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Riverside Cities of the World
01
Alexandria
Nile
02
Amsterdam
Amstel
03
Ankara
Kizil
04
Antwerp
Scheldt
05
Baghdad
Tigris
06
Bangkok
Menam
07
Belgrade
Danube
08
Berlin
Spree
09
Bonn
Rhine
10
Bristol
Avon
11
Budapest
Danube
12
Buenos Aires
La Plata
13
Cairo
Nile
14
Cologne
Rhine
15
Dublin
Liffey
16
Hamburg
Elbe
17
Hankou
Yangtze-Kiang
18
Karachi
Sindh
19
Khartoum
Nile
20
Lahore
Ravi
21
Lisbon
Tagus
22
Liverpool
Mersey
23
London
Thames
24
Madrid
Manzanares
25
Moscow
Moskva
26
Nanjing
Yangtze
27
New Orleans
Mississippi
28
New York
Hudson
29
Ottawa
St.Lawrence
30
Paris
Seine
31
Philadelphia
Delaware
32
Prague
Vitava
33
Quebec
St.Lawrence
34
Rome
Tiber
35
Shanghai
Yangtze
36
St Louis
Mississippi
37
Sydney
Hawkesbury
38
Tokyo
Arakawa (Sumida)
39
Vienna
Danube
40
Warsaw
Vistula
41
Washington
Potomac
42
Yangon (Rangoon)
Irrawaddy


Earth – Rivers in the World:

The biggest river in the world is Amazon. Amazon flows in South America. It mainly flows through Brazil. The Amazon falls in the South Atlantic Ocean. Amazon has the most tributaries in the world.

The longest river in the world is Nile in Egypt. The river Nile falls in Mediterranean Sea.

The Congo River is in Africa. Congo River crosses Equator twice.

Volga River is located in Russia. The Volga River falls in Caspian Sea.

The Murray Darling River is located in Australia.

The Missouri Mississippi River is located in North America.

Yangtze in china is the longest river in Asia and it is the third longest river in the world.

The Huang He River in china is called as the Yellow river.

The Sindh River falls in Arabian Sea near Karachi. Sindh is the national river of Pakistan.

The river which flows through most of the capitals of Country is Danube. Danube is located in Europe.

There are 165 rivers in the world which have more than 1000 kilometer length.

Lena River is located in Russia.

Mekong is the major river flows in South East Asia. It flows through the countries of Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar.

Mackenzie River is located in Canada.

Parana River is located in South America.

The Sao Francisco is a river that is located in Brazil.

Negro otherwise called as Black river is a tributary of Amazon River. Negro is located in South America.

Irrawaddy is a popular river in Myanmar.

Orange River flows in South of Africa.

Snake River is flowing in USA. Churchill River is located in Canada.

Magdalena River is located in Colombia of South America.

Milk River is flowing through the countries, America and Canada.
Sea Straits refers to a channel of water that lies between two lands.

The Palk Strait is a strait between the two countries, India and Sri Lanka. The Palk Strait got its name in memory of British Governor of Madras, Sir Robert Palk. Palk Strait joins Gulf of Mannar with Bay of Bengal.

Adams Bridge splits both Gulf of Mannar and Palk Strait. Adams Bridge is also known in the name of Rama's Bridge or Rama Setu. Adams Bridge is located in between the Dhanushkodi of Tamil Nadu and Talaimannar of Sri Lanka. 48 Kilometers is the length of Adam’s Bridge.

Sethusamudram Shipping Canal Project is the project developed for deepening the Palk Strait and make way for the ships.

James Rennell renamed the Rama Setu to Adam’s Bridge. A D Tailor of British is the first to introduce the Sethusamudram Shipping Canal Project.

Dover Strait splits the countries Britain and France. Dover Strait joins both North Sea and English Channel.

The Channel Tunnel is a 50.5-kilometre rail tunnel linking both France and Britain.

Eurostar is the high speed train running through Channel Tunnel. The Gibraltar Strait spits both the continents Europe and Africa.

The Strait of Gibraltar joins both Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea.

The Gibraltar Strait is located between Spain of Europe and Morocco of Africa.

The Bosphorus strait spits both Asia and Europe. Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea is connected by this Bosphorus strait. The Bosphorus strait splits Turkey into two.

The Strait of Magellan connects both Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean.

The Magellan Strait splits Chile into two. Ferdinand Magellan first travelled across the Magellan Strait. The Magellan Strait got its name in memory of Ferdinand Magellan.

The Strait of Hormuz connects both Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman.

The Strait of Malacca splits both Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean. The Malacca strait splits Malaysia and the Indonesian island of Sumatra.

The Cook Strait splits the New Zealand into two as North and South Islands. The Cook Strait got its name in memory of Captain James Cook.

Bass Strait separates Tasmania from the Australia.

The Bab-el-Mandeb is a strait that connects Red Sea to the Gulf of Aden. Bab-el-Mandeb strait is also called as the “Gate of Tears”.

Davis Strait splits both Canada and Greenland.

The Drake Passage splits the continents South America and Antarctica.

The Skagerrak strait connects both Baltic Sea and North Sea. The Skagerrak strait is in between the countries, Norway, Sweden and Denmark.

Bransfield Strait is located in Antarctica Continent. Prince Charles Strait and Washington Strait is also located in Antarctica.

The Strait of Malacca is the lengthiest Strait in the world.

The Bering Strait splits both Asian and North American Continents. Th

e Bering Strait is located between Russia and America. The Bering Strait connects both Pacific Ocean and Arctic Ocean.

Caves in the World:

Speleology is the scientific study of caves.

The French born, Edouard-Alfred Martel is considered as the father of modern cave study.

The lengthiest cave in the world is Mammoth Cave located in south central Kentucky. The length of mammoth cave is 591 kilometer.

The deepest cave in the world is Voronya Cave in Georgia. The deep of Voronya Cave is 2191 meter.

The animal that lives in the dark parts of caves is called as troglobite.

Stygobites are water animals that live in cave areas.

Lechuguilla Cave in America is famous for its beauty.

Jewel Cave is located in South Dakota in United States.

Cango Caves located in South Africa is most famous.

People from different parts of the world visit this Cango Caves.

Hira Cave in Saudi Arabia is considered as a pilgrim spot. It was in this Hira Cave; Prophet Muhammad's first revelation took place.

Tora bora caves are located in Afganistan.

The popular Seven Star Cave is located in China.

Maharani cave is located in Indonesia.

Lascaux Caves in Famous for cave paintings. It is located in southwestern France.

Petroglyphs are pictogram and logogram images drawn in cave walls.

The Jeita Cave in Lebanon is the most popular cave in Asia.

Cathedral Caves are a series of sea caves located in New Zealand.

Fa Hien Cave is located in Sri Lanka.

The Cave of Letters is a famous cave in Israel.

One of the deepest caves in the world, Bernard Cave is located in france.

Ape cave and Bat cave is located in America.

Spelunking is the word used to representing cave exploration.

Edakkal Caves is located in Ambukuthi Hills of Wayanad in Kerala.

The Barabar Caves are rock-cut caves built in Gaya District of Bihar.

The Borra Caves are located in visakhapatnam of Andhra Pradesh.

The Mahakali Caves are located in Mumbai.

Ajanta Caves and Ellora Caves are located in Aurangabad district of Maharashtra.

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