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Kartli

Kartli) is a historical region in central-to-eastern Georgia traversed by the river Mtkvari, on which Georgias capital, Tbilisi, is situated. Known to the Classical authors as Iberia, Kartli played a crucial role in the ethnic and political conso ...

Lechkhumi

Lechkhumi is a historic province in northwestern Georgia which comprises the area along the middle basin of the Rioni and Tskhenistskali and also the Lajanuri river valley. Now part of the Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti region, it corresponds ...

Meskheti

Ancient tribes known as the Mushki or Moschi and Mosiniks or Mossynoeci were the first known inhabitants of the area of the modern Samtskhe-Javakheti region. Some scholars credit the Mosiniks with the invention of iron metallurgy. Between the 2nd ...

Mingrelia

Mingrelia is a historic province in the western part of Georgia, formerly known as Odishi. It is primarily inhabited by the Mingrelians, a subgroup of Georgians.

Mtiuleti

Mtiuleti is a historical province in eastern Georgia, on the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains. It primarily comprises the White Aragvi Valley, and is bordered by Gudamakari on the east, Khando on the south, Tskhrazma on the west, ...

Odishi

Odishi was a historical district in western Georgia, the core fiefdom of the former Principality of Mingrelia, with which the name "Odishi" was frequently coterminous. Since the early 19th century, this toponym has been supplanted by Samegrelo.

Pkhovi

Pkhovi, also known as Pkhoeti, is a medieval term for the mountainous district in northeast Georgia comprising the latter-day provinces of Pshavi and Khevsureti along the upper reaches of the Aragvi, and in three alpine valleys just north of the ...

Pshavi

Pshavi is a small historic region of northern Georgia, nowadays part of the Mtskheta-Mtianeti mkhare, and lying chiefly among the southern foothills of the Greater Caucasus mountains along the Pshavis Aragvi River and the upper reaches of the Ior ...

Racha

Racha is a highland area in western Georgia, located in the upper Rioni river valley and hemmed in by the Greater Caucasus mountains. Under Georgias current subdivision, Racha is included in the Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti region as the mun ...

Samtskhe–Javakheti

Samtskhe–Javakheti, is a region in southern Georgia which includes the historical Georgian provinces of Meskheti, Javakheti and Tori. Akhaltsikhe is its capital. The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline South Caucasus and the Kars–Tbilisi–Baku railway pa ...

Savsat

Savsat is a town and district of Artvin Province in the Black Sea region, between the cities of Artvin and Kars on the border with Georgia at the far eastern end of Turkey.

Tashir (historical region)

Tashir or Taschir is a historical region in the South Caucasus, part of the marchlands between Armenia and Georgia since ancient times, and still divided between the two countries, in the Armenian Lori Province and the Georgian region of Kvemo Ka ...

Tori (Georgia)

Tori is a historic region in central Georgia, now part of the Samtskhe-Javakheti region, together with Javakheti and Meskheti. It borders on Trialeti to the east, Imereti to the northwest and Shida Kartli to the northeast. The province chiefly la ...

Tortum

Tortum is a town and district of Erzurum Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. The population is 4.507 as of 2010. There are 4 different ethnic group in the district. The current mayor is Muammer Yiğider from the Great Unity Party. The dist ...

Tsanareti

Tsanareti was a historic district in the early medieval Caucasus, lying chiefly in what is now the northeastern corner in Georgia’s region of Mtskheta-Mtianeti.

Kurta (village)

Kurta is an abandoned village in the former South Ossetian autonomous oblast of Georgia. Populated largely by ethnic Georgians, it was one of the towns that remained under the control of Georgia between the unilateral secession of South Ossetia a ...

Kvaisa

Kvaisi or Kvaisa is an urban-type settlement in the Oni Municipality of Georgia. According to the official subdivision of Georgia it is in the Oni district of the Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti region of Georgia. The village is situated on the ...

