"From Atlantic to Pacific - diverse land, climate & culture"
Why visit the United States?
Your packing list should include shorts, t-shirts and a light sweatshirt or jacket for cooler evenings, especially in the northern states. Visiting in the summer months, you might also experience rain showers, so an umbrella or rain poncho would also be wise.
A sandwich using ground beef and placed on a bun, typically served with ketchup, mustard and other toppings. Commonly eaten with fries or chips. Many people claim to have invented this typical American meal, but it really gained popularity at the 1904 World Fair.
This sausage served in a bun was originally from Germany, but made popular in the United States. Hot dogs can be found sold by street vendors and commonly associated with baseball games.
This dessert is often associated with the United States. Best served with whipped cream or ice cream, this is a great treat for Americans.
Fourth of July
Friday, July 4th, 12am
Thursday, Nov. 27th, 12am
Monday, May 26th, 12am
1861 -1865 - Civil War between Confederates and the Union
1917 - United States enters WWI
1929 - Stock Market Crash
1941 - Attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; US enters WWII
2001 - Terrorist attacks on United States