Waterton town site, Waterton Lakes, Alberta.
Palace of Fine
Arts, Mexico City.
Family on a dog mushing ride with Chugach Express Dog Sled Tours in Girdwood,
Alaska (© State of Alaska/Matt Hage).
South Loop River in Chicago, the third
largest city of United States.
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World in Pictures. North America.
Greenland - This spectacular north looking view of south Greenland shows
numerous indentations along the coastline, many of which contain small
settlements. These indentations are fiords carved by glaciers of the last ice
age. Even today, ice in the center (NASA). Greenland is the biggest island of
the world, with an area of 2,175,600 km². It is also the least densely
populated: only 3 people per 100 km².
Horseback riders in Banff Springs, Alberta,
The Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island
bask in the moon’s milky glow over San Francisco. The Golden Gate Bridge's two
tapered towers, sculpted in the Art Deco style of the 1930s, were once the
tallest bridge towers ever built, soaring 65 stories above San Francisco Bay.
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White House, Washington DC.
The old view of
Manhattan, with World Trade Center destroyed in 2001.
Courtesy Illinois Office of Tourism