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Beira (Portugal)

Beira was one of the six traditional provinces or comarcas of Portugal. Territorial expansion differs from region called "reality", which refers to the three provinces of 1936, the province of Beira Alta, in the province of Beira-Baixa and Beira ...

Ad-Dawhah (municipality)

Ad-Dawhah is the one of the eight municipalities of Qatar. It is the most populous municipality with a population of 956.457, all of whom live in Qatars capital city, Doha.

Al Daayen

Al Daayen is a municipality in the state of Qatar. Most of the urban landscape can be found in the southern zone of the municipality, particularly in the city of Lusail, while the northern and central sections are primarily rural. It is one of th ...

Al Khor

Al Khor, officially Al Khor and Al Thakhira, is a municipality in the State of Qatar. Al Khor City, the municipal seat, is located in the northeast coast of Qatar, around 50 kilometres from the capital, Doha and it is considered to be one of the ...

Al Rayyan

Al Rayyan is the third-largest municipality in the state of Qatar. Its primary settlement is the city of the same name, which occupies the entire eastern section and largely surrounds Metropolitan Doha and functions as a suburb. The vast expanse ...

Al Shamal

Al Shamal is a municipality in the state of Qatar. Its seat is called Madinat ash Shamal and it is considered to be one of the major cities in Qatar. The seats name translates to "city of the north" - although the population is barely over 5.000. ...

Al Wakrah (municipality)

Al Wakrah Municipality is a municipality of Qatar located bordered by the municipalities of Doha and Al Rayyan. The municipal seat is Al Wakrah city.

Al-Shahaniya

Al Shahaniya is a municipality in Qatar, with its municipal seat as a city of the same name. Formerly in the municipality of Al Rayyan, but now an independent municipality, the municipal seat was delimited in 1988 by Law No. 22. In 2014, the cabi ...

Umm Salal

Umm Salal is a municipality in the State of Qatar. It contains several historic places, such as Barzan Tower. The municipal headquarters Umm Salal is located in Umm Salal Ali, about 10 km from the coast and 15 km North of Doha, capital of Qatar.

Bacau

Bacau, German: Bakau, Hungarian: Bako, Latin: Bacovia) is the main city in Bacau County, Romania. At the 2016 national estimation it had a population of 196.883, making it the 12th largest city in Romania. The city is situated in the historical r ...

Bailești

Bailești is a city in Dolj County, Oltenia, Romania, with a population of 17.537. One village, Balasan, is administered by the city. The Romanian actor and comedian Amza Pellea and Romanian actor Marcel Iureș were born here and also adriana Nechi ...

Barlad

Barlad) is a city in Vaslui County, Romania. It lies on the banks of the river Barlad, which waters the high plains of Moldavia. In Barlad the road from iaşi diverges, one branch along the river Siret, the other skirting the Prut how to reunite a ...

Beiuș

Beiuș is a city in Bihor County, Romania near the Apuseni Mountains. The river Crișul Negru flows through Beiuș, and the city administers a single village, Delani. In the period from late 18th and early 20th centuries, Beiuș is one of the most im ...

Bistrița

Bistrița, German: Bistritz, archaic Nosen, Transylvanian Saxon: Basterts, Hungarian: Beszterce) is the capital city of Bistrița-Nasaud County, in northern Transylvania, Romania. It is situated on the Bistrița River. The city has a population of a ...

Blaj

Blaj is a city in Alba County, Transylvania, Romania. It has a population of 20.630 inhabitants. The main attraction of the city is the fact that he was a major religious and cultural center of the Romanian Greek-Catholic Church in Transylvania.

Buzau

The city of Buzau) is the county seat of Buzau County, Romania, in the historical region of Muntenia. It lies near the right bank of the Buzau River, between the south-eastern curvature of the Carpathian Mountains and the lowlands of Baragan Plai ...

Campina

Campina is a city in Prahova County, Romania, north of the county seat Ploiești, located on the main route between Wallachia and Transylvania. Its existence is first attested in a document of 1503. It is situated in the historical region of Muntenia.

Caracal, Romania

Caracal) is a city in Olt county, Romania, situated in the historic region of Oltenia, on the plains between the lower reaches of the Jiu and Olt rivers. The regions plains are well known for their agricultural specialty in cultivating grains and ...

Codlea

During the 13th century, the Teutonic Order built a fortress known as Schwarzburg "black castle" near the "Magura Codlei". The castles name was first noted in 1265 and was rebuilt for the last time in 1432 by the craftsmen’s guild that worked in ...

Craiova

Craiova), Romanias 6th largest city and capital of Dolj County, is situated near the east bank of the river Jiu in central Oltenia. It is a longstanding political center, and is located at approximately equal distances from the Southern Carpathia ...

Deva, Romania

Deva, Hungarian: Deva, Hungarian pronunciation, German: Diemrich, Schlossberg, Denburg, Latin: Sargetia, Turkish: Deve, Devevar) is a city in Romania, in the historical region of Transylvania, on the left bank of the Mureș River. It is the capita ...

Fetești

Fetești is a city in Ialomița County, Romania. It is located in the Baragan plain, on the Borcea branch of the Danube. Fetești has the second largest population in Ialomița, after Slobozia. In 1895, the king Carol I was built the railway bridge o ...

Marghita

Marghita is a city in Bihor County, Romania. It administers two villages, Cheț and Ghenetea, and is 56km north-east of Oradea.

Oraștie

7th–9th century – On the site of an old swamp was a human settlement, now the location of the old town center, whose remains can be traced into the 10th century when the first fortification was built with raised earth and wood stockades. In the 1 ...

Piatra Neamț

Piatra Neamț, German: Kreuzburg an der Bistritz, Hungarian: Karacsonko) is the capital city of Neamț County, in the historical region of Moldavia, eastern Romania. Because of its privileged location in the Eastern Carpathian mountains, it is cons ...

