April 26 – New York City, NY

26 Apr

It is good to be back on the North American Continent . . .

. . . and not only will we be back on the North American continent, we will also be back in the good old USA!!

Here’s a little about North America that JJ and I found out:

North America . . .

  • is Earth’s third largest continent.
  • has 23 countries as well as multiple territories and possessions included in this continent
  • includes all of the Caribbean island countries, all the countries of Central America, the United States and Canada.
  • also includes the largest island in the world – Greenland.
  • is bordered in the north by the Arctic Ocean, in the south by the Caribbean Sea, in the west by the Pacific Ocean and in the east by the Atlantic Ocean.
  • covers an area of approximately 9,540,000 square miles or almost 5% of the Earth’s surface or almost 16.5% of the Earth’s land area.
  • had a population of approximately 529 million people in 2008.

The Tropic of Cancer and the Arctic Circle both run through North America.

You better get busy reading up on North America – I’ve only given you some of the highlights . . .

, before you go and learn more about North America, let me ask you one question . . .

Did you have a good time?

I had an AWESOME time!  It was so much fun to tell you everyday about all of my many adventures!!  We visited a lot of countries, made new friends, met a bunch of people and saw some pretty amazing sights!




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