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 […]

Castellina In Chianti, Italy

Castellina in Chianti is a small town in the province of Siena, in the region of Tuscany in central Italy. Located 578 m (1,896 ft) above sea level, it covers 99.4 sq km (38.4 sq mi) and has a population of 3,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Castellina in Chianti As with many of the […]

Ontario, Canada

Ontario (ON) is the most populous province or territory of Canada. Located on the central eastern part of the country, it is also the location of its biggest city, Toronto, and the national capital, Ottawa. Ontario covers 1,076,395 sq km (415,598 sq mi) and has a population of 12.9 million people (2012 estimate). In terms […]

Ocotal, Nicaragua

Ocotal is a city in northwestern Nicaragua. It covers 85 sq km (32.9 sq mi) and has a population of 32,000 people (2011 estimate). The city is the provincial capital of Nueva Segovia Department. More on Ocotal The city of Ocotal is a regional center for light industries and crafts. It is also within a […]