The United States is undeniably one of the most beloved countries in the world. From its unique cultural dynamics, food, and music, here are 50 things we love about the U.S. and we know you will too.

The American Flag

Being a patriot in the U.S. is definitely commonplace. Americans love their country and they love to fly their flag even more!

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If you visit the United States you will without a doubt see those stars and stripes everywhere!

Superbowl Sunday

This annual championship game for American football is so much more than just a sporting event.

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At half time it becomes one of the world’s biggest concerts, with performers like Beyonce, Bruno Mars, Prince, and much more!

RBG, AOC and Kamala

Three remarkable female role models. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (also known as AOC) is a freshman congresswoman from New York who is making waves in the political arena, while Ruth Bader Ginsburg (also known as RBG) was a veteran Supreme Court judge and icon of the feminist movement.

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Kamala Harris is the Vice President of the United States and became the first female Vice President in the country’s history when she took office in January 2021.

National Parks

The country is a large landscape, stretching hundreds of thousands of miles. Although you may have to travel a bit, the U.S. has some of the most awe striking natural parks in the entire world.

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These natural wonders are divided into 58 national parks set up to ensure they remain pristine for generations to come.


Ok so we get it, this really isn’t an American invention, however it is definitely a staple dessert on the menu in the U.S.

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So whomever did invent these delightful little deep-fried sugar sticks, Thank you!

Starbucks Everywhere

The first Starbucks made its debut in 1971 in Seattle, since then it has become a favorite coffee shop to many.

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In almost every city of every state in the U.S. you can find a Starbucks on every other street corner.

Bright Lights Big City Hollywood, Los Angeles

The entire film industry has Hollywood to thank for cultivating the talent, technology and special effects that have made the industry as successful as it is today.

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Head to Hollywood for some unrivaled star-spotting, a spot of shopping or a green juice or two.

Broadway Shows

The legendary theater-lined road in New York remains one of the best places in the world to see a stage show.

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And it has been the stage that many well known actors have gotten their stardom.

Cultural Diversity

Americans celebrate and embrace diversity because it is ingrained in their DNA.

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America is a melting pot, with most people having ancestors that come from Europe, Africa, Latin America or Asia.


The United States is home to many well known professional sports including.

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The National Football League (NFL) to Major League Baseball (MLB), and the National Basketball Association (NBA) to the National Hockey League (NHL), and Americans love their sports teams.

Supersize It

If you were to ask the American food industry they would tell you that there is no such thing as ‘too big.’

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From 64 ounce sodas to six-foot subs, if you want bigger, bigger is what you will get. A fantastic thing if you happen to be really, really hungry.

The Coastlines

It is difficult to not gush about the coastlines in the United States.

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Whether it be tanning on the beaches in Miami, whale watching off the coast of California, lobster rolls from the ocean in Maine, or surfing some of the world’s most infamous waves in Hawaii, there is no denying that America has some of the greatest coastlines in the entire world.

TV In American

Saturday Night Live, Grey’s Anatomy, The Simpsons, The Bachelor, Stranger Things, Orange is the New Black.

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Homeland, Breaking Bad, Parks & Recreation, FRIENDS…. no matter your TV taste.


From the extravagant creativity of the Burning Man in the Nevada desert to the vibrant Jazz Fest in Louisiana, and the sun-soaked staged of Coachella.

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The United States has festivals to suit just about everyone.

Friendly People

It doesn’t matter whether you are waiting in line at a grocery store, or hopping onto the subway just as the doors close.

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or taking your first bite out of your breakfast pancakes in the diner around the corner, there is a solid chance that someone close is ready to engage in a friendly conversation.

American Music History

Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Nat King Cole, Michael Jackson, Louis Armstrong, Chuck Berry, Marvin Gaye, Prince, Stevie Wonder.

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Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday – American musicians have helped create, shape and redefine music for the world.


Whether you are seeking and internship, searching for a new job, or trying to find a top-notch college.

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opportunities for blossoming careers and education are plentiful in America.


There is no doubt that one of these musicians is on your Spotify playlist at this very moment: Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Mariah Carey, Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Kanye West, Eminem, Madonna, Nick Jonas (and the other brothers), John Legend.

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Kurt Cobain, Adam Levine, John Mayer, Pharrell Williams… *runs out of breath*


Space is so fascinating, I mean how cool is it to witness the launching of a rocket!

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Having the opportunity to explore the launch facility at NASA in Florida where astronauts train world-leading astrophysicists and aeronautical engineers to make space exploration, is undeniably cool.

Disneyland And Disneyworld

From the elaborate theme parks in Florida and California,to the plethora of iconic films that have shaped our childhoods.

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Disney has provided endless amounts of happiness to adults and children alike since the airing of its first feature film.


America’s obsession with this round carb delight has resulted in some of the best sandwiches and sweet treats in the world!

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Get the toasted raisin and cinnamon bagel for breakfast, munch on a salmon and cream cheese bagel for lunch, and then finish off the day with an Instagram-worthy rainbow bagel.

The Silicon Valley

In the southern region of San Francisco lies the world’s leading and biggest technology hubs.

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It is home to Apple, Google, Facebook, Tesla, and Visa. This entrepreneurial hot-spot is the destination for business-savvy minds who want to collaborate and create.

Winter Sports

The United States boasts some of the best ski spots in the entire world, this includes locations like Aspen, Breckenridge, Squaw Valley, Jackson Hole, Alta-Snowbird, Stevens Pass, Stowe and much more.

