Monthly Archives: January 2013

Picardy

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Picardy is a wealthy agricultural space in northern France. The area stretches from the English Channel within the northwest to Belgium within the northeast. Amiens is Picardy’s capital and largest metropolis. Picardy is usually flat farmland. The world has rising chalk plateaus and …

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Piedmont Region

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The Piedmont <<PEED mont>> Region is an space of gently rolling and hilly land between the Appalachian Mountains and the Atlantic Coastal Plain of america. It was named for the Piedmont area in Italy. The Piedmont Region covers about eighty,000 sq. miles (207,000 sq. kilometers). It …

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Provence

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Provence <<proh vahns>> is a vital agricultural, cultural, and vacationer space in southeastern France. The area stretches east from the Rhône River to the Italian border. It reaches north from the Mediterranean Sea to the central Alps. Marseille, France’s second largest metropolis, is on Provence’s …

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Ring of Fire

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The Ring of Fire is an space with many volcanoes and earthquakes. It’s alongside the sting of the Pacific Ocean. It consists of elements of New Zealand, the Philippines, Japan, Alaska, Oregon, California, Mexico, and the Andes Mountains of South America. The Ring …

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Ring of Kerry

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The Ring of Kerry is a scenic route in southwestern Eire. The route, on the Iveragh Peninsula in County Kerry, is one of Eire’s hottest vacationer points of interest. The Ring of Kerry winds for about 112 miles (one hundred eighty kilometers) …

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Rocky Mountain States

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The Rocky Mountain States are the states within the Rocky Mountain area of the United States. The Rocky Mountains stretch throughout the western United States. The Rocky Mountain States are Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, and Wyoming. Typically, Arizona and New Mexico are …

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Sahel

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Sahel <<sah HEHL>> is a dry grassland in Africa. It lies south of the Sahara. It covers elements of the nations Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, and Sudan. Some individuals additionally think about parts of Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, and Somalia to be …

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Scandinavia

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Scandinavia <<SKAN duh NAY vee uh>> is the identify typically given to the peninsula of Norway and Sweden. However the time period Scandinavia actually refers back to the nations the place Scandinavian individuals reside. These nations embrace Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. These three nations and Finland and …

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Siberia

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Siberia <<sy BIHR ee uh>> is an enormous, thinly populated area in northern Asia. It lies inside Russia. Ice and snow cowl a lot of the area about six months a yr, and the temperature typically drops under –ninety °F (–sixty eight °C). Individuals …

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Sinai Peninsula

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Sinai <<SY ny>> Peninsula is a part of Egypt. A peninsula is a bit of land virtually surrounded by water. The Sinai Peninsula lies east of the Suez Canal and the Gulf of Suez. It borders western Israel. Most of Egypt is in Africa. However the Sinai Peninsula is …

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