Cities

Cities

The cities from around the world.

  • Quitman

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Georgia
    Population: 3,850
     

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    It is illegal for a chicken to cross a road in Quitman, Georgia. The owner will be fined.

    Chicken

  • Natchez

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Mississippi
    Population: 15 thousand
     

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    It is specifically illegal to give beer to an elephant on the streets of Natchez, Mississippi.

    Elephant Beer

  • Amsterdam

    Country: Netherlands
    Province / State: North Holland
    Population: 844 thousand
     

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    The Inntel Hotel Zaandam is located in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

    Inntel Hotel Zaandam

  • Rotterdam

    Country: Netherlands
    Province / State: South Holland
    Population: 630 thousand
     

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    The cubic houses are located in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

    Cubic Houses

  • Taylorsville

    Country: United States
    Province / State: Utah
    Population: 60 thousand
     

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    The world's longest paper clip chain was created by sixty 9th Grade students at Eisenhower Junior High School in Taylorsville, Utah. It was 22.17 miles long and used 1,560,377 paper clips.

    Longest Paper Clip Chain

  • Dubai

    Country: United Arab Emirates
    Province / State: Dubai
    Population: 3.1 million
     

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    The world's largest man made island is the Palm Deira in Dubai.

    Largest Man Made Island

  • Hamburg

    Country: Germany
    Province / State: Hamburg
    Population: 1.8 million
     

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    Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg, Germany, is the largest model railway in the world. The railway has 15,400 meters / 50,525 feet of track in HO scale.

    Largest Model Railway

  • Guatemala City

    Country: Guatemala
    Province / State: Guatemala
    Population: 2.4 million
     

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    In 2010, a sinkhole formed in Guatemala City that swallowed a 3 story factory. It is 65 feet / 20 meters across and 300 feet / 90 meters deep. The sinkhole was caused by Tropical Storm Agatha, the Pacaya Volcano eruption, and leakage from sewer pipes.

    Guatemala City Sinkhole

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