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WHAT TO VISIT IN YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK

I have seen a documentary recently and I decided to visit Yosemite National Park. Why do you think that I made this decision so quickly? Let me give you some details and I am sure you will understand my reasons completely. Founded in 1890, Yosemite National Park is located 4 hours drive to the east of San Francisco and has 2,400 square km of wilderness. You can visit Yosemite National Park in Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. The park is particularly known for its unique landscape with huge sequoia trees that are over 2500-3000 years old, with a diameter of 11 meters and a height of 75-90 meters. The wonderful mountains and wildlife are usually crowded in the months of summer and they are almost left alone in the winter, when the temperatures are lower. The largest and the tallest forests with sequoia are found in Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks from the Southern Sierra Nevada. Many mature sequoias can be seen in the park, in every one of the three forests: Mariposa Grove, Tuolumne Grove and Merced Grove. Of all these, Mariposa Grove, which is located mostly in the south of the park, is the largest one known for its giants Grizzly and for Wawona Tunnel Tree too. This place is huge and, in order to visit Yosemite National Park, you need a few good days off, so that you are able to choose your location where you want to be hosted. In this place you can find a wide variety of accommodation from luxurious hotels to rustic cabins. For those of you who like being in adventures, the perfect choice appears to be the tent. Yosemite has 13 campsites in the park, as: Lower Pines, North Pines, Upper Pines and Sunnyside Walk-in, right inside Yosemite Valley. In the outside you can see Bridalveil Creek, Crane Flat,...

WHAT TO VISIT IN ALASKA

Have you ever thought of visiting Alaska? It has an area of 1,717,854 square kilometers and over 600,000 inhabitants. It is located in the northwest of the continent and became the 49th state of the union in 1859. It is also the largest one and the only state which doesn’t make borders with any other state of the USA. Alaska is separated from Washington State by a Canadian territory of 800 km. Its capital is Juneau, which is situated at the foot of Juneausi Mountains and is the only capital that cannot be reached by land, but only by air or sea. Juneau is the third largest city after Anchorage and Fairbanks and its name comes from the gold seeker Joe Juneau. The Alaska Peninsula is crossed by the Yukon River. The state was recognized as federal by the USA in 1959. Alaska is the less developed economically compared to the other states of the U.S. Federation. It occupies an area of 1,717,854 square kilometers, in north-west of the Rocky Mountains, with long winters and minimum temperatures that drop to – 50 ° C. It has a population of 698,473 inhabitants and the capital (30,988 inhabitants) is located on the south-east coast of the Pacific Ocean. In the center of the Peninsula there is The Yukon Plateau, occupying two thirds of the area. The mountains, although having 1500 m, are dominated by volcanic cones that culminate with the top McKinley (6,198 m), the highest one in North America. After choosing to visit Alaska, you should know that the crowd of tourists is attracted here by the wilderness of the area, where you can enjoy fishing, skiing, or a simple camping trip outdoors, from a rustic vacation at a 5-star comfort. Alaska is the perfect destination for tourists that are amateurs of outdoor adventures, from climbing the highest peak in...

10 places to visit in New York City

1. The Statue of Liberty. This is less than you saw on TV or in magazines. You can take the ferry up there (some stop to go down, others stop by to take pictures). You will feel like being on the top of the world, or at least, on the top of NYC. 2. The Central Park. You can start from street 59 5. You will see many horse carriages, many cyclists and runners (who have their track), nice and neat places, beautiful trees, many interesting things (people who play jazz, the violin, flute, dancing). Just go there, walk down and you will see what I mean. 3. 5th Avenue, the famous street that almost anybody all over the world knows about. When you’re in Central Park, you can take a walk on the famous 5th Ave. Stores known as Chanel, Gucci, Armani etc., And Zara, H & M, Gap, beautiful blocks, high (as Trump Tower), wide streets, clean. 4. Broadway. Go there for a walk and you will see how soon your thoughts will arrange in a great order. The places where there have been played so many shows with famous actors, is now visited by a lot of people walking on the street all day long, curious New Yorkers and tourists. The street is wide, has bicycle lanes, you can often find areas with tables and chairs where you can sit down to rest, read, admire the city. 5. Times Square. Go and see it at night! You have to enjoy the light show from Times Square or your life was useless until know. Maybe you’ve seen movies with huge ads on high buildings, but it is worth staying on Broadway by night, to see them in reality. 6. Brooklyn Bridge. Besides walking on a bridge made famous, will have a tremendous view of the city. 7....
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