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Coast / Coast

#1 Filey

Filey ( / ˈ f aɪ l i / ) is a seaside town and civil parish in the Borough of Scarborough in North Yorkshire , England. Historically part of the East Riding of Yorkshire , it is located between Scarborough and Bridlington on Filey Bay. Although it was a fishing village , it has a large beach and bec

#2 Isle of Dogs

The Isle of Dogs is a large peninsula bounded on three sides by a large meander in the River Thames in East London , England, which includes the Cubitt Town , Millwall and Canary Wharf districts. The area was historically part of the Manor, Hamlet, Parish and, for a time, the wider borough of Poplar

#3 Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth ( / ˈ j ɑːr m ə θ / ), often called Yarmouth , is a seaside town in, and the main administrative centre of, the Borough of Great Yarmouth in Norfolk , England; it straddles the River Yare and is located 20 miles (30   km) east of Norwich . [2] A population of 38,693 in the 2011 Census

#4 Blackpool

Blackpool is a seaside resort in Lancashire , England. Located on the northwest coast of England, it is the main settlement within the borough also called Blackpool . The town is by the Irish Sea , between the Ribble and Wyre rivers, and is 27 miles (43   km) north of Liverpool and 40 miles (64   km

#5 Whitby

Whitby is a seaside town, port and civil parish in the Scarborough borough of North Yorkshire , England. Situated on the east coast of Yorkshire at the mouth of the River Esk , Whitby has a maritime, mineral and tourist heritage. Its East Cliff is home to the ruins of Whitby Abbey , where Cædmon , t

#6 White Rock, British Columbia

White Rock is a city in British Columbia , Canada, and a member municipality of the Metro Vancouver Regional District . It borders Semiahmoo Bay to the south and is surrounded on three sides by Surrey . To the southeast across a footbridge lies the Semiahmoo First Nation , which is within the border

#7 Sauble Beach, Ontario

Sauble Beach (pop. 2000 [ citation needed ] ) is a beach community and unincorporated area in the town of South Bruce Peninsula , Bruce County , in the northern area of southwestern Ontario , Canada . It is on the Bruce Peninsula , along the eastern shore of Lake Huron , on the north edge of the Sau

#8 Lowestoft

Lowestoft ( / ˈ l oʊ ( ɪ ) s t ɒ f t , ˈ l oʊ s t ə f / LOH -(ih)-stoft, LOH -stəf ) is a coastal town and civil parish in the East Suffolk district of Suffolk , England. [2] As the most easterly UK settlement , it is 110 miles (177   km) north-east of London, 38 miles (61   km) north-east of Ipswic

#9 Gibraltar

Gibraltar ( / dʒ ɪ ˈ b r ɔː l t ər / jih- BRAWL -tər , Spanish:   [xiβɾalˈtaɾ] ), is a British Overseas Territory and city [6] located at the southern tip of the Iberian Peninsula . [7] [8] [lower-alpha 1] It has an area of 6.7   km 2 (2.6   sq   mi) and is bordered to the north by Spain . The lands

#10 Clifton Beach, Queensland

Clifton Beach is a coastal suburb in the Cairns Region , Queensland , Australia. [2] In the 2016 census , Clifton Beach had a population of 3,146 people. [1] Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap   Download coordinates as: KML Suburb of Cairns, Queensland, Australia Clifton Beach Cairns ,   Queen

#11 Chaitén

Chaitén ( / tʃ aɪ ˈ t ɛ n / , chy- TEN ) is a Chilean town , commune and former capital of the Palena Province in Los Lagos Region . The town is north of the mouth of Yelcho River , on the east coast of the Gulf of Corcovado . The town is strategically close to the northern end of the Carretera Aust

#12 List of social nudity places in Oceania

This is a list of social nudity places in Oceania for recreation. It includes free beaches (or clothing-optional beaches or nude beaches ), swimming holes and lakes and some naturist resorts . [1] It does not include resorts that allow women to sunbathe top-free, or where indigenous peoples maintain

