Die Welt entdecken mit dem Abenteuer Schüleraustausch: Claus-Daniel Bartel hat in seinem Buch “The best year of my life. Ein Jahr als Gastschüler“ persönliche Erfahrungen als Austauschschüler in den USA zusammengefasst. Die 50 Staaten der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika - Hier gibt’s alle im Überblick:

Staat-Sate                   Abkürzung-Abbreviation Rufname-Nickname       Hauptstadt-Capital  
Alabama AL The heart of Dixie Montgomery
Alaska AK Last Frontier Juneau
Arizona AZ Grand Canyon State Phoenix
Arkansas AR Natural State Little Rock
California CA Golden State Sacramento
Colorado CO Centennial State Denver
Connecticut CT Constitution State Hartford
Delaware DE First State Dover
Florida FL Sunshine State Tallahassee
Georgia GL Peach State Atlanta
Hawaii HI Aloha State Honululu
Idaho ID Gem State Boise
Illinois IL Prairie State Springfield
Indiana IN Hoosier State Indianapolis
Iowa IA Hawkeye State Des Miones
Kansas KS Sunflower State Topeka
Kentucky KY Bluegrass State Frankfort
Louisiana LA Pelican State Baton Rouge
Maine ME The Pine Tree State Augusta
Maryland MD Old Line State Annapolis
Massachusetts MA Bay State Boston
Michigan MI Wolverine State Lansing
Minnesota MN North Star State St. Paul
Mississippi MS Magnolia State Jackson
Missouri MO Show Mc State Jefferson City
Montana MT Treasure State Helena
Nebraska NE Cornhusker State Lincoln
Nevada NV Silver State Canson City
New Hampshire NH Granite State Concord
New Jersey NJ Garden Sate Trenton
New Mexico NM Land of Enchantment Santa Fe
New York NY Empire State Albany
North Carolina NC Tar Heel State Raleigh
North Dakota ND Peace Garden State Bismarck
Ohio OH Buckeye State Columbus
Oklahoma OK Sooner State Oklahoma-City
Oregan OR Beaver State Salem
Pennsylvania PA The Keystone State Harrisburg
Rhode Island RI The Ocean State Providence
South Carolina SC Palmetto State Columbia
South Dakota SD Mt Rushmore State Pierre
Tennessee TN Volunteer State Nashville
Texas TX Lone Star State Austin
Utah UT Beehive State Salt Lake City
Vermont VT Green Mountain Montpelier
Virginia VA Old Dominion State Richmond
Washington WA Evergreen State Olympia
West Virginia WV Mountain State Charleston
Wisconsin WI Badger State Madison
Wyoming WY Equality State Cheyenne
Districat of Columbia DC Capital City Washington

Aus: The Best Year of my Life Daniel Bartel