The United States is in North America. It borders with Canada and Mexico. On the east coast the Atlantic ocean is and on the west coast is the Pacific ocean.
<ul><li>The temperature in the United States changes very much according to the zone. It has been frozen, tropical conditions, soft temperatures… </li></ul>
In the United States 310 millions inhabitants live. In this country speaks english, but also spanish speaks in many states. The Hawai´s archipielago also belongs to the United States.
<ul><li>The longest river of the United States is the Mississippi. </li></ul><ul><li>His capital is Washington, and his currency the American dollar. </li></ul>
The first in inhabitants were the American Indians. They have got straigh and dark hair. His eyes and skin also are dark. The rest of habitants comes from the european, african and asian inmigrants: italians, irishes, chinese... For it, it is the country where major mixture of races exists.
The indians were living in tribes, in a few housing so called tippis. The european colonist got hold of his lands and killed many indians.
The first western inhabitants were cowboys. They were taking denim hat, spurns and pistol. They were taming to the horses in the rodes.
All the cowboys were taking pistol. Nowadays, in the United States there has pistol the whole major person of age who wants. It is very dangerous. People die great
T HE TRADITIONAL FOODS: the american gastronomy is known as “food garbage”. It is the country were there are more obese persons.
The americans believe in the “American dream”. That consists of living in a mansion and of being succesful in a life. They like to place the flag of the United States in his house because they are very patriots.
The president is called Barack Obama. He is the first black president. It is a victory for the black persons because in the United States the slavery of the blacks leisted for centuries and there are many persons who do not want them.
Obama lives in the white house and governs in the Capital, in Washington.
My parents in front of the White House and the Capitol in the year 1994.
In the United States there are very famous monuments as the statue of the Freedom in New York. My parents in the crown of the Statue of the Freedom.
THE TWIN TOWERS <ul><li>First, they built the Twin Towers. Already do not exist. Were destroyed them in an attempt in which more than 1.000 persons died on Septembre 11, 2001. They were islamist extremist arabs. </li></ul><ul><li>My mother in the twin towers. </li></ul>
Now, the building more high of New York is the Empire State Building.
In the United States there are monuments and landscapes very famous.
In the year 2009 I was in Miami and Orlando, in Florida. Also I was in Dallas, in Texas. In Orlando I visited Disneyworld and it was wonderful. I am sure that some day I will return. LARA.