#13 Barry Island

Barry Island ( Welsh : Ynys y Barri ) is a district, peninsula and seaside resort , forming part of the town of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan , South Wales . It is named after the 6th century Saint Baruc . Barry's stretch of coast, on the Bristol Channel , has the world's second highest tidal range

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Island / Island

#1 Espiritu Santo

Espiritu Santo [lower-alpha 1] ( UK : / ɛ ˌ s p ɪ r ɪ t uː ˈ s æ n t oʊ / , [1] US : /- ˈ s ɑː n t uː , - ˈ s ɑː n t oʊ / ; [2] [3] [4] French:   [ɛspiʁity sɑ̃to] ) is the largest island in the nation of Vanuatu , with an area of 3,955.5   km 2 (1,527.2   sq   mi) and a population of around 40,000 a

#2 Tahiti

Tahiti ( English: / t ə ˈ h iː t i / ; Tahitian [taˈhiti] ; [2] French pronunciation:   ​ [ta.i.ti] ; previously also known as Otaheite ) is the largest island of the Windward group of the Society Islands in French Polynesia . It is located in the central part of the Pacific Ocean and the nearest ma

#3 Spratly Islands

The Spratly Islands ( Filipino : Kapuluan ng Kalayaan ; [1] Chinese : 南沙群島/南沙群岛 ; pinyin : Nánshā Qúndǎo ; Malay , Indonesian : Kepulauan Spratly ; Vietnamese : Quần đảo Trường Sa ) are a disputed archipelago in the South China Sea . Composed of islands, islets , cays , [2] and more than 100 reefs ,

#4 Corregidor

Corregidor ( Tagalog : Pulo ng Corregidor , [kɔˈɾɛhidɔr] ) is an island located at the entrance of Manila Bay in the southwestern part of Luzon in the Philippines . Due to this location, Corregidor has historically been fortified with coastal artillery batteries to defend the entrance of Manila Bay

#5 Lochleven Castle

Lochleven Castle is a ruined castle on an island in Loch Leven , in the Perth and Kinross local authority area of Scotland . Possibly built around 1300, the castle was the site of military action during the Wars of Scottish Independence (1296–1357). In the latter part of the 14th century, the castle

#6 Credit Island

Credit Island is an island in the Mississippi River on the south west side of Davenport, Iowa within the Quad Cities area. Its name was derived by the use of the island as an early Indian trading post. Credit could be obtained on the promise of hides and skins to be delivered at a later time - hence

#7 Huon Island

Huon Island is an island with an area of 47 hectares in south-eastern Australia . It is part of the Partridge Island Group, lying close to the south-eastern coast of Tasmania , in the D'Entrecasteaux Channel between Bruny Island and the mainland. The island has a small human population and has been

#8 San Lorenzo Island (Peru)

San Lorenzo Island is the largest island of Peru . The island is in the Pacific Ocean near the port of Callao and measures 16.5 square kilometres (6.4   sq   mi) . [1] Island in Peru San Lorenzo Island Isla San Lorenzo     ( Spanish ) San Lorenzo island as seen from the port city of El Callao San Lo

#9 Livingston Island

Livingston Island (Russian name Smolensk , [1] [2] 62°36′S 60°30′W ) is an Antarctic island in the Southern Ocean , part of the South Shetlands Archipelago , a group of Antarctic islands north of the Antarctic Peninsula . It was the first land discovered south of 60° south latitude in 1819, a histor

#10 Bear Island (Norway)

Bear Island ( Norwegian : Bjørnøya , pronounced   [ˈbjø̀ːɳœʏɑ] ) is the southernmost island of the Norwegian Svalbard archipelago . The island is located in the western part of the Barents Sea , approximately halfway between Spitsbergen and the North Cape . Bear Island was discovered by Dutch explor

