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The United States of America is located in North America, where its forty-eight contiguous states and Washington, D.C., the capital district, lie between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. The USA is bordered by Canada to the north and Mexico to the south. The state of Alaska is in the northwest of the continent, with Canada to its east and Russia to the west across the Bering Strait. The state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid Pacific.

Events

Ongoing Responsible Local Travel in the USA #localtravelusa

February 13-19 Responsible Travel Week 2017 #rtweek17

Flipboard

https://flipboard.com/@ronmader/usa-nlp4hef5y
View my Flipboard Magazine.

Headlines


http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/story-how-mcdonalds-first-got-its-start-180960931/
https://narations.blogs.archives.gov/2016/08/25/rebooting-the-social-media-strategy-for-the-national-archives - https://twitter.com/USNatArchives/status/772075530791313408
The Movement to Define Native American Cuisine
http://freeassembly.net/news/usa-statement
https://www.1843magazine.com/people/the-daily/american-for-beginners
I used to lead tours at a plantation. You won’t believe the questions I got about slavery - @AfAmHistFail
The 20 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2015 @SmithsonianMag
The 20 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2014 @SmithsonianMag
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/10/magazine/our-demand-is-simple-stop-killing-us.html
http://news.discovery.com/tech/gear-and-gadgets/how-to-really-drive-across-the-us-hitting-all-major-landmarks-150309.htm
Indian Country Gearing Up for 2014 White House Tribal Nations Conference - This event will be livestreamed at www.doi.gov/live.
Who Influences Whom? Reflections on U.S. Government Outreach to Think Tanks
Top 20 countries fueling U.S. tourism: Asia and Latin America on the rise, Europe in decline
Conference focuses on attracting international tourists to U.S.

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Washington, DC
Anchorage, Alaska


Indianapolis, Indiana
Honolulu, Hawaii



Wiki

American Environmental Leaders
USA Tour
usa slang

Quotes
The West at large is hope's native home, the youngest and freshest of America's regions, magnificently endowed and with the chance to become something unprecedented and unmatched in the world - Wallace Stegner, Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs

Facebook

National Park Service
First Friday Las Vegas
The Lost City Museum
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Flickr

Library of Congress
Gone to look for America - Pat Swigart

Flickr Groups

All gone to look for America

Tourism Portals

http://www.discoveramerica.com

Tourism Industry

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2011/nov/07/brand-usa-campaign-unveiled

Recommended Listening

Le Show - @theharryshearer - https://www.facebook.com/theharryshearer
Live 10am Sunday (PST) http://www.kcsn.org

The Origin of the Bill of Rights of the United States Constitution - The Bill of Rights Bill of Rights are the first ten amendments of the United States Constitution. How did they come into being?

Recommended Viewing

https://weather.com/tv/shows/23pt5
https://weather.com/tv/the-weather-channel-live/video/watch-the-weather-channel-live?pl=pl-live-tv-now
https://twitter.com/23pt5

http://www.pbs.org/nationalparks
http://www.pbs.org/nationalparks/about/untold-stories - Five documentary websites explore efforts to bring underserved populations into the parks today.

Calendar

The first full week in May is recognized as National Travel and Tourism Week, a tradition first celebrated in 1984, established by a Congressional joint resolution passed in 1983.

Wiki Essays

United States' Wildlife, Biodiversity, Parks and Protected Areas
usa slang

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Twitter

https://twitter.com/ronmader/lists/usa

@NatParksBlog
@natlparkservice
@USNatArchives
@RealAmericaChat
https://twitter.com/potus
https://twitter.com/librarycongress
https://twitter.com/23pt5

Tourism Portals

USA

Buzzword Bingo

Cumberland_Plateau - Little 500 - Memorial Day - Ozarks - route66

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        USA
        USA News
        USA Notebook

        America

        http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/07/04/walt-whitman-reads-america-recording

        Public Holidays

        Public_holidays_in_the_United_States
        Independence Day
        Memorial Day
        Labor Day

        Parks

        The National Park Service (NPS) was created on August 25, 1916.

        Government

        http://www.recovery.gov

        July 4 is Independence Day (USA)


        Politics

        http://www.capitolwords.org
        http://www.whitehouse.gov
        http://rootstrikers.org

        Cities

        Austin, Texas
        Boston
        Chicago, Illinois
        Las Vegas, Nevada
        Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada
        Portland, Oregon
        Washington, DC

        Indigenous Peoples

        November is Native American Heritage Month: http://nativeamericanheritagemonth.gov
        Indian Reservations in the Continental United States
        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Indian_reservations_in_the_United_States
        http://www.makepeaceproductions.com/wampfilm.html
        Thoughtful Travel - Indian Country Today
        http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/tag/travel-2
        https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/04/08/prepared-remarks-first-lady-michelle-obama-white-house-convening-creatin

        USA / Tribal Gaming

        The Sycuan Institute on Tribal Gaming focuses on research, policy studies, and education related to the area of tribal gaming management. The Institute, centered in the largest tribal gaming community in the world, is geared to studying tribal gaming within the broader industry of hospitality and tourism management.

        Civil Rights

        http://www.nps.gov/history/nr/travel/civilrights

        Essays

        http://www.austinchronicle.com/columns/letters-at-3am

        History

        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Declaration_of_Independence
        http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/United_States_Declaration_of_Independence



        States

        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._state_abbreviations
        Alabama
        Alaska
        Arizona
        Arkansas
        California
        Colorado
        Connecticut
        Delaware
        Florida
        Georgia
        Hawaii
        Idaho
        Illinois
        Indiana
        Iowa
        Kansas
        Kentucky
        Louisiana
        Maine
        Maryland
        Massachusetts
        Michigan
        Minnesota
        Mississippi
        Missouri
        Montana
        Nebraska
        Nevada
        New Hampshire
        New Jersey
        New Mexico
        New York
        North Carolina
        North Dakota
        Ohio
        Oklahoma
        Oregon
        Pennsylvania
        Rhode Island
        South Carolina
        South Dakota
        Tennessee
        Texas
        Utah
        Vermont
        Virginia
        Washington
        West Virginia
        Wisconsin
        Wyoming


        Videos

        America the Beautiful
        Inauguration and Peace Ball





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        Artwork / Cue Yourself

        August 25 is Founder's Day for the National Park Service @GoParks @NatlParkService @ParksTraveler #findyourpark
        #nttw is the hashtag for National Travel and Tourism Week in the USA http://planeta.wikispaces.com/nttw

        Parks from Southwest USA

        Grand Canyon National Park


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