Showering the Love on Niagara Falls USA Reasons to Stay in New York

Dave Parfitt
October 10, 2013
posted under TMS Family Travel
"Go to the Canadian side, it's better" - a comment received when I posted a photo of Niagara Falls, USA on Facebook. You've probably heard it before, maybe even said it too. Sure, the Canadian side has an incredible panoramic view of the iconic Horseshoe Falls, but Niagara Falls USA also has great views while embracing and preserving the natural wonder of the falls. Our family visited Niagara Falls many times but usually headed for the Canadian side, and more often than not the Falls itself was a sidebar to the trip. Not anymore!

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