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With such an array of places to choose from, even the most dedicated powder-hounds won’t ski them all.

Peanut butter

Grab a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup for a little chocolate-peanut butter treat.

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or have the “healthier” alternative – the peanut butter and jelly sandwich (also known as a PBJ).

Ranch Dressing

Invented in the good ol USA, Ranch is arguably the tastiest salad dressing on the market.

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It is such a sought after item that you will find a large variety of foods that are flavored in ranch, including a ranch flavored soda!

The Great Lakes

As magnificent as they are expansive.

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These five interconnected lakes border between the United States and Canada, and make up the world’s biggest body of freshwater..

Accents Of Different Regions

Americans take pride in the diverse range of regional accents, from the southern drawl in states like Mississippi and Louisiana,

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to the Texas Twang in Texas and the happy-go-lucky accent and slang that you will often find in California. There’s no shortage of diversity in the U.S.


A members-only shopping heaven where you can purchase all your items in bulk.

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This staple all in one store is a godsend to Americans that have large families.

Meghan Markle

America’s gift to the UK, 

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and arguably the best thing to happen to the British Royal family since Prince William’s three little tots.

Everything Pumpkin Spice

With the arrival for the festive fall season comes pumpkin spice everything!

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If you want a pumpkin spice latte, candle, and car freshener, have no fear you will find these things readily available.

Jay-Z And Beyonce

This influential couple reigns supreme in everything from everything from R&B to hip hop, fashion to modern art, and even civil rights.

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If America had a king & queen, these two would be wearing the crowns.

Carving Pumpkins

So what is the big fuss with Americans and pumpkins? In addition to being delicious in pies and drinks.

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This vegetable (well, technically a fruit) is a Hallween staple, carved and placed on the porch with a candle inside of it.

Reality TV

From talent shows like American Idol and The Voice, to The Bachelor and Keeping Up with the Kardashians.

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America introduced us to the ruthless, hilarious, over-the-top world of Reality TV.

Shopping On Black Friday

The day following Thanksgiving is one of the biggest, if not the biggest shopping days of the year, with notable discounts both in store and online.

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Even with the introduction of Cyber Monday, Black Friday still brings consumers out in droves.


Thanksgiving is an opportunity for friends and family to gather and enjoy a good meal together without the added pressure of having to bring a gift.

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I mean who doesn’t love the opportunity to stuff their faces with turkey and pumpkin pie!


Despite the fact that the concept of a grill actually originated in the Caribbean, there’s arguably nothing more American than a backyard barbecue with burgers and hotdogs.

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cold beverages and good friends to share it all with.

The Great Outdoors

Farms, mountain ranges, hills, plains, deserts, lakes and streams – the United States is not lacking in this department.

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You could spend your entire life exploring the natural wonders in the U.S. and you will still feel like you only touched the tip of the iceberg.


Yet another shopping staple and beloved choice by millennials.

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It is Pinterest-friendly, well-curated, and full of every gadget, outfit, lamp or shower curtain you could ever dream of – and then some.

Road Trips

Is there anything more American than jumping in your car and hitting the road with your friends?

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There truly isn’t anything more exciting than cruising down the highway, wind in your hair, music blasting in the background.

The Smithsonian Museums

The world’s largest museum, education and cultural complex, made up of 19 museums and a Zoo.

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It’s a must visit when in the Washington D.C. area.

Fireworks And The July 4th

Remember that barbecue we mentioned before?

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Well host one on the 4th July and you will give a whole new meaning to the word. 4th of July functions are far from some of the funnest to attend!


Don’t want to leave the comfort of your car? No problem, Americans have pretty much found a way to get everything done while sitting in the front seat of your Tesla.

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You can get hitched at a drive-through Vegas chapel, order your weight in french fries, and even get your groceries, all from the comfort of your car.

Chicken and Waffles at Amy Ruth’s in Harlem, New York City

Head to Amy Ruth’s for your fix of an utterly delicious and heart-warming soul food classic.

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‘Chicken and Waffles’.

Michelle Obama

Step aside, Barack.

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These days, the former first lady is arguably more popular than her husband.

High school

The American high school experience is unique to the country in many ways.

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From Cheerleaders, football teams, glee clubs and prom, it is definitely an experience to be had.


An art form of live comedy invented in the United States and mastered by famous comedians such as Eddie Murphy, Jerry Seinfeld, Dave Chappelle, Sarah Silverman, Chris Rock and Amy Schumer.

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It’s become a staple of Netflix specials, and also launched the comedian-turned-actor careers of Zach Galifianakis, Robin Williams and Jim Carrey, among many others.

Ivy League Universities

Harvard consistently ranks at the top of the global list of the best universities in the world, and for good reason.

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It’s notoriously hard to get into, and offers not only a fantastic education, but plenty of prestige as well.


You can thank Mexican Americans for this delicious cusine.

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Nachos, burritos and fajitas – this is Tex-Mex, and it’s phenomenal!

Having Food Delivered

Drive-throughs might be convenient, but having food delivered to your front door definitely takes the cake.

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Chinese, Mexican, pizza, hamburgers or sushi, there is literally nothing that cant be delivered in America.

Air conditioning

Ok, you may have this at home, or at least in stores or offices nearby, but in the US, air conditioning is a given.

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Homes, cars, offices, stores, airports, it doesn’t matter; if it’s hot outside, Americans will make sure it’s nice and cool inside.