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Pavuna

The place was originally inhabited by native Brazilians from several Tupi tribes, one of those tribes was named Upabuna, this name being the origin of the name of the Pavuna River. During the 16th century, when Brazil was a colony of Portugal, th ...

                                               

Realengo

Realengo is a neighbourhood in the West Zone of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The lower and middle-class neighborhood is between the Mendanha and Pedra Branca mountains. It is located between the mountains of Pedra Branca and Mendanha in the northern o ...

                                               

Santa Cruz, Rio de Janeiro

Santa Cruz is an extensive and populous neighborhood of the high class, lower middle and low in the West Zone of the municipality of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the farthest from the center of Rio de Janeiro. Cut by the Santa Cruz extension of the ur ...

                                               

Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro

Santa Teresa is the name of a neighborhood in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is located on top of the Santa Teresa hill, by the centre of Rio, and is famous for its winding, narrow streets which are a favourite spot for artists