Canary Islands. Canary Islands Location of the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean The Canary Islands (English /kəˈnɛəri ˈaɪləndz/; Spanish: Islas Canarias [ˈizlas kaˈnaɾjas], locally: [ˈiɦlah kaˈnaɾjah]), also known as the Canaries (Spanish: Canarias), are a Spanish archipelago located just off the southern coast of Morocco, 100 kilometres (62 miles) west of its southern border.
The Canaries constitute one of Spain's 17 autonomous communities and are among the outermost regions (OMR) of the European Union proper. The main islands are (from largest to smallest) Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, La Palma, La Gomera and El Hierro. The archipelago also includes a number of islands and islets: La Graciosa, Alegranza, Isla de Lobos, Montaña Clara, Roque del Oeste and Roque del Este. Nadi. Nadi (pronounced [ˈnandi]) is the third-largest conurbation in Fiji.
It is located on the western side of the main island of Viti Levu, and had a population of 42,284 at the most recent census, in 2007. A 2012 estimate showed that the population had grown to over 50,000. Nadi is multiracial with many of its inhabitants Indian or Fijian, along with a large transient population of foreign tourists. Along with sugar cane production, tourism is a mainstay of the local economy. The Nadi region has a higher concentration of hotels and motels than any other part of Fiji. With its large Indo-Fijian population, Nadi is a centre for Hinduism and Islam in Fiji. History Nassau, Bahamas. Nassau /ˈnæsɔː/ is the capital, largest city, and commercial centre of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
The city has a population of 248,948 (2010 census), 70 percent of the entire population of the Bahamas (353,658). Lynden Pindling International Airport, the major airport for the Bahamas, is located about 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) west of Nassau city centre, and has daily flights to major cities in the United States, the Caribbean, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
Samoa. Samoa ( i/səˈmoʊ.ə/; Samoan: Sāmoa, IPA: [ˌsaːˈmoa]), officially the Independent State of Samoa (Samoan: Malo Sa'oloto Tuto'atasi o Sāmoa), formerly known as Western Samoa, is an Oceanian country encompassing the western part of the Samoan Islands in the South Pacific Ocean.
It became independent from New Zealand in 1962. The two main islands of Samoa are Upolu and Savai'i, one of the biggest islands in Polynesia. The capital city, Apia, and Faleolo International Airport are situated on the island of Upolu. Samoa was admitted to the United Nations on 15 December 1976. The entire island group, which includes American Samoa, was called "Navigator Islands" by European explorers before the 20th century because of the Samoans' seafaring skills. Official languages are English, and Samoan (Gagana Fa'asāmoa) which is also spoken in American Samoa. History Aitutaki. Aitutaki, also traditionally known as Araura, Ararau and Utataki, is one of the Cook Islands, north of Rarotonga.
It has a population of approximately 2,000. Aitutaki is the second most visited island of the Cook Islands. Cook Islands. The Cook Islands ( i/ˈkʊk ˈaɪləndz/; Cook Islands Māori: Kūki 'Āirani) is an island country in the South Pacific Ocean in free association with New Zealand.
It comprises 15 islands whose total land area is 240 square kilometres (92.7 sq mi). The Cook Islands' Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), however, covers 1,800,000 square kilometres (690,000 sq mi) of ocean. The Cook Islands' defence and foreign affairs are the responsibility of New Zealand, which is exercised in consultation with the Cook Islands. In recent times, the Cook Islands have adopted an increasingly independent foreign policy. 4 Places in South America to Visit Right Now Bruce Tuten/ Flickr With so many alluring destinations across South America, it's hard to pick where to travel next.
Sana'a. Sana'a (also spelled Sanaa or Sana; Arabic: صنعاء Ṣan‘ā’ pronounced [sˤɑnʕaːʔ], Yemeni Arabic: [ˈsˤɑnʕɑ]) is the largest city in Yemen and the centre of Sana'a Governorate.
The city is not part of the Governorate, but forms the separate administrative district of "Amanat Al-Asemah". Under the Yemeni constitution, Sana'a is the capital of the country, although the seat of the internationally recognised government moved to Aden in the aftermath of the 2014–15 Yemeni coup d'état. Aden was declared as the temporary capital by President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi in March 2015. We Scouted Central America for the Most Adventure-Packed Spots.
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Photo: Justin Lewis. 5 Underwater Restaurants And Bars Around The World By Lauren Kilberg, Condé Nast Traveler Courtesy of Anatara Kihavah Villas These five incredible spots offer the unreal experience of dining and drinking underwater -- no scuba gear necessary. 1.
Ithaa Undersea Restaurant. Boulia Camel Races. Fri, 17 Jul 15 - Sun, 19 Jul 15 Part of the Western Queensland Camel Festival. Its Camel Cup Time! This must-see event at the Show Grounds in Boulia consists of three days packed with thrilling entertainment, including the camel races. The most prominent races are the Quarter-Mile Flyer and the Camel Cup. Camel races queensland. Meaning Seishin Chokudō. Gion Matsuri. The Gion Festival (祇園祭, Gion Matsuri?) Takes place annually in Kyoto and is one of the most famous festivals in Japan. It goes for the entire month of July and is crowned by a parade, the Yamaboko Junkō (山鉾巡行?) On July 17 and July 24.
It takes its name from Kyoto's Gion district. Kokura. Isetan department store, Kokura "Seishin Chokudō" (earnest heart, straight way) monument dedicated to Miyamoto Musashi at the foot of Kokura castle on the spot where Musashi is said to have lived. Kokura (小倉市?) Stone Town. Stone Town also known as Mji Mkongwe (Swahili for "old town") is the old part of Zanzibar City, the main city of Zanzibar, in Tanzania.
Kiel. Kiel (German: [ˈkiːl]) is the capital and most populous city in the northern German state of Schleswig-Holstein, with a population of 240,832 (June 2014). Kiel lies approximately 90 kilometres (56 mi) north of Hamburg. Krak des Chevaliers. Europe's next cheap holiday destination? - BBC News. Kayaking in Papua New Guinea: adventures in paradise. Venezuela's milk shortage closes famous ice cream shop. In pictures: Ethiopia’s thriving art market. 14 September 2014Last updated at 20:30 ET Business and art are becoming increasingly entwined in the Ethiopian capital, but journalist James Jeffrey asks if this has come at a cost to creativity and true artistic experimentation.
Anna bay nsw. Port stephens. Indigenous homelands could be opened up in tourism plan for Arnhem Land. Remote Indigenous homelands may be opened up to visitors for the first time under a new ethical tourism plan for Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory. Arnhem Land, the traditional home of the Yolngu people, cannot be visited by outsiders without a permit. Ontong Java Atoll. Ontong Java. Day one was a whale of a time for Shelley. SHARED SPACE: Sunreef's Dan Hart photographed this humpback whale while swimming near it. Dan Hart THE magic of getting up close and personal with some of the most majestic creatures in the sea is a rare and exciting opportunity available right on our doorstep.
Just ask television personality Shelley Craft, who spent five years travelling the world with The Great Outdoors yet had never had the chance to swim with whales until she went out on Sunreef Mooloolaba's first experience yesterday. "The whales came in close to us, probably within 10m," she said after getting off the boat yesterday. "We tracked one for about an hour, and as we started to head back in we saw a group of four. "A whale expert on board told us it was one female with three males trying to court her, and was explaining their behaviour to us. " She described the new Sunreef trip as "an incredible experience" and said it was nice and intimate with about only 20 people on board. "They are such incredible, majestic creatures.
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