The United States is a melting pot where many different cultures, religions and ideologies intersect and intertwine. Against a backdrop of American traditions, there is a colorful mosaic created by people of various origins.
Globalization and the ongoing technological progress made long-distance travel part and parcel of our everyday lives. The meaning of distance has changed drastically and it is no longer perceived as an obstacle. The time-distance ratio has been distorted and long-haul travel is easier than ever before. No matter what the distance, with some money and time on our hands, we can simply go wherever we want.