#11 Graham Bell Island

Graham Bell Island ( Russian : Остров Греэм-Белл , Ostrov Greem-Bell ) is an island in the Franz Josef Archipelago in the Arctic Ocean , and is administratively part of Arkhangelsk Oblast , Russia . Island in Franz Josef archipelago Graham Bell Native name : Остров Греэм-Белл Location of Graham Bell

#12 Kure Atoll

Kure Atoll ( / ˈ k ʊər iː / ; Hawaiian : Hōlanikū , lit.   ' bringing forth heaven ' ; Mokupāpapa , ' flat island ' ) [1] or Ocean Island is an atoll in the Pacific Ocean 48 nautical miles (89   km; 55   mi) west-northwest of Midway Atoll in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands at 28°25′N 178°20′W . A

#13 Guernsey

Guernsey ( / ˈ ɡ ɜːr n z i / ( listen ) ; Guernésiais : Guernési ; French : Guernesey ) is an island in the English Channel off the coast of Normandy that is part of the Bailiwick of Guernsey , a British Crown Dependency . Island in the English Channel off the coast of Normandy This article is about

#14 Nias

Nias ( Indonesian : Pulau Nias , Nias language : Tanö Niha ) (sometimes called Little Sumatra in English) is an island located off the western coast of Sumatra , Indonesia. Nias is also the name of the archipelago ( Kepulauan Nias ) of which the island is the centre, but also includes the Batu Islan

#15 Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Island ( / ˈ æ l k ə ˌ t r æ z / ) is a small island in San Francisco Bay , 1.25 miles (2.01   km) offshore from San Francisco, California , United States. [1] The island was developed in the mid-19th century with facilities for a lighthouse , a military fortification, and a military prison

#16 Aunuʻu

Aunu ʻ u is a small volcanic island off the southeastern shore of Tutuila in Saʻole County , American Samoa . It has a land area of 374.83 acres (0.59   sq   mi; 1.52   km 2 ) , and a 2010 census population of 436 persons. Politically, it is a part of the Eastern District , one of the two primary po

#17 Avoid Bay Islands Conservation Park

The Avoid Bay Islands Conservation Park is a protected area in the Australian state of South Australia occupying three islands located west-southwest of Coffin Bay on the Eyre Peninsula . The group, which includes Black Rocks and Sudden Jerk Island (also known as Avoid Island), supports breeding pop

#18 Fox Island (Detroit River)

Fox Island is a naturally formed island in the Detroit River , in southeast Michigan , United States. [2] In the late 1800s, it was used by the Dunbar & Sullivan Company to store explosives used for engineering projects in the Detroit River's shipping channels. When this was forbidden by a court inj

#19 Grosse Isle

Grosse Isle ( French : Grosse Île , "big island") is an island located in the St. Lawrence River in Quebec , Canada. It is one of the islands of the 21-island Isle-aux-Grues archipelago . It is part of the municipality of Saint-Antoine-de-l'Isle-aux-Grues , located in the Chaudière-Appalaches region

#20 Zavodovski Island

Zavodovski Island is an uninhabited volcanic island in the Traversay Islands subgroup of the South Sandwich Islands . It lies 350 kilometres (217   mi) southeast of South Georgia Island . It is the northernmost of the South Sandwich Islands and the nearest to South Georgia. Not to be confused with Z

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Mountains / Mountains

#1 Zamama (volcano)

Zamama is an active volcanic center on Jupiter ' s moon Io . [1] [2] This volcanic center erupted after the Voyager 1 flyby in 1979, making it one of the few planetary volcanoes known to have activated during this generation's lifetime. Further analysis and study by the Galileo spacecraft helped wit

#2 Petersberg, Halle

The Petersberg , at 250.4   m   above   sea level (NN) , is the highest point in the district of Saalekreis in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt . Petersberg The Petersberg seen from the direction of Löbejün Highest   point Elevation 250.4   m   above   sea level (NN) (822   ft) Coordinates 51°35′41

