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Coast / Coast

#1 Beach Heat: Miami

Beach Heat: Miami is an American dramedy television series set in Miami Beach, Florida . The show is fashioned after Baywatch and showcases the professional and personal lives of a motley crew of lifeguards. The show was shot exclusively in South Florida and lasted two seasons, with entirely differe

#2 Malibu, California

Malibu ( / ˈ m æ l ɪ b uː / MAL -ih-boo ; Spanish : Malibú ; Chumash : Humaliwo ) [11] is a beach city in the Santa Monica Mountains [12] region of Los Angeles County, California , situated about 30 miles (48   km) west of Downtown Los Angeles . It is known for its Mediterranean climate and its 21-m

#3 Ministers of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard

The minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard ( French : ministre des pêches, des océans et de la Garde côtière canadienne ) is the minister of the Crown in the Canadian Cabinet responsible for supervising the fishing industry, administrating all navigable waterways in the country,

#4 Caldera, Chile

Caldera is a port city and commune in the Copiapó Province of the Atacama Region in northern Chile . It has a harbor protected by breakwaters, being the port city for the productive mining district centering on Copiapó to which it is connected by the first railroad constructed in Chile. City and Com

#5 Tarbat Ness

Tarbat Ness ( Scottish Gaelic : Rubha Thairbeirt ) is headland that lies at the end of the Tarbat peninsula in Easter Ross , Scotland. The name is from the Gaelic tairbeart meaning " isthmus " and the Old Norse ness , meaning " headland ". [1] It lies at the south of the entrance to the Dornoch Firt

#6 Hastings

Hastings ( / ˈ h eɪ s t ɪ ŋ z / ) is a large seaside town and borough in East Sussex on the south coast of England , 24   mi (39   km) east to the county town of Lewes and 53   mi (85   km) south east of London . The town gives its name to the Battle of Hastings , which took place 8   mi (13   km) t

#7 Lytham St Annes

Lytham St Annes ( / ˈ l ɪ ð əm s ən t ˈ æ n z / ) [1] is a seaside town in the Borough of Fylde in Lancashire , England. It is on the Fylde coast , directly south of Blackpool on the Ribble Estuary . The population at the 2011 census was 42,954. [2] The town is almost contiguous with Blackpool but i

#8 Lewes, Delaware

Lewes ( / l uː . ə s / LOO-iss ) [5] is an incorporated city on the Delaware Bay in eastern Sussex County, Delaware , United States. According to the 2010 census, the population is 2,747. [6] Along with neighboring Rehoboth Beach , Lewes is one of the principal cities of Delaware's rapidly growing C

#9 Carrickfergus

Carrickfergus ( from Irish : Carraig Fhearghais [ˌkaːɾˠəɟ ˈaɾˠɣəʃ] , meaning " Fergus ' rock") [3] is a large town in County Antrim , Northern Ireland . It sits on the north shore of Belfast Lough , 11 miles (18   km) from Belfast . The town had a population of 27,998 at the 2011 Census . [4] It is

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Island / Island

#1 Foulness Island

Foulness Island ( / f aʊ l ˈ n ɛ s / ) is a closed island on the east coast of Essex in England , which is separated from the mainland by narrow creeks . In the 2001 census, the usually resident population of the civil parish was 212, living in the settlements of Churchend and Courtsend , at the nor

#2 Sveti Đorđe

Sveti Juraj Island ( Montenegrin : Острво Свети Ђорђе , romanized :   Ostrvo Sveti Đorđe ; lit. "Island of Saint George ") is one of the two islets off the coast of Perast in the Bay of Kotor , Montenegro (the other being Gospa od Škrpjela ). Unlike Gospa od Škrpjela, it is a natural island. A small

#3 Mainland, Orkney

The Mainland , also known as Hrossey and Pomona , is the main island of Orkney , Scotland . Both of Orkney's burghs , Kirkwall and Stromness , lie on the island, which is also the heart of Orkney's ferry and air connections. Main island of the Orkney Islands, Scotland Mainland Scottish Gaelic name M

