New York City: The Big Apple
Important and Interesting Facts <ul><li>New York City has the largest population of any US city: almost 8.4 million citize...
Times Square
The Statue of Liberty The Empire State Building
St. Patrick’s Cathedral <ul><li>St Patrick´s is the biggest cathedral in North America </li></ul>
Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange <ul><li>The NYSE is located on Wall Street, along with companies like Goldman ...
Sports
Food
Los Angeles “ L.A”
Important and Interesting Facts <ul><li>Los Angeles is the biggest city in California and the second biggest in the US: 3....
<ul><li>Hollywood is the most important place for cinema and television </li></ul><ul><li>Most film studios are located in...
Environment <ul><li>Smog pollution is a serious problem in L.A. and it creates a yellow-brown color in the sky.  Smog is c...
Beaches
Sports
Mardi Gras: Fat Tuesday
Mardi Gras Parade
 
 
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  1. 1. New York City: The Big Apple
  2. 2. Important and Interesting Facts <ul><li>New York City has the largest population of any US city: almost 8.4 million citizens </li></ul><ul><li>About 800 languages are spoken in New York </li></ul><ul><li>It was named after the Duke of York </li></ul><ul><li>It is the center of finance, culture, fashion, media, art, entertainment and international affairs </li></ul><ul><li>The United Nations (UN) is based in New York </li></ul>
  3. 3. Times Square
  4. 4. The Statue of Liberty The Empire State Building
  5. 5. St. Patrick’s Cathedral <ul><li>St Patrick´s is the biggest cathedral in North America </li></ul>
  6. 6. Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange <ul><li>The NYSE is located on Wall Street, along with companies like Goldman Sachs, Lehman Brothers and AIG. </li></ul><ul><li>These investment companies are partly responsible for the world financial crisis </li></ul>
  7. 7. Sports
  8. 8. Food
  9. 9. Los Angeles “ L.A”
  10. 10. Important and Interesting Facts <ul><li>Los Angeles is the biggest city in California and the second biggest in the US: 3.8 million citizens </li></ul><ul><li>The original name was: El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de los Angeles de Porciuncula </li></ul><ul><li>L.A. is an important center for culture, cinema and television, art, music, fashion and education </li></ul><ul><li>L.A. used to be part of Mexico </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Hollywood is the most important place for cinema and television </li></ul><ul><li>Most film studios are located in Hollywood </li></ul>
  12. 12. Environment <ul><li>Smog pollution is a serious problem in L.A. and it creates a yellow-brown color in the sky. Smog is caused by car and factory pollution </li></ul>
  13. 13. Beaches
  14. 14. Sports
  15. 15. Mardi Gras: Fat Tuesday
  16. 16. Mardi Gras Parade

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