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North America

North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere. North America covers an area of about 24,709,000 square kilometres

10 Interesting Facts About Windsor, Ontario

Facts About Windsor

Facts About Windsor Windsor is a city in southwestern Ontario, Canada, on the south bank of the Detroit River directly across from Detroit, Michigan, United States. The 2016 FINA World Swimming Championships took place in Windsor. Windsor is a major contributor to Canada’s automotive industry and is culturally diverse. Known as the “Automotive Capital of […]

10 Interesting Facts About Saguenay

Facts About Saguenay

Facts About Saguenay Saguenay is a city in the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec, Canada, on the Saguenay River. The city is divided into three boroughs: Chicoutimi, Jonquière and La Baie. Saguenay was formed on February 18, 2002, by amalgamating the cities of Chicoutimi, Jonquière, La Baie and Laterrière, along with the municipalities of Lac-Kénogami and […]

10 Interesting Facts About Shawinigan

Facts About Shawinigan

Facts About Shawinigan In 1651, the Jesuit priest Buteaux was the first European known to have travelled up the Saint-Maurice River to this river’s first set of great falls. The name Shawinigan has had numerous spellings over time: Chaouinigane, Oshaouinigane, Assaouinigane, Achawénégan, Chawinigame, Shawenigane, Chaouénigane. It may mean “south portage”, “portage of beeches”, “angular portage”, […]