Delaware is tucked away in the north-east of the United States of America and is the second smallest state in the country. It is also the sixth least populous, and shares borders with Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. The largest city in the state is Wilmington and is situated on the Christina River and Brandywine Creek. Due to the state becoming the first to ratify the Constitution of the USA, it became known as the First State.
- Co-ordinates: 39.0000° N, 75.5000° W
- Capital: Dover
- Population: 935,614
- Major Cities: Wilmington, Dover, Newark
- Main Attractions: Brandy Wine Creek, Delaware Beaches, Delmarva Peninsula