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Heard Island and McDonald Islands

The Territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands is a territory of Australia. They are islands in the Indian Ocean. They are about two-thirds of the way from Madagascar to Antarctica. The islands are a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


Hearst, Ontario

Hearst is a town in the Canadian province of Ontario. The population of Hearst was 5.620 in 2006. The mayor of Hearst is Roger Sigouin. Hearst was founded in 1913 because of the construction of the National Transcontinental Railway. It got its na ...


Heaton Park

Heaton Park is the largest municipal park in the Greater Manchester region, and one of the largest in both the United Kingdom and Europe. It contains many animal reserves and also has a few listed buildings.


Hebden Bridge


Heby Municipality

Heby Municipality is a municipality in Uppsala County in central Sweden. The seat is in Heby. Before 1 January 2007, the municipality was part of Vastmanland County.




Hedemora Municipality






Hei Hei

Hei is a suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand. It is located in the west of Christchurch 11 kilometres from the centre of the city. State Highway 1 runs through it. The area was subdivided for poultry farming after World War I for the men returnin ...



Heidelberg is a city by the Neckar river in the south-west of Germany in the state of Baden-Wurttemberg. It has about 150.000 inhabitants and a well-known university. The old town and the castle of Heidelberg are well-known tourist attractions of ...


Heidenheim an der Brenz

Heidenheim an der Brenz is a town in Baden-Wurttemberg in southern Germany. It is located on the border with Bavaria, approximately 17 km south of Aalen and 33 km north of Ulm. Heidenheim is the largest town and the seat of the district of Heiden ...



Heibronn is a city in Germany in the state of Baden-Wurttemberg. With about 117.000 people, Heilbronn is the sixth largest town in Baden-Wurttemberg. Heilbronn is also on the river Neckar and is known for the wine which was grown in their region ...



Heinavesi is a municipality in North Karelia, Finland. It had almost 3.710 living there in August 2013. The municipalities next to it are Savonlinna, Varkaus, Leppavirta, Tuusniemi, Outokumpu and Liperi. The most notable lakes in the area are Ker ...



Heinola is a town in Finland. About 19.997 people lived there as of 31 May 2013. Nearby municipalities include Asikkala, Hartola, Iitti, Kouvola, Mantyharju, Nastola, Pertunmaa and Sysma. The newspaper Ita-Hame is published in Heinola and neighbo ...




Helensburgh, New South Wales

Helensburgh is a small town in New South Wales, Australia. It has more than 5000 people. It is about half-way between Sydney and Wollongong, at the southern end of the Royal National Park. The area was first settled by Europeans in 1815, when far ...


Cape Helles

Cape Helles is a rocky area at the south-westernmost end of the Gallipoli peninsula, Turkey. It was the scene of fighting between Turkish and British troops during the Gallipoli Campaign, 1915. It is now the site a memorial for this campaign.


Helsingborg Municipality





Helsinki is the capital city of Finland. Helsinki is the largest city in Finland. 604.380 people live in Helsinki, and 1.360.000 live in the Helsinki metropolitan area. Helsinki is in the south of Finland, on the coast of the Gulf of Finland. Cit ...



Helston is a town on the A394 road in west Cornwall, England. In 2001 there were 9.780 people living in Helston. The annual Furry Dance is said to originate from the medieval period and is held on May 8th each year. Another traditional celebratio ...


Hemel Hempstead

Hemel Hempstead is a town in England. It is 25 miles north-west of London. The town is off the M1 motorway, 20 minutes drive from Luton Airport and 40 minutes from London itself.




Hemis National Park

Hemis National Park is a high altitude National Park in the Eastern Ladakh area of the state of Jammu and Kashmir in India. It is the only national park in India north of the Himalayas. The park is home to about 200 snow leopards. Hemis is the on ...






Hepburn Regional Park

The Hepburn Regional Park is a large bush and forest park which surrounds the towns of Daylesford and Hepburn Springs, in the Central Highlands area of Victoria, Australia. The Hepburn Regional Park was set up in 1977. It covers an area of 1.800 ...



Heraclion is the biggest city of Crete. 132.000 lived there in 2001 census. Heraclion is in the north of Crete. It is near Knossos, the ancient capital of Crete and the center of Minoan civilization. Heraclion has a big harbor which it connects H ...


Herastrau Lake

Herastrau Lake is a lake in the north of Bucharest, Romania. The surface of this lake is 74 hectares. This lake flows into the Colentina River. It is used for sports.







Herculaneum was an ancient Roman town. It was completely destroyed when the volcano Mount Vesuvius erupted on 24 August, 79 AD. Herculaneum was covered by volcanic mud during the eruption, which quickly hardened to a semi-rock material. Herculane ...





Hereford Welsh: Henffordd is a city and civil parish in the West Midlands of England, close to the border with Wales and on the River Wye. It is the county town of Herefordshire. The name Hereford comes from the Anglo Saxon here, meaning an army ...



Herm is the smallest of the Channel Islands that is open to the public. Herm is only 1½ miles long. Cars are banned from the small island just like its Channel Island neighbour, Sark. Unlike Sark, bicycles are banned too. The sandy white beaches ...


Hermannsburg, Northern Territory

Hermannsburg is an Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory of Australia. It is about 131 km southwest of Alice Springs. It is known in the local Arrernte language as Ntaria. In the 2006 census, Hermannsburg had a population of 559. It was ...




Herne Bay

Herne Bay is a small seaside town in Kent, South East England. It is about 108 km from London. The town has a population of about 35.000. It is near Canterbury, Whitstable and the historic villages of Herne and Reculver. Up until 1978, the town h ...


Herne, Kent


Herne, North Rhine-Westphalia

Herne is a German city, in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, belonging to the Ruhr area. It is part of the Arnsberg Government Region It has about 170.000 inhabitants.


Herrljunga Municipality





Hertfordshire is a county in England. It is one of the so-called Home Counties, those counties that border or surround Greater London. The county is also surrounded by Essex, Cambridgeshire, Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire. The county town is He ...



s-Hertogenbosch ˈbɔs) is a municipality in the Netherlands, and also the capital of the province of North Brabant. It is in the southern Netherlands, 80 kilometres south of Amsterdam. In 2015, Maasdonk became a part to s-Hertogenbosch.


Herzberg am Harz


Het Hogeland

Het Hogeland is a municipality in the province of Groningen, the Netherlands. In 2019, 49.479 people lived there. It was created on 1 January 2019 from the former municipalities of Bedum, De Marne, Eemsmond and Winsum.





Heybeliada is an island in Sea of Marmara in Turkey. It is officially a part of Adalar district of Istanbul. Heybeliada has an old Orthodox Christian Theology School, started in 1844. However this school was closed because of Turkish laws on secu ...


Heysham nuclear power station

Heysham Nuclear Power Station is a nuclear power station located in Heysham, Lancashire, England. The site is divided into two separately-managed stations called Heysham 1 and Heysham 2. Each station has two advanced gas-cooled reactors.

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