Koblenz, Germany

Koblenz is a city along the river Rhine, at the confluence with the River Mosel, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, between Bonn and Wiesbaden. It covers 105 sq km (40.5 sq mi) and has a population of 106,000 (2011 estimate). The city is in the Central European Time Zone (UTC+1) and in summer the Central European Summer […]

Ibarra, Ecuador

Ibarra is a city in northern Ecuador whose full name is San Miguel de Ibarra. It is the provincial capital of Ibarra Province. The city is located at the base of the Imbabura Volcano, on the bank of the Tahuando River. It covers 41.68 sq km (16.1 sq mi) and has a population of 109,000 […]

Breda, Netherlands

Breda (map) is a Dutch city at the confluence of the rivers Aa and Mark in North Brabant, Netherlands. The city has a population of 175,000 (2011 estimate), within an urban area of 316,000 people. More on Breda The old city of Breda is a fortified town. It received its town charter in 1252. Today […]

Leiden, Netherlands

Leiden (map) is a city in the province of South Holland, Netherlands. The city itself covers 23.16 sq km (8.9 sq mi), but its urban area spreads to include surrounding suburbs and towns including Oegstgeest, Leiderdorp, Voorschoten, Valkenburg, Rijnsburg and Katwijk. The city population is 117,000 (2011 estimate) while that of the urban area is […]

Veneto, Italy

Veneto is a region in northern Italy. It covers 18,399 sq km (7,104 sq mi) and has a population of 4.9 million people (2012 estimate). Its capital and biggest city is Venice. More on Veneto Geography of Veneto Veneto is bordered by Friuli Venezia Giulia to the east, Emilia Romagna to the south, Lombardy to […]