Group 7
Names:Andrea Garcia, Bea Vidal-Quadras, Paz Martinez
Captain:Paz Martinez
(GIRLS: this is for Mercedes to know what we have done each.)
Glogster,Trips and hotels: Andrea Garcia
Activities: Bea Vidal-Quadras and Andrea Garcia
Culture and history: Paz Martinez

Girls please change the color of your names to do not get confuse! thanks! If you can, make the doodle to vote the cities we are visiting, I don´t remember the way to make it...

Vote here
Hi girls! i found some information about North America, click the link and enter into vacation types,then choose City Stays and there you can see all the interesting north american cities. i hope you like it!
Bea, I like so much the link! it´s interesting! now we have to choose the cities and also distribut the work! Who wants to work the economic part?

well, i can work the economic part if you want, in wich three parts we distribute the work?
Girls! here are the results of the votes:

New York
Los Angeles



girls!new york knew would be the most voted.A few cities we go?We must search for hotels.
I search hotels in new York:
girls! traveled to four sites right? new york, Los Angeles, Chicago and Washington and other countries if you want them

Perfect Andrea! look girls, here there are hotels from Los Angeles! look at them please!

OH! girls I like a lot this pages! If you want I can search the flying tickets! In this page we can buy them: but before doing that we have to talk with the captain of group 8!
i think that one day we meet at one house!because is easier

i agree with you Andrea!
this week i think that is perfect to meet.

Girls what city are we going to visit first? Andrea can you buy the tickets to fly to BCN to the first city that we are visiting and also the ticket for the last flight, that is from the last city to Bahamas? Thanks!
Bea if you want I can do the part of writting the information of every place and you can find activities for do in each city.
Queensand(australia)-Los Angeles - 15 october,7:40 a.m-8:45 a.m
transbord Brisbane to L.A 11:15a.m - 7:30a.m price:1477,94€
Los Angeles to Chicago-18 october, 8:00a.m-1:59p.m number flight 537-united airlines, price:184,01€
Chicago-NY, 21 october,7:00a.m - 10:14a.m flight 536 united airlines, price: 94,82€
NY-Washington, 25 october 6:00a.m - 7:24a.m,flight 5716 united airline,price: 55,06€
Washinton-Miami, 27 october:6:50 p.m - 9:29p.m,flight 3441,united airlines, price: 102,32€
Miami-Nassau, 30 october 4:00p.m - 5:00p.m,flight 8689,us airways, price: 84.99€

Los Angeles

Our trip begins here in Los Angeles. Los Angeles is the most populous city in the state of California, and the second most populous in the United States, after New York City.
Is located in the Southern California. Is the one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world.
The city's inhabitants are referred to as "Angelenos".
You have freedom to choose religion. There are numerous Catholic churches and pariches throughout Los Angeles, also orthodox and protestant.
Los Angeles is home to various entertainment industries such as music, film, television and art. The film industry is one of the most important within the city, especially in Hollywood. Several organizations dedicated to film appreciation have their headquarters in Los Angeles, including the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Hollywood and the American Film Institute.

Los Angeles, California, for many years was part of the Spanish state, was also under the control of Mexico. The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in 1848 meant a lot to this great city as it became part of the United States.

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15th October

We will be arriving at Los Angeles airport at 7:30a.m, then we will go to the hotel Best Western (1 person-3 nights-€ 233,90) to leave the laggage and rest a few minutes. At 9.30a.m we would be leaving the hotel to take a taxi for going Venice beach,where we will be tought to do surfing, this beache is known for its canals, beaches and circus-like Ocean Front Walk, Venice was home to some of Los Angeles poets and artists and has served as an important cultural center of the city .At 14:30a.m we will have lunch at Danny's Venice and afterwards we will take a bus towards Melrose Avenue and enjoy a nice walk while shopping. At 19:30a.m we will go back to the hotel by taxi and once there we will have dinner and this is the end of a quiet day that will get us ready for the following days.

