Archives: Cities

Recife

Introduction Recife is the fourth-largest urban area in Brazil with 4,054,866 inhabitants, the largest urban area of the North/Northeast Regions, and the capital and largest...

Bonn

Introduction The Federal city of Bonn is a city on the banks of the Rhine in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, with a population...

Al-Madinah

Introduction: Medina also is known by its official name Al-Madinah is one of the three holiest cities mentioned in Islam. Chronologically speaking, Al-Madinah is the...

Ad-Dammam

Introduction The eastern province of Saudi Arabia is mainly known for a large number of oil fields present in the region. One such major city...

Makkah

Introduction Makkah al-Mukarramah, also known as Mecca, is vouched as the holiest city in Islam. Popularly known as the capital city of Makkah province in...

Kampala

Introduction Kampala is the capital and largest city of Uganda. The city proper was estimated to have a population of 1,680,800 people on 31 July...

Frankfurt

Introduction Frankfurt is a metropolis and the largest city of the German state of Hesse. Its 753,056 inhabitants make it the fifth-largest city in Germany....

Lusaka

Introduction Lusaka is the capital and largest city of Zambia. It is one of the fastest developing cities in southern Africa. Lusaka is in the...

Ouagadougou

Introduction Ouagadougou is the capital of Burkina Faso and the administrative, communications, cultural, and economic centre of the nation. It was the capital of the...

Mogadishu

Introduction Mogadishu , locally known as Xamar or Hamar, is the capital and most populous city of Somalia. It is located just north of the...

Phnom Penh

Introduction Phnom Penh formerly known as Krong Chaktomuk Serimongkul or shortly known as Krong Chaktomuk is the capital and most populous city in Cambodia. It...

Port Louis

Introduction Port Louis is the largest city and capital of the small island nation Mauritius, which is located in the southwest Indian Ocean. The city...

Yaoundé

Introduction Yaoundé, also spelled Yaunde, city and capital of Cameroon. It is situated on a hilly, forested plateau between the Nyong and Sanaga rivers in...

Harare

Introduction Harare is the capital and most populous city of Zimbabwe. The city proper has an area of 960.6 km2 and an estimated population of...

Guatemala City

Introduction Guatemala City, locally known as Guatemala or Guate, officially Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción (New Guatemala of the Assumption), is the capital and largest...

Nouakchott

Introduction Nouakchott is the capital and largest city of Mauritania. It is one of the largest cities in the Sahel. The city also serves as...

Tashkent

Introduction Tashkent or Toshkent , is the capital and largest city of Uzbekistan, as well as the most populated city in ex-Soviet Central Asia with...

Khartoum

Introduction Khartoum or Khartum is the capital of Sudan. With a population of 5,274,321, its metropolitan area is the largest in Sudan, the sixth-largest in...

Sofia

Introduction Sofia is the capital and largest city of Bulgaria. It is situated near the geographical centre of the Balkans region, in the Sofia Basin,...

Tunis

Introduction Tunis is the capital and largest city of Tunisia. Tunis was built at the end of the shallow Lake of Tunis, an inlet of...

Birmingham

Introduction Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England. It is the second-largest city and metropolitan area in England and the...

Islamabad

Introduction Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan, and is federally administered as part of the Islamabad Capital Territory. Islamabad is the ninth largest city...

Colombo

Introduction Colombo is the commercial capital and largest city of Sri Lanka by population. According to the Brookings Institution, Colombo metropolitan area has a population...

Amman

Introduction Amman is the capital and largest city of Jordan and the country's economic, political and cultural centre. With a population of 4,007,526, Amman is...

Zagreb

Introduction Zagreb is the capital and the largest city of Croatia. It is located in the northwest of the country, along the Sava river, at...

La Paz

Introduction La Paz officially known as Nuestra Señora de La Paz, also named Chuqi Yapu in Aymara, is the seat of government of the Plurinational...

Havana

Introduction Havana is the capital city, largest city, province, major port, and leading commercial center of Cuba. The city has a population of 2.1 million...

Liverpool

Introduction Liverpool is a city and metropolitan borough in Merseyside, England. The population in 2018 was approximately 494,814. Liverpool is the ninth-largest English district by...

Dakar

Introduction Dakar is the capital and largest city of Senegal. The city of Dakar proper has a population of 1,030,594, whereas the population of the...

Caracas

Introduction Caracas officially Santiago de León de Caracas, abbreviated as CCS, is the capital and largest city of Venezuela, and the centre of the Metropolitan...