America

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America
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Cities in America

  • Albuquerque, New Mexico

  • Albuquerque, New Mexico

    Albuquerque was named after a Spanish Duke around 1706. The old town still has many original adobe buildings dating from the 1790`s. The downtown area...View City
  • Anchorage

  • Anchorage

    The City of lights and Flowers lying between Cook Inlet and the Chugach Mountains, Anchorage is Alaskas largest city and the states financial and tran...View City
  • Atlanta, State Georgia

  • Atlanta, State Georgia

    Home to the headquarters of many Fortune 500 companies, Atlanta is the capital of the state of Georgia and today claims to be the "Capital of the New ...View City
  • Austin, State Texas

  • Austin, State Texas

    The Capital of the State of Texas, Austin is also home to a thriving high-tech industry and the University of Texas. The Texas State Capitol is t...View City

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America

The United States of America is situated in North America and is bordered by Canada and Mexico. It includes the state of Alaska in the northwest of Canada and Hawaii in the Pacific Ocean. The country has a long coastline on the Atlantic, Pacific and the Gulf of Mexico. The landscape is very diverse with mountain ranges, vast grassy plains, deserts and forests. The climate is mostly temperate and continental, but varies with altitude and desert conditions. The USA has abundant natural resources including oil and natural gas, but being the world´s biggest energy user it imports a large quantity of petroleum products. The country is the largest and most technologically advanced economy in the world. Cotton, grains and fruit are the main agricultural products and manufacturing includes motor vehicles, aerospace, steel, electronics and chemicals. Tourism is a major foreign currency earner with around forty five million visitors a year. Service industries include banking and finance.


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