Leselidze (town)

Leselidze is a town in Abkhazia. Formerly named Yermolovsk, the town is located on the shores of the Black Sea and is 14 kilometers from the city of Gagra.

Narazeni

In the village there are three schools, a kindergarten, ambulance, police, and a few shops. During the Soviet period a newspaper in the Megrelian language called "narazenish chai" was published in the village.

Tamarasheni

Tamarasheni is a former village in Georgia, within the territory controlled by separatist South Ossetia, some 0.5 km north of Tskhinvali. In Georgia, administrative division the village is located in the region of Shida Kartli. In 2008 during the ...

Halle-Neustadt

Halle-Neustadt was a city in the German Democratic Republic. It was established as a new town on 12 May 1967, as an independent and autonomous city. The population in 1972 was 51.600 and in 1981 was more than 93.000. On 6 May 1990, Halle-Neustadt ...

Waldsiedlung

Waldsiedlung was the secure housing zone for the leaders of the German Democratic Republic in Bernau bei Berlin, Brandenburg from 1960 to 1989. Waldsiedlung housed the most senior party members of the ruling Socialist Unity Party of Germany in re ...

List of mines in the Harz

This list contains an overview of the mines in the Harz Mountains of central Germany, formerly one of the most productive mining regions in the world.

List of cities in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

In the German state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania there are 84 officially recognised towns and cities. 14 cities in Landkreis Vorpommern-Greifswald. 9 cities in Landkreis Nordwestmecklenburg. 13 cities in Landkreis Vorpommern-Rugen. 13 cities ...

List of places in Germany named after people

This is a list of inhabited places in Germany which are named after people. The etymology is generally referenced in the article about the person or the place.

List of spa towns in Germany

The following is a list of spa towns in Germany. The word Bad is normally used as a prefix or a suffix to denote the town in question is a spa town. In any case, Bad as a prefix is an official designation and requires governmental authorization. ...

List of places in Thuringia

PleiSe through Altenburg. (PleiSe через Альтенбург) Wipper through Sondershausen. (Виппер через Зондерсхаузене) Ilm through Ilmenau and Weimar. Sprotte through Schmolln. (Sprotte через Шмельн) White Elster through Greiz and Gera. Gera through Arn ...

Kellerwald-Edersee National Park

The Kellerwald-Edersee National Park, CDDA-No. 318077) in the North Hessian county of Waldeck-Frankenberg is a national park, 57.38 km² in area, that lies south of the Edersee lake in the northern part of the low mountain range of the Kellerwald ...

Allerpark

The Allerpark is a public leisure park in the German city of Wolfsburg. It is located between the districts of Wolfsburg-Reislingen, Wolfsburg-Vorsfelde, Wolfsburg-Nordstadt and Wolfsburg-Stadtmitte. The Allersee lake, which was created at the en ...

Alter Johannisfriedhof

The Alter Johannisfriedhof is the oldest burial ground in the city of Leipzig, Germany. It began in 1278, as part of the Johannishospital in Leipzig, a leper hospital. It was later attached to the Johanniskirche, which was destroyed in World War ...

Amseldell

The Amseldell is a former park-like leisure area about two kilometres west of the German town of Trippstadt in the Palatine Forest in the state of Rhineland-Palatinate.

Azalea and Rhododendron Park Kromlau

The Azalea and Rhododendron Park Kromlau is a 200-acre landscaped park in the municipality of Gablenz, Germany. It was built in the 19th century. The park is an example of an English garden and has many small ponds and lakes. It includes the Rako ...

Babelsberg Park

Babelsberg Park is a 114 hectare park in the northeast of the city of Potsdam, bordering on the Tiefen See lake on the River Havel. The park was created in rolling terrain sloping down towards the lake by the landscape artist, Peter Joseph Lenne ...

French Garden, Celle

The French Garden in Celle, in the German state of Lower Saxony, is a public park in the south of the historic old town or Altstadt. On both sides of a straight avenue of lime trees forming its east–west axis are flowerbeds, lawns, copses and a p ...

