North America is a very vast continent on the Northern Hemisphere map and almost totally inside the Northern Hemisphere. It can also be called the southern subcontinent of an oceanic continent, America. The continental shelf is the area around the inner edges of the continental plates. This means that it is completely surrounded by water (water masses) and is often referred to as the open ocean. It is the location of the Arctic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico and the Mississippi River.
When looking at a north america travel map, you will see that it consists of eleven states in the continental United States. These include Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Washington. Some of these states have mountains in addition to the panhandle. If you are from the western part of the country, which is where most of the U.S. population is located, you would be looking at a map of the west coast for this information.
North America experiences many climates across the continent. You will see many mountains in the north west, such as the Rockies. The western states, which include Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and Colorado have very high peaks in addition to deserts. In the north central states, like Minnesota, Nebraska, and Wisconsin, you will find vast areas of forest and mountainous areas.
The topography of north america also includes extensive mountain ranges covered with shrubbery and forests. To the south, you will see the large glaciers that contribute to the cold arctic temperatures. As you travel from the eastern states to the new york city, you will see the river that flows through it, the Hudson bay, and the massive water mass of the lake Michigan.
In the north central United states, you will see the vast forests of the Rocky Mountains, and the rivers that feed into it, the Mississippi river system, and the upper Missouri river system. Along the way you will see the spectacular wildlife and landscape of nature that encompasses this incredible landmass. You will travel through desert, and lands covered with plant life. Each landscape is unique, and you will be able to find a type of wildflowers or plant life that is not found anywhere else on earth.
To experience the ultimate in traveling, the north american continent offers an outdoor adventure that you will enjoy. North America is truly the doorway to the world, and what better way to see it than at a hotel in north america? Experience the hospitality and sights that are part of this amazing continent. There are so many things to do, and sights to see, you just can’t get enough of north america.