Indiana ? One of the very best tourist state in the United States
Indiana as we all know is one of the states of the total 50 states in the United States. This state is ranked 38 in terms of land area and is ranked 15 in terms of population and 16 in terms of population density. Hoosiers is what Indian Residents are known as.
The capital city of Indiana is Indianapolis. History says that Abraham Lincoln when he was 7 years of age, moved to stay in Indiana living most of his youth days in Spencer County along with his parents Thomas and Nancy Lincoln.
Today, Indiana is an ideal place for tourists and those who wish to spend summer vacation as there are plenty of options available for travelers. The place is famous for camping & hiking, wildlife, amusement parks, sporting events, museums etc.
Even during World War II, USAAF (United States Army Air Force) organized airfields in this city wherein they were able to train pilots & other crew members to help them fight mid air including bombing.
Indiana is also famous for its first of its kind E-bike which has got similar features of a bicycle and is known as Light Electric Vehicles (LEV’s) which provides a cleaner, safer & an enjoyable future. The E-Bike is best suited for morning travels and weekend trails.
Indiana is also famous for its state emblems. These emblems are Limestone (State stone), Cardinal (state bird), Tulip tree (State Tree), Peony (State Flower), Wabash River (State River). A very unusual incident happened in 1972. Peruvian Mr. Lowell Elliot found $ 500,000 on his farm. He felt it was a god’s gift from heaven. It was true but the money was dropped from the sky by a skyjacker who had stolen it. He was eventually caught by the authorities and Mr. Elliot returned the money back to the authorities.
The first Gold Fish farm in the whole of the United States was successfully opened in the year 1899 in Martinsville, Indiana. Indiana has elected Vice Presidents 5 times. They were Schuyler