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16th October
We will wake up at 9:30a.m and be ready at 11:30a.m to leave the hotel and go by taxi to Universal Studios Hoolywood (69 dolars),a movie studio and theme park and it is one of the oldest and most famous Hollywood movie studios still in use, there we will take a studio tour to explore Hollywood’s most famous backlot and there we will have a picnik with sandwiches. After having lunch we will go to visit the famous Academy Awards and take a walk by the streets of hollywood with a tourist guide. and then we will have dinner at "Home town Buffete". At 22:00a.m we will go to Pantages to see "Phantom Of The Opera" and finally a taxi will turn us back to the hotel where you can go to a night club or to the bar or just sleeping.

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17th October
Here comes an intensive day, at 10:00a.m we will be at The Paley Center for Media, the Museum of Television & Radio (MT&R) so we should get uo early. We will go there by bus and we will pass there the morning, at 14:30a.m we will get another bus that would leave us at the City Hall Park where we will have lunch. at 14:30am we have concerned a tour where we will see the places where many stars call home in Beverly Hills and the exclusive boutiques that they shop at on Rodeo Drive and also the footprints and handprints of movie legends at Mann’s Chinese Theatre and look at the stars that line the street on the Walk of Fame.

Hollywood Sign
Hollywood Sign
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18th October
We will wake up earlier because the flight towards chicago will take off at 8:00a.m (number flight-537) We will arrive to Chicago at 1:59pm and a bus that leave us in our hotel De Witt Place (1 person-3 nights-€ 317,31) We will have lunch there and then we will catch another bus to go to


Chicago, known colloquially as <SecondCity> or <WindyCity> is the third city with the highest number of inhabitants in the United States. It is located in the state of Illinois and is the seat of CookCounty along the southwest coast of Lake Michigan.
The climate of this city is defined as continental climate.
The mayor of Chicago is Rahm Emanuel.
The foundation of this city was the March 4, 1837.
While Chicago suffered a series of prolems, including Fort Dearborn Masarèby a tribe of hostile Indians and the War of 1812 between the U.S. and Britain, managed to maintain their territorial possessions and expand its boundaries.

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18th October
We will arrive to Chicago at 1:59pm and a bus will leave us in our hotel De Witt Place (1 person-3 nights-€ 317,31) We will have lunch there and then we will catch another bus to go to visit the Sears Tower, when it was completed in 1973 it was the tallest building in the world. As of 2009, it remains the tallest skyscraper in the United States but has slipped to the world’s third tallest building.As one of the top tourist attractions in Chicago, the Sears Tower Skydeck offers visitors a spectacular view of the city. It’s located on the 103rd floor that’s 1,353 feet above the ground.we wil pass there the morning and have lunch at Roti Mediterranean Grill in the afternoon we will go to The Chicago Theatre,it opened its doors on October 26th, 1921 and was quickly dubbed the” Wonder Theatre of the World. Today, the 3,600 seat auditorium, that stands seven stories high and is more than one half of a city block wide, hosts performances by world renown musicians, comedians, acrobats and theatre groups. After the theatre we will go to have dinner to Halsted Street Deli, an italian beef and we will turn to the hotel.
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19th October
We will get up at 9:30a.m because at 11:00a.m we should be in our next destination, The Field Museum of Natural History, is part of The Grant Park. The Field Museum is located at 1400 South Lake Shore Drive and is famous for its dinosaur, Sue the Tyrannosaurus Rex. She’s the largest and most complete T-Rex in the world. The museum also contains artifacts from Ancient Egypt, the Pacific Northwest, Native Americans, and Tibet; large collections of taxidermy animals and dinosaurs skeletons; and several permanent displays dedicated to our planet and its animal life. We will stay there all the morning and at 15:00a.m we will go having lunch to McDonald's and then we will go to Millennium Park that just as the Field Museum, is part of The Grant park. This park It’s surrounded by Michigan Avenue, Randolph Street, Columbus Drive and East Monroe Drive, it was completed in July of 2004 it’s commonly thought to be Chicago’s most important civic project since 1893. Most of the park was design by legendary architect Frank Gehry, it’s built over a parking garage making it the world's largest rooftop garden. Millennium Park is the pride of downtown Chicago. we will passs there the afternoon and we will turn to the hotel to have dinner.

