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Svogerslev

Svogerslev is a small satellite town located four kilometres west of Roskilde, Denmark. The original village features a village pond, a Romanesque church, one of the smallest in Denmark, and a number of old farm buildings. The historic centre is ...

Vester Hornum

Vester Hornum is a small town in Himmerland, Denmark, with a population of 561, located in Vester Hornum parish. The city belongs to the municipality of Vesthimmerland Municipality and is located in the North Jutland region. It also have a church ...

Vindinge, Roskilde Municipality

Vindinge is a satellite town located 3 kilometres to the southeast of Roskilde, Denmark. The original village has grown considerably in recent years but it still features a well-preserved village environment with a church, village pond and old fa ...

Voerså

Voerså is a small fishing village located around 14 km south of Sæby, on the east coast of Vendsyssel, Denmark. It has a population of 554. Voersås picturesque beaches attract some of the summer tourism in the village and its surroundings.

Banegårdsplads, Aarhus

Banegårdsplads is a public square in Aarhus, Denmark, situated in the Indre By neighborhood. Banegårdsplads is where arrivals from the Aarhus Central Station enters the city and it functions as a central junction for the streets Banegårdsgade, Ny ...

Bispetorv, Aarhus

Bispetorv is a public square located in the Indre By neighborhood in Aarhus, Denmark. Bispetorv faces Aarhus Cathedral to the North, the Aarhus Theatre to the East and is situated in the historical district of the Latin quarter. A low wall of San ...

Lille Torv

Lille Torv is a cobbled public square located in the Indre By neighborhood in Aarhus, Denmark. It is situated between the squares of Store Torv and Immervad in the historic Latin Quarter neighborhood and it is one of the oldest public squares in ...

Store Torv

Store Torv is a public square located in the Indre By neighborhood in Aarhus, Denmark. It is situated between Lille Torv and Aarhus Cathedral, shaped as an elongated triangle. It is the largest public square in Aarhus and one of the oldest venues ...

Vesterbro Torv

Vesterbro Torv is a public square located in the Vesterbro neighborhood of Aarhus, Denmark. Vesterbro Torv is the junction where 8 street meet, Vesterbrogade, Hjortensgade, Langelandsgade, Teglværksgade, Norre Alle, Vesterport, Vester Alle and Ja ...

Balbala

Balbala is a southern suburb of Djibouti City, located west of the river Ambouli. The name is from the "Flashing" from the nearby lighthouse. The suburb has formed since 1966 when access to the city was restricted. At first a shantytown, it is no ...

Yuna River

The Yuna River is the second longest river in the Dominican Republic at 185.17 km in length. It forms within the Cordillera Central mountain range southwest of the city of Bonao and passes through the fertile Cibao Valley. The river from there tu ...

Beata Island

Beata Island is a small island on the Caribbean Sea, located 7 km southwest from Cape Beata. Some 12 km SW of it lies the smaller Alto Velo Island. It is part of the Dominican Republic and is roughly triangle-shaped and fairly flat, with an appro ...

Ensanche Libertad

Ensanche Libertad, also known as Ensanche Benefactor, is a neighborhood in Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago Province, Dominican Republic. Ensanche Libertad was created when the dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo ordered a number of homes built ...

Aileu

Aileu is the main township in Aileu District, East Timor. It is located 47 km southwest of Dili, the national capital, and had a population of 2.788 in 2015. In Portuguese Timor, the city was known as Vila General Carmona, after the Portuguese di ...

St. Anthony Cathedral, Baucau

The St. Anthony Cathedral or just Baucau Cathedral, is a religious building that is located in the town of Baucau, in the north part of the Asian country of East Timor. The building serves as the headquarters of the Roman Catholic diocese of Bauc ...

Liquiça

Liquiça is a coastal city in East Timor, 32 km to the west of Dili, the national capital. Liquiça is the capital of Liquiça District. The city has a population of 5.005 inhabitants.

Pante Macassar

Pante Macassar is a city in Pante Macassar Subdistrict on the north coast of East Timor, 152 km to the west of Dili, the nations capital. It has a population of 4.730. It is the capital of the Oecusse exclave. The name literally means "beach of M ...

