Merida, Mexico

Mérida (map) is the biggest city in the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico. It is also the state capital of Yucatán. More on Mérida Mérida is located some 35 km (22 mi) from the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, and has a population of 970,000 people (2011 estimate). It is the 12th largest metropolitan area in […]

Burnaby, Canada

Burnaby is the second most populous city in British Columbia, Canada, after Vancouver and Surrey. It covers 90.61 sq km (34.98 sq mi) and has a population of 223,000 people (2012 estimate). It is also the 20th most populous city in the country. More on Burnaby Burnaby was named after explorer Robert Burnaby, who surveyed […]

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 […]

Cambridge, Canada

Cambridge is a city in Southern Ontario, Canada. Named after the city of Cambridge in England, it spans over 112.86 sq km (43.58 sq mi) and has a population of 127,000 people (2012 estimate). The city is at the confluence of the Grand and Speed Rivers, and is within the Waterloo Regional Municipality. It was […]