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Fosse Way

Fosse Way was one of the main Roman roads in Britain. Its route was unusual, because despite its length it went nowhere near London. It went directly from the south-west coast to the midland east coast. It linked Exeter in South West England to L ...

Frankenwald

The Frankenwald is a mountain range. It is in the district of Oberfranken in Bavaria. It connects the Fichtelgebirge to the Thuringian forest. It is a long forested plateau. The hills in the plateau form a watershed between the Rhine and the Elbe ...

Fraser Island

Fraser Island is the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the east coast of Queensland in Australia. Fraser Island is 122 km 76 mi long. It is the largest sand island in the world. It has large shifting sand dunes, and highly coloured sand cliffs. The W ...

Fredericton, New Brunswick

Fredericton is the capital city of New Brunswick, Canada. It is filled with rich history. Fredericton is on the Saint John River. There is a playhouse. There are scenic walking trails. Frederiction is the capital of New Brunswick. The population ...

Freeport, Bahamas

Freeport is a city, district and free trade zone on the island of Grand Bahama. It is in North-west Bahamas. In 1955, Wallace Groves, a Virginian financier, was given 50.000 acres of pineyard with swamp and scrubland areas by the Bahamian governm ...

Freeport, Nova Scotia

Freeport, Nova Scotia is a village in Digby Country, Nova Scotia and it is located on Long Island in the Bay of Fundy. Located at the end of Digby Neck on Long Island, Freeport is a working fishing village built up around a tidal basin. This area ...

Freeview (New Zealand)

Freeview is free television service in the New Zealand, It is sent to peoples home using a digital signal by either over the air or by satellite. It is planning to have more channels than analogue television provides. The service was put on air o ...

Freiberg, Saxony

Freiberg is a town in the Free State of Saxony, Germany, capital of the Freiberg Rural District. The town was founded in 1186, and has been a centre of the mining industry in the Ore Mountains for centuries. In 1944 the Flossenburg concentration ...

French Polynesia

French Polynesia is a French "overseas collectivity" with the particular designation of "overseas country" in the southern Pacific Ocean. The country is made up of several groups of Polynesian islands. The most well-known is Tahiti, the most popu ...

Friesland

Friesland is a province in the north of the Netherlands. The capital of Friesland is Leeuwarden. People in Friesland speak Frisian and Dutch. People also speak Frisian in a small part of Groningen, and in East Friesland and North Friesland in Ger ...

Funafuti

Funafuti is the capital of the small island nation of Tuvalu. It has a population of 4.492, making it the most populated atoll in this country. It is a narrow sweep of land between 20 and 400 meters wide. There is an airstrip, hotel, and administ ...

Funchal

Funchal is the capital city of Madeira, part of Portugal. It is also the largest city of Madeira with 111.892 people. Funchal is in a valley. It has even temperatures all year round. There is a rainier and slightly cooler season from October thro ...

Futrono

Futrono is one of the 12 municipalities in the province of Valdivia, in the region of Los Lagos of Chile. It is located on the north side of the Ranco lake, but the town of Futrono is not on the shore. This place was a territory of mapuches indig ...

Gaetale pond

Gaetale pond is a small hypersaline lake found near the Dallol crater in the Danakil Depression. It is found over a hot spring. It has no inlet or outlet streams. The water of Gaetale Pond has a salinity of 43%, making it the saltiest body of wat ...

Gakkel Ridge

The Gakkel Ridge is a mid-oceanic ridge. It is located in the Arctic Ocean between Greenland and Siberia. It is a divergent tectonic plate boundary between the North American Plate and the Eurasian Plate. It is 1.800 kilometres in length. Geologi ...

Galmudug

Galmudug is a secular state in the central region of Somalia. The administrative capital is South Galcayo. It is in the southern half of the city and district of Gaalkacyo. To the north is Puntland, to the west is Ethiopia and to the south and ea ...

The Gambia

The Gambia is officially called the Republic of the Gambia. This country is also known as Gambia. It is a country in West Africa. It is surrounded by Senegal. It is the smallest country on mainland Africa. Banjul is the capital city. The largest ...