#3 St. Boris Peak

St. Boris Peak ( Bulgarian : връх Св. Борис , romanized :   vrah Sv. Boris , IPA:   [ˈvrɤx svɛˈti boˈris] ) is an ice-covered mountain rising to 1,699   m in Friesland Ridge , Tangra Mountains on Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands , Antarctica . It is the second highest peak of both the

#4 Chaitén (volcano)

Chaitén is a volcanic caldera 3 kilometres (2   mi) in diameter, 17 kilometres (11   mi) west of the elongated ice-capped Michinmahuida volcano and 10 kilometres (6   mi) northeast of the town of Chaitén , near the Gulf of Corcovado in southern Chile . The most recent eruptive phase of the volcano e

#5 Manaslu

Manaslu ( Nepali : मनास्लु , also known as Kutang ) is the eighth-highest mountain in the world at 8,163 metres (26,781   ft) above sea level. It is in the Mansiri Himal , part of the Nepalese Himalayas , in the west-central part of Nepal. The name Manaslu means "mountain of the spirit" and is deriv

#6 Corcovado Volcano

Corcovado Volcano ( Spanish pronunciation:   [koɾkoˈβaðo] ) is a stratovolcano located about 25 kilometres (16   mi) south of the mouth of the Yelcho River , in the Palena Province , Los Lagos Region , Chile . The glacially eroded volcano is flanked by Holocene cinder cones . The volcano's base has

#7 Großer Waldstein

The Großer Waldstein is part of the Waldstein range in the Fichtel Mountains of Germany. It is known primarily for its rock formations caused by spheroidal weathering , its ruined castles and the only remaining bear trap ( Bärenfang ) in the region. Großer Waldstein The Schüssel observation pavilion

#8 Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve is a U.S. national monument and national preserve in the Snake River Plain in central Idaho . It is along US 20 ( concurrent with US 93 and US 26 ), between the small towns of Arco and Carey , at an average elevation of 5,900 feet (1,800   m) above

#9 Yanar Dag

Yanar Dagh ( Azerbaijani : Yanar Dağ , meaning "burning mountain") is a natural gas fire which blazes continuously on a hillside on the Absheron Peninsula on the Caspian Sea near Baku , the capital of Azerbaijan (a country which itself is known as " the Land of Fire "). Flames jet into the air 3 met

#10 Reineberg

The Reineberg is a hill on the Wiehen ridge, south of the town of Lübbecke . With a height of 275.9 m above sea level it is, from a topographical point of view, not a particularly impressive eminence in this part of the Wiehen Hills, because, in the immediate vicinity are considerably higher summits

#11 Mount Diablo

Mount Diablo is a mountain of the Diablo Range , in Contra Costa County of the eastern San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California . It is south of Clayton and northeast of Danville . It is an isolated upthrust peak of 3,849 feet (1,173 meters) , visible from most of the San Francisco Bay Area. Mo

#12 Mount Rinjani

Mount Rinjani ( Indonesian : Gunung Rinjani ) is an active volcano in Indonesia on the island of Lombok . Administratively the mountain is in the Regency of North Lombok , West Nusa Tenggara ( Indonesian : Nusa Tenggara Barat , NTB). It rises to 3,726 metres (12,224   ft) , making it the second high

#13 Praděd

Praděd ( Czech pronunciation: [ˈpraɟɛt] ; German : Altvater ; Polish : Pradziad ; " great grandfather ") ( 1,491.5 metres (4,893   ft) ) is the highest mountain of Hrubý Jeseník mountains, Moravia , Czech Silesia and Upper Silesia and is fifth-highest mountain of Czech Republic . The highest point o

#14 Kīlauea

Kīlauea ( US : / ˌ k ɪ l ə ˈ w eɪ ə / KIL -ə- WAY -ə , Hawaiian:   [kiːlɐwˈwɛjə] ) is an active shield volcano in the Hawaiian Islands . Located along the southeastern shore of the Big Island of Hawai ʻ i , the volcano is between 210,000 and 280,000 years old and emerged above sea level about 100,00