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20th October
At 11:30a.m we will be picking up the bus to go to The Art Institute Of Chicago, it holds one of the world's great art collections. The African & Amerindian collection includes an African exhibit of wood sculpture, masks, ceramics, furniture, textiles, and bead work from West, Central, and Southern Africa and an Amerindian collection of Meso-American and Andean ceramics, sculpture, textiles, and metalwork, as well as South American Indian ceramics and figurative art. At 14:00a.m we will go by bus to The Lincoln park,the largest public park in Chicago. Lincoln Park features numerous facilities for the sports enthusiasts: 15 baseball areas, 6 basketball courts, 2 softball areas, 35 tennis courts, 163 volley ball courts, field houses, and a golf course. At 15:00a.m we will have lunch there and in the afternoon we will visit the main attraction in the Lincoln Park, the zoo. This is the only zoo within the city limits and features two large sections dedicated entirely to children. The zoo is opened all year around and admission is free.At 21:30a.m we will go to the Lincoln Lodge, a standup comedy show in Chicago's North Center neighborhood, this showfeature stand-up performances, variety acts, and Man on the Street segments andserves tasty eats and great drinks during shows. Fianlly we will turn to the hotel
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21th October
we get up at 5:30a.m because our flight to New York takes off at 7:00a.m.


It is the largest city in the State of New York and the United States.
It is one of the world centers of commerce and finance. New York is considered as a global city because of the global influences in media, politics, education, entertainment and fashion.
People living in this city is called New York.
The city comprises five boroughs each of which coincides with a county: Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island.
It has over 8.4 million inhabitants.
The city has many monuments and well known as the Statue of Liberty and has also helped many of the world's tallest buildings, among which are the Empire State Building and the twin towers of World Trade Center,demolished in the attacks September 11.
New York´s mayor is Michael Bloomberg.
The foundation of this great city was in 1624.
At the time of European discovery in 1524 by Giovanni da Verrazzano, the region was inhabited by 5,000 Indians.
New York was purchased b yseveral Europeans and the English finally came into the hands of the United States.
After the War of Independence of the United States, the city gathered at the Continental Congress and in 1789 it was decided the first president, George Washington, which was announced in the Federal Hall on Wall Street.

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21th October
We will arrive to New York at 10:14a.m and we go to the hotel by bus to leave the laggage and we stay there until the afternoon. At 10:30a.m, we will go to seethe Frick Collection, it was founded by Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919), the Pittsburgh coke and steel industrialist. At his death, Mr. Frick bequeathed his New York residence and the most outstanding of his many art works to establish a public gallery for the purpose of “encouraging and developing the study of the fine arts.” At lunch time we will go to Ladurée, a restaurant near the Frick Collection. Then we will go shopping on Fifth Avenue. We will have dinner there inCafe Sabarski, we will pick up a bus to turn to the hotel.

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22th October
We will get up at 9:00a.m to pass the morning in the Statue of Liberty on Ellis Island. The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States and is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy, it was dedicated on October 28, 1886, designated as a National Monument in 1924 and restored for her centennial on July 4, 1986. We will go there by bus and also by ferry. We will wear McDonald's burgers to have lunch there. In the evening we will visit Times Square: is a major commercial intersection, iconified as "The Crossroads of the World" and the "The Great Way" is the brightly illuminated hub of the Broadway Theater district, one of the world's busiest pedestrian intersections. Times Square is the world's most visited tourist attraction, bringing in over 39 million visitors annually. We will arrive there by bus and pass there the hole evening. we will turn to the hotel to have dinner.

Statue of Liberty
Statue of Liberty
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23th October
At 11:00a.m we will make a tour on Federal Hall, where George Washington took the oath of office as our first President, and this site was home to the first Congress, Supreme Court, and Executive Branch offices. The current structure, a Customs House, later served as part of the US Sub-Treasury. Now, the building serves as a museum and memorial to our first President and the beginnings of the United States of America. We will go there by bus and pass all the morning. we will have lunch in MacDonald's and afterwards we will go to walk the Brooklyn Bridge,is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States. Completed in 1883, it connects the New York City boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn by spanning the East River. With a main span of 1,595.5 feet (486.3 m), it was the Longest suspension bridge in the world from its opening until 1903, and the first steel-wire suspension bridge. We will go to have dinner to the River Cafe and turn by bus to the hotel.

