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Prince Edward Island, Canada

Prince Edward Island, Canada

Overview According to topschoolsintheusa, Prince Edward Island, Canada’s smallest province, lies in the North Atlantic between the warm waters of the Northumberland Strait and the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The relatively few and extremely hospitable residents take great pride in their province, and as the saying goes, to be a true Prince Edward Islander you must have been born there. Highly recommended are the local fruits and vegetables, especially the famous new potatoes, as well as the delicious lobster –…

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Visa to Mexico

Visa to Mexico

Information about obtaining a Mexican visa and the possibilities of simplified entry into the territory of Mexico. IMPORTANT: citizens of Russia, Belarus, Armenia and other countries who have one of the migration documents listed below do not need a multiple-entry consular visa or an electronic permit to enter the territory of Mexico, provided that the purpose of the trip is tourism or activity, not implying financial reward: – A valid visa from Canada, the United States of America, Japan, the…

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Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland

Metropolis of Maryland, located at the latitude of 39 ° 18 ′ N. and the longitude of 76 ° 37 ′ W, is the eighth largest city in the United States by population. It counted, at the 1920 census, 733,826 inhabitants, who lived on an area equal to 233 square kilometers. Located on the Patapsco River at 23 m. on the sea, it is 22 kilometers from the Chesapeake Bay, which connects it with the Atlantic Ocean, and is in…

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Mexico Figurative Arts and Architecture

Mexico Figurative Arts and Architecture

Figurative Arts. – According to top-mba-universities, R. Tamayo is considered, with D. Rivera, DA Siqueiros and JO Orozco, the most significant Mexican painter of this century. With his work, which was presented in Florence in 1975 in a large exhibition, a new era of Mexican painting begins, which culminates with the current expressions of abstract painting. All the themes, all the trends, all the styles appear in the different pictorial currents that currently operate in Mexico However, the figurative instance…

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Mexico Economic and Financial Policy Between 1979 and 1981

Mexico Economic and Financial Policy Between 1979 and 1981

The three-year period 1979-81 was characterized by rapid economic growth and a progressive deterioration of the balance of payments, the deficit of which was financed through a massive recourse to debt. In particular, the external debt went from 43 to 78 billion dollars in this period. Furthermore, due to the growing mistrust of operators, there have been progressively huge capital outflows which have aggravated the already precarious conditions of the external accounts. In 1982 a period of profound economic and…

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Canada Brief History

Canada Brief History

After my first visit to Canada, when I traveled around the provinces of British Columbia and Alberta in the western part, my interest in this large and beautiful country was aroused, so I decided to go back and explore the eastern parts of the country as well. I who rarely visit a country more than once! My journey began and ended in Montreal. To be able to visit the places I selected when I planned the trip, I rented a…

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Ecuador Economy

Ecuador Economy

ECONOMY: AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY, LIVESTOCK AND FISHING According to smber, it is in the agricultural sector which is particularly felt the lack of incisive state reforms, although since 1976 have been subject to gradual confiscation of all large estates that were not cultivated for more than 80% of their surface and the five-year development plan for 1980- 84 has devoted most of the investments to the modernization of agriculture and the construction of adequate irrigation works: approx. 59.8%. of land classified…

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Canada Population and Religion

Canada Population and Religion

Population According to itypetravel, Canada is an immigration country with a multicultural population structure. Most Canadians are whites of British Irish or French descent. English and French are the mother tongues of 58.9% and 21.3% of the population, respectively. The French Canadians go back to the French immigrants of the 17th and 18th centuries. They were followed by British immigrants in the 18th century. At the beginning of the 20th century, in addition to the British, Central, Eastern and Southern…

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Grenada Travel Overview

Grenada Travel Overview

GENERAL Capital St. George’s. Geography According to topschoolsintheusa, Grenada is in the Caribbean. The island is of volcanic origin and the southernmost of the Windward Islands. A mountain range runs in the middle of the island. At 840 m, Mount Saint Catherine is the highest point on the island. The varied landscape consists of tropical rainforests, gorges and inactive volcanoes. Carriacou and Petit Martinique also belong to Grenada. Government Parliamentary monarchy (in the Commonwealth) since 1974. 1973 constitution. Bicameral parliament…

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United States Guide

United States Guide

Country data Location: North America Time zone: CET – 6 (New York) or CET – 9 (California) Total area: 9,826,675 km² Land area: 9,161,966 km² Water area: 664,709 km² Length of the state border: 12,063 km Bordering countries: Canada: 8,893 km Cuba: 29 km (through the US base on Guantanamo Bay) Mexico: 3,141 km Coastline: 19,924 km Capital: Washington, DC States: 50 Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, California, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana,…

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Mexico Guide

Mexico Guide

Country data Location: North America Time zone: CET – 7 (during summer time CET – 8) Total area: 1,964,375 km² Land area: 1,943,945 km² Water area: 20,430 km² Length of the state border: 4,353 km including: Belize: 250 km Guatemala: 962 km USA: 3,141 km Coastline: 9,330 km Capital: Mexico City States: 32 Aguascalientes, Baja California, Baja California Sur, Campeche, Chiapas, Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Colima, Distrito Federal, Durango, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan de Ocampo, Morelos, Nayarit, Nuevo…

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Canada Guide

Canada Guide

Country data Location: North America Time zone: CET – 4.5 in the east (up to CET – 9 in the west) Total area: 9,984,670 km² Land area: 9,093,507 km² Water area: 891,163 km² Length of the state border: 8,893 km Bordering countries apply to: USA: 8,893 km Coastline: 202,080 km Capital: Ottawa Governorates: 13 Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon Territory Electric current: 110/120 V / 60…

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