Pitești

Pitești is a city in Romania, located on the Argeș River. The capital and largest city of Argeș County, it is an important commercial and industrial center, as well as the home of two universities. Pitești is situated in the historical region of ...

Ramnicu Valcea

Ramnicu Valcea is situated in the central-south area of Romania. Set at the foothills of the Southern Carpathians, the city is located at about 12 kilometres 7.5 mi from the Cozia Mountains and about 40 kilometres 25 mi from the Fagaras and Lotru ...

Reghin

Reghin or Regen, German: Regen is a city in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania, on the Mureș River. As of 2011 it has a population of 33.281.

Roșiorii de Vede

Roșiorii de Vede is a city in Teleorman County, Romania. Located in the Wallachia region, it is one of the oldest cities in the country. It was first mentioned in a document which dates back to 1385, when the city was visited by two German pilgri ...

Sacele

Sacele is a city in Brașov County, Romania, in the region of Transylvania, with a population of 30.798 inhabitants in 2011. It is adjacent to the city of Brașov, its city centre being situated 15 km away from downtown Brașov.

Salonta

Salonta is a city in Bihor County, in the geographical region of Crișana, north-western Romania, near the Hungarian border.

Sebeș

The city lies in the Mureș River valley and it straddles the river Sebeș. It is at the crossroads of two main highways in Romania: European route E68 - DN7 coming from Sibiu and going towards Deva and European route E81 - DN1 coming from Sibiu an ...

Sfantu Gheorghe

Sfantu Gheorghe, Yiddish: סנט דזשארדזש ‎) is the capital city of Covasna County, Romania. Located in the central part of the country and in the historical region of Transylvania, it lies on the Olt River in a valley between the Baraolt Mountains ...

Sighișoara

Sighișoara, Yiddish: שעסבורג ‎, Shesburg, Latin: Castrum Sex) is a city on the Tarnava Mare River in Mureș County, Romania. Located in the historic region of Transylvania, Sighișoara has a population of 28.102 according to the 2011 census. It is ...

Slatina, Romania

Slatina is the capital city of Olt County, Romania, on the river Olt. It is located in the south of Romania, on the eastern side of the river Olt, in the historical region of Muntenia. The population was 70.293 in 2011, being an important industr ...

Slobozia

The city was founded on the site of a village by the name "poor". During the Tatar invasion, it was attacked and conquered. In order to keep the villagers in the settlement, the rulers of Wallachia withdrew some taxes. This explains the citys nam ...

Targu Jiu

Targu Jiu is the capital of Gorj County in the Oltenia region of Romania. It is situated on the Southern Sub-Carpathians, on the banks of the river Jiu. Eight localities are administered by the city: Barsești, Dragoieni, Iezureni, Polata, Preajba ...

Targu Secuiesc

Targu Secuiesc, German: Szekler Neumarkt, Latin: Neoforum Siculorum) is a city in Covasna County, Romania. It administers one village, Lunga.

Tecuci

Tecuci is a city in Galați County, Romania, in the historical region of Western Moldavia. It is situated among wooded hills, on the right bank of the Barlad River, and at the junction of railways from Galați, Barlad and Marașești.

Urziceni

Urziceni is a city in Ialomița County, Romania, located around 60 km north-east of Bucharest. It has a population of 14.053: 93.1% Romanians, 4.6% Roma and 1.6% Hungarians.

Vaslui

Vaslui, a city in eastern Romania, is the seat of Vaslui County, in the historical region of Moldavia. The city administers five villages: Bahnari, Brodoc, moara in a Grecilor, Rediu and Viișoara.

Zalau

Zalau is situated in the area inhabited by "Free Dacians", 8 km 5.0 mi away from the historical landmark of Porolissum, a well-preserved Roman Castrum with an imposing fortress, an amphitheater, temples, houses and a customs house in the ancient ...

Agnita

Agnita, German: Agnetheln, Hungarian: Szentagota, Transylvanian Saxon dialect: Ongenitlen) is a town on the Hartibaciu river in Sibiu County, Transylvania, central Romania. It is considered the locality in the center of the country. The town admi ...

Aleșd

Aleșd, Hungarian: Elesd, Slovak: Alesd) is a town in Bihor County, western Romania. It is located in the east of the county, near the border with Cluj County.

Avrig

Avrig is a town in the Sibiu County, Romania. It has a population of 12.815 and the first documents attesting its existence date to 1346.

Babadag

Babadag, Turkish: Babadağ, lit. "Father Mountain"), formerly known as Babatag, is a town in Tulcea County, Romania, located on a small lake formed by the river Taița, in the densely wooded highlands of northern Dobruja. One of the several tombs o ...

Babeni

Babeni is a town located in Valcea County, Romania. The town, elevated to that status in 2002, administers six villages: Bonciu, Capu Dealului, Padurețu, Romani, Tatarani and Valea Mare. It is situated in the historical region of Oltenia.

Baia de Arama

Baia de Arama is a small Romanian town located in Mehedinți County, in the historical region of Oltenia, with a population of 5.349. The Brebina River runs through the town. Some Dacian ruins can be found in the town, as well as the 17th century ...

Baicoi

Baicoi is a town in Prahova county, Romania, near the 45th parallel. It lies near Florești, a train stop between Ploiești and Campina. Five localities are administered by the town: Dambu, Liliești, Schela, Tufeni and Țintea. Over time, these have ...

Balcești

Balcești is a town located in Valcea County, Romania. The town administers eight villages: Benești, Carlogani, Gorunești, Chirculești, Irimești, Otetelișu, Preoțești and Satu Poieni. It is situated in the historical region of Oltenia.