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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 Pasadena, Texas

Facts About Pasadena, Texas

Facts About Pasadena Pasadena is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, within the Houston–The Woodlands-Sugar Land metropolitan area. The rose was adopted as Pasadena’s official flower on September 22, 1961. The city has a total area of 44.5 square miles, of which 44.2 square miles is land and 0.4 square miles is water. […]

10 Interesting Facts About Stratford, Prince Edward Island

Facts About Stratford, Prince Edward Island

Facts About Stratford Stratford is a town located in Queens County, Prince Edward Island. Southport was incorporated in 1972, with the main road named “Stratford Road,” after the secondary name that had competed with Southport as the village name more than a century earlier. On April 1, 1995, the incorporated communities of Bunbury, Cross Roads, […]

10 Interesting Facts About Cornwall, Prince Edward Island

Facts About Cornwall, Prince Edward Island

Facts About Cornwall Cornwall is a Canadian town located in Queens County, Prince Edward Island. The community of Cornwall traces its history to European settlement in the 18th century and was a predominantly farming community until the construction of Route 1, the Trans-Canada Highway, during the early 1910s. On April 1, 1995, the incorporated communities […]

20 Interesting Facts About Charlottetown

Facts About Charlottetown

Facts About Charlottetown Charlottetown is the capital and largest city of the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island, and the county seat of Queens County. Charlottetown was renamed in honour of Queen Charlotte, wife of George after the island passed to Britain in 1763. Charlottetown was an unincorporated town until it was incorporated as a […]

20 Interesting Facts About Halifax, Nova Scotia

Facts About Halifax, Nova Scotia

Facts About Halifax People from Halifax are known as Haligonians. Halifax, officially known as the Halifax Regional Municipality, is the capital of the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. The regional municipality consists of four former municipalities that were amalgamated in 1996: Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford, and Halifax County. Halifax is a major economic centre in Atlantic […]