BC: 2 Days in Madagascar | Population:19,625,030 Currency: Ariary Language: Malagasy Religion: Catholic | Climate: Hot and subtropical, but colder in the mountains. | Location: An island off the southeast coast of Africa. | The government is republic and the economy is poor with agriculture based economy. | Flight Time: 7.5 hours | Capital: Antananarivo Major Cities: Antananarivo, Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa | Link to Article afrol.com/articles/37102 | Things I'm going to do See the creatures
FC: My 2010 Trip
1: Population: 4,768,212 Currency: Krone Language: Over 99% speak Norwegian Religions: Evangelical Lutheran (86%), Other Protestant and Roman Catholic (3%), Other (1%), Unknown (10%) | Norway's Flag | Climate Summer is 25 degrees to 30 degrees Celsius. It is hardly ever humid. The temperature drops slowly in the Fall, and winter gets below -40 degrees. Spring is the most enjoyable season. | Location: Northern Europe, bordering Finland, Sweden, and Russia | Capital: Oslo Major Cities: Oslo, Bergen, Moss, Vadso, Bodo | Flight takes 8 hours and 6 minutes from Chicago to Oslo | 2 Days in Norway | What I am going to do in Oslo in 2 day Vigeland Park Tusenfryd theme park | Link to current event in Norway http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-11-15/norway-says-natural-gas-glut-will-shrink-markets-stabilize-soon.html | Norway has a stable democracy with modern economy. The tourists attractions are well developed and there are many museums.
2: 3 Days in England | Capital: London Major Cities London, Birmingham, Leeds, Glasgow, Sheffield | Population: 50 million Currency: Pound Sterling Language: British English Religion: Christianity | Climate: The climate is varied and is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. Rainfall is distributed fairly throughout the year. | LInk to Article http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hifootball/9225637.stm | Location: England is bordered by Scotland and Wales and by bodies of water | Things I'm going to do British Museum Tower of London | 90 minute flight from Oslo to England | England has a mixed economy.The government is constitutional monarchy.There are lots of tourist attractions to see in this rich country.
3: 5 Days in France | Population: 62,616,488 Currency: Euro Language: French Religion: Catholic | Capital: Paris Major Cities: Paris, Cannes, Calais, Le Havre, Le Mans, Strasbourg | Things I'm going to do Eiffel Tower | Climate Rainfall is distributed throughout the year and it snows sometimes in the winter. | LInk to Article www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2011/jan/11/france-america-barack-obama | 70 minute flight from England to France | Lies between Mediterranean Sea on the southeast and the Bay of Biscay and English Channel to the north and west | The government of France is republic. The economy is very industrial and the country is very rich.
4: 4 Days in Australia | Population: 21,874,900 Currency: Australian Dollar Language: English Religion: Christian | Capital: Canberra Major Cities: Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth | Location: Southeast of Asia, between Pacific and Indian Oceans | Link to Article www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/AeqM5h0B7iXcqwQgerCHylCVKSVPoOdRQ?docID=7f51d00c43d0439f9412f5ae323e4c | Flight Time: 21 hours | Australia's government is constitutional monarchy. The economy is free market. | Climate: Northern has a tropical climate and the Southern has occasional hot spells. | Things I'm going to do Snorkel Rain forest Crocodiles
5: 3 Days in Mexico | Population: 107,431,225 Currency: Peso Language: Spanish Religion: Catholic | Capital: Mexico City Major Cities: Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Leon, Puebla | Location: South of the U.S. and north of Guatemala. The gulf of Mexico is on its east and the Pacific Ocean to its west. | Climate: It is tropical to temperate according to the altitude. | Flight Time: 21 hours | The government is Federal Republic. The economy is a free market with a mixture of modern and outmoded industry. | Link to Article: www.wallstreetpit.com/57532-is-mexico-a-country-on-fire | Things I'm going to do Beaches Natural Wonders
6: 3 Days in Brazil | Population: 193,733,795 Currency: Real Language: Portuguese Religion: Roman Catholic | Climate: Varies from mostly tropical to temperate depending on how close you are to the equator. | Location: Located on the east side of South America with the Atlantic Ocean bordering it on the east side. | Capital: Brasilia Major Cities: Brasilia, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro | The government is Federal Republic. The economy is blessed with a wealthy supply of natural resources. | Link to Article: www.reuters.com/article/idUN1218552620110112 | Flight Time: 10.5 hours | Things I'm going to do Wildlife Natural Wonders
7: 3 Days in Argentina | Population: 40,276,376 Currency: Argentine Peso Language: Spanish Religion: Roman Catholic | Climate: The four main types are warm, moderate, arid, and cold. | Capital: Buenos Aires Major Cities: Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Mar del Palta, El Calafate | Location: It is bordered by Chile, Bolivia, Paraguay, Brazil, Uruguay, and the Atlantic Ocean | The government is republic and the economy benefits from natural resources. | Link to Article: online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20110114-706690.html | Flight Time: 1.5 hours | Things I'm going to do Museums Ski
8: 2 Days in Greenland | Population: 56,061 Currency: Danish krone Language: Kalaallisut Religion: Evangelical Luthern | Climate: They have an Arctic climate. | Location: An island located between the Arctic Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean. Greenland Sea borders on the east and the Baffin Bay is on the west. | The government is executive power and the economy has improved since 1993. | Capital: Nuuk Major Cities: Nuuk, Sisimiut, Aasiaat, Ilulissat | Flight Time: 14 hours | Link to Article: www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41106557/ns/business/ | Things I'm going to do National Museum
9: 3 Days in Egypt | Population: 82,999,393 Currency: Egyptian Pound Language: Egyptian Arabic Religion: Islam | Location: North East Africa bordering Palestine, Israel, Libya, and Sudan | Climate: Usually warm or hot during the day and cool nights. | The government is republic. The economy is highly dependent on exports and trade. | Flight Time: 8.5 hours | Capital: Cairo Major Cities: Cairo, Alexandria, Giza, and Luxor | Things I'm going to do Visit pyramids Visit Sphinx Other wonders | Link to Article: www.pacificfreepress.com/news/1-/7814-a-road-map-to-peace-beginning-with-justice.html