#15 Villarrica (volcano)

Villarrica ( / ˌ v iː ə ˈ r iː k ə / VEE -ə- REE -kə ) ( Spanish : Volcán Villarrica , Mapudungun : Ruka Pillañ ) is one of Chile 's most active volcanoes , rising above the lake and town of the same name, 750   km (470   mi) south of Santiago . [2] It is also known as Rucapillán , a Mapuche word me

#16 Hill of Allen

The Hill of Allen ( Cnoc Alúine in Modern Irish, earlier Cnoc Almaine ; also Hill of Almu [1] ) is a volcanic hill situated in the west of County Kildare , Ireland , beside the village of Allen . According to Irish Mythology it was the seat of the hunter-warrior Fionn mac Cumhaill and the Fianna . [

#17 Mount Hesperus (Alaska)

Mount Hesperus is the highest peak of the Revelation Mountains , the westernmost subrange of the Alaska Range . The Revelations are a small, rarely visited range, but they contain dramatic rock peaks, rising from low bases. Mount Hesperus is particularly impressive in terms of local relief: for exam

#18 Rock of Solutré

The Rock of Solutré (French: Roche de Solutré ) is a limestone escarpment 8   km (5.0   mi) west of Mâcon , France, overlooking the commune of Solutré-Pouilly . It is an iconic site in the department of Saône-et-Loire , in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté . Protected by the French law on sites naturels class

#19 Mount Sweatt

Mount Sweatt ( 85°47′S 129°39′W ) is a mountain , 2,540   m, standing 6.5   nautical miles (12   km) northeast of Mount Soyat on the ridge between Hueneme and Norfolk Glaciers , in the Wisconsin Range . Mapped by United States Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–64.

#20 Cerro Porquesa

Cerro Porquesa ( Aymara [2] ) is an approximately 4,600 metres (15,100   ft) high [1] ( 800 metres (2,600   ft) above base) [3] rhyodacite lava dome in the Andes . [4] It has a 1.5 by 3 kilometres (0.93   mi ×   1.86   mi) oval outline, and is 800 metres (2,600   ft) high. The lava dome is accompani

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Reservoir / Reservoir

#1 Mohmand Dam

Mohmand Dam (previously known as Munda Dam [1] ) is an under construction multi-purpose concrete-faced rock-filled dam located on the Swat River approximately 37   km north of Peshawar and 5   km upstream of Munda Headworks in Mohmand District , Khyber Pakhtunkhwa , Pakistan . [2] [3] Dam in Khyber

#2 Mohmand Dam

Mohmand Dam (previously known as Munda Dam [1] ) is an under construction multi-purpose concrete-faced rock-filled dam located on the Swat River approximately 37   km north of Peshawar and 5   km upstream of Munda Headworks in Mohmand District , Khyber Pakhtunkhwa , Pakistan . [2] [3] Dam in Khyber

#3 Kolindsund

Kolindsund (the Sound of Kolind) is a 26.4-square-kilometer (10.2   sq   mi) [1] elongated drained lake on the peninsula Djursland in Denmark , extending 25 kilometers (16   mi) west, inland from the seaport Grenå by the Kattegat sea. [2] The bottom of the drained lake is on average 2.5 meters (8  

#4 Skiff Lake (New Brunswick)

Skiff Lake is a lake in Canterbury Parish , York County , New Brunswick , Canada .