#4 Tai Tau Chau (Southern District)

Tai Tau Chau is an island in the Southern District , Hong Kong . Geographically, it is located in the southern Hong Kong Island . It connected to the Shek O Headland by a footbridge and a gravelbar ( tombolo ) under it. The island itself is uninhabited. Not to be confused with Tai Tau Chau (Sai Kung

#5 Angel Island (California)

Angel Island is an island in San Francisco Bay . The entire island is included within Angel Island State Park , administered by California State Parks . [2] The island, a California Historical Landmark , [1] has been used by humans for a variety of purposes, including seasonal hunting and gathering

#6 Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha [4] is a British Overseas Territory located in the South Atlantic and consisting of the island of Saint Helena , Ascension Island and the archipelago of Tristan da Cunha including Gough Island . Its name was Saint Helena and Dependencies until 1 September

#7 Bolshoy Ussuriysky Island

Bolshoi Ussuriysky Island ( Russian : Большо ́ й Уссури ́ йский о ́ стров Bol'shoy Ussuriyskiy Ostrov ), or Heixiazi Island ( simplified Chinese : 黑瞎子岛 ; traditional Chinese : 黑瞎子島 ; pinyin : Hēixiāzi Dǎo ; lit. "black blind island" [note 1] ), is a sedimentary island at the confluence of the Ussuri

#8 Fort de Bertheaume

The Fort de Bertheaume is a fort in Plougonvelin , in the Department of Finistère , France . It is located on a tidal island that nowadays connects to the mainland via a footbridge. The fort sits well above sea level, and its steep cliffs have rendered it easily defended for centuries. Since the 17t

#9 Fraser Island

Fraser Island (also known as K'gari) is a World Heritage-listed island along the south-eastern coast in the Wide Bay–Burnett region, Queensland , Australia. [2] [3] The island is approximately 250 kilometres (160   mi) north of the state capital , Brisbane , and is within the Fraser Coast Region loc

#10 Corfu

Corfu ( / k ɔːr ˈ f ( j ) uː / , US also / ˈ k ɔːr f ( j ) uː / ) or Kerkyra ( Greek : Κέρκυρα , romanized :   Kérkyra , pronounced   [ˈcercira] ( listen ) ) [lower-alpha 1] is a Greek island in the Ionian Sea , of the Ionian Islands , [1] and, including its small satellite islands, forms the margin

#11 Metis Shoal

Metis Shoal , also known as Lateiki Island , is a volcanic island at the top of a submarine volcano in Tonga , located between the islands of Kao and Late . The current island formed in October 2019, when a smaller island disappeared after 24 years. Island in Tonga Lateiki in 1995

#12 Bermuda

Bermuda ( / b ər ˈ m j uː d ə / ; historically known as the Bermudas or Somers Isles ) is a British Overseas Territory in the North Atlantic Ocean . The Bermuda archipelago consists of 181 islands with a total land area of 54   km 2 (21   sq   mi) . The closest land outside the territory is in the U

#13 Khortytsia

Khortytsia ( Ukrainian : Хо́ртиця , romanized :   Xórtycja / Khórtytsya , pronounced   [ˈxɔrtɪtsʲɐ] ) is the largest island in the Dnieper river, and is 12.5   km (7.77   mi) long and up to 2.5   km (1.55   mi) wide. [1] The island forms part of the Khortytsia National Park. [1] This historic site i

#14 Raoul Island

Raoul Island ( Sunday Island ), the largest and northernmost of the main Kermadec Islands , 900   km (560   mi) south south-west of 'Ata Island of Tonga and 1,100   km (680   mi) north north-east of New Zealand's North Island , has been the source of vigorous volcanic activity during the past severa

#15 Lindisfarne

Lindisfarne , also called Holy Island , [3] is a tidal island off the northeast coast of England, which constitutes the civil parish of Holy Island in Northumberland . [4] Holy Island has a recorded history from the 6th century AD; it was an important centre of Celtic Christianity under Saints Aidan