Gambia River

The Gambia River is a major river in West Africa. It is about 1.120 kilometres long. It runs from the Fouta Djallon plateau in north Guinea westward through Senegal and the Gambia to the Atlantic Ocean at the city of Banjul. It is navigable for a ...

Gangkhar Puensum

Gangkhar Puensum is a 7.570-metre mountain in the Himalayas range, in Bhutan and Tibet. It is the 40th highest mountain in the world. It is also known as Kangkar Punzum. The name means "White Peak of the Three Spiritual Brothers". No one has ever ...

Gangtok

Gangtok is the capital of the Indian state of Sikkim, It has a population of 50.000. It is located at a height of 1.780 metres in the Himalayan Mountains. It is small town, filled with different cultures and religions living together. The city ha ...

Gawalmandi Food Street

Food Street in Gawalmandi, Lahore, is a centre of traditional Pakistani food. It is located near the old walled part of the city and is surrounded by centuries-old buildings. The food street is open to traffic in the morning but is closed to moto ...

Gay and Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral Sea Islands

The Gay and Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral Sea Islands was a micronation created as a symbolic political protest by a group of gay rights activists based in southeast Queensland, Australia. Declared in 2004 in response to the Australian governments ...

Gaza Province

Gaza is a province of Mozambique. The capital is Xai-Xai. The province was created on October 20, 1954. Most of the district is in the basin of the Limpopo River. It empties into the Indian Ocean near Xai-Xai. The Changane River forms part of the ...

Gaza Strip

The Gaza Strip is a self-governing stretch of land along the Mediterranean. The main city in the Gaza Strip is called Gaza. The strip is currently governed by Hamas, a group declared as terrorists by many western nations for its launching of rock ...

Gela

Gela is a city in the Italian region of Sicily. It is in the province of Caltanissetta in the south of Sicily. The city is at about 84km from the provinces capital of Caltanissetta, on the Mediterranean Sea. The city has a larger population than ...

Geography of Argentina

Argentina is almost 3.700 km long from north to south, and 1.400 km from east to west. It can be divided into three parts: the Pampas in the central part of the country, Patagonia in the southern part down to Tierra del Fuego; and the Andes mount ...

Geography of Iran

The Geography of Iran contains mountains, rivers as well as plain land. Iran is a country of Southwest Asia, it borders the Gulf of Oman, the Persian Gulf, and the Caspian Sea, between Iraq and Pakistan. Iran is one of the worlds most mountainous ...

Gesualdo

Gesualdo is an Italian commune of the region of the Campania, province of Avellino, with about 3.800 inhabitants. It shares border with Sturno, Villamaina, Frigento, Fontanarosa, Grottaminarda. Carlo Gesualdo, the Renaissance composer and murdere ...

Getae

The Getae was the name given by the Greeks and Romans to several Thracian tribes who lived in the region south of the Lower Danube. It is now known today as northern Bulgaria, and north of the Lower Danube, in Romania. They spoke the ancient Thra ...

Gevgelija Municipality

Gevgelija is a municipality in the southern part of the Republic of North Macedonia. Gevgelija is also the name of the town where the municipal seat is found. Gevgelija Municipality is in the Southeastern Statistical Region. In 2002, 22.988 peopl ...

Ghana Empire

Do not confuse this with the modern country Ghana. The Ghana Empire was in what is now southeastern Mauritania, Western Mali, and Eastern Senegal. It is also sometimes called the Wagadu Empire. It started in about 750 and ended in about 1076. The ...

Ghebaleh

Ghebaleh, Ghbeleh in Arabic is a Village in Keserwan, Lebanon At 40 KM from the capital of Lebanon, Ghebaleh is considered the capital of Ftouh Kesrwan, with an altitude of 700-1100 meters above sea level. A Christian conservative village in the ...

Gilgit Agency

Gilgit Agency was the name of most of the area of northern Kashmir which formed a de facto dependency of Pakistan from 1947 to 1970, which was then merged into Northern Areas. The Agency was administered directly from Islamabad separately from th ...

