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National Action Party (Mexico)

The National Action Party, founded in 1939. It is one of the three main political parties in Mexico. It has been an important political party winning local, state, and national elections. It is the most conservative party. In 2000, PAN candidate ...

                                               

National Autonomous University of Mexico

The National Autonomous University of Mexico a university in Mexico City. It is one of the biggest universities in Mexico and Latin America. UNAM was started on 22 September 1910 by Justo Sierra.UNAMs main campus in Mexico City, known as Ciudad U ...

                                               

National Institute of Statistics and Census of Costa Rica

The National Institute of Statistics and Census of Costa Rica is the government institution in charge of censuses and official surveys in the country. The main office is located in San Jose.

                                               

National Polytechnic Institute

The National Polytechnic Institute is a public university in Mexico City. It is dedicated to research and education at high school, undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It was founded in 1936 by president Lazaro Cardenas del Rio. The National P ...

                                               

Nicoya

Nicoya is a town in Costa Ricas Guanacaste Province. It is one of the most important tourist zones. It serves as a transport hub to Guanacastes beaches and national parks. The town is also the capital of the canton of the same name. The town was ...

                                               

Nuevo Laredo

Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas is a mid-sized city in northern Tamaulipas, Mexico established in the year 1847. Nuevo Laredo has a population of 355.827. Nuevo Laredo is a border city which is part of the bi-national metropolitan area of Laredo, Texas, ...

                                               

Orizaba

Orizaba is a city and municipality in the Mexican state of Veracruz. It is 20 km west of its twin city Cordoba. It sits at the base of Pico de Orizaba, the highest peak in Mexico. It is also a volcano with a perfectly shaped snow-covered cone. Th ...

                                               

Ouanaminthe

Ouanaminthe is a city in northeast Haiti. It is the most important city of the Nord-Est Departement. In Spanish, the city is called sometimes Juana Mendez. The city is part of an arrondissement a part of a department with the same name, along the ...

                                               

Ouest (department)

Ouest is one of the ten departments of Haiti. Its capital is Port-au-Prince which is also the capital of the country and its largest city. With an area of 4.827 km², it is the second largest department in Haiti after the Artibonite Department. It ...

                                               

Ozark–St. Francis National Forest

he Ozark – St. Francis National Forest is a U.S. National Forest in the state of Arkansas. It is two separate forests, the Ozark National Forest and the St. Francis National Forest. Each has their own biology, topography, and geology. Together, t ...

                                               

Pachuca

Pachuca is the capital city of the state of Hidalgo, in Mexico. It is also the capital of the municipality named Pachuca. Pachucas nickname is "The Windy Beauty" or "Bride of the Wind", because in the city there are seasons where the winds are ve ...

                                               

Port Antonio, Jamaica

Port Antonio is a costal town in eastern Jamaica which is about 60 miles from Kingston. In the 1880s Lorenzo Dow Baker started the banana trade in Jamaica which made Port Antonio grow quickly, with more and more tourists arriving and departing in ...

                                               

President of Guatemala

The President of Guatemala officially known as the President of the Republic of Guatemala, is the head of state and head of government of Guatemala, elected to a single four-year term. The job of President was created in 1839. From 1821 until 183 ...

                                               

Prudhoe Bay Oil Field

Prudhoe Bay Oil Field is a large oil field on Alaskas North Slope. It is the largest oil field in both the United States and in North America. It coverers 213.543 acres and originally contained about 25 billion barrels of oil. It has twice as muc ...

                                               

Puebla, Puebla

Puebla, Mexico is a Mexican city. It is 60 miles southeast of Mexico City in a broad valley. The city has had many names over the years including City of Angels, City of Tiles, and Heroic City of Zaragoza. Puebla was the main city of colonial Mex ...

                                               

Queretaro

Queretaro is a state of Mexico. The word Queretaro dates back to pre-Hispanic times. Some of the people who arrived in the area now occupied by the state gave it different names based on its geographic features. The Tarascans of Michoacan called ...

