It’s easy to forget how large the United States is for one country, especially when you compare it to a continent like Europe that’s made up of so many smaller countries. According to a neat overlay map posted to Reddit by user martinswfan, you can fit 30 European countries into the continental US. How’s that for efficient European travel?
The most perfect example is Denmark, which fits so comfortably into the lower peninsula of Michigan that it almost seems the two were meant to be together. Italy stretches across just a small portion of the midwest, while Switzerland takes up less space than its mountainous counterpart in Colorado.