Iowa: Presidential caucuses, state fair, American Gothic and flea-market heaven

Iowa, an agricultural state in the Midwest, attracts worldwide attention every four years by hosting the first contest of the presidential election season.

Idaho: Sun Valley, rodeos, wildlife, lava cones and fossils

Visiting the United States? There are 50 states in all. If you’re coming to Idaho, you’ll find breathtaking mountains, lakes and canyons, and more.

Mississippi: Mansions, beaches, blues and ballet

Visiting the U.S.? Mississippi, a hub of agriculture, is also a place where culture and the arts flourish. Bikers and beach lovers will also have fun.

Kentucky: Horses, bourbon, bluegrass music and cool caves

Visiting the United States? There are 50 states in all. Kentucky is synonymous with horse racing and the world-famous Kentucky Derby.

New York: Skyscrapers, Broadway shows, Niagara Falls and the Adirondacks

Visiting the United States? There are 50 states in all. New York is one of the top U.S. destinations for visitors.

Pennsylvania: History, Amish traditions, cultural hubs and a candy lover’s paradise

Take a tour of the U.S.! Pennsylvania is home to historical re-enactments, delicious food, art museums and more!

Arkansas: Hot springs, elk herds and a presidential library

Arkansas' beauty can be seen in the trails, hot springs and parks. Take a look at the "Natural State."

Maine: Pine trees, sailboats, lobsters and lighthouses

Visiting the United States? There are 50 states to see. Enjoy Maine's unspoiled forests, breathtaking scenery, great sailing and world-class seafood.

Minnesota: Urban amenities, water sports and wolves

Minnesota has it all: the indoor oasis of theaters, books and shopping and the outdoor wilderness of water sports and wildlife.