Badenweiler, Germany

Badenweiler is a spa town in the district of Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald in Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany. It covers 13.02 sq km (5.03 sq mi) and has a population of 3,900 people (2012 estimate). More on Badenweiler Located on the western edge of the Black Forest, Badenweiler has drawn thousands of visitors annually to its warm mineral springs. Here, […]

Battle, England

Battle is a small town n the district of Rother, in East Sussex, England. It is about 80 km to the southeast of London, and has a population of around 6,000 people. More on Battle The town of Battle was named after the Battle of Hastings of 1066, where Duke William II of Normandy, defeated […]

Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) is the easternmost province of Canada comprising the island of Newfoundland and the mainland Labrador. Newfoundland and Labrador has a populaton of around 515,000 people (2012 estimate), 94% of whom reside in Newfoundland. In terms of area, Newfoundland covers 108,860 sq km (42,031 sq mi) whereas Labrador is larger, at 294,330 […]

Riga, Latvia

Riga┬áis the capital and biggest city in Latvia. With a population of 706,000 (2011 estimate), Riga is the biggest city of the three Baltic states (which includes Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania). It is located in the Gulf of Riga facing the Baltic Sea. More on Riga Riga covers 307.17 sq km (118.6 sq mi). It […]

Tahaa , French Polynesia

Taha’a is one of the islands within the Society Islands group in French Polynesia. Often spelled Tahaa, it is located to the southeast of Bora Bora and to the immediate north of Raiatea. The island covers 90.2 sq km (34.8 sq mi) and has a population of around 5,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Taha’a […]