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Oleny Island

Oleny Island is a single island in the Kara Sea just a few kilometers offshore, north of the coast of one of the arms of the Gyda Peninsula in North Siberia. It is covered with tundra and swamps and it is 53 km in length and its average width is ...

Parizh, Chelyabinsk Oblast

Parizh is a village in Nagaybaksky District of Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, located on the south border of the district. Population: 2.390. It was established as a Nağaybak Cossack settlement in 1842 and soon after was given its name to honor the ...

Pokrovskoye, Tyumen Oblast

Pokrovskoye is a village in Yarkovsky District, Tyumen Oblast, Russia. It is the birthplace of Grigori Rasputin. There is a museum dedicated to Rasputin in the village.

Shokalsky Island

Shokalsky Island is an island in the Kara Sea, in Russia. It is located on the eastern side of the mouth of the Ob River, off the tip of the narrow northwestern arm of the Gyda Peninsula. It is separated from it by a narrow strait full of islets ...

Sugomak Cave

Sugomak Cave is located in Ural, on the east slope of the Sugomak Mountain near the town of Kyshtym. The Sugomak Cave is the only cavity in Ural developed in marble by water. It is the main local sight and represents a cavity consisting of three ...

Tazovsky (rural locality)

Tazovsky is a rural locality and the administrative center of Tazovsky District in Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Russia, located on the Taz River 12 kilometers from its fall into the Taz Estuary. Population: 6.793 ; 5.965 ; 6.985. Tazovsky Airp ...

Ufa center

Ufa center is a neighbourhood of Ufa, Bashkortostan. It is bordered by the Belaya River on the south and the Nizhegorodka neighborhood on the west, Tsyurupy Street on the east, Revoljucionnaja Street on the north. It is a residential area, contai ...

Urengoy

Urengoy is an urban locality in Purovsky District of Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Russia. Population: 10.066 ; 9.329 ; 11.868.

Vilkitsky Island (Kara Sea)

Vilkitsky Island, is an island in the Kara Sea. It is located 40 km northeast of Shokalsky Island, off the tip of the Gyda Peninsula in North Siberia. This island is not to be confused with other islands called "Vilkitsky", such as the small Vilk ...

Yuratski Bay

The Yuratski Bay is an inlet on the Siberian coast in the Kara Sea. It is located in the Gyda Peninsula and it is roughly 45 km long and 30 km wide at its widest point. Lat 71° 50’ N, long 77° 45’ E.

1st Turkmenevo

1st Turkmenevo is a rural locality and the administrative center of Mukasovsky Selsoviet, Baymaksky District, Russia. The population was 1043 as of 2010.

Abdullino, Karmaskalinsky District, Bashkortostan

Abdullino is a rural locality in Starobabichevsky Selsoviet of Karmaskalinsky District, Bashkortostan, Russia. The population was 110 as of 2010. There is 1 street.

Izhevsk Reservoir

The Izhevsk Pond is an artificial body of water, or reservoir, created in 1760 at the urging of Peter Ivanovich Shuvalov for the needs of an iron works in Izhevsk, Russia. It is placed at the confluence of the Izh River and its tributary, the Yag ...

Kazarki

Kazarki was a Khazar settlement. It was located west of the Volga River and north of Sarkel, from roughly the 7th through the 10th centuries CE. The area around it was known in early Russian sources as Volost Kazarskaya, or "Khazar region."

Kez

Kez is a rural locality and the administrative center of Kezsky District of the Udmurt Republic, Russia, located 169 kilometers northeast of Izhevsk. Population: 11.080 ; 10.913 ; 10.030.

Novoyantuzovo

Novoyantuzovo is a rural locality in Birsky District, Bashkortostan, Russia. The population was 286 as of 2010. There are 6 streets.

Semerikovka

Semerikovka is a rural locality in Duvansky District, Bashkortostan, Russia. The population was 88 as of 2010. There are 2 streets.