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24th October
We will get up at 9:00a.m, have breakfast and go to visit by bus the Empire State Building: Is a 102-story landmark skyscraper and American cultural icon in New York City . It has a roof height of 1,250 feet (381 meters), and with its antenna spire included, it stands a total of 1,454 ft (443.2 m) high. Its name is derived from the nickname for New York, the Empire State. It stood as the world's tallest building for 40 years, from its completion in 1931 until construction of the World Trade Center's North Tower was completed in 1972. Following the destruction of the World Trade Center in 2001, the Empire State Building reclaimed the position of tallest building in New York (although it was no longer the tallest in the world). Once the new One World Trade Center is completed, it will once again be demoted to second tallest building in New York.we will pass there the morning and have lunch in Le Bateau Lvre. In the evening, we will go by bus to the zoo in Central Park: The zoo began in the 1860s as a menagerie, making it the first official zoo to open in New York. The zoo was modified in 1934, with the addition of many new buildings ranged in a quadrangle around the sea lion pool. (The zoo from this era has been commonly known as the "1934 Zoo" or "Robert Moses Zoo".) Finally, the zoo was renovated in the mid-1980s and reopened in 1988, replacing the old-fashioned cages with naturalistic environments. Then we will turn by bus to the hotel and we will have dinner there.

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25th October
We will get up very early to catch our flight at 6:00a.m, we will leave the hotel with our laggage and go to the airport.


It is the capital of the United States. It is officially called the District of Columbia. The District was established on July 16, 1790, and was founded in 1791, in this new town called Washington.
In 1871 he unified the governments of the two cities and the rest of the district
, because of this, the name of the city was in Washington DC
Located on the banks of the Potomac River and is surrounded by the states of Virginia,Maryland and west to the north, east and south.
This city is the White House
, where the president lives in the United States.
's climate is typical of the Mid-Atlantic areas, summer tends to be hot and humid and the winter has sustained cool temperatures and occasional snowfall.

The District of Columbia, founded on July 16, 1790, a federal district as specified by the Constitution of the United States. The U.S. Congress has ultimate authority over him.
Because of the War of Independence, Thomas Jefferson
, James Madison and Alexander Hamilton met to discuss the country's capital, because of debts owed ​​by thesouthern states, were those who took the capital, so Washington is the capital of the United States.
On September 11 a great misfortune happened in this city, a plane was hijacked and crashed into the Pentagon.

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25th October
We will land at 7:24a.m, we will catch a bus and go to the hotel:Crowne Plaza The Hamilton-Washington DC (-1 person- 2nights-€ 338,62)We will have breakfast there and then at 11:30a.m we will go by bus to go to Georgetown where we will pass the hole day, Georgetown is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Washington, DC, served as a major port and commercial center during colonial times because of its prime location on the Potomac River. Today, Georgetown is a vibrant community with upscale shops, bars and restaurants along its cobblestone streets. Many of the homes along the tree-lined streets are 200 year-old restored row houses with beautiful gardens. We will have lunch at Georgetown cupcake at 14:30a.m and in evening we will go to visit Dupont Circle and its museums, homes.. Dupont Circle is a cosmopolitan neighborhood with some of Washington, DC's finest museums, historic homes and foreign embassies as well as a variety of ethnic restaurants, bookstores, and private art galleries. This neighborhood is the heart of Washington, DC’s nightlife. The Dupont Circle community is home to many recent college graduates and is also popular with gays and lesbians. There are lots of high-rise apartment buildings and many rowhouses have been converted into apartments. The Circle itself is a gathering place with park benches, grass and a unique fountain in the center. Afterwards we will turn to the hotel by bus and have dinner there.

