Barack Obama is the 44th and current President of the United States, The most interesting fact about him is that he is the first African American, who has managed to become the President. Obama was inaugurated as president on January 20, 2009. Later he was reelected president in November 2012. His cultural and political image is rather positive because he was named the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize laureate. What’s more, he is very intelligent and frequently referred to as an exceptional orator. Speaking about his major achievements in foreign and domestic policy, Obama ended U.S. military involvement in the Iraq War and Passed a lot of reforms in his own country (such as health care reform), stating that the USA is a real world leader.
A powerful and inspiring landscape, the Grand Canyon is a 1-mile deep gorge carved by the Colorado River. It is situated in the state of Arizona in the United States, to be more precise, in the Grand Canyon National Park, founded in 1919, which is one of the oldest national parks in the United States. The Grand Canyon is long considered one of the greatest natural wonders of the world. The Grand Canyon looks really impressive. It is 277 miles (446 km) long, up to 18 miles (29 km) wide and attains a depth of over a mile (1,800 meters). It is interesting to know that the Grand Canyon is not only the unique natural wonder, but also a popular tourist attraction as nearly five million people travel here each year in order to see it. Aside from casual sightseeing, rafting, hiking, running, and helicopter tours are popular here.