Slakbash

Slakbash is a rural locality and the administrative center of Slakbashevsky Selsoviet, Belebeyevsky District, Bashkortostan, Russia. The population was 551 as of 2010. There are 10 streets.

Staraya Mayna

Staraya Mayna is an urban locality in Staromaynsky District of Ulyanovsk Oblast, Russia. Population: 6.521 ; 6.988 ; 6.633.

Suar

Suar was a medieval Volga Bulgarian city, the capital of Suar Principality in 948–975. It was situated at Volgas left tributary Utak rivers upper stream. In the 10th century it coined its own money. Suar was a political, economical and trade cent ...

Sura River

The Sura is a river in Russia, a north-flowing right tributary of the Volga River. Its mouth on the Volga is about half way between Nizhny Novgorod and Kazan. It flows through Penza Oblast, Mordovia, Ulyanovsk Oblast, Chuvashia and Nizhny Novgoro ...

Volga Upland

The Volga Upland, also known as the Volga Uplands, Volga Plateau, Volga Hills, or Volga Plateau, is a vast region of East European Plain in European part of Russia that lies west of the Volga River and east of the Central Russian Upland. The upla ...

Andawala

Andawala is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province. It is also one of a remote village in Central Province with the beauty of nature. There are 3 roads to access Andawala by a vehicle. First is via Matale, Madawala Uplatha ...

Balagolla

Balagolla is a small village in Sri Lanka about 10 km away from Kandy town. Balagolla belongs to Kandy administrative district in Central Province.

Bogawantalawa

Bogawantalawa is a small town in the Central province of Sri Lanka. It is at 1514 m elevation above sea level, about 150 km east of Colombo, famous for its tea estates. Most refer it to as Bogawantalawa - however the correct spelling and pronunci ...

Delthota

Delthota is a small, people friendly town in Kandy District, Sri Lanka. The town is located near to Nuwara Eliya District, and has a climate similar to that found in Nuwara Eliya, which often requires to wear a jacket to keep yourself warm.

Digana

Digana is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province, between Kandy and Teldeniya on A26 road. It is known for its dolomite mineral. Philanthropist Alhaji Azeez Muhammedh Rauf introduced dolomite to Sri Lanka. There are several ...

Illawatura

Illawatura is a small village located in Gampola, Central Province, Sri Lanka. It lies about 6 kilometers east of the main city of Gampola, around 20 km south of the capital of Central Province, Kandy, and approximately 85 km west of the commerci ...

Knuckles Mountain Range

The Knuckles Mountain Range lies in central Sri Lanka, in the Districts of Matale and Kandy. The range takes its name from a series of recumbent folds and peaks in the west of the massif which resemble the knuckles of clenched fist when viewed fr ...

Maruddana

Maruddana village history was run way back to the Kingdom of Senkadagala. "Dodamgasthenna Purana Viharaya" is also old more than 600 years. People in the Maruddana always visiting this temple to worship.

Pamunuwa

Pamunuwa is a suburb of colombo city and near to Maharagama in Sri Lanka and is famous as a destination for clothing and textile. It is located within Western Province. From raw materials needed in textile industry to ready-made garments, Pamunuw ...

Pannala

Pannala is a town in Kurunegala District, North Western Province, Sri Lanka. it is located on Kurunegala-Negombo main road.The newly constructed bridge on "Maha Oya" connects Pannala to Divulapitiya in Western Province. It is very famous for Raci ...

Uda Talawinna Megodagammedda

Uda Talawinna maanthopu another name for that is megodagammedda is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province, most of the peoples there are Muslims, the name of maanthopu came by catching a bog thinking as dear .Maanthopu is a ...

Wahunkoho

Wahunkoha is a village in Central Province, Sri Lanka. It is in the Udunuwara constituency, 2 kilometres from historic Embekka Devalaya. Wahunkoha is served a Muslim Jummah mosque and Arafa Muslim Mahavidyalaya. The school is administered by the ...