                                               

Saint Andrew, Barbados

Saint Andrew is one of eleven parishes of Barbados. It is in the northern area in the country. Saint Andrew has the countrys highest natural elevation, the 336 m Mount Hillaby at the southern part of the parish. The parish is named after the patr ...

                                               

Saint Lucy, Barbados

Saint Lucy is the northern-most area in the country of Barbados. Saint Lucy is the only parish of Barbados to be named after a female patron saint, Saint Lucy of Syracuse. Saint Lucy was the location of a United States Navy base at Harrisons Poin ...

                                               

Samana English

Samana English is a variety of the English language. It is spoken by about 8.000 people in the Samana Peninsula, Dominican Republic. The speakers of Samana English are the descendants of African American slaves freed from the United States. They ...

                                               

Senate of the Republic (Mexico)

The Senate of the Republic, constitutionally Chamber of Senators of the Honorable Congress of the Union, is the upper house of Mexicos bicameral Congress. It currently consists of 128 members, who serve six-year terms.

                                               

Soconusco

Soconusco is a region of the Mexican state of Chiapas. It is in the most southern part of the state. It borders the Republic of Guatemala on the southeast, the regions Costa, Sierra and Fraylesca of Chiapas on the east and north, and the shore of ...

                                               

State Farm Insurance

State Farm Insurance is an insurance agency with headquarters in Bloomington, Illinois. They serve both the U.S. and Canada. They sponsor the Lone Star Showdown.

                                               

Tecumseh

Tecumseh was a Native American leader of the Shawnee and a large tribal confederacy which opposed the United States during Tecumsehs War and became an ally of Britain in the War of 1812. He is also the earliest known ruler of the Shawnee Tribe.

                                               

Virgin Islands

The Virgin Islands are part of the Leeward Islands, which are the northern part of the Lesser Antilles. They are between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. The eastern islands are the British Virgin Islands. The British Virgin Islands is a ...

                                               

West Grand Bahama

West Grand Bahama is one of 31 districts of The Bahamas. The district covers the entire western part of Grand Bahama island. It does not include the city of Freeport, which is its own district. Communities within West Grand Bahama include the set ...

                                               

Yucatan (state)

Yucatan is a state in the east of Mexico. About 1.820.000 people live in Yucatan. Its capital is called Merida. The state is on the Yucatan Peninsula. It has the state of Campeche to the southwest, and Quintana Roo to the southeast. The Gulf of M ...

                                               

National University of San Marcos

The National University of San Marcos is a public university in Lima, Peru. It was founded on 12 May 1551. It is the first and most important university of Peru and the oldest university of the Americas. The University of San Marcos has 20 facult ...

                                               

French Guiana

French Guiana is an overseas department and region of France, on the north Atlantic coast of South America. By land area, it is the second largest region of France and the largest overseas department of France and of the European Union. Its prefe ...

                                               

Arrondissement of Cayenne

The arrondissement of Cayenne is an arrondissement of France, in the French Guiana department. Its capital, and the prefecture of the department, is the city of Cayenne.

                                               

Arrondissement of Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni

The arrondissement of Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni is an arrondissement of France, in the French Guiana department. Its capital, and subprefecture of the department, is the city of Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni.

                                               

Arrondissements of the French Guiana department

There are 2 arrondissements in the French Guiana department. The French departments, and in other countries, are divided into arrondissements, which may be translated into English as districts. The capital of an arrondissement is called a subpref ...

                                               

Guarani language

Guarani is an American Indian language from Paraguay. It is an official language of Paraguay. Guarani is written using the Guarani alphabet. Guarani is one of the most widely spoken American languages. It is often used among the Paraguayan people ...

                                               

Quechua

Quechua, sometimes written Quichua or Ketchua, is a language spoken by 8 million people in the South American nations of Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Argentina and Colombia. It was also the language of the ancient Inca Empire. Its part of the Quechuan ...

                                               

Atahualpa

Atahuallpa or Atawallpa was the 13th and last sovereign emperor of the Tahuantinsuyo, or Inca empire. He became emperor after defeating his younger half-brother Huascar in a civil war that followed the death of their father, Inca Huayna Capac, fr ...

