Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, United States

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The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate, the one-mile-wide strait connecting San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean. The Frommer’s travel guide describes the Golden Gate Bridge as “possibly the most beautiful, certainly the most photographed, bridge in the world.

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Statue of Liberty, New York, United States

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The Statue of Liberty dominates New York Harbor. The Statue of Liberty in New York is one of the most famous statues on the planet. And if you go to New York you should actually see it. The statue is 46 meters high, while the immense plinth counts another 47 meters. You can visit the crown (which is largely open) and look out over the city. Liberty Island is the island where the statue is on. It is best to visit this by ferry, which also visits another island: Ellis Island. You take the ferry from Lower Manhattan, such as Battery Park.

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