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Cities

The cities from around the world.

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  • Taipei

    Country: Taiwan
    Province / State: Northern Taiwan
    Population: 2.5 million
     

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    The leaning mailboxes survived when Typhoon Soudelor struck Taipei, Taiwan. They have become an international tourist attraction.

    The Leaning Mailboxes

  • Bottineau

    Country: United States
    Province / State: North Dakota
    Population: 2 thousand
     

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    At 30 feet, Tommy the turtle claims to be the world's tallest turtle riding the world's largest snowmobile. He is located in Bottineau, North Dakota.

    Tommy the Turtle

  • Columbia

    Country: United States
    Province / State: South Carolina
    Population: 130 thousand
     

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    The world's largest fire hydrant is located in Columbia, South Carolina at the Busted Plug Plaza. The hydrant is a 40 foot concrete and steel sculpture by the artist Blue Sky.

    Busted Plug Plaza

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  • North Kingstown

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Rhode Island
    Population: 26 thousand
     

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    North Kingstown, Rhode Island, is the location of the fighting Seabee statue. Seabees are members of the United States Naval Construction Battalions.

    Fighting Seabee Statue

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  • Margate

    Country: United States
    Province / State: New Jersey
    Population: 6 thousand
     

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    Margate, New Jersey, is the home of Lucy the Elephant. Lucy is made of tin and wood and is six stories tall.

    Lucy The Elephant

  • Boys Town

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Nebraska
    Population: 700
     

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    The world's largest ball of stamps weighs 600 pounds and contains about 4.5 million stamps. You can find it in Boys Town, Nebraska.

    Largest Ball Of Stamps

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  • DISH

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Texas
    Population: 200
     

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    Clark, Texas, changed it's name to DISH in a commercial agreement with the Dish Network. All residents received free basic television service for ten years and a free digital video recorder.

    Satellite Dish

  • Springfield

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Missouri
    Population: 160 thousand
     

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    At 35 feet tall and weighing 11 tons, Springfield, Missouri is the location of the world's largest fork.

    Largest Fork

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