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 […]

Quito, Ecuador

Quito is the capital and second largest city in Ecuador. Its official name is San Francisco de Quito. The city covers 324 sq km (125 sq mi) and has a population of 1.4 million people, within a metropolitan area of 1.8 million people. Located at an elevation of 2,850 m (9,350 ft) above sea level, […]

Wiesbaden, Germany

Wiesbaden (map) is the capital of the state of Hesse in Germany. It city covers 203.9 sq km (78.7 sq mi) and has a population of 276,000 (2011 estimate). It is located on the northern bank of the river Rhine, below its confluence with the river Main. At Wiesbaden the north-flowing river Rhine makes a […]