Degenershausen Estate

The Degenershausen Estate was established in 1872 in accordance with the Prussian County Act of 1872 as an independent municipal estate together with a manor house. In 1928 the municipal estate was disbanded by an act of 27 December 1927. The est ...

Eilenriede

The Eilenriede is a 640-hectare municipal forest in Hannover, Germany. It is the largest urban city forest in Germany, and also one of the largest in Europe. The Eilenriede is nearly twice the size of Central Park. The biggest German urban "park" ...

Fluckigersee

The Fluckigersee is a 10-hectare lake in the Freiburg district of Betzenhausen. It has evolved from the extraction of sand and gravel on the fluckiger construction company in the 1920-ies. Mining in the lake was halted in 1983 because the surroun ...

Friedehorst Park

The Friedehorst Park, also called the Lehnhof Park, is a green space in the Bremen borough of Burglesum on the border of states of Bremen and Lower Saxony. It is about 9 ha in area. It is home to the highest natural point in the state of Bremen r ...

Friedenspark

The Friedenspark is an open space of about 20 hectares in the centre of Leipzig, Germany, in the district of Zentrum-Sudost, located between the Ostplatz to the north and the Russian Memorial Church to the south. The park was opened in 1983, afte ...

Georgengarten

The Georgengarten is a landscape garden in the northwestern borough of Herrenhausen of the German city Hanover. It is a part of Herrenhausen Gardens.

GroSer Garten

The GroSer Garten is a Baroque style park in central Dresden. It is rectangular in shape and covers about 1.8 km². Originally established in 1676 on the orders of John George III, Elector of Saxony, it has been a public garden since 1814. Pathway ...

Kamp (Bad Doberan)

The Kamp is a triangular, lime-fringed park, about two hectares in area, which was laid out in 1800 in the centre of the small German town of Bad Doberan. In the 19th century, the Kamp was the social hub of the Doberan, because it was surrounded ...

Schloss Kirchheimbolanden

Schloss Kirchheimbolanden is located in the town of Kirchheimbolanden in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. As a castle the site was first mentioned in a document as early as 1390.

Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord

Landschaftspark is a public park located in Duisburg-Meiderich, Germany. It was designed in 1991 by Latz + Partner, with the intention that it work to heal and understand the industrial past, rather than trying to reject it. The park closely asso ...

Magdalenengarten

Magdalenengarten is in the western part of the historic city center of Hildesheim. On the west side a well-preserved part of the medieval moat and rampart can be seen. On the east side the garden joins the Michaelisplatz and St. Michaels Church, ...

Paradeplatz (Konigsberg)

In 1509 Grand Master Frederick of Saxony established land north of Konigsberg Castle and Burgfreiheit and south of Tragheim as a garden, the original garden was larger than the 20th century park. It subsequently became the ducal pleasure garden a ...

Rheinsberg Palace

Rheinsberg Palace lies in the municipality of Rheinsberg, about 100 kilometres northwest of Berlin in the German district of Ostprignitz-Ruppin. Palace on the Eastern shore of the Grienericksee is a classic example of the so-called "box" the Roco ...

Rose Garden, Coburg

The Rose Garden is a park in Coburg, Bavaria, Germany, located between the Ketschentor and the Angerturnhalle.

Schlossgarten (Karlsruhe)

The Karlsruhe Schlossgarten, also called Schlosspark, is a landscape park situated north of the Karlsruhe Palace in the center of Karlsruhe. It respresents an extension of the palace grounds to the north, serves the people as a local holiday spot ...

Seepark Betzenhausen

The Seepark is a park in the district Betzenhausen of Freiburg im Breisgau which was constructed for the Landesgartenschau in 1986. It is a local recreation area, covering 35 hectares, and contains the Fluckigersee, an artificial lake which takes ...

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