Obama Visit 35 World Iconic Destinations
During eight years as President of the United States
Petra, Jordan - Image credit Elizabeth H Longbotham
Former US President Barack Obama has left the White House a few days ago, a reign that lasted well and gave deep impression to the nation.
You often see Obama using state plane Air Force One, citing the sites KompasTravel, January 21, what is gained by the head of the United States is low remarkable facility. Obama made a total of 445 trips to 56 different countries, which means that an air travel as much as 2,799 hours and six minutes, or about 166 days.
If the terms of a fan of the travel, the journey of a head of state in the United States is a very special occasion, citing the site Travel and Leisure, Friday, January 20, one of the destinations that made an impression in the Obama minds throughout his administration is Cuba.
For the record, Obama became the first US president to visit Cuba throughout 88 years.
Obama has achieved a lot of locations that specifically is a dream destination for many tourists in the world, according to Obama himself from many locations he likes is Yosemite National Park in the State of California, USA. Obama to visit the national park on the 100th Anniversary of Yosemite National Park and coincided with Father's Day, along with family members, wife and two children on the visit.
Incredible opportunity to visit at least 35 iconic destinations in the world, though not all on the agenda of the official visit as president. As stated in the article, that Obama gave a lot of travel records, for example, go fishing in the river in the state of Montana. Obama also visited the Blue House which is the residence of the Head of State of South Korea.
Even opportunities in culinary journey together with the culinary expert Anthony Bourdain in Hanoi as he enjoyed the pho, noodle kind of Vietnamese specialties.
The journey is long and far who are able to make jealous tourists anywhere.
1. Great Sphinx, Egypt
2. The Centre Pompidou, France
3. The National September 11 Memorial, New York
4. Cape Coast Castle, Ghana
5. Forbidden City, China
6. Christ de Redeemer Statue, Brazil
7. Esperanza Resort, Mexico
8. Montana, USA
9. The Great Wall of China
10. Los Angeles Airport, USA
11. Holocaust Museum, Jerusalem
12. Acadia National Park, USA
13. Edgartown, Massachusetts, USA
14. Petra, Jordan
15. Seneca Falls, New York, USA
16. Seoul, South Korea
17. Stonehenge, England
18. Newport, Rhode Island
19. Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
20. Krun, Germany
21. Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska
22. Memorial Hiroshima, Japan
23. New York City, USA
24. Havana, Cuba
25. Pensacola, Florida
26. New Delhi, India
27. Panama Canal
29. Globe Theater, London
30. Hanoi, Vietnam
31. Kamakura, Japan
33. Bristol Bay, Alaska
34. Manila Bay, Philippines
35. Kingston, Jamaica
You can imagine the flurry of trips of Obama during the eight years of his reign since 2009. The incredible journey!
Source: S Anindiati Nursastri - KompasTravel, Travel and Leisure
Image: Elizabeth H Longbotham