Oklahoma: traveling in the state on the Frontier Strip
Trip to Oklahoma, brief history, landscapes, climatic conditions, what to see and itinerary of places to visit while on vacation.
This state belongs to the federation of the United States of America and neighboring states are Colorado, Kansas, Missouri and Arkansas, Texas and New Mexico.
The Oklahoma is located along with other six states on the Frontier Strip, which is the dividing line between the western United States and the eastern United States that, starting from North Dakota comes to Texas.
In 1500 it was disputed between Spain and France, while in 1803 it was ceded by France to the United States that, by using it as Indian reservation, assigned him to five tribes’. Became a federal state since 1907.
Oklahoma is Canaval Hill, at Poteau, which is considered the highest hill in the world with its 609 meters above sea level.
The state of Oklahoma has two hundred lakes of artificial origin including Eufaula which is the largest with a surface of 413 kilometers square.
Are typical of this state, especially in spring, intense thunderstorms that often originate from the devastating effects of tornadoes phenomena.
The capital and largest city of this state is Oklahoma City with little more than half a million people without counting all the metropolitan area that would more than double.