The Island of Hawaii, better known as Big Island, is indeed the biggest of all the Hawaiian Islands. In fact, with an area of 4,028 square miles (10,430 sq km), it is in fact bigger than all the Hawaiian Islands put together and is the largest single island in the USA.
Eco tours are more than just sitting in a tour van and looking out the window. Get physical and feel nature. One of the things Hawaii is most valued for, among locals and tourists alike, is its beauty and vast diversity of nature. Plant life, marine and wild life, volcanoes and natural formations, Hawaii seems to have it all.
With the giant faces of US Presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln carved into its granite face, The Mount Rushmore National Memorial is not only one of the world's most impressive sculptures, but a deep history of a country set down in stone to stare out upon its own future.
Multnomah County is one of 36 counties in the US State of Oregon. IT is part of the Portland metropolitan area and although the smallest county in the area, it is the most populous at nearly three quarters of a million.
If you are planning a trip to New York the a visit to the Statue of Liberty should be on your list of things to do. A gift from the people of France in 1886 the Statue is one of the most recognisable landmarks anywhere in the world.
Carlsbad Caverns is a National Park in the Guadalupe Mountains in Southeast New Mexico. The caverns form a network of more than 117 known caves, all formed when sulfuric acid dissolved the surrounding limestone. One of the most impressive attractions of these caverns is the large cave chamber known as the Big Room. Carved out of natural limestone, the Big Room is almost 4,000 feet (1,220 m) long, 625 feet (191 m) wide, and 255 feet (78 m) high at the highest point. It is the third largest chamber in North America and the seventh largest in the world.
An ideal location for the eco-tourist in south western Utah lies the Zion Canyon, one of the US's biggest and most beautiful national parks. Whether your interests are in geology, wildlife or hiking, Zion is sure to take your breath away, as you travel your way through some of the most stunning sandstone canyons and towering rock formations to be found anywhere in America.