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311 km2) in area. is 10. is the largest state at 663. occupying an archipelago in the central Pacific. To the east of the 100th meridian.663. .717.856 km2). Alaska. separated from the contiguous United States by Canada.941 km2). Hawaii. The United States.064 square miles (7. with its large size and geographic variety. southwest of North America.931 square miles (28.959. the climate ranges from humid continental in the north to humid subtropical in the south.268 square miles (1.GEOGRAPHY The land area of the contiguous United States is 2. includes most climate types.

079 Airports (2010) •Country comparison to the world: 1 •Does not have a national carrier like other countries.ACCESIBILITY(AIRWAYS): •15. all the airlines are private .

California Rail Pass Get 7 days of travel in a 21-day period for $159. .792 km of Rail route • Country comparison to the world: 1 • Amtrak Rail Passes .USA Rail Passes 15-day. 30-day and 45-day rail travel options throughout the United States.ACCESIBILITY(RAILWAYS): • Total: 224. .

000).000).277.000).032. including the Saint Lawrence River of 3. Saint Lawrence Seaway of 3. Port Canaveral (1. is shared with Canada) (2012) • Country comparison to the world: 4 • Cruise departure ports (passengers): Miami (2.312 km used for commerce.000). Seattle (430.000) (2009) .ACCESIBILITY(WATERWAYS): • 41.189.058 km.769 km. Port Everglades (1. Long Beach (415.009 km (19.

affecting socialization. American culture is considered the most individualistic in the world. or the perception that Americans enjoy high social mobility. scholars identify significant differences between the country's social classes. While the mainstream culture holds that the United States is a classless society. plays a key role in attracting immigrants. The American Dream. and values.CULTURE: The United States is a multicultural nation. and values. traditions. language. home to a wide variety of ethnic groups. .


After the 9/11 attacks it has become more difficult to visit the White House. It was built between 1792 and rebuilt in 1818. . such as the Oval Office. First used by President John Adams. The rooms where government policy is made. are not open to the public.THE WHITE HOUSE The White House in Washington DC is the official residence and office of the President of the United States.

and numerous other creatures. the highest mountain in North America. the park protects an incredible wilderness area that contains grizzly bears. wolves. In addition. The word “Denali” means “the high one” in the native Athabaskan language and refers to Mount McKinley.DENALI NATIONAL PARK The Denali National Park and Preserve is located in Interior Alaska and contains Mount McKinley. moose. . caribou.

. mystery. contains the Casinos. Las Vegas is situated in the midst of the southern Nevada desert landscape. decorated with lavish care and attention to detail to create a fantasy-like atmosphere.LAS VEGAS STRIP The gambling Mecca of the world. It features giant mega-casino hotels. The strip. a stretch of Las Vegas Boulevard South. The casinos often have names and themes that evoke romance. and far-away destination.

FLORIDA KEYS The Florida Keys are a 120 mile long chain of tropical islands curving around the base of the Florida peninsula. the Seven Mile Bridge in the Lower Keys. . Marathon. connected to the mainland by a series of bridges. US Highway 1. the “Overseas Highway” runs from Key Largo. Lower Keys and finally to Key West. The most spectacular bridge. has been frequently used as a location for films. Islamadora.

KILAUEA Kilauea is the most recent of a series of volcanoes that have created the Hawaiian Archipelago. 1983 and is still ongoing . It is a very low. the current eruption which started on January 3. sharply sloping peaks of stratovolcanoes. Thirty-three eruptions have taken place since 1952. vastly different in profile from the high. flat shield volcano. Kilauea is one of the most active volcano on the Earth.

With more than 14 million visitors each year it is one of the most visited tourist attraction in the world. Niagara Falls is actually three different falls. .NIAGARA FALLS Situated between the state of New York and the province of Ontario. Bridal Veil Falls and Horseshoe Falls. the American Falls. Horseshoe Falls is located on the Canadian side while the other are located in New York.

the strait between San Francisco and Marin County to the north.THE GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate. The famous red-orange color of the bridge was chosen to make the bridge more easily visible through the thick fog . The Golden Gate Bridge was the longest suspension bridge span in the world when it was completed in 1937.

elk. deer. and other thermal areas. black bears. Subsequently. Yellowstone lies on top of a gigantic hotspot. the park contains half of all the world’s known geothermal features. set aside in 1872 to preserve the vast number of geysers. . grizzly bears. as well as to protect the wildlife and beauty of the area. In addition. bison and wolves can all be found within the park borders. hot springs.YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK Yellowstone National Park was the world’s first national park.