#5 Woodlands Lake

Woodlands Lake is a reservoir in Greenburgh, New York . It is an impoundment of the Saw Mill River . It is located in VE Macy Park. [1] Body of water Woodlands Lake Woodlands Lake in VE Macy Park Woodlands Lake Location Greenburgh, New York Coordinates 41.026°N 73.844°W  / 41.026; -73.844 Type rese

#6 Lakshmi Barrage

The Lakshmi Barrage , also known as the Medigadda Barrage [1] is the starting point of the proposed Kaleshwaram Project which envisages construction of three barrages between Yellampally & Medigadda. Its objective is to utilize Godavari water for drinking and irrigation. The Barrage/Project site is

#7 Zorkul

Zorkul ( Pashto : زارکول ; Tajik : Зоркӯл , romanized :   Zārkul ) is a lake in the Pamir Mountains that runs along the border between Afghanistan and Tajikistan . Lake in Tajikistan Body of water Zorkul The western end of lake Zorkul, where the Pamir River starts its course. Zorkul Show map of Taji

#8 Serpentine Dam (Western Australia)

The Serpentine Dam is a major water supply dam for Perth , Western Australia. The dam is used to store water that is released at a controlled rate to regulate the level in the Serpentine Pipehead Dam reservoir, which in turn feeds water to the metropolitan trunk main network depending on demand. Con

#9 Parvati Barrage

The Parvati Barrage , also known as the Sundilla Barrage is an irrigation project located at Kasipeta Village, Manthani Mandal, Peddapalli district in Telangana State , India [1] . [ failed verification ] This article may primarily relate to a different subject , or place undue weight on a particula

#10 Lake Las Vegas

Lake Las Vegas in Henderson, Nevada , refers to a 320-acre (130   ha) reservoir and the 3,592-acre (1,454   ha) developed area around the reservoir. [2] [3] The area is sometimes referred to as the Lake Las Vegas Resort . It is being developed by 5 companies including Lake at Las Vegas Joint Venture

#11 Kızören Sinkhole

Kızören Sinkhole , a.k.a. Kızören Obruk or Lake Kızören ( Turkish : Kızören Obruğu ) is a sinkhole containing a karst lake near Konya in the historic Konya vilayet , central Turkey . Kızören Obruğu is situated in the centre of the Central Anatolian steppes, 65 km northeast of the city of Konya. In T

#12 Lake Koshkonong

Lake Koshkonong is naturally occurring lake that acts as a reservoir in southern Wisconsin . Its size was augmented by the creation of the Indianford Dam in 1932, making it one of the larger lakes in the state. The lake lies along the Rock River , with the river acting as both the primary inflow and

#13 Cormorant Lake (Minnesota)

Big Cormorant Lake is located in northwestern Minnesota's Becker County , about an hour's drive due east of the Fargo, North Dakota and Moorhead, Minnesota metropolitan area. Public access boat ramps are located on the northeast and west sides of the Lake. Lake of the United States This article has

#14 Lake Nyos

Lake Nyos ( / ˈ n iː oʊ s / NEE -ohs ) [1] is a crater lake in the Region of Cameroon , located about 315   km (196   mi) northwest of Yaoundé , the capital. [2] Nyos is a deep lake high on the flank of an inactive volcano in the Oku volcanic plain along the Cameroon line of volcanic activity. A vol

#15 Heʻeia Fishpond

Heʻeia Fishpond ( Hawaiian : Loko I ʻ a O He ʻ eia ) is an ancient Hawaiian fishpond located at Heʻeia on the island of Oahu in Hawaii . A walled coastal pond ( loko i ʻ a kuapā ), it is the only Hawaiian fishpond fully encircled by a wall ( kuapā ). Constructed sometime between the early 1200s and

#16 Kempton Park Racecourse

Kempton Park Racecourse is a horse racing track together with a licensed entertainment and conference venue in Sunbury-on-Thames , Surrey , England , 16 miles south-west of Charing Cross , London and on a border of Greater London . The site has 210 acres (85 hectares ) of flat grassland surrounded b

#17 Newcastle Reservoirs

Newcastle Reservoirs are heritage-listed former and disused reservoirs , now used for public tours, at 51 Brown Street, The Hill , City of Newcastle , New South Wales , Australia. They were designed by Cecil West Darley and the NSW Public Works Department and built from 1880 to 1918 by the Public Wo

