United States of America (USA)
United States - is a big tourist Klondike. This is where the world famous cities and places are located - New York and Las Vegas, Miami, San Francisco and Disneyland, Niagara Falls and the Grand Canyon, Death Valley and Mississippi. Thus, even the most capricious tourist have something to do. Tourists come to the United States to look at modern cities, wonderful nature, historical monuments, and visit the various attractions and entertainment venues.
Excursion tourism is highly developed in the United States, which annually visited by millions of travelers. The United States has enormous recreational potential, as well as a large number of monuments and museums. Basic kinds of tourism in the country - excursions, beach holidays, shopping, recreation (skiing, surfing).
The location, grounds and landscape
United States is located on the continent of North America. Washed by the waters of Pacific and Atlantic oceans. United States borders with Canada in the north, in the south - with Mexico, also have a maritime border with Russia.
The country's territory is 9 826 675 km ².
On the mainland west to the Atlantic Coastal Plain stretches Appalachian Mountains, which are located in the central valley (200-500 m above sea level), and the Great Plains plateau (600-1500 m). Almost all of the wesi is occupied by Cordillera mountain system.
Population: about 315 million people.
Capital: Washington DC (more than 600 thousand inhabitants).
Biggest cities: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, Philadelphia, Miami.
Languages: English. Spanish is native to the 35.5 million inhabitants of the USA.
Religion: predominantly Christian of various denominations, however, given the multi-ethnic country, there are representatives of almost all religions.
Time zone: GMT -4… -10.
Calling code: +1.
Currency: American Dollar (USD), 1 EUR ≅ 1,33 USD.
Credit card payment systems: Visa, MasterCard, American Express.