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Asunción

Asunción << ah quickly SYAWN>> is the capital, largest metropolis, and chief port of Paraguay. It’s in central Paraguay, on a bay of the Paraguay River. It’s close to Argentina’s northeastern border.... Read More

Bogotá

Bogotá <<BOH guh TAH>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Colombia. The town is on a plateau about eight,660 ft (2,640 meters) above sea degree, within the Andes Mountains. The mountains round Bogotá give the town a dramatic look.On the middle of Bogotá is the Plaza Bolívar. This foremost sq. is surrounded by historic buildings.... Read More

Brasília

Brasília <<brah SEEL yuh>> is the capital of Brazil. It has trendy buildings and broad streets. Most staff in Brasília have jobs with the federal government.... Read More

Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires <<BWAY nohs EYE rays>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Argentina. Additionally it is the nation’s chief port and main industrial middle. Most of Argentina’s overseas commerce passes via the town. A few third of Argentina’s individuals reside within the Buenos Aires space. The town lies in japanese Argentina, alongside a bay referred to as the Rio de la Plata (Silver River).... Read More

Caracas

Caracas <<kuh RAH kuhs>> is the capital and largest cit of Venezuela. It’s also the nation’s financial middle. Caracas is in northern Venezuela, close to the port metropolis of La Guaira. It’s considered one of Latin America’s most trendy cities.... Read More

Cusco

Cusco <<KOOS koh>>, additionally spelled Cuzco, is a metropolis in southern Peru. It lies within the Andes Mountains. Cusco was the capital of the Inca empire within the 1400’s and early 1500’s.... Read More

Georgetown

Georgetown is the capital and chief metropolis of Guyana. Guyana is a rustic in northeastern South America. Georgetown lies on the east financial institution of the Demerara River. It faces the Atlantic Ocean. Most individuals in Georgetown have African or Asian Indian ancestors. Some have American Indian, European, or Chinese language ancestors.... Read More

La Paz

La Paz <<lah PAHS or luh PAZ>> is one among Bolivia’s two capitals. It’s the nation’s political and business middle. The government (managing) and legislative (lawmaking) branches of Bolivia’s authorities are in La Paz. The Supreme Courtroom is in Sucre, the official capital.... Read More

Lima

Lima <<LEE mah>> is the capital and largest metropolis of Peru. It’s the nation’s main business, cultural, and industrial middle. Lima lies in western Peru, about eight miles (thirteen kilometers) from the Pacific Ocean. The Lima space extends west to the Pacific. The Andes Mountains rise east of the world.... Read More

Manaus

Manaus is a serious inland metropolis of Brazil. Additionally it is the capital of the state of Amazonas. Manaus lies on the Negro River, about 10 miles (sixteen kilometers) from the junction of the Negro and Amazon rivers. It’s about 1,000 miles (1,600 kilometers) from the mouth of the Amazon. Nevertheless, it nonetheless may be reached by ocean-going ships. Manaus is the buying and selling middle for the world across the Amazon Basin. It trades in merchandise of the Amazon forests, together with hardwoods, Brazil nuts, and rubber.... Read More