Sakato, East Timor

Sakato, also spelled Sacato, is a village in East Timor located in the suco of Nipane under the Pante Makassar Administrative Post in the Oecusse Special Administrative Region. It is the location of the main border crossing between the East Timor ...

Carchi River

The Carchi River is a river of Ecuador. It rises on the slopes of Chiles Volcano, elevation 4.723 metres, on the border of Ecuador and Colombia. The river flows eastward across the high plateau of El Angel. The Carchi has a total course of about ...

Guayas River

The Guayas River is a major river in western Ecuador. It gives name to Guayas Province and is the most important river in South America that does not flow into the Atlantic Ocean or any of its marginal seas. Its total length, including the Daule ...

Chira River

Chira is the name of a river and valley in northern Peru whose mouth is 100 km north west of the provincial capital of Piura and 25km north of the port of Paita. Its source is in the Ecuadorian Andes, near the town Papaca in the province Loja fro ...

Isla Corazon

Isla Corazon is a naturally heart-shaped mangrove island, located on the Chone River estuary off the city of Bahia de Caraquez in Ecuadors coastal province of Manabi. The uninhabited island is a nesting place for one of the largest frigate bird c ...

La Manga del Cura

La Manga del Cura is a territory located in the Manabi Province belonging to the canton El Carmen in Ecuador. The territory covers an area of about 487 square kilometers of 188 square miles with about 24.000 people. One of the most important tour ...

Refugio Paz de Las Aves

The Refugio Paz de Las Aves is a 25-hectare private nature reserve in the western foothills of the Ecuadorian Andes. It is located near the equator at 1.969 metres altitude, between Mindo parish and Nanegalito. Besides grassland and secondary for ...

Tungurahua

Tungurahua, and rahua, "Throat of Fire") is an active stratovolcano located in the Cordillera Oriental of Ecuador. The volcano gives its name to the province of Tungurahua. Volcanic activity restarted on August 19, 1999, and is ongoing as of 2013 ...

Guaranda

Guaranda is a city in central Ecuador. It is the capital of Bolivar, a province located in the Andes mountains. The city is connected by road with other hubs, including Riobamba, Babahoyo and Ambato. The guaranda is a small town located in Valle ...

Macas (city)

Macas is the capital of Morona Santiago province in southeastern Ecuador. The city is also the seat of the county Morona. Known as the "Emerald of the East" due to its location east of the Andes mountains, Macas lies in the Upano Valley overlooki ...

Tena, Ecuador

Tena, the capital of the Napo Province, is a city in the Amazon rainforest. Known as the" cinnamon capital" of Ecuador, and founded by missionary explorers, Tena has emerged as a major commercial center of Ecuador. It is home to a regional hospit ...

La Libertad, Ecuador

La Libertad is a city located in western Santa Elena, Ecuador, by the sea. It is the seat of La Libertad Canton. As of the 2001 census, there are 77.646 people living in the city. La Libertad is a Canton since 1993. Until 1993, it is part of the ...

Blue Amazon

The Blue Amazon is an offshore area of 3.5m square km on the Brazilian coast, rich in marine biodiversity and energy resources. The Brazilian government has asserted its sovereignty over this area as an exclusive economic zone.

Egyptian Protectorates

Law 102 of 1983 empowered the Prime Minister to designate certain areas to be declared as protectorates. A Prime Ministers decree defines the limits of each protected area and sets the basic principles for its management and for the preservation ...

Wadi El Rayan

The valley of Wadi El-Rayan is an area of 1759km 2, 113km 2 of which are the dominating water body of the Wadi El Rayan lakes. It is located about 65km southwest of Faiyum city and 80km west of the Nile River. The Wadi has been used for man-made ...

Beni Suef

Beni Suef is the capital of the governorate of the same name in Egypt, located to the south of Greater Cairo in the Nile Valley. It is of archaeological and agricultural importance.

