Landmarks of Uruguay

Landmarks of Uruguay

Southeastern Uruguay is a relatively small country in South America. It is located near the Argentinian city of Buenos Aires, on the Atlantic Ocean. This land of the ‘gauchos’ is known for the delicious chunks of meat that are more often than not prepared on a wood-fired barbecue. In addition to an overwhelmingly beautiful nature, […]

Things to Do in Mexico

Things to Do in Mexico

The Latin American country of Mexico is the largest Spanish-speaking country in the world. Because of its location south of the United States of America, Mexico is a popular holiday destination for Americans. Conversely, many Mexicans try to escape poverty in their country by illegally fleeing to America. For Dutch tourists, Mexico is mainly a […]

Interstate 35 in Texas

Interstate 35 in Texas

  I-35 Get started Laredo End Gainesville Length 589 mi Length 948 km Route Laredo1-13: Laredo 1 Park Street 2 Lafayette Street 3A Calton Road 3B Mann Road 4 Del Mar Boulevard 4A Mines Road 7 San Dario Avenue 8 → Laredo bypass 9 Frontage Road 12 Uniroyal Drive 13 Frontage Road 18 Botines 22 […]

United States Economy

United States Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data In the fourth quarter of 2021, the US economy grew by percent year-on-year due to the recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The federal budget deficit was $667 billion in the first six months of fiscal year 2022 (i.e., from October […]

Mexico Economy

Mexico Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data The country’s economy, which is closely linked to international trade chains, fell into recession already in 2019 after a decade of growth (-0.1% of GDP). It was in this state that the COVID-19 pandemic caught up with it and hit […]

Canada Economy

Canada Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data The growth rate of the Canadian economy has been declining since 2017 and was close to zero before the arrival of the coronavirus pandemic. In 2020, the Canadian economy contracted by 5.2% due to the crisis and unemployment rose by […]

Mexico Visa

Mexico Visa, Embassy, Holidays and Shopping

VISAS, ENTRY RULES, CUSTOMS REGULATIONS in Mexico Starting May 1, 2010, entry into Mexico for the purpose of tourism, transit, and certain types of business trips with a valid US visa is visa-free for citizens of all countries. To obtain a Mexican visa at the embassy, Russian citizens must provide: – a properly completed application […]

Canada Visa

Canada Visa, Embassy, Holidays and Shopping

VISAS, ENTRY RULES, CUSTOMS REGULATIONS in Canada You need a visa to visit Canada. Documents are submitted to the Embassy of Canada or to the offices of PONY EXPRESS and the International Organization for Migration, which provide services for receiving documents for obtaining a visa for a fee on the basis of an agreement with […]

History in Canada

History in Canada

The first people came to the territory of modern Canada from Asia about 30-40 thousand years ago. These were the ancestors of the Indians and Eskimos, who moved here along the isthmus that then existed on the site of the Bering Strait. In 985, the Norwegians reached the east coast of present-day Canada, and in […]

Canada Resorts

Canada Resorts and Attractions

Canada is a country in North America, the second country in the world in terms of area. The name comes from “kanata” which means “village” in the Iroquois language. The capital is Ottawa. It occupies most of the North of North America. The temperature in winter and summer can vary from -60*C to +40*C. Canada […]

Mexico Resorts

Mexico Resorts and Attractions

Mexico is a country in North America. Shared borders with the US in the north, with Belize and Guatemala in the southeast. Capital of Mexico City (more than 20 million inhabitants). According to smb, the official language is Spanish (more than 50 Indian dialects are spoken in some areas). Currency – Mexican peso (Mexican peso […]

Attractions in Orlando, Florida

Attractions in Orlando, Florida

Attractions Orlando. The most important and interesting sights of Orlando – photos and videos, descriptions and reviews, location, sites. Orlando is not only a major American metropolis, but also the capital of entertainment, which threatens to outshine the famous Las Vegas in the future. Perhaps this will happen – after all, today it is one […]

How to Get Around Mexico

How to Get Around Mexico

Souvenirs Holidays in Mexico will be remembered for a long time if you buy a couple of souvenirs: Alcohol Men will definitely like local alcohol – classic tequila or something more exotic, for example, rompope Pottery from local craftsmen Coffee from Veracruz traditional hammocks Bijouterie and silver jewelry Women will not remain indifferent to bijouterie […]

