Vikings from Iceland and Greenland arrived on the island of Newfoundland creating the first European settlement in North America. It quickly became known for its abundance of cod fish.
Florida is the 26th largest state in the US. It is mainly a peninsula, bounded by Georgia and Alabama to the North, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, and the Gulf of Mexico to the west.
The country of Greece is located on the Balkan Peninsula in southern Europe. Much of the country's 50,942 square miles consists of islands. Visit this site to learn more about Greece.
Greece is located on the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula and enjoys a mostly mild climate. Learn more about Greece and find points of interest with this Greece locator map.
The country of Italy is located on a boot-shaped peninsula in southern Europe. It is surrounded by France, Austria, Switzerland, Slovenia, the Adriatic Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea.
Thousands of people descend on the normally quiet Monterey Peninsula coast for what has come to be known as "Pebble Beach car week," but it is not an event for those on a tight budget.
CNBC. Sat, 17 Aug 2019 12:00 GMT.
The young bears, believed to be orphans, have been begging for food from motorists at the side of the road at the Yamal Peninsula in Russia. When denied food, the cub lashes out at the driver.
Daily Mail. Thu, 01 Aug 2019 19:03:13 GMT.
MARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) - The largest city in the Upper Peninsula is taking steps to develop a 32-acre (13-hectare) former industrial site along Lake Superior. Marquette years ago acquired the Cliffs-Dow property for a dollar. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 31 Jul 2019 05:38:13 -0400.