There are many important cities in the United States
These cities have their own industries
These cities also work together to keep the country
They have their own unique culture and style that is
New York City
Largest city in the United States
Home to Wall Street, many sports teams and many
New York boasts of many universities including
Columbia University and New York University.
New York is called “The city that never sleeps.”
Los Angeles, also known as LA, is home to the country’s
booming movie industry aka Hollywood
LA is located in California, a state that boarders the Pacific
Los Angeles is a warm city on the pacific ocean
Much of its culture is “beach culture”
Many wealthy citizens live in Los Angeles, not only because of
the movie industry, but because of the beautiful weather and
wonderful natural views.
Also located in California, San Francisco is culturally
distinct from Los Angeles
During the 1960’s San Francisco boasted of many
different music acts including The Grateful Dead
San Francisco is heavily influenced by Spanish
culture, hence the name of the city
San Francisco is home to many different landmarks
including The Golden Gate Bridge
Miami is also a warm city with an almost tropical
Miami, due to its proximity to the Caribbean, has
many Latin American and Caribbean influences
Miami has a booming music and club scene
Older Americans have been known to retire in
Miami, but there is still a strong youth culture.
Seattle sits on the west coast of the United States in
a region called The Pacific Northwest
Seattle has a vibrant fishing industry as well as a
vibrant tourist industry
Seattle is the birthplace of American coffee culture.
Starbucks is a Seattle original.
Seattle is also the birthplace of grunge music.
Many computer companies like Microsoft and IBM
are located in Seattle.
Chicago is located in a region of the United States known
as the Midwest
Chicago is known as “the second city” and “the windy
Chicago is located on Lake Michigan
Chicago’s Sears Tower was once the tallest building in the
Boston is one of the oldest cities in America
Boston boasts of some of the country’s most prestigious
universities including Massachusetts Institute of
Technology (MIT) and Harvard University
Boston is located in a section of the US known as New
Boston played a prominent role in the American
Washington, DC is the capital of the United States
The federal American government is located there
Washington, DC is named after the United States’
first president George Washington
Washington, DC boasts of many museums and
federal monuments, including memorials to fallen
soldiers and former leaders
Because the United States is so large there are many
While the country is not divided there are cultural
differences in each of the regions.
Each region boasts of its own food, music and way
The United States has a very diverse geography.
There are many different geographical landmarks in
the United States all unique to the place they come
Many of the states in the US boast of different
The United States is a diverse country with many
cities, national landmarks and different kinds of
While all these different places have their own
culture and flavor they are also distinctly American.
Because the US is so diverse it is a country that is
able to accommodate diversity and other cultures.