United States Transportation

How to Get Around United States

Transportation Traveling by plane According to top-medical-schools, it takes about 5 hours to fly from the eastern United States to the west, and about 2 hours from the north to the south. Since there is very strong competition between the airlines, the flight prices are quite different. In addition to the usual First and Economy […]

10 Reasons to Go to Mexico

10 Reasons to Go to Mexico

See with your own eyes the monuments left from the ancient civilizations – the Maya, the Toltecs and the Aztecs. The pyramids built by the Indians thousands of years ago cannot leave anyone indifferent. Any self-respecting person should take a look at the famous pyramids of Teotihuacan and the Temple of Quetzalcoatl at least once […]

Transportation of Canada

How to Get Around Canada

Transportation Traveling by plane Around 75 airlines, including Canada’s largest airline, Air Canada (AC), provide regional flight connections. Air Canada Express connects smaller Canadian cities to Air Canada (AC) hubs. Horizon Air (QX) serves Western Canada, Air Inuit (3H) Northeast Canada. Air Transat (TS) also flies on domestic routes. Air Travel Note A so-called Airport […]

Mexico Politics

State Structure and Political System of Mexico

According to topschoolsintheusa, the United States of Mexico is a federal presidential republic. The Constitution of 1917 is in force with numerous amendments (the last ones were introduced in 1996 and 2002). Administrative divisions: 31 states and 1 Federal District; Mexico City (Federal District), States: Aguascalientes, Veracruz, Guerrero, Guanajuato, Durango, Hidalgo, Campeche, Queretaro, Quintana Roo, […]

Sights of Canada

Sights of Canada

According to Simplyyellowpages, the capital of Canada is the city of Ottawa, which received this status in 1857. Even by Canadian standards, Ottawa can be called a quiet and clean city. The main attraction is the Parliament, sometimes you can even attend a meeting of the main legislative body of the country. Fans of unusual […]

Albany, New York

Albany, New York

Capital of the state of New York (United States) and capital of the county of Albany, at 42 ° 39 ′ lat. N. and at 75 ° 45 ′ long. O., is located on the right bank of the Hudson (crossed by three bridges in the city) and extends over pleasant hills. Founded in 1614 […]

Canada Arts

Canada Arts and Music

ARCHITECTURE According to top-mba-universities, Canadian architecture was initially inspired above all by the French tradition, sometimes modifying it for environmental reasons (stone houses with steeply sloping, bell-shaped roofs). The most important buildings were built in the various classical styles: first French, then ‘Georgian’ (fine examples of this in Halifax, Toronto, Montreal) and Victorian Gothic (Montreal […]

Mexico Agriculture

Mexico Agriculture, Livestock and Forests

Among industrial crops, besides tobacco, cotton and henequén (Agave sisalana) have become increasingly important. Cotton, which had been widespread in the times prior to the Spanish conquest, especially in the coastal plains, has now found its best habitat in the closed basins of the northern plateau, in the depressed lowland areas (bolsones) where, with the […]

Mexico religion

Mexico Antropology

The work of ET Hamy, on the anthropology of Mexico, operates in so many respects so remarkable, is vitiated in good part of its results by the acceptance of specious theories drawn from the traditions. Instead we will see that the recent results of linguistics can be harmonized well and can find their explanation in […]

Mexico 2014

Mexico Architecture

In the second half of the 19th century Mexican architecture appeared characterized by a polistilistic eclecticism: neo-Doric is the monument and sepulcher to B. Juarez in Guanajuato (1873) by Rivas Mercado, the maternal hospital of Puebla (1879) of Tamariz, and the Mexican pavilion at the New Orleans Exposition (1874) by JR Ibarra. The works of […]

Mexico Architecture

Mexico Architecture and Literature

Architecture. – The recent Mexican architectural event appeared among the most advanced in Latin America from both a design and a technological point of view. There are many interesting examples, and not only in the capital city ​​of Mexico, starting with some residential houses, witnesses of the best American residential tradition, many of which are dispersed […]

Mexico Arts

Mexico Arts

As opposed to the consolidated codifications of realism, the desire to open up to new experiences led Mexican artists in the 1960s to meet various trends in international art. It is an orientation that takes R. Tamayo as an example and which is very vast for its duration over time, for the numerous poetic and […]

Mexico Geopolitics

Mexico Geopolitics

The location between the Anglo-Saxon and Latin areas of the American hemisphere makes Mexico the nerve center of relations between the two Americas: sometimes in the role of a bridge and in other cases as a watershed. On the one hand, the political and economic ties (for example the common fight against drug trafficking or […]