Gilgit District

The Gilgit District is bounded by the Wakhan Corridor of in the north, Xinjiang in the north and northeast, Skardu District in the south and southeast. The capital of the Gilgit District is Gilgit town. The district includes Gilgit town, Naltar, ...

Gitega Province

Gitega is one of the 18 provinces of Burundi. Its capital city is Gitega, which is also the national capital. Burundi National Museum is in the province.

Glatzer Neisse

The title of this article contains the character S. Where it is unavailable or not wanted, the name may be written as Glatzer Neisse. The Glatzer NeiSe is a river that flows into the Oder river from the left. It is 150 km long, and flows through ...

Gliwice

Gliwice is a city in south Poland, in Silesian Voivodeship and along the Klodnica River. According to a count in 2004, it has a population of 200.361 people.

Gloucester

The annual Three Choirs Festival, which started in the eighteenth century and one of the oldest music festivals in Europe, takes place in Gloucester every third year. The other places the festival is held are Hereford and Worcester. Some parts of ...

Gniezno

Gniezno is a city in central-western Poland, some 50 km east of Poznan, inhabited by about 70.000 people. Situated in the Greater Poland Voivodeship. It is the administrative capital of the Gniezno County. Gniezno is a cradle of the Polish state ...

Goderich, Ontario

Goderich is a town in the Ontario, Canada. It is the county seat of Huron County. The town was founded by William Dunlop in 1827. It is named after Frederick John Robinson, 1st Viscount Goderich. The town was officially incorporated in 1850. The ...

Goias

Goias is a state of Brazil. It is in the central part of the country. It shares borders with Tocantins, Bahia, Minas Gerais, the Federal District, Mato Grosso do Sul and Mato Grosso. The capital and largest city in the state is Goiania. With an a ...

Gojal Tehsil

Gojal Tehsil, also known as Upper Hunza is the largest tehsil of the Gilgit District, Northern Areas of Pakistan, it is north of the Gilgit region and is close to the Chinese border. Gojal is a network of small and large valleys sharing borders w ...

Golan Heights

The Golan Heights is a strip of land in northeastern Israel that was captured by Israel in the Six Day War of 1967. The United Nations has voted to ask Israel to pull its troops out of the Golan Heights. Syria and Israel still have not signed a p ...

Gold Coast, Queensland

The Gold Coast is the name given to a 57 kilometer long stretch of coast in the south east corner of Queensland, Australia. At the south end is the town of Coolangatta on the border with New South Wales. The north end of the Gold Coast is at Been ...

Golden, British Columbia

Golden is a city in the Canadian province of British Columbia and is nicknamed "Kicking Horse Country". Golden was first known as The Cache and Kicking Horse Flats. Frederick W Aylmer heard about a development west of Banff, Alberta being called ...

Mount Gongga

Mount Gongga is a 7.556 metres mountain in the Daxue Shan range, in Sichuan China. It is also known as Gongga Shan and Minya Konka. The name Minya Konka means "White Ice Mountain of Minyang". It is the 41st highest mountain in the world. The firs ...

Goulburn, New South Wales

Goulburn is a city in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia. It is 190 km south-west of Sydney on the Hume Highway. It is 690 metres above sea-level. In 2006 there were 20.127 people living in Goulburn. Goulburn calls itself as "A ...

Government College University

Government College University, Lahore is a co-ed public university located in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. The original College was opened during the British Raj on 1 January 1864, and is thus one of the oldest higher educational institutes in the c ...

Lake Goygol

Lake Goygol is the second largest lake in Azerbaijan. The lake has a length of 48 km and stretches to widths of up to 3 km across. It is named after a 14th century Azerbaijani king, Huseyn Goygol who ruled his kingdom and military forces just kil ...

Grampian Mountains

The Grampian Mountains or Grampians are one of the three major mountain ranges in Scotland, occupying a considerable portion of the Scottish Highlands in northeast Scotland. They occupy almost half the land-area of Scotland. The Grampians extend ...

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