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Anzio

Anzio (Italian pronunciation: [ˈantsjo]) is a ceety an comune on the coast o the Lazio region o Italy, aboot 56 km (35 mi) sooth o Roum.

Well kent for its seaside harbour settin, it is a fishin port an a depairtur point for ferries an hydroplanes tae the Pontine Islands of Ponza, Palmarola an Ventotene. The ceety bears great historical significance as the steid o Operation Shingle, a crucial Allied landin durin Warld War II.

Artena

Artena is a toun an comune in the province o Roum, Italy. It is situatit in the northwast o Monti Lepini, in the upper valley o the Sacco River. It is approximately 40 km sootheast bi rail, an 30 km direct frae Roum.

Economy is based on agricultur, animal husbandry an tourism.

Calvados (depairtment)

Calvados (French pronunciation: ​[kal.va.dos]; Inglis /ˈkælvədoʊs/) is a depairtment in the Lawer Normandy region in northwastren Fraunce.

Cambrian

The Cambrian Period wis the first geological period o the Paleozoic Era, o the Phanerozoic Eon.

Cardona, Spain

Cardona is a toun ìn Catalonie, Spain, in the province o Barcelona; aboot 90 km (56 mi) northwast o the ceety o Barcelona, on a hill amaist surroondit bi the river Cardoner, a branch o the Llobregat. Tae the east o the toun, the river haes been divertit throu a tunnel haes been dug throu a spur, leavin a loop o dry river bed near the saltmine.

Near the toun is an extensive deposit o rock salt. The salt shapes a muntain mass (cried Muntanya de Sal) covered bi a thick bed o a reddish-broun clay, an apparently restin on a yellaeish-grey saundstane. It is generally mair or less translucent, an lairge masses o it are quite transparent. The hill haes been wirkit lik a mine syne Roman times; pieces cut frae it hae been carvit bi airtists in Cardona intae images, crucifixes an mony airticles o a ornamental kynd.

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Gallarate

Gallarate (Lombard: Galaraa) is a ceety an comune o Lombardy, northren Italy, in the Province o Varese. It haes a population o some 51,700.

It is the junction o railweys tae Varese, Laveno an Arona (for the Simplon). Some 10 kilometres tae the wast are the electric wirks o Vizzola, whaur 23,000 hp are derivit frae the river Ticino. Its territory is crossed bi the river Arnetta, an belangs tae the Ticino River Naitional Pairk.

The ceety in the first pairt o 19t century haed a strang textile industrie.

Glücksburg

Glücksburg (Dens: Lyksborg) is a smaw toun in the destrict Schleswig-Flensburg, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

It is situatit on the sooth side o the Flensburg Fjord, a inlet o the Easter Seas, approx. 10 km northeast of Flensburg. The toun wis oreeginally the hame o the faimily Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (or simply Glücksburg), syne 1863 the ryal faimily o Denmark an syne 1905 o Norawa. A branch o the faimily wis the umwhile ryal faimily o Greece, which includes Prince Philip, Duke o Edinburgh. His stryndants, includin Charles, Prince o Wales, an Prince William, Duke o Cambridge, are members o the Hoose o Windsor unner Breetish law, but genealogically are members o a cadet branch o the Hoose o Glücksburg.

Glücksburg is hame tae a German Navy base. Amang the facilities at the base is the transmitter, cawsign DHJ58. DHJ58, situatit at 54° 50'N an 9° 32' E, ceased its transmissions on langwave frequency 68.9 kHz in 2002 an in 2004 its langwave antenna wis disassembled.

Igualada

Igualada (Catalan pronunciation: [iɣwəˈɫaðə]) is a municipality o the province o Barcelona in Spain. It is locatit on the left bank o the Anoia river, an at the wastren end o the Igualada-Martorell-Barcelona railwey. Igualada is the caipital an central mercat o the Anoia comarca, a rich agricultural an wine-producin destrict. The population, as o 2009, is 38,918.

The ceety consists o a auld toun, oreeginatit in the 11t century, wi narrae an irregular streets, includin the remains o a fortress an ramparts, plus a new surroondin toun wi regular an spacious streets an mony feene hooses.

The ceety is 65 kilometres (40 miles) wast frae Barcelona an 20 kilometres (12 miles) wast frae the famous muntain an monastery o Montserrat.

Igualada hosts the European Balloon Festival, the lairgest hot air balloon festival in Spain an ane o the lairgest in Europe. It taks place ivery year, syne 1997, at the beginnin o Julie. The ceety hosts the Aerosport airshow which taks place ivery year in Apryl or Mey an aw.