                                               

Huascar

Inti Cusi Huallpa Huascar, or "Sun of Joy" lived in 1503–1532 and was emperor of the Inca empire from 1527 to 1532 AD, He succeeded his father Huayna Capac and brother Ninan Cuyochi. Both of whom died of smallpox while they fought near Quito. On ...

                                               

Kayapo people

The Kayapo people are an indigenous people in Brazil. They are found along the plain islands of the Mato Grosso and Para in Brazil, south of the Amazon Basin and along Rio Xingu and its tributaries. Kayapo call themselves "Mebengokre", which mean ...

                                               

Taino

The Tainos were an indigenous people that lived in the Americas before Columbus arrived there. They came from the Caribbean coast of South America. Around 1200 CE, they moved northward to the island chain of the Lesser Antilles and the Greater An ...

                                               

Yanomami

The Yanomami is a local tribe living in southern Venezuela and northern Brazil. There are approximately 35.000 Yanomami people who live in some 200–250 villages. They live in shabonos, which are villages made with wood, straw and palm leaves. The ...

                                               

Brasilia

Brasilia is the capital city of Brazil. The name is commonly spelled Brasilia in English. The city and its Federal District are in the Central-West region of the country. It is on a plateau known as Planalto Central. Brasilia has a population of ...

                                               

Machu Picchu

. When the Spanish invaded Peru, the Incas left Machu Picchu. Nobody knows for sure why they did that, but some think it was because of diseases from Europe. The city was left unfinished, most likely due to the Spanish invasion and/or a civil war ...

                                               

Quito

Quito is the capital city of Ecuador. As of 2019, about 1.978.376 people lived there. Quito is the second largest city in Ecuador after Guayaquil. The Historic Center of Quito, Ecuador is one of the largest, least-changed and best-preserved histo ...

                                               

Eurovision Song Contest 2018

The Eurovision Song Contest 2018 was the 63rd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest and took place in Portugals capital Lisbon, after Salvador Sobral won for his country in Kiev, Ukraine last year. Netta who represented Israel won the final.

                                               

S.L. Benfica

Sport Lisboa e Benfica, simply known as Benfica or SLB, is a professional football team from Portugal. It is based in the capital city of Portugal, Lisbon. The team plays their home games at Estadio da Luz. Benfica has won 37 Portuguese Leagues, ...

                                               

Gdansk

Gdansk is a city in the north of Poland in Pomeranian Voivodeship, near the place where the Vistula river meets the Baltic Sea. It is Polands 6th largest city and the largest and most important sea port. It has existed since the 10th century and ...

                                               

Aberdeen

Aberdeen is a city on the north east coast of Scotland where the rivers Dee and Don flow into the North Sea. It was the capital of the Grampian region of Scotland, but it is now one of Scotlands Unitary Authorities. Aberdeen is the third largest ...

                                               

Bremerhaven

Bremerhaven is a city in the north of Germany, in the state of Bremen. It is where the rivers Weser and Geeste meet. Bremerhaven has more than 115.000 people. It lives mostly on its marine industry. The city was founded in 1827. A city called Gee ...

                                               

Dundee

Dundee is a city on the east coast of Scotland where the River Tay flows into the North Sea. It is the fourth largest city in Scotland. It was famous as the city of "Jute, jam, and journalism", because jute and jam were made there, and several ne ...

                                               

Edinburgh

Edinburgh is the capital city and second largest city in Scotland. Edinburgh lies on the east coast, where the River Forth flows into the sea. The central part is Edinburgh Castle, at the top of a steep hill. The castle has a military display eve ...

                                               

Fraserburgh

Fraserburgh is a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland with a population recorded in the 2001 Census at 12.454. It lies at the northeast corner of Aberdeenshire, around 40 miles north of Aberdeen, and 17 miles north of Peterhead. It is the largest shel ...

                                               

Oslo

Oslo is the capital city of Norway. It is Norways largest city, with a population of 647.676 people in 2015. The area near the city has a total population of 1.546.706. The city government of Oslo and the county are the same thing.