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United States Fast Facts
- Capital : Washington DC
- Largest City : New York City
- Population : 315 million
- Currency : US Dollar
- Languages : English
- Floral Emblem : Rose
- Faunal Emblem : Bald Eagle, American Bison
- Drive on the Right side of the road
About - United States
The United States of America, often abbreviated to U.S.A. or United States or simply the States, consists of 48 contiguous states, plus the island state of Hawaii and Alaska, which adjoins Canada. Not included in the states is the federal District of Columbia which houses the National Capital, Washington DC.

Located between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans on the North American continent, the United States is the third largest country in the World and is bordered by Canada to the North and Mexico to the South. It also is estimated to have a population in excess of 310 million making it the third most populous country in the World. With such a massive coastline, a majority of this population is distributed on the East and West Coasts, however there are great cities dotted all across the United States.

The United States is defined as much by its geography as it is by its cities and people. It boasts some of the World’s major natural destinations including National Parks, Canyons, Lakes, Waterfalls and Mountain Ranges, too numerous to individually mention.

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United States Awards and Lists
United States X Factor Accommodation
The Broadmoor
The Broadmoor
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Accommodation
Condé Nast Traveler Gold List Member 2013..read more.
United States X Factor Attraction
Rodeo Drive
Rodeo Drive
Beverly Hills, California
Attraction - Shopping
Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, is the epicenter of Los Angeles fashion and luxury boasting an amazing array of world class shopping brands and facilities, dining establishments, annual events, galleries and accommodation...read more.
United States X Factor Nightlife
South
South
Santa Monica, California
Pubs, Clubs & Bars
A taste of the South in Los Angel’s Santa Monica, South provides authentic southern food and drinks with that friendly southern hospitality. With an outdoor area, private function space and great happy hours, South is ideal for any occasion...read more.
United States X Factor Dining
The Cheesecake Factory Mission Viejo
The Cheesecake Factory Mission Viejo
Mission Viejo, California
Dining - Contemporary
The Cheesecake Factory is a popular restaurant chain located throughout the US..read more.
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Bucket List Items
Go to the Superbowl
Perhaps one of the World's gretaest sporting events, the Superbowl is contested annually for the American football NFL championship.
See a live game of NFL American Football
See an NFL American Football game, one of the hardest sports played in some of the worlds largest stadiums.
See a live game of NHL Ice Hockey
Watch a game of NHL Ice Hockey, one of the fastest, hardest hitting, action packed sports in the World.
See a live game of Major League Baseball
See America's national game live. Experience a game of MLB in one of the spectacular United States or Canadian ball parks.
See a live game of NBA Basketball
One of the most dynamic and exciting sporting experiences, see a live game of NBA professional basketball.
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