Monthly Archives: November 2012

Anzio

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Anzio <<AN zee OH or AHN see OH>> (pop. 36,952) is a small Italian seaport and resort on the west coast of Italy. It’s about 30 miles (forty eight kilometers) south of Rome. In historic Rome, the city was often known as Antium. Again then, it …

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Ankara

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Ankara <<ANG kuh ruh>> is the capital of Turkey. Ankara is the second largest metropolis within the nation. The most important metropolis is Istanbul. Ankara lies in a hilly space in west-central Turkey. The Turkish authorities employs lots of Ankara’s individuals. The town is a marketplace …

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Andorra la Vella

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Andorra la Vella <<an DAWR uh lah VEHL yah>> is the capital and largest city of Andorra. Andorra, one of many smallest nations on the planet, lies within the Pyrenees mountain chain between France and Spain. The financial system of Andorra la Vella …

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Amsterdam

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Amsterdam is the capital and largest metropolis of the Netherlands. The town’s identify means dam of the Amstel and refers to a dam constructed there within the 1200’s. The town’s many canals and engaging buildings assist make Amsterdam considered one of Europe’s most charming …

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Belize City

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Belize <<buh LEEZ >> City is the most important metropolis of Belize. The town lies on the Caribbean Sea, on the mouth of a department of the Belize River. Belize City was the capital of Belize till 1970. That yr, Belmopan turned the capital. Belize …

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Belmopan

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Belmopan << BEHL moh PAN>> is the capital of Belize. It lies about 35 miles (fifty five kilometers) inland from the Caribbean Sea. Belmopan turned the capital in August 1970, when Belize nonetheless belonged to the UK. The town’s inland location helps shield it from …

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Guatemala City

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Guatemala <<gwah tuh MAH luh>> City is the capital and largest metropolis of Guatemala. It lies on a plateau (raised space) about 5,000 ft (1,500 meters) above sea degree. The town is within the south-central a part of the nation. Its official identify is La Nueva Guatemala …

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Managua

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Managua <<mah NAH gwah>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Nicaragua. Additionally it is Nicaragua’s chief business middle. Managua is on the southern shore of Lake Managua in western Nicaragua.  An earthquake destroyed most of downtown Managua in 1972. In the present day, the …

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Panama City

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Panama City is the capital and largest metropolis of Panama. It lies on the Pacific Ocean, at one finish of the Panama Canal.Panama City is a crossroads of world commerce.  A historic part of the town lies on a peninsula on …

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San José

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San José << sahn jaw SEH>> is the capital of Costa Rica. Additionally it is the most important metropolis and the business middle of the nation. San José is on a plateau in Costa Rica’s foremost farming area. Spanish settlers based the town within the …

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