#16 Burray

Burray ( / ˈ b ʌ r iː / ) is one of the Orkney Islands in Scotland . It lies to the east of Scapa Flow and is one of a chain of islands linked by the Churchill Barriers . Not to be confused with Burra (disambiguation) . Burray Old Norse name Borgarey Location Burray Burray shown within the Orkney Is

#17 Madagascar

Madagascar ( / ˌ m æ d ə ˈ ɡ æ s k ər , - k ɑːr / ; Malagasy : Madagasikara ), officially the Republic of Madagascar ( Malagasy: Repoblikan'i Madagasikara , Malagasy pronunciation:   [republiˈkʲan madaɡasˈkʲarə̥] ; French : République de Madagascar ), is an island country in the Indian Ocean , appro

#18 Saint Helena

Saint Helena ( / h ə ˈ l iː n ə / ) is a British overseas territory located in the South Atlantic Ocean . It is a remote volcanic tropical island 1,950 kilometres (1,210 miles) west of the coast of south-western Africa, and 4,000 kilometres (2,500   mi) east of Rio de Janeiro in South America. It is

#19 Guanahani

Guanahaní is an island in the Bahamas that was the first land in the New World sighted and visited by Christopher Columbus ' first voyage , on 12 October 1492. It is a bean-shaped island that Columbus changed from its native Taíno name to San Salvador . Guanahaní has traditionally been identified wi

#20 Jurong Island

Jurong Island is an island located to the southwest of the main island of Singapore . It was formed from the amalgamation of seven offshore islands , the islands of Pulau Ayer Chawan, Pulau Ayer Merbau, Pulau Merlimau, Pulau Pesek, Pulau Pesek Kechil (also called Terumbu Pesek), Pulau Sakra (which w

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Mountains / Mountains

#1 Hanson Peak

Hanson Peak is a small peak, 1,255 metres (4,120   ft) high, 4 nautical miles (7   km) south of Cape Adare in the northern part of Adare Peninsula , Antarctica. [2] It was named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee after Nicolai Hanson , a member of the British Antarctic Expedition 189

#2 Masang Kang

Masang Kang (also known as Masa Gang ) is a mountain peak located at 7,194   m (23,602   ft) in northern Bhutan . [1] Mountain peak Masang Kang Masang Kang Location of Masang Kang Highest   point Elevation 7,194   m (23,602   ft) Coordinates 28°10′09.56″N 89°45′57.46″E Geography Location Bhutan Clim

#3 Monte Freidour

Monte Freidour is a mountain in the Cottian Alps , Metropolitan City of Turin in Piedmont , north-western Italy . It has an elevation of 1.451 m, [1] with a secondary summit at 1,445 metres (4,741   ft) , [3] and is composed of gneiss cliffs overlooking the town of Cumiana . Mountain in Italy Monte

#4 Phurbi Chyachu

Phurbi Chyachu (also known as Phurbi Chhyachu and Purbi Gyachu ) is a mountain peak in the Himalayas on the border of Nepal and the Tibet Autonomous Region . Mountain in Nepal Phurbi Chyachu Phurbi Chhyachu (Jugal Himal) view from Panch Pokhari , Nepal , 14 October 2019 Highest   point Elevation 6,6

#5 Hochstein (Lawalde)

The Hochstein ( Sorbian : ' Rubježny hród ') is a mountain in Saxony , eastern Germany . At an elevation of 533.1 m (1,749   ft), it is the easternmost peak of the Czorneboh chain in the Upper Lusatian Highlands . Hochstein Hochstein seen from Kleindehsa   [ de ] Highest   point Elevation 533.1 metr

#6 Changtse

Changtse ( Standard Tibetan : བྱང་རྩེ , lit.   ' north peak ' , Chinese : 章子峰 ) is a mountain situated between the Main Rongbuk and East Rongbuk Glaciers in Tibet Autonomous Region , China , immediately north of Mount Everest . It is connected to Mount Everest via the North Col . Mountain in Tibet C

