Maryland – Fast Facts

Location and Geography: Maryland is one of the states that borders the capital of the United States, Washington, D.C. (the other being Virginia). It is located more or less on the intangible geographical and cultural border that divides the Northern and Southern regions of the country, and this has defined much of its history. Counties [...]

Virginia – Fast Facts

Location and Geography: Virginia, which is not only one of the Thirteen Original Colonies but also the oldest English-speaking colony in the nation, is located on the eastern coast of North America. It is directly between the geographical and socio-political regions of the North and the South, and has been something of a crossroads between [...]