#18 Manapouri Power Station

Manapōuri Power Station is an underground hydroelectric power station on the western arm of Lake Manapouri in Fiordland National Park , in the South Island of New Zealand . At 854   MW installed capacity (although limited to 800   MW due to resource consent limits [3] ), it is the largest hydroelect

#19 Joe Pool Lake

Joe Pool Lake is a fresh water impoundment ( reservoir ) located in the southern part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in North Texas. The lake encompasses parts of Tarrant , Dallas and Ellis counties. The lake measures 7,740 acres (31.3   km 2 ) with a conservation storage capacity of 176,900 acr

#20 Croton Distributing Reservoir

The Croton Distributing Reservoir , also known as the Murray Hill Reservoir , was an above-ground reservoir at 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue in the New York City borough of Manhattan . Covering 4-acre (16,000   m 2 ) and holding 20   million US gallons (76,000   m 3 ) , [1] it supplied the city with

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River / River

#1 Dniester Estuary

Dniester Estuary , or Dniester Liman ( Ukrainian : Дністровський лиман ; Romanian : Limanul Nistrului ) is a liman , formed at the point where the river Dniester flows into the Black Sea . It is located in Ukraine , in Odessa Oblast , and connects Budjak to the Ukrainian mainland. The city of Bilhor

#2 Sip Canal

The Sip Canal ( Serbian : Сипски канал / Sipski kanal ) was a ship canal on the Danube , in eastern Serbia . It was constructed as part of a massive international effort to make the navigation through the most dangerous sections of the Iron Gates gorge safer and easier. Open in 1896, with participat

#3 Canal du Midi

The Canal du Midi ( French pronunciation:   ​ [kanal dy midi] ; Occitan : Canal del Miègjorn [ka'nal del mjɛdˈd͡ʒuɾ ] ) is a 240   km (150   mi) long canal in Southern France ( French : le Midi ). Originally named the Canal royal en Languedoc (Royal Canal in Languedoc) and renamed by French revoluti

#4 Porto (river)

The Porto ( French : Rivière de Porto ) is a small coastal river in the northwest of the department of Corse-du-Sud, Corsica, France. Porto Genoese bridge at Pianella Show map of Corsica Show map of France Location Country France Departent Corse-du-Sud Physical   characteristics Mouth Mediterranean

#5 Rivière du Sault à la Puce

The rivière du Sault à la Puce flows south, on the north shore of the Saint Lawrence river , in the municipality of Château-Richer , in the La Côte-de-Beaupré Regional County Municipality in the administrative region of Capitale-Nationale , in the province of Quebec , in Canada . For rivers with sim

#6 Somerset Coal Canal

The Somerset Coal Canal (originally known as the Somersetshire Coal Canal ) was a narrow canal in England, built around 1800. Its route began in basins at Paulton and Timsbury , ran to nearby Camerton , over two aqueducts at Dunkerton , through a tunnel at Combe Hay , then via Midford and Monkton Co

#7 Washington City Canal

The Washington City Canal operated from 1815 until the mid-1850s in Washington, D.C. The canal connected the Anacostia River , termed the "Eastern Branch" at that time, to Tiber Creek , the Potomac River , and later the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (C&O). The canal became disused during the late 19th c

#8 Manchester Ship Canal

The Manchester Ship Canal is a 36-mile-long (58   km) inland waterway in the North West of England linking Manchester to the Irish Sea . Starting at the Mersey Estuary at Eastham, near Ellesmere Port , Cheshire , it generally follows the original routes of the rivers Mersey and Irwell through the hi

#9 Sacandaga River

The Sacandaga River is a 64-mile-long (103   km) [1] river in the northern part of New York in the United States . Its name comes from the Native American Sa-chen-da'-ga , meaning "overflowed lands". [2] River in New York, United States Sacandaga River The Sacandaga River when it flows into the Huds