#7 Owen Stanley Range

Owen Stanley Range is the south-eastern part of the central mountain-chain in Papua New Guinea . Its highest point is Mount Victoria at 4,038 metres (13,248   ft) , while its most prominent peak is Mount Suckling . Mountain range in Papua New Guinea Owen Stanley Range View from Owers Corner. The Kok

#8 Numbur

Numbur is a glaciated mountain located in the Rolwaling Himal mountain range of Nepal . [1] The 6,958 metres (22,828   ft) high Numbur is located at 43   km southwest of Mount Everest , on the border of the Janakpur and Sagarmatha zones . Mountain in Nepal Numbur Numbur seen from Dulalthok , Nepal.

#9 Senlac Hill

Senlac Hill (or Senlac Ridge ) is the generally accepted location in which Harold Godwinson deployed his army for the Battle of Hastings on 14 October 1066. It is located near what is now the town of Battle, East Sussex . The name Senlac was popularised by the Victorian historian E. A. Freeman , bas

#10 El Capitan

El Capitan ( Spanish : El Capitán ; "the Captain" or "the Chief") is a vertical rock formation in Yosemite National Park , on the north side of Yosemite Valley , near its western end. The granite monolith is about 3,000 feet (914   m) from base to summit along its tallest face and is a popular objec

#11 Acotango

Acotango is the central and highest of a group of stratovolcanoes straddling the border of Bolivia and Chile . [3] [4] It is 6,052 metres (19,856   ft) high. [5] [lower-alpha 1] [lower-alpha 2] The group is known as Kimsa Chata and consists of three mountains: Acotango, Umurata ( 5,730 metres (18,79

#12 Sutton Bank

Sutton Bank is a hill in the Hambleton District of the North York Moors National Park , North Yorkshire in England . It is a high point on the Hambleton Hills with extensive views over the Vale of York and the Vale of Mowbray . Hill in North Yorkshire, England Sutton Bank A170 road climbing up Sutto

#13 2021 Cumbre Vieja volcanic eruption

An eruption at the Cumbre Vieja volcanic ridge , comprising the southern half of the Spanish island of La Palma in the Canary Islands , lasted from 19 September to 13 December 2021. [7] It was the first volcanic eruption on the island since the eruption of Teneguía in 1971 . [8] At 85 days, it is th

#14 Fonuafoʻou

Fonuafo‘ou ("New land" in Tongan [2] ), formerly known as Falcon Island , is a submarine volcano in the western part of the Ha'apai group in Tonga . The volcano has created an island several times throughout history. [3] Not to be confused with Falcon Island , off Queensland, Australia. Fonuafo'ou F

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Reservoir / Reservoir

#1 Ririe Reservoir

The Ririe Reservoir is a reservoir located near Ririe, Idaho . It allows for irrigation, flood control, and provides recreational opportunities. Dam in Idaho, USA Ririe Dam Blacktail Park, on the shore of the reservoir Official name Ririe Dam Location Upper Snake River Basin, Bonneville County , Ida

#2 Cachuma Lake

Cachuma Lake is a reservoir in the Santa Ynez Valley of central Santa Barbara County, California on the Santa Ynez River adjoining the north side of California State Route 154 . The artificial lake was created by the construction of Bradbury Dam , a 201   ft (61   m) earth-fill structure built by th

#3 Itaipu Dam

The Itaipu Dam ( Portuguese : Barragem de Itaipu [itɐjˈpu] , Spanish : Represa de Itaipú [itajˈpu] ) is a hydroelectric dam on the Paraná River located on the border between Brazil and Paraguay . The construction of the dam was first contested by Argentina , but the negotiations and resolution of th