El Matareya

Mataria is a region in Egypt. Located in the Dakahlia Governorate, it lies on the Lake Manzala coast in the northeastern part of the country. The region is not to be confused with the district of Mataria in Cairo. Mataria has a population of abou ...

Girga

Girga is a city in the Sohag Governorate of Upper Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile River. Girga was the capital of the province of Girga until 1960, when the capital was moved to Sohag and the name of the province changed.

Kafr El Sheikh

Kafr El Sheikh is an Egyptian city and the capital of Kafr El Sheikh Governorate, Egypt, about 134 km north of Cairo, in the Nile Delta of lower Egypt. As of November 2006, the town had a population of around half- a million. Kafr El-Sheikh, form ...

Mallawi

Situated in a farm area, the town produces textiles and handicrafts. The total area of the city is about 3 acres 12.000 m2. The southern border of the mansion of Allah, may religious structure?, the Northern limit is a television transmitter, the ...

Minya, Egypt

Minya is the capital of the Minya Governorate in Upper Egypt. It is located approximately 245 km south of Cairo on the western bank of the Nile River, which flows north through the city. The name of the city is derived from its Ancient Egyptian n ...

Qena

Qena is a city in Upper Egypt, and the capital of the Qena Governorate. Situated on the east bank of the Nile, it was known in antiquity as Kaine ", Latinized transliteration: Caene) and Maximianopolis.

Shibin El Kom

While the city is not a new one, its infrastructure is being modernized. The most important central and local government offices are located in the city, as well as the main branches of Menoufia University. The city has several public and private ...

Talkha

Talkha is a city in Dakahlia Governorate, Egypt. The city is located on the west bank of the Damietta, a distributary of the Nile in the Delta region. Is about 120 km northeast of Cairo. Talkha is situated opposite the city of Mansoura on the Dam ...

El Tor, Egypt

El Tor, also romanized as Al-Tur and At-Tur and known as Tur Sinai, formerly Raithu, is a small city and the capital of the South Sinai Governorate of Egypt. The name of the city comes from the Arabic term for the mountain where the prophet Moses ...

Benha

Benha /benhæ, also spelled Banha , is the capital of the Qalyubia Governorate in north-eastern Egypt. Located between the capital of Cairo and Alexandria, Benha is an important transport hub in the Nile Delta, as rail lines from Cairo to various ...

Kharga Oasis

The Kharga Oasis "the outer", Coptic: ⲟⲩⲁϩ `ⲛϩⲏⲃ, ⲟⲩⲁϩ `ⲙⲯⲟⲓ Wah Ēnhib, "Oasis of Hib", Wah Ēmpsoy, "Oasis of Psoi") is the southernmost of Egypts five western oases. It is located in the Western Desert, about 200 km to the west of the Nile valle ...

Rafah, Egypt

Rafah is an important city in North Sinai and Egypts eastern border with the Gaza Strip. It is the capital of Rafah center in North Sinai Governorate, and is situated on the eastern Mediterranean coast of Egypt. Rafah is the site of the Rafah bor ...

Italian War Memorial at El Alamein

The Italian war memorial at El Alamein is an Italian war cemetery, museum, and memorial to the Italian soldiers who fought at the two Battles of El Alamein in World War II.

Minya El Qamh

Minya El Qamh is a city in Egypt. It is one of the biggest towns in Sharkia government and is known in Arabic as The number population of Minya el qamh is about 60.000 of which 20.000 are farmers in the nearest villages and the others are civilia ...

Abu Simbel

Abu Simbel is a village in the Egyptian part of Nubia, about 240 kilometers southwest of Aswan and near the border with Sudan. As of 2012, it has about 2600 inhabitants. It is best known as the site of the Abu Simbel temples, which were built by ...

Tunis, Egypt

The village was created by two famous Egyptian poets in the 1960s. Evelyne Porret, a potter from Switzerland, established a pottery school in the village in the 1960s which played a large role in creating the villages pottery culture. The pottery ...

Ayutuxtepeque

Ayutuxtepeque is a municipality in the San Salvador department of El Salvador. It is one of the nine municipalities that make up the San Salvador Metropolitan Area. The name of the municipality means "Armadillos Hill"