Places to see in Battambang
Battambang is located in the north area of Cambodia and is the second largest city in this country with a population of about 200.000 people. It is the capital of the province with the same name and a hub for the north-west area connecting the entire region with the Phnom Penh city in Thailand. Battambang is located by the Sangkae River.
History of Ho Chi Minh
Ho Chi Minh is the largest city in Vietnam but interesting is not the capital of this country. It is located in the south area of Vietnam and also known as Siagon. Population including the metropolitan area is of about 9 million people and is expected to grow up to about 14 million in the next 10 years.
Places to see in Ho Chi Minh
Although is not the capital of the country, Ho Chi Minh is the largest city in Vietnam with a population of about 3.5 million people. It was renamed in the past and is still known under the name of Saigon. It used to be a great Khmer sea port before annexation of Vietnamese during the 17th century. However Saigon was the capital of the French colony of Cochinchina.
History of Ulaanbaatar
Ulaanbaatar is the capital of Mongolia and the largest city in this country with a population of about 1.3 million people. It is located in the central north area of the territory at an altitude of 1310 meters (about 4300 ft) and is the financial, industrial and cultural center of Mongolia.
Places to see in Ulaanbaatar – part II
In this article we will continue to present you some of the wonderful places to visit and explore in the capital of Mongolia, the Ulaanbaatar.
Places to see in Ulaanbaatar – part I
With a population of more than 1.3 million people, Ulaanbaatar is the capital of Mongolia and the largest city in this country. It is located in the north central area of the country in the valley of Tuul River at an altitude of 1310 meters (about 4300 ft). This is the industrial, financial and cultural center of the country.
History of Phnom Penh
Phnom Penh is the capital of Cambodia and also the largest city in this country working as the main economic and political center. The history of Cambodia`s capital is an interesting one as starts with a local legend involving a woman. This is the legend of founding of Phnom Penh.
Places to see in Phnom Penh
Phnom Penh is the largest city in Cambodia and the capital of this country. It is located on the banks of the Mekong and Tonle Sap River in the south-central area of the country. Developed over the years this is the center of culture, politics, industrial and economic activities of this nation.
History of Havana
Havana is the capital of Cuba and the largest metropolitan area in the Caribbean region. This city attracts more than one million tourists every year and has a historic center recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Site in the year of 1982.
Places to see in Havana
Havana is the capital of Cuba and the largest city in this country as well as a leading port plus a main commercial center in the area. With a population of more than 2 million people Havana is on the third place in the top of largest metropolitan areas in the Caribbean region.