#4 Chemong Lake

Chemong Lake , or Lake Chemong , (pronounced "shi-MONG, from the Anisnaabemowin gchi-maang, meaning "big lake")" is a lake 8 kilometres (5.0   mi) northwest of Peterborough, Ontario , Canada, near the town of Bridgenorth . [1] The lake extends from near Fowlers Corners north to near Curve Lake . Lak

#5 Heyburn Lake

Heyburn Lake is a reservoir on Polecat Creek in Creek County, Oklahoma . It is about 15 miles (24   km) southwest of Sapulpa, Oklahoma . Tiger and Brown Creeks also drain into the lake. The nearest town is Kellyville, Oklahoma . [2] It was named for the now-defunct community of Heyburn. [3] Its prim

#6 Lake Lanier

Lake Lanier (officially Lake Sidney Lanier ) is a reservoir in the northern portion of the U.S. state of Georgia . It was created by the completion of Buford Dam on the Chattahoochee River in 1956, and is also fed by the waters of the Chestatee River . The lake encompasses 38,000 acres (150   km 2 )

#7 Lake Meredith

Lake Meredith is a reservoir formed by Sanford Dam on the Canadian River at Sanford, Texas . It is about 30 miles (48   km) northeast of Amarillo, Texas in the Texas Panhandle . It historically was a major source of drinking water for Amarillo and Lubbock, Texas , located about 150 miles (240   km)

#8 Scammonden Reservoir

Scammonden Reservoir is a water reservoir in West Yorkshire , England. The area of the water surface when the reservoir is full is 42 hectares (0.16   sq   mi) . The level of the bellmouth overflow above sea level is 252 metres (827   ft) . The reservoir holds 78,000,000 litres (17,000,000   imp   g

#9 Big Creek Hydroelectric Project

The Big Creek Hydroelectric Project is an extensive hydroelectric power scheme on the upper San Joaquin River system, in the Sierra Nevada of central California . The project is owned and operated by Southern California Edison (SCE). [1] The use and reuse of the waters of the San Joaquin River, its

#10 Sameura Dam

The Sameura Dam (早明浦ダム Sameura-damu ) is a dam on the Yoshino River on the island of Shikoku , Japan , completed in 1975. [1] It has the largest storage capacity in Shikoku. The dam holds back a reservoir , named Lake Sameura (さめうら湖 Sameura-ko ) Dam in Kōchi, Japan Sameura Dam Sameura Dam Official n

#11 Caratunk, Maine

Caratunk is a town in Somerset County , Maine , United States. The population was 81 at the 2020 census . [2] Town in Maine, United States Caratunk, Maine Town Caratunk, Maine Location within the state of Maine Coordinates: 45°14′58″N 69°56′36″W Country United States State Maine County Somerset Inco

#12 Milngavie water treatment works

Milngavie water treatment works (commonly known as The Waterworks ) is a Scottish Water -operated water treatment facility located in Milngavie , Scotland. It is primary source of the water for the city of Glasgow (and the Greater Glasgow area) in western Scotland . Part of the Victorian Loch Katrin

#13 Pok Fu Lam Reservoir

Pok Fu Lam Reservoir , formerly known as the Pokefulum Reservoir , [1] is the first reservoir in Hong Kong. It is located in a valley in Pok Fu Lam . It is actually two reservoirs with capacity of 260,000   m 3 . [2] [ clarification needed ] [3] [4] Reservoir in Hong Kong This article needs addition

#14 Rutland Water

Rutland Water is a reservoir in Rutland , England, east of Rutland's county town, Oakham . It is filled by pumping from the River Nene and River Welland , and provides water to the East Midlands . By surface area it is the largest reservoir in England, but its capacity is exceeded by that of Kielder

#15 History of Lake Wawasee

Lake Wawasee is a large, natural, freshwater lake southeast of Syracuse in Kosciusko County, Indiana . It is the largest natural lake within Indiana's borders. Main article: Lake Wawasee Lake Wawasee 1910

