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Anahim Volcanic Belt

The Anahim Volcanic Belt is a nearly east-west line of volcanoes stretches from the west coast of British Columbia, Canada, just north of Vancouver Island, and reaches into the Interior Plateau near Quesnel. The farther away from the coast, the y ...

Anapolis

Anapolis is a Brazilian municipality of the State of Goias. It is between two capitals, the federal capital Brasilia and state capital Goiania. It is the third most populous city in the state, with 361.991 people living there in 2012.

Ancash Region

Ancash is a Peruvian region north of Lima. It borders the Pacific Ocean. Huaraz, its capital city and transportation hub, sits in the Callejon de Huaylas, a valley between Ancashs two mountain ranges. Cordillera Blanca, the range to the valleys e ...

Ancient slaughterhouses of Casablanca

The ancient slaughterhouses of Casablanca were constructed under the French protectorate in Morocco in 1912 in the neighbourhood of Hay Mohammadi in Casablanca.

Andalien River

The Andalien River is a river in the province of Concepcion in Chile. It crosses part of the communes of Concepcion, Talcahuano and Penco, ending at the Bay of Concepcion. The total length of the river is 130 km with a basin area of 780 km² and t ...

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a union territory of India. The name is often shortened to A & N Islands, or ANI. The islands are in the Indian Ocean, in the southern part of the Bay of Bengal. The capital of this territory is the Andamanese ...

Andorra

Andorra), officially the Principality of Andorra, is a landlocked sovereign country located in the eastern Pyrenees Mountains of Southern Europe and bordered by Spain and France. There are about 84.000 people living in the country. The capital is ...

Andres Bello Catholic University

Andres Bello Catholic University, also known in Spanish as Universidad Catolica Andres Bello, is a private university with main campus located in Caracas, Venezuela. One of the largest universities in Venezuela and it was established in 1953 by t ...

Angel Falls

Angel Falls is the tallest waterfall in the world. It falls 3.212 feet off a mountain called Auyantepui. It is found in Venezuela, which is a country in South America. The falls drop so far, the water turns into mist when it reaches the bottom. T ...

Angeln

Modern Angeln, is a peninsula in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Ancient Angeln may have been somewhat larger than the Angeln of today, but following the ancient sources it included the territory of modern Angeln. Angeln has an importance far beyond ...

Angelroda

Angelroda is a former municipality of the district Ilm-Kreis Rural District, in Thuringia, Germany. On 31 December 2019, it became part of the municipality Martinroda.

Angri

Angri is a town and comune in the province of Salerno, Campania, Italy. It was the hometown of Teresina Raiola, the mother of famous American gangster Al Capone, as well Frank Nitti, another famous gangster. It is also where Alfonso Maria Fusco l ...

Anhalt-Bitterfeld

This district was established by putting together the former districts of Bitterfeld, Kothen and a large part of Anhalt-Zerbst as part of the Saxony-Anhalt border reforms of 2007.

Anjouan

Anjouan is an island in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa. It is part of the Comoros nation. Its chief town is Mutsamudu. It has also been known by the names: Ndzuwani or Nzwani, and historically as Johanna or Hinzuan.

Ankara

Ankara is the capital city of the country of Turkey. It is in the center of Anatolia. Ankara is the second largest city after Istanbul. The city has a population of 4.319.167, and an elevation of 938 meters. It was formerly known as Enguru the ci ...

Anloo

Anloo is a small village in the municipality of Aa en Hunze, province of Drenthe, the Netherlands. As of 2020, about 450 people lived in the village. Anloo also was a municipality until 1998.

Annaberg-Buchholz

Annaberg-Buchholz is a town in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is located in the Erzgebirge and the capital of the rural district Erzgebirgskreis.

Annapurna I Main

Annapurna I Main is an 8.091-metre mountain in the Himalayas, in Nepal. It is part of Annapurna Massif. Annapurna I is the 10th highest mountain in the world. In the native language, the word Annapurna means "full of food" or "goddess of the harv ...

Annapurna II

Annapurna II is a 7.937 metres mountain in the Himalayas range, in Nepal. It is the 16th highest mountain in the world. The first people to reach the top were Richard Grant, Chris Bonington, and Ang Nyima, in 1960.

Annapurna Massif

Annapurna is a group of mountains in Nepal. It has one peak over 8.000 metres, thirteen peaks over 7.000 metres and sixteen over 6.000 metres. The whole area comes under Annapurna Conservation Area. Annapurna I Main, the tenth tallest mountain in ...

Annobon Province

Annobon is a province of Equatorial Guinea. It is the island of Annobon and its associated islets in the Gulf of Guinea. The capital city is San Antonio de Pale. The other town on the island is Mabana. The islands main industries are fishing and ...

Anseba Region

The region is divided in ten subregions: Adi Tekelezan Subregion Sela Subregion Asmat Subregion Elabered Subregion Halhal Subregion Keren Subregion Habero Subregion Hagaz Subregion Kerkebet Subregion Geleb Subregion

Anshan

Anshan was an ancient town in what was then Elam empire in the province Fars. The oldest settlement may have been as early as 5500 BC. Anshan was later ruled by the Achaemenid dynasty and became one of the primary cities of the Persian Achaemenid ...

Anshun

Anshun is a prefecture-level city of Guizhou province, near the location of Huangguoshu Waterfall, the tallest in China. As of 2010, it had a population of 2.297.339. The city is known for its aerospace industry.

Ansoo Lake

Ansoo Lake is a lake in the Kaghan Valley in Mansehra District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Its elevation is 16.490 feet. It is near Malika Parbat in the Himalayas.

Antalya

Antalya is a city in southern Turkey. The city is in the Mediterranean Region and along the coast of Mediterranean Sea. 2.158.265 people live there. Antalya is the most important tourism destination in Turkey and one of the best in Mediterranean. ...

Antananarivo

Antananarivo is the capital city of Madagascar. It is the largest city in the country. The city is the administrative, communications and economic center of Madagascar. Antananarivo has a population of over 1.4 million people. Including an Anglic ...

Antarctic Circle

The Antarctic Circle is one of the five major circles of latitude that mark maps of the Earth. It is the parallel of latitude at 66° 33′ 39″ south of the Equator, crossing mostly the Southern Ocean. In the Antarctic Circle, all places have twenty ...

Antarctic Peninsula

The Antarctic Peninsula is the largest peninsula in Antarctica. The peninsula is the northernmost part of the mainland of Antarctica. It is 1300 km and reaches from Cape Adams and a point on the mainland south of Eklund Islands. The northern tip ...

Antigua

Antigua is an island in the West Indies, Leeward Islands in the Caribbean region, the main island of the country of Antigua and Barbuda. It is also known as Wadadli, which means approximately "our own". The islands circumference is about 87 kilom ...

Antioquia Department

The Department of Antioquia is one of the 32 departments of Colombia. It is located in the central northwestern part of Colombia with a narrow section that borders the Caribbean Sea. The capital is Medellin.

Antofagasta

Antofagasta is a city in northern Chile. It is the capital of the province of Antofagasta and of the region of Antofagasta. In the 2002 census, the city had a population of 296.905.

Antrim, County Antrim

Antrim is a town and civil parish in County Antrim in the northeast of Northern Ireland. It had a population of 23.375 people in the 2011 Census.

Anzoategui

Anzoategui, is one of the 23 states of Venezuela. Anzoategui is known for its beautiful beaches that attract many visitors. Its coast has only one beach. The beach is about 100 kilometres long. The capital of Anzoategui is Barcelona. Other cities ...

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