USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.

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Jacksonville night scene
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Needle Rocks
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Halls Point lookout tower
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Downtown Medford
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Applegate Lake - Copper Boat Ramp [2]
James O. Phelps
Gettysburg: Cemetery Hill
John Wood
Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum
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Sheepy Ridge overlook
John Wood
Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum Two
John Wood
Viento State Park, Columbia River Gorge
David Burton
Dinosaur room at Thanksgiving Point
Astrolabio Colombia
Hard Rock Cafe Times Square
Tom Sadowski
Great Falls Balloon Festival 2010 in Lewiston and Auburn Maine, USA
Andreas Brett
Half Dome, Yosemite National Park
John Roberts
Florida National Scenic Trail, Ocala National Forest, Florida, USA
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Jan 2011 George Washington Bridge.
Andreas Brett
Badwater Basin, Death Valley (282ft below sea level)
David Mariotti
Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Gothic Room
Andreas Brett
Half Dome, Yosemite National Park
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The loading Bridge