#16 Eccleston Quarry

Eccleston Quarry is a mile south of Eccleston, Lancashire . It is also called Eccleston Delph and Eccy Delph (pronounced "ekky"). It is an old stone quarry that flooded. It is a popular site for scuba diving . Visibility is generally very poor and ropes have been strung between each underwater 'feat

#17 Shilongba Hydropower Station

The Shilongba Hydropower Station ( Chinese : 石龙坝水电站 ), also called as Shilongba Dam , [2] is the first hydropower station in Mainland China , [3] and "Shilongba" refers to "Stone Dragon Dam". [4] The plant is located upstream of the Tanglang River in Haikou Town , Xishan District , Kunming City , Yu

#18 Carska Bara

Carska Bara ( Serbian Cyrillic : Царска бара , lit. "Imperial Pond") [2] is the largest individual bog in Serbia , in the municipality of Zrenjanin . Along with the neighboring pond of Stari Begej (old arm of the Begej river) it forms the Special nature reserve "Carska Bara" ( Специјални резерват пр

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River / River

#1 Cosia

The Cosia is a 16 kilometres (9.9   mi) torrent whose springs are on the slopes of Monte Bolletone ( 1,317 metres (4,321   ft) ) in Brianza , Italy . Its course takes it through the communities of Albese con Cassano , Tavernerio and Como , then it enters Lake Como near the war memorial designed by A

#2 Santa Clara River (Utah)

The Santa Clara River is a 52-mile-long (84   km) [3] river whose three forks join above Pine Valley in the Pine Valley Mountains in Washington County, Utah , United States . It flows west, then south, then briefly southeast before joining the Virgin River just south of downtown St. George . It is s

#3 Jura water correction

The correction of the waters of the Swiss Jura consisted of a wide series of hydrological undertakings carried out in Switzerland in the region of the three lakes: Lake Morat connected to Lake Neuchatel by the Broye Canal , the latter connected to Lake Bienne by the Thielle Canal, an area called the

#4 Turia (river)

The Turia or Túria ( Valencian : Riu Túria [ˈriw ˈtuɾia] ; Spanish: Río Turia [ˈri.o ˈtuɾja] ; Latin : Tūria ) is a river in Spain , which has its source in the Montes Universales in the mountain ranges of the northwesternmost end of the Sistema Ibérico , Teruel province . From its source to roughly

#5 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

#6 Apsley Falls

The Apsley Falls are two waterfalls on the Apsley River in the Northern Tablelands region of New South Wales , Australia . The falls are located about 20 kilometres (12   mi) east of Walcha , and 1 kilometre off the Oxley Highway in a deep gorge, that is part of the Oxley Wild Rivers National Park .

#7 Regent's Canal

Regent's Canal is a canal across an area just north of central London , England . It provides a link from the Paddington Arm of the Grand Union Canal , 550 yards (500   m) north-west of Paddington Basin in the west, to the Limehouse Basin and the River Thames in east London. The canal is 8.6 miles (

#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 River Mersey

The River Mersey ( / ˈ m ɜːr z i / ) is a river in the North West of England . Its name is derived from Old English and means "boundary river", possibly referring to its having been a border between the ancient kingdoms of Mercia and Northumbria . [2] For centuries it has formed part of the boundary

#10 Örtze

Örtze ( German pronunciation: [ˈœʁt͡sə] ( listen ) ) is a river of Lower Saxony , Germany . The Örtze rises north of Munster in the Große Heide (in the Raubkammer federal forest) and, after 62 kilometres (39   mi) , joins the Aller southeast of Winsen . River in Germany Örtze The Örtze near Hermanns

#11 Bzyb (river)

The Bzyb or Bzipi ( / b z ɪ b / or / b z i p i / ; Georgian : ბზიფი ; Abkhazian : Бзыҧ , romanized:   Bzyṗ ; Russian : Бзыбь , romanized :   Bzybj ) is one of the two largest rivers of Abkhazia , [1] along with the Kodori and the twelfth longest river in Georgia . [2] The river valley has rich biodi

