Photographs of Hasselt

Photos of Hasselt

Hasselt is the capital city of the belgian province of limburg, the name hasselt comes from hasaluth, which means hazel wood.

The city has two rivers flowing through the municipality, the Demer river and the Albert canal.

Information and Statistics

  • Total area: 102.24 km2
  • Area codes: 011
  • Postal codes: 3500, 3501, 3510, 3511, 3512
  • Official site: hasselt.be

Photographs

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Location

Hasselt, Flemish Region, Limburg Province, Beligum

Coordinates: 50°55′48″N 05°20′15″E

Photographs of Granada

Photos of Granada

Granada is located in the southern Spain’s Andalusia region, its well known for its medieval architecture, it is also known for being the last surviving state of the medieval Al-Andalus.

Information and statistics 

Size Granada Province: 12,531M square meters.
Mean Altitude: 662m above sea level.
Density: 63 inhabitants per square meter.
Average Temperature: 15C (73F).
Sunny Days a Year: 250 days.
Annual Rainfall: 61.7 cm a year.
Postal code: 18001-18019
Official Site: granada.org

Photographs

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Location

Granada, Andalusia,  Spain

Photographs of Genoa

Photos of Genoa

Genoa is the capital city of the northwest of Italy’s liguria region, the largest port city in the north-west of Italy, Genoa has a rich history, with stunning architecture and fancy palaces, it’s a gem that should be explored by tourists.

Information and statistics

  • the great explorer Christopher Columbus was in fact a Genoese, born in 1451
  • Italian sauce pesto find its origins in 16th century Genoa
  • the world’s oldest insurance company, the Tam Mari Quam Terra, was actually found in Genoa in 1424.
  • total area: 243.60 km2
  • Elevation: 20 m
  • Postal code 16121-16167
  • Dialing code 010
  • Official website: comune.genova.it

Photographs

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Location

Photographs of Eupen

Photos of Eupen

Eupen is part of the Liege Province, its close borders with German and also has a massive German speaking community, the city was first mentioned in 1213 and at that time belonged to the Duchy of Limburg, However after the 1919, during the first world war, the treaty of Versailles, transferred the city of Eupen to Belgium.

Information and statistics

Area: 103.74 km2
Short Code used for Eupen is “EUPE”
Latitude: 50.633
Longitude: 6.033
The currency circulated here is Euro.
Official website: eupen.be

Photographs

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Location

Eupen, Liège, Belgium

Photographs of Exeter

Photos of Exeter

Exeter

Exeter is located southwest of england, it dates back to roman era, river exe runs though the city, some famous land marks like the exeter castle, rougemont Gardens and the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, also a medieval underground passages beneath the city.

Information & Statistics

The oldest hotel in Britain is The Royal Clarence Hotel which was built in 1769 and has some parts that date back to the 1500’s.
The first stages of the RAMM Museum being built began in 1813
There are around 7 other places also in the world called Exeter, including towns in Canada, Illinois and Pennsylvania!
Area: 47.04 km2
Area code(s): 01392
Postcode district: EX1-6
official website: exeter.gov.uk

Photographs

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Location

Exeter, South West England, United Kingdom

Photographs of Deventer

Photos of Deventer

Deventer

 

Deventer located in the Overijssel province of Netherlands, Located in the east bank of the Ijssel River, it’s a mid-size city, also one of the oldest cities in Netherlands, with historic buildings, what makes Deventer unique is by having the oldest brick house, oldest park and oldest academic library.

Information & Statistics

Elevation: 30 ft
Area: 134.33 km2 of which is water: 3.10 km2
Official site: deventer.nl
Deventer is twinned with four cities:

Estonia Tartu, Estonia
Canada London, Ontario, Canada
Romania Sibiu, Romania
Germany Arnsberg, Germany

Photographs

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Location

Deventer,Overijssel,  Netherlands

Photographs of Córdoba

Photos of Córdoba

Córdoba

Córdoba is a city that is part of Spain but it is located on the African continent, and once was an important Roman city, it was named as the capital of Hispania Baetica.

Information & Statistics 

  • At one time, Cordoba was the world’s largest city counting about one million residents.
  • Cordoba was a spot of peaceful coexistence of three different cultures: Jews, Muslims and Christians.
  • Cordoba is the place of birth of the grand Roman philosopher Seneca.
  • In Cordoba summer temperatures often reach more than 40 Celsius degrees (102 F).

Córdoba is twinned with:

Argentina Córdoba, Argentina
Galicia (Spain) A Coruña, A Coruña
Mexico Córdoba, Veracruz, Mexico
Morocco Fes, Morocco, since
Morocco Smara, Western Sahara
Brazil São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Cuba La Habana Vieja, Cuba
Syria Damascus, Syria
Germany Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany

Castile and León León, León, Castile
Pakistan Faisalabad, Pakistan
Uzbekistan Bukhara, Uzbekistan
England Manchester, England, United Kingdom
State of Palestine Bethlehem
Turkey Adana, Turkey
Libya Derna, Libya
Belgium La Louvière, Hainaut, Belgium

Elevation: 348 ft
Area: 1,253 km2

 

Photographs

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Location

Córdoba, Andalusia, Spain 

Photographs of Ceuta

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Ceuta is located on the African continent but its part of Spain, located 18.5 square kilometers from the Spanish mainland, its part of the Cadiz Province.

Statistics and information  

Spain and Morocco have had several disagreements about the territories and a row blew up in 2016, when Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero made a visit, the first by a serving head of government since 1981.

In 2005, hundreds of illegal migrants stormed border fences between Morocco and the two enclaves in desperate attempts to enter European territory, However the border was strengthened and more forces were put in place to keep the border even stronger.

Ceuta is twinned with:

Italy Aci Catena, Italy
Spain Algeciras, Spain
United States Barstow, US
Argentina Buenos Aires, Argentina
Spain Cádiz, Spain
Mexico Guadalajara, Mexico

Malaysia Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia
Lesotho Maseru, Lesotho
Spain Melilla, Spain
Monaco Monte Carlo, Monaco
Uruguay Montevideo, Uruguay
Portugal Santarém, Portugal

The City area is about 20 square kilometers
Elevation: 30 ft
Highest elevation: 1,145 ft
Official site: ceuta.es

Photographs

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Location

 Ceuta, Spain

Photographs of Bari

Photographs of Bari

Bari is in the Puglia region, it’s the capital city of that region and a port city located on the Adriatic Sea, it’s the second largest city in the south of Italy, after Naples, being a historic city with stunning buildings and sites, really gives it that roman look, this city is also popular with students.

Statistics and information 

  • Elevation: 5 m (16 ft)
  • Time Zone:
  • Patron saint: Saint Nicholas
  • Official site: comune.bari.it
  • The church of San Nicola, founded in 1087 to receive the relics of the saint.

Photographs

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Location

 Bari, Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, Italy 

Photographs of Alicante

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Alicante beautiful city known for its stunning castle that has a hilltop view of the beautiful Mediterranean cost, with ‘white coast’ beaches.

the hot temperature also attracts tourists to this destination.

This port city is located on the southeastern coast blance, and is the capital city of the Alicante province.

Statistics and information 

  • Both Spanish and “Valenciano”  languages are spoken in Alicante.
  • The name Costa Blanca, which means “white coast,”
  • The Romans named Alicante “Lucentum,” which means “City of Light”
  • Average Yearly Temperature: 18ºC (65º F)
  • Size Alicante Province: 5.816M square meters.
  • Annual Rainfall: 267mm a year.
  • Mean Altitude: 3m above sea level.
  • Hours of Sun a Year: 3008.

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Location

 Alicante, Valencian Community, Spain