Hoover Dam is a unique hydraulic structure in the United States. 221 meters (or 725 feet) high arched concrete dam was constructed in the lower part of Colorado River, on the border between the U.S. states of Nevada and Arizona.
In this publication, we will tell you why the Hoover Dam is so famous, why it is considered to be the most vital structure in the Western region of America.
>>> “Legendary Hoover Dam, USA: Grand American Road Trip (part 5)”
Las Vegas. A city, which likes night life, joy, entertainment until dawn, casino, bright performances and show.
>>> “Las Vegas, USA: Grand American Road Trip (part 4): Las Vegas Boulevard, casino hotels, gambling, night life, restaurants”
Later we decided to see the suburbs of Los Angeles – namely Santa Monica, located 30 minutes drive from LA. Santa Monica is famous for its gorgeous beaches and pier. This is the perfect place to enjoy the mightiness of the Pacific Ocean.
>>> “Los Angeles, USA: Grand American Road Trip (part 2): Santa Monica pier and beach, Route 66, Venice district, Marina del Rey Harbor”
In these publications we will introduce you to Los Angeles (also known as LA or the City of Angels). It is a world center of cinematography, a city with splendid beaches on the Pacific Coast.
We will show you the most famous and beautiful places of LA and its surroundings, and we will share with you our experience and impressions from this city.
We prepared carefully for this trip, learned tonnes of materials about Los Angeles, formed our list of top sights – we will also tell you about it in these publics.
Los Angeles – one of the most amazing cities, which we have ever visited. Why everyone dreams to see LA? If you are interested to get know about this and about our adventures in this city, continue reading our publics till the end.
>>> “Los Angeles, USA: Grand American Road Trip (part 1): Hollywood Walk of Fame, Dolby Theatre, Chinese Theatre, Beverly Hills, Hollywood Hills, Universal Studios Hollywood theme park – symbols of cinema industry”
The Pentagon is a grandiose construction of the USA, a strong core that ensures the security of the whole country. This is where the U.S. Department of Defense headquarters is located. From one word “Pentagon” comes an association with something inaccessible and completely secret.
>>> “Washington D.C., USA (part 5/6): Pentagon, memorial 9/11”
The Abraham Lincoln Memorial is another iconic landmark in Washington. It was built in honor of the 16th president of the United States, the liberator of Americans from slavery, the national hero of the American people – Abraham Lincoln. His presidency fell on the years of the Civil War (1861-1865).
>>> “Washington D.C., USA (part 4/6): Abraham Lincoln Memorial – American symbol of freedom”
There is a Washington Monument in the center of the National Mall between the Capitol and the Memorial to Abraham Lincoln. This monument is dedicated to the first president of the United States – George Washington. Its height is 169 meters (555 feet). Before the construction of the Eiffel Tower, this monument was the tallest building in the world.
>>> “Washington D.C., USA (part 2/6): Washington Monument, Smithsonian Institution museums”
Washington is the capital of the United States. Global decisions are made here. The White House, the Capitol, the Pentagon – you can often see all of these main attractions in many films and TV series. Washington turned out to be different from the way we imagined it by the movies. So how does it look like? We will tell you about it in our series of publications about Washington. We will show and tell you about the most significant sights of the city, as well as about our incident with the police near the Pentagon and what is not allowed to do there.
>>> “Washington D.C., USA (part 1/6) – the capital and the heart of America: Capitol, National Mall, Library of Congress”
It is possible to visit another very famous place – Lake Ontario on the way back from the Niagara Falls. Lake Ontario is one of the five Great Lakes and is located on the border of the United States and Canada.
>>> “Surroundings of Niagara Falls: Lake Ontario in Charlotte, Rochester and Genesee Brewing”
Niagara Falls is one of the largest and most famous waterfalls in the world. A lot of people believe that Niagara Falls is a Canadian landmark. But not everyone knows that it is possible to visit these Waterfalls from the United States side because it is located on the border of Canada and USA.
In this publication, we will tell you about the Niagara Falls, how to get there and about the top 10 very interesting facts that you most likely did not know about.
>>> “Niagara Falls – a miracle of nature, one of the most famous waterfalls in the world + Top 10 facts”