Posts Categorized: United States of America (USA)

Visit Washington DC – The American Rome

With a metropolitan population of over 6 million Washington DC (District of Columbia) is the capital of the United States of America – it has thus also become the sixth largest metropolitan statistical area there. Stretching upon an area of 177 square kilometres, and named after the first president of its parent country, George Washington,… Read more »

Visit San José (California) – The Capital of Silicon Valley

With a metropolitan population of nearly 2 million people, San José of California (USA) is the third-most populous city in California and the tenth-most populous in its parent country. Originally known as Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe (since 1777 – the year of its founding), it is the county seat of Santa Clara County…. Read more »

Visit Boston – The Echo of the Puritan Settlers

With a city proper population of over 660.000 (over 4.6 million in the metropolitan area), Boston is both the largest city and the capital of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (USA). It is also the largest city in New England. Founded by Puritan settlers coming from England in 1630, Boston is one of the most historically… Read more »

Visit San Francisco – The Grace of the Bay

San Francisco boasts with a population of over 860.000 and this makes it the fourth most populous city in the U.S. state of California (after Los Angeles, San Diego and San Jose). Its metropolitan population, however, is far more imposing: over 4.5 million. Encompassing a land area of 121 square kilometres, San Francisco is located… Read more »