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 […]

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 […]

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 […]