerary will take you from Memphis, Tennessee with its Blues scene, Elvis's Graceland, Sun Studios and more soberly the Civil Rights Museum at the motel where Martin Luther King Jnr was assassinated ... then through world Blues capital…

This road trip doesn't cover a huge mileage but covers Boston with all its main attractions before heading across to Cape Cod and Provincetown, then around through Newport, Rhode Island with its yachting and history and mega rich mansions and…

The Newseum is a fantastic experience. You just have to get there someday ! They have the actual door which the Watergate burglars broke in through leading to Richard Nixon resigning as President. There's the incredibly moving radio antenna which…

Starting on the magical Duquesne Incline in Pittsburg and visiting many of the city's major attractions we head east towards Philadelphia... on the way we take in Harrisburg which is actually Pennsylvania's state capital... then on via the fun of…

New Mexico has a wonderful Hispanic, south western, desert feel about its huge open spaces. High plains location. National Forest for all outdoor adventure. Adobe buildings create historic character. Palace of Governors oldest building still used in USA. South West…

This is a winter time visit, so the two parts of the Vancouver programme have more than usual amounts of things to do indoors – including eating and drinking. Programme starts with bicycle hire and a trip around Stanley Park…

Being a winter time visit to the city… ( and Tim deals with some outdoor attractions like Grouse Mountain, the Capilano Suspension Bridge and cycling in Stanley Park in programme 1 )… this programme spends more time indoors eating and…

Have a real blast on a Jet boat Mississippi river trip. Mississippi means 'Father of Waters'. Nowadays there are Riverside casinos. Confederate stronghold. Civil War battlefield and excellent history show. USS Cairo ... river battleship. Where Teddy Bears come from.…

This is a tour of north eastern Virginia taking in the beautiful Skyline Drive in the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Shenandoah National Park... top class vineyards at Barboursville and in Rappahannock County... Civil War battlefield parks around Fredericksburg and the…

This is a tour of north eastern Virginia taking in the beautiful Skyline Drive in the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Shenandoah National Park... top class vineyards at Barboursville and in Rappahannock County... Civil War battlefield parks around Fredericksburg and the…

Ski with Olympian Steve Podborski in Whistler – the biggest vertical-drop resort in the whole of North America. This is big skiing and boarding and brilliantly managed. The resort itself is pedestrianised and chic. There are plenty of good bars…