Weralugastenna

Weralugastenna is a village in Sri Lanka. It is located within Central Province. Weralugastenna is a cultural village where most of the people live a safe and harmonious life. Now it has become a must visit place for Eco-tourists both local and F ...

Ampara

Ampara is the main town of Ampara District, governed by an Urban Council. It is located in the Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, about 360 km from the capital city of Colombo.

Kanchikudicharu

Kanchikudicharu is a Tamil village in the Ampara District in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. It is located 210 km 130 mi east of the capital, Colombo. 2007 military action by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam The area was controlled by the ...

Kantalai Divisional Secretariat

Kantalai is a Divisional Secretariat of Trincomalee District, in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. To the north it is bounded by Kinniya and Thambalagamuwa divisional secretariats, and to the east by Seruvila divisional secretariat. In the south ...

Kattankudy

Kattankudy is a township near the city of Batticaloa on the eastern coast of Sri Lanka. It is said that Kattankudy is the most densely populated city in Sri Lanka with nearly 50.000 residents, calculated at 6.726 inhabitants per square kilometer ...

Kinniya

Kinniya is a town located east coast in Trincomalee District of the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. It is located about 20 km from the city of Trincomalee and 240 km from Colombo. Located in Sri Lankas dry zone, the Kinniya region often experience ...

Kudumbimalai

Kudumbimalai is a region in the west of Batticaloa District, Sri Lanka. It consists of a rock formation and a thick jungle. The area is very close to Polonnaruwa District border. Kudumbimalai in Tamil translates to Hair-knot-rock. British colonis ...

Nilaveli

Nilaveli, is a coastal resort town and suburb of the Trincomalee District, Sri Lanka located 16 km northwest of the city of Trincomalee. A historically popular Tamil village and tourist destination of the district alongside the nearby Uppuveli, t ...

Pasikudah

Pasikudah or Pasikuda is a coastal resort town located 35 kilometers northwest of Batticaloa, Batticaloa District, Sri Lanka. Historically a small Tamil hamlet alongside nearby Kalkudah, it used to be a popular tourist destination, however suffer ...

Sammanthurai Divisional Secretariat

It was formed as a Divisional Registrars office DRO in 1944. Mr.I.Mohaiyadeen was the first Divisional Registrar. And also it was upgraded as an Assistant Government Agent AGA office in 1972 and Mr.B.P.Tambinayaham was the first Assistant Governm ...

Sampur, Trincomalee

Sampur is a town in the Trincomalee District of Sri Lanka and it is located about 30 km South-East of Trincomalee on the South-Eastern side of the Trincomalee Harbour. The town was under the control of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam until 2 ...

Thampalakamam

Thampalakamam is a town in the Trincomalee District of Sri Lanka and it is located about 20 km South-West of Trincomalee. It is also known as Tampainakar in Tamil chronicles written during the 17th century. Portuguese colonial officers who came t ...

Thirukkovil

Thirukkovil or Tirukovil is a town in the Ampara District of Sri Lanka, situated along the eastern coast of the island. It is 30 km north of Pottuvil and 35 km south of Kalmunai. In Tamil the name translates to Gods-temple. It was affected by 200 ...

Vakarai (Sri Lanka)

Vakarai or Vaharai, The Sinhala name වාකර is pronounced vākara.It is a town in the Batticaloa District of Sri Lanka, located about 65 km Northwest of Batticaloa. The Anglicization vākari should be preferred to vāhari. This a predominant Tamil are ...

Valaichchenai

Valaichchenai is a town in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. It could also be spelled as Valaichenai. The world-famous Pasikudah Beach is located about 3 km east of Valaichenai along the Indian Ocean. Pasikudah beach is famous for shallow and ca ...

Valaichchenai Lagoon

Valaichchenai Lagoon is an estuarine lagoon in Batticaloa District, eastern Sri Lanka. Batticaloa district has three lagoons, such Valaichchenai Lagoon, Batticaloa Lagoon and Vakari Lagoon. Valaichchenai lagoon is situated in populated areas of V ...