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Burcu KAYMAK
Burcu KAYMAK
01/10/2015
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We will continue to explore the suprising  secrets of famous landmarks of America from Golden Gate to Niagara Falls.

Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge

The amazing landmark  has a different story. Although Golden gate Bridge opened in 1937 it was under suspension until 1964, and taken the name of the longest suspension bridge main span in the world.

The bridges color is not red, It’s “International Orange” But the planning color of the bridge it wasn’t International Orange, they planned to use that color as a primer but after they noticed orange can be seen easily with bad weather conditions like rain, fog etc.  architects  chose the keeping that color.

The Frommers travel guide  says about that bridge:  “possibly the most beautiful, certainly the most photographed, bridge in the world”

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

The other American beautiful landmark is Niagara Falls, it is also the other internationally recognized national wonder of the World.

As a second largest waterfall in the world, it has the capacity of six million cubic feet water flow over each minute.

There are two twin city of the Canada and USA given the name of Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls Ontario and Niagara Falls New York.

Also legendary scientist Nicola Tesla built hydroelectric centrals powered by the waterfall.

The dark side of this stunning waterfall based of legends. Niagara given its name from Seneca Indians falls lies the Cave Of The Evil Spirit where the British soldiers killed American Natives in 1763

The White House

The White House

The White House

As a most famous residential place in the word, housing all of the American Presidents. Firstly George Washington stays there and these times White House decorated neoclassical style.

Recently Zillow.com estimated the value of White House as $287 million but it will be never available to purchase.

Everyday 6.000 visitors visit the Presidential building of Washington  and approximate 500 people work at White House.

As a living space White House has all unique and many opportunities like tennis court , swimming pool, jogging track even it has own movie theatre called the White House Family Theatre.

5 full house master chefs ready to cooking in case the probablity of  The White House family getting hungry.

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