Geography of North America

North America is actually a part of an extremely large continent, the Northern Hemisphere, and quite extensively within the Northern Hemisphere. It can be best defined as the northern mid-Pacific sub-continent of an otherwise very large and very diverse continent, the Earth. It is the most southern continent by the mid-peninsula. This means that North…

Tips When Buying Life Insurance

What exactly is Life Insurance? Life insurance is essentially a contract between you, the insured, and an insurance provider. Essentially, in return for your monthly premium payments, the insurer will pay out a fixed amount called an death benefit to your named beneficiaries after your passing. The beneficiaries then can use the funds for whatever…

West Vs East: A Comparison Between Western and Eastern History

West Vs East: A Comparison Between Western and Eastern History Western history is the period of Western civilisation. It started as the spread of Greek civilisations across the world. It encompassed the Roman, Medieval and Renaissance periods. It gave birth to European greats such as William the Conqueror, Charles V and Napoleon Bonaparte. The influence…

Western Trail of Texas

Western Trail of Texas The Western Trail is an approximately 300 mile long, multi-use path that runs between Canada and Mexico through five western U.S states ( Montana, Oregon, Washington, Texas and New Mexico). It’s one of North America’s most beloved hiking trails. The name Western Trail was given when the wagon train used it…

The Relationship of Western History to Our Modern Day Life

When one studies American history, one cannot help but be drawn to the westward expansion of European civilization. The westward extension was facilitated by the triumph of freedom in the west and, in particular, by the rise of the European peoples to economic and cultural superiority. European culture, in the years just before the European…

What Is the Best Life Insurance Company?

What Is the Best Life Insurance Company? Life insurance is basically a contract between a insured individual and an insurance company or insurer, in which the insurer guarantees to pay out a specified beneficiary an amount of money after the insured individual’s death. Depending on the contract itself, other circumstances including critical illness or terminal…

The Most Popular Destinations For North American Travel

The Most Popular Destinations For North American Travel North America is an extremely large continent in the Northern Hemisphere and quite partly within the Eastern Hemisphere. It is also known as the eastern sub-continent of a larger continent, America. It lies to the north of Canada and Mexico and south of Central America. When travelling…