MANHATTAN Manhattan is one of New York’s five boroughs and is what people most often think of when they picture New York. stroll Central Park. . window shop on 5th Avenue or stagger around a museum. It’s familiar skyline and sights have been featured a thousand times on screen. see a Broadway show . climb the Empire State building. picture the Statue of Liberty. Walk in the shadow of the skyscrapers.

the canyon attains a depth of over 1. . Carved over several million years by the Colorado River.6 km (1 mile) and 446 km (277 miles) long.THE GRAND CANYON The Grand Canyon is located in northern Arizona and is one of the great tourist attractions in the United States. The Grand Canyon is not the deepest or the longest canyon in the world but the overwhelming size and its intricate and colorful landscape offers visitor spectacular vistas.

or similar . Tonight enjoy a delicious Indian dinner.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 01 Welcome Aboard Thomas Cook’s exciting and fun-filled tour to the United States of America. in Washington D.C.C. On arrival at Washington D.. your friendly Thomas Cook tour manager will be waiting outside the customer area to welcome and transfer you to the conveniently located hotel. • Au Revoir! Today.C. your fun-filled tour to the United States of America begins. Your tour starts in the Capital of USA – Washington D. Overnight at Hotel Days Inn / Comfort Inn or similar. The rest of the day is free for you to experience the pulse of this amazing city on your own.

• After a continental breakfast at the hotel. See the Capitol.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 02 • Enjoy the city sights of Washington D. the Lincoln Memorial.C.The World’s Largest Museum Complex. the White House. which includes The National Air and Space Museum. . Korean Memorial. on your guided tour. enjoy an exciting guided sightseeing tour of this historic and beautiful city. Proceed to the Smithsonian Institution . World War II Memorial. the official residence of the President of The United States. in New Jersey. Overnight at Hotel Days Inn / La Quinta or similar.

You also have a chance to visit the Empire State Building. Later. Trump Towers and the Times Square . United Nations’ Headquarters overlooking the East River. Overnight at Hotel Days Inn / La Quinta or similar.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 03 Enjoy the exciting boat ride to The Statue of Liberty followed by a guided city tour of New York City. • After a continental breakfast at your hotel. . in New Jersey. proceed on a guided city tour of the ‘Big Apple’ seeing Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges.The Heart of the Entertainment District. get set as we take you on board your scenic boat cruise to the Liberty Island for a close up view of “The Statue of Liberty”.

Later. sit back and relax in your coach as we drive on a scenic road to the Niagara Falls – one of the natural wonders of the world. in Buffalo.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 04 Onto Niagara Falls! • Start your day with a delicious continental breakfast. This evening. . Overnight at Hotel Days Inn or similar. enjoy a delicious hot dinner at a local Indian restaurant.

• We take you to Niagara Falls to enjoy a thrilling boat ride aboard the ‘Maid of The Mist’ which gives you a breathtaking view of the cascading waters of this majestic waterfall that has no comparison anywhere in the world! Rest of the day is at leisure to explore the city on your own. Overnight at Hotel Days Inn or similar.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 05 Today ride aboard the ‘Maid of The Mist’ or ‘View Mobile Tram Ride’ and see the spectacular Niagara Falls from close quarters. . in Buffalo.

. Overnight in Hotel Palace Station or similar. Today enjoy a delicious Indian dinner. in Las Vegas.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 06 Onto Las Vegas .the gambling capital of the world. • Enjoy a continental breakfast. and later check out and proceed to the airport for your flight to Las Vegas.

These tours include a panoramic or scenic flying adventure. avail of one of the exciting optional tours to the Grand Canyon. in Las Vegas . • This morning savour a continental breakfast and the entire day is free for you to explore the world’s most exclusive theme hotels and shopping centres on your own. of the remote wilderness of the magnificent Grand Canyon. Enjoy an exciting night tour of this City of Lights.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 07 A chance to visit the majestic Grand Canyon. continue on to Fremont Street experience. Also see the Musical Fountain show at the Bellagio. Or. Overnight in Hotel Palace Station or similar.

. With a “movie star on every corner”. Visit Hollywood and see the sights of this entertainment capital.The Oscars and walk along the Hollywood Walk of Fame.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 08 Drive to Los Angeles . sun-drenched beaches and pulsating movie tempos of Los Angeles. Overnight at Hotel La Quinta or similar. in Los Angeles or similar. • After a continental breakfast. diverse culture. we first take you to visit the main street in Hollywood ‘Hollywood Boulevard’ where you get a pulse of this city. sit back in your luxurious coach as we drive to Los Angeles – the city of glamour.“City of Angels”. See the Dolby Theatre which hosts the annual Academy Awards . Enjoy a city tour to sample the rich history.

A visit to the famous Fisherman’s Wharf and Pier 39. Later. Later today. in San Francisco or similar. check out and get set to enjoy a city tour visiting Twin peaks. Park Presidio and Nob Hill. which is the liveliest part of San Francisco. Enjoy a guided city tour • After a continental breakfast at the hotel.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 09 Onto the Bay city .San Francisco. Ghiradelli Square. is also included. enjoy a delicious Indian dinner. . Overnight at Hotel Comfort Inn or similar. we see the Lombard Street – The most crooked street in the world and see the famous Golden Gate Bridge which is a symbol of this city.

. • After a Continental Breakfast at the hotel proceed to the airport as your memorable tour with Thomas Cook comes to an end. Please do spare a few moments of your valuable time to write and share with us your wonderful experience.SUPER BUDGET AMERICA 9N/10D • Day 10 Bid farewell to all the friends you made and return home with truly wonderful memories from your Super Budget America tour.

Mahalo nui loa (Hawaiian) Thank you very much(USA) .