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26th October
We will get up at 9:00a.m, have breaakfast at the hotel and we will go by bus to visit the Capitol, one of the most visited buildings in Washington, DC. Home to both the chambers of the Senate and the House of Representatives, the US Capitol is the legislative body of the United States. we will stay there during the morning and then we will go to have unch near the Capitol, at City Buffet.
At 16:30a.m we will go to visit The White House,it is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the United States. Located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW in Washington, D.C., the house was designed by Irish-born James Hoban and built between 1792 and 1800 of white-painted Aquia sandstone in the Neoclassical style. It has been the residence of every U.S. president since John Adams. When Thomas Jefferson moved into the house in 1801, he (with architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe) expanded the building outward, creating two colonnades that were meant to conceal stables and storage. After visiting the White House, we will have dinner at Subway and turn to the hotel by bus.

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27th October
We will get up at 9:30a.m, have breakfast un the hotel and at 11:00a.m we will be leaving the hotel and going by bus to relax in Constitution Gardens, it is a park area in Washington, D.C., United States, located within the boundaries of the National Mall. The 50-acre (200,000 m2) park is bounded on the west by the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, on the east by 17th St NW, on the north by Constitution Avenue, and on the south by the Reflecting Pool. Constitution Gardens has a small pond, which contains an island open to pedestrians. we will pass there the morning and have lunch there with McDonald's burgers. Then at 13.30a.m we will turn to the hotel by bus, take our laggage and go to the airport to catch our flight to Miami at 6:50p.m.

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Miami is an American city located in southwest Florida on the Miami River, between the Everglades and the Atlantic Ocean. It is the county seat of Miami-Dade U.S.. It was founded on July 28, 1896.
In 2008 he was awarded the title "City cleaner America."
It is considered a global city of importance in finance
, commerce, media, entertainment,arts and commerce.
The climate of this city is tropical monsoon

Before its founding, the region was settled by Indians who arrived at the Spanishterritory Tegesta created the mission, which was located in the Miami River.
After successive war
, they left the territory.
The first mayor of Miami was an Irishman, some of the early merchants were Jewish and the city began to be populated with African Americans and Bahamians.
During the Second World War the city was an important center for training and troop concentrations
, especially in Miami Beach.
When the Cuban Revolution took power in 1959, Miami's history took an unexpected turn as thousands of Cubans settled in the city.
In 1980 another wave tube unexpected rise of Cuban immigrants
, this time lower than the previous class.
In the early twenty-first century, things began to change favorably in Miami and today isa city open to international trade, especially with Latin America.

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28th October
We will arrive at 9:29p.m to the airport, we will go to the Hotel Hilton Miami Airport (1 person-3 nights-€387) by bus, we will leave our luggage and dinner there.

29th October
We will get up at 9:30a.m, we will have breakfast and go by bus to the Dolphin Stadium, also known as LandShark Stadium, is a football, lacrosse, soccer and baseball stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, a suburb north of Miami. The stadium serves as host to both the Miami Dolphins and the Florida Marlins. We will pass there the morning and have lunch there. In the evening we will visit Miracle Mile, a particularly notable shopping district, standing in Miami's Coral Gables area and overflowing with fashion boutiques and street cafés. We will have dinner at Ortanique, near Miracle Mile. Then, we will turn by bus to the hotel.

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30th October
we will wake up at 10:00a.m, we will have breakfast and go to Crandon Park Beach by bus, we will stay there all the morning, at 2:00p.m we will turn to the hotel and have lunch there, then we will take our luggage, go to the airport and take the plane to Nassau at 4:00p.m, we will arrive there at 5:00p.m
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Our glogster:
Distribution:Paz Martínez: History and culture
Andrea García: Hotels and flights
Bea V-Q: activities and culture
WASHINGTON -Crowne Plaza The Hamilton-Washington DC-1 person- 2nights-€ 338,62
MIAMI- Hotel Hilton Miami Airport-1 person-3 nights-€387
LOS ANGELES-Best Western PLUS Hollywood Hills-1 person-3 nights-€ 233,90
NEW YORK-Hotel Wolcott-1 person-4 nights-€ 695,06
CHICAGO-De Witt Place-1 person-3 nights-€ 317,31