Marino, Lazio

Marino (Marinum or Castrimoenium in Laitin, Marini in local dialect) is an Italian ceety an comune in Lazio (central Italy), on the Alban Hills, Italy, 21 kilometres (13 miles) sooth east o Roum, wi a population o 37,684 an a territory o 26.10 kilometres (16 mi). It is boondit bi ither communes, Castel Gandolfo, Albano Laziale, Rocca di Papa, Grottaferrata, an Ciampino. Marino is famous for its white wine, an for its Grape Festival, which haes been celebratit syne 1924.

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Pape Vitalian

Pape Vitalian (Laitin: Vitalianus, Italian: Vitaliano; died 27 Januar 672) wis the heid o the Catholic Kirk frae 30 Julie 657 tae his daith in 672. He wis born in Segni, Lazio, the son o Anastasius.

Province o A Coruña

The province o A Coruña (an aw: Spaingie: La Coruña, pronoonced: [la koˈɾuɲa], an Corunna in Inglis) is the maist north-wastren Atlantic-facin province o Spain, an ane o the fower provinces which constitute the autonomous commonty o Galicie. This province is surroondit bi the Atlantic Ocean tae the wast an north, Province o Pontevedra tae the sooth an the Province o Lugo tae the east.

Province o Barcelona

Barcelona (Catalan: [bəɾsəˈɫonə], Spaingie: [baɾθeˈlona]) is a province o eastern Spain, in the centre o the autonomous commonty o Catalonie. The province is bordered bi the provinces o Tarragona, Lleida, an Girona, an bi the Mediterranean Sea. 5,540,925 fowk stey in the province, o wham aboot 30% (1,621,537) live athin admeenistrative limits o ceety o Barcelona. Its aurie is 7,733 km² an kiver Barcelona metropolitan aurie.

The caipital o the province is the ceety o Barcelona, an the provincial cooncil is based in the Casa Serra on the Rambla de Catalunya in that ceety. Some ither ceeties an touns in Barcelona province include L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Badalona, Cerdanyola del Vallès, Martorell, Mataró, Granollers, Sabadell, Terrassa, Sitges, Igualada, Vic, Manresa, Berga.

See the Leet o municipalities in Barcelona an aw.

Syne the diveesion bi provinces in Spain an the diveesion bi comarques in Catalonie dsna gree evendoun, the term comarques o the province o Barcelona wadna be halely correct. Housomeivver, a leet o the comarques that are includit—totally or pairtially—in the province o Barcelona can be made:

Fully includit:

Alt Penedès

Anoia

Bages

Baix Llobregat

Barcelonès

Garraf

Maresme

Vallès Occidental

Vallès Oriental

Pairtially includit:

Berguedà (aw municipalities except Gósol)

Osona (aw municipalities except Espinelves, Vidrà an Viladrau)

Selva (anerly the municipality o Fogars de la Selva)

Rio Grande do Sul

Rio Grande do Sul (Portuguese pronunciation: [hiw ˈɡɾɐ̃dʒi du suw] ( listen); lit. "Great River o the Sooth") is the soothmaist state in Brazil, an the state wi the fift heichest Human Development Index (HDI) in the kintra.In this state is locatit the soothmaist ceety in the kintra, Chuí, on the border wi Uruguay. In the region o Bento Gonçalves an Caxias do Sul, the lairgest wine producin center in Brazil, the attraction is Italian gastronomy. Besides the European influence, the gaúchos, or inhabitants o Rio Grande do Sul, strangly cultivate the traditions o the Pampas — region o the border wi Uruguay an Argentinae — such as drinkin mate (kent as chimarrão drunk in special gourd cups), eatin the typical barbecue, kent as churrasco, and the traditional clothes are the bombachas (baggy trousers), buits an lairge hats. Although the majority o the population dresses non-traditionally, there is a widespread value for tradition an cultur, which renders the image o "cultural zealots" sometimes attributed tae the gauchos.

Saronno

Saronno is a comune o Lombardy, Italy, in the province o Varese. It receivit the honorar title o ceety wi a presidential decree in 1960.

The place is well kent for its apricot kernel biscuits (amaretti) an is a manufacturin toun an aw.

Tambov Oblast

Tambov Oblast (Roushie: Тамбо́вская о́бласть, Tambovskaya oblast) is a federal subject o Roushie (an oblast). Its admeenistrative center is the ceety o Tambov. Population: 1,091,994 (2010 Census).Tambov Oblast is situatit in forest steppe.

Tolfa

Tolfa is a toun an comune o the province o Roum, in the Lazio region of central Italy; it lees tae the ENE o Civitavecchia bi road.

It is the main centre in the Monti della Tolfa, a extinct volcanic group atween Civitavecchia an the Loch Bracciano.

Umbrie

Umbrie is a region o modren central Italy. It is ane o the smawest Italian regions an the anerlie peninsular region that is landlockit. Its caipital is Perugia. Assisi an Norcia are historical touns associatit wi St. Francis o Assisi, an St. Benedict.

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