#10 Tucannon River

The Tucannon River is a tributary of the Snake River in the U.S. state of Washington . It flows generally northwest from headwaters in the Blue Mountains of southeastern Washington to meet the Snake 4 miles (6   km) upstream from Lyons Ferry Park and the mouth of the Palouse River . The Tucannon is

#11 Touchet River

The Touchet River / ˈ t uː ʃ i / is a 55-mile (89   km) tributary of the Walla Walla River in southeastern Washington in the United States . The Touchet River drains an area of about 740 square miles (1,900   km 2 ) in Columbia County and Walla Walla County . [4] [5] River in Washington, United Stat

#12 Yellowstone River

The Yellowstone River is a tributary of the Missouri River , approximately 692 miles (1,114   km) long, in the Western United States . Considered the principal tributary of upper Missouri, via its own tributaries it drains an area with headwaters across the mountains and high plains of southern Mont

#13 Engine Arm

The Engine Arm or Birmingham Feeder Arm near Smethwick , West Midlands , England , is a short canal which was originally part of a feeder tunnel for a pumping engine. When the Smethwick flight of locks were reduced from six to three, the pumping engine was moved to a new site, which allowed part of

#14 River Weaver

The River Weaver is a river, navigable in its lower reaches, running in a curving route anti-clockwise across west Cheshire , northern England . Improvements to the river to make it navigable were authorised in 1720 and the work, which included eleven locks , was completed in 1732. An unusual clause

#15 Rondeau River

The Rondeau River is a tributary of the Jacquot River flowing in the municipality of Saint-Léonard-de-Portneuf , in the MRC Portneuf Regional County Municipality , in the administrative region of Capitale-Nationale , in Quebec , in Canada. For other uses, see Rondeau . River in Quebec, Canada Rondea

#16 Western Scheldt

The Western Scheldt ( Dutch : Westerschelde ) in the province of Zeeland in the southwestern Netherlands , is the estuary of the Scheldt river. This river once had several estuaries, but the others are now disconnected from the Scheldt, leaving the Westerschelde as its only direct route to the sea.

#17 Little Sur River

The Little Sur River is a 25.4-mile (40.9   km) [1] :   166   long river on the Central Coast of California . The river and its main tributary, the South Fork, drain a watershed of about 40 square miles (100   km 2 ) of the Big Sur area, a thinly settled region of the Central California coast where

#18 River Frome, Somerset

The River Frome is a river in Somerset , England. It rises near Bungalow Farm on Cannwood Lane, [1] south-west of Witham Friary , flows north through Blatchbridge to the town of Frome , and continues in a generally northerly direction passing between the eastern edge of the Mendip Hills and Trowbrid

#19 Larrys Creek

Larrys Creek is a 22.9-mile-long (36.9   km) [7] tributary of the West Branch Susquehanna River in Lycoming County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania . A part of the Chesapeake Bay drainage basin , its watershed drains 89.1 square miles (231   km 2 ) in six townships and a borough . The creek flows s

#20 Fango (river)

The Fango ( Corsican : Fangu ) is a small coastal river in the department of Haute-Corse , Corsica, France. The Fango Valley was designated a biosphere reserve in 1977. It holds flora and fauna representative of all regions of Corsica from the coast to the highest mountains. River in the department

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#1 Cam Ranh Bay

Cam Ranh Bay ( Vietnamese : Vịnh Cam Ranh ) is a deep-water bay in Vietnam in Khánh Hòa Province . It is located at an inlet of the South China Sea situated on the southeastern coast of Vietnam, between Phan Rang and Nha Trang , approximately 290 kilometers (180 miles) northeast of Ho Chi Minh City

#2 Tegnue

Tegnue (singular tegnua) are rock formations which have developed in the sea bottom of the Gulf of Venice , in the northern Adriatic Sea . They are bio-sediments which are very similar to coral reefs and for this reason they also are called Adriatic coral reefs. They are found especially off the coa

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