#12 Schoharie Creek

Schoharie Creek is a river in New York that flows north 93 miles (150   km) [2] from the foot of Indian Head Mountain in the Catskills through the Schoharie Valley to the Mohawk River . It is twice impounded north of Prattsville to create New York City's Schoharie Reservoir and the Blenheim-Gilboa P

#13 Crescent Falls

Crescent Falls is a series of two waterfalls located on the Bighorn River in the Bighorn River Canyon in west- central Alberta , Canada. They were originally called the Bighorn Falls, after the river they are located on. [1] The current name is a reference to the crescent cliff over which they drop.

#14 Glendalough

Glendalough ( / ˌ ɡ l ɛ n d ə ˈ l ɒ x / ; Irish : Gleann Dá Loch , meaning ' valley of two lakes ' [2] ) is a glacial valley in County Wicklow , Ireland , renowned for an Early Medieval monastic settlement founded in the 6th century by St Kevin . From 1825 to 1957, the head of the Glendalough Valley

#15 Thames and Medway Canal

v t e Thames and Medway Canal Legend -- River Thames 0 Gravesend Basin 0.5 Milton 2.5 Hoo Junction 4.5 Lower Higham Higham Tunnel 5.5 passing basin -- Strood Tunnel 7.3 Strood Basin 7.7 -- River Medway The canal's route is close to the dashed line of the railway across the neck of the peninsula. It

#16 Fox River (Green Bay tributary)

The Fox River is a river in eastern Wisconsin in the Great Lakes region of the United States . It is the principal tributary of the Bay of Green Bay , and via the Bay, the largest tributary of Lake Michigan . The well-known city of Green Bay , one of the first European settlements in North America ,

#17 English Canal

The English Canal ( Swedish : Engelska kanalen ) was a planned and partially completed canal project that would connect the Swedish iron ore fields around Kiruna and Gällivare with Luleå and the Gulf of Bothnia . The ore fields were discovered as early as in the 1650s, but due to their remote locati

#18 Holyoke Canal System

The Holyoke Canal System is a system of power canals in Holyoke, Massachusetts . It is split into three canals based on elevation and distance from the inlet at the Holyoke Dam - the First Level Canal , Second Level Canal , and Third Level Canal . Constructed over a period between 1847 and 1892, the

#19 Norwalk River

The Norwalk River is a river in southwestern Connecticut , United States, approximately 21 miles (34   km) long. [1] The word "Norwalk" comes from the Algonquian word "noyank" meaning "point of land". River in the United States Norwalk Location Country United States Physical   characteristics Source

#20 Connecticut River

The Connecticut River is the longest river in the New England region of the United States, flowing roughly southward for 406 miles (653   km) through four states. It rises 300 yards (270 m) south of the U.S. border with Quebec , Canada , and discharges at Long Island Sound . [4] Its watershed encomp

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Sea / Sea

#1 Gulf of Finland

The Gulf of Finland ( Finnish : Suomenlahti ; Estonian : Soome laht ; Russian : Фи́нский зали́в , tr. Finskiy zaliv , IPA:   [ˈfʲinskʲɪj zɐˈlʲif] ; Swedish : Finska viken ) is the easternmost arm of the Baltic Sea . It extends between Finland to the north and Estonia to the south, to Saint Petersbur

#2 Mont-Saint-Michel Bay

The Mont-Saint-Michel Bay ( French : baie du Mont-Saint-Michel , Breton : Bae Menez-Mikael ) is located between Brittany (to the south west) and the Normandy peninsula of Cotentin (to the south and east). [2] The bay was listed as a UNESCO world heritage site in 1979 for its aesthetic quality and it

#3 Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor is an American lagoon harbor on the island of Oahu, Hawaii , west of Honolulu . It was often visited by the Naval fleet of the United States, before it was acquired from the Hawaiian Kingdom by the U.S. with the signing of the Reciprocity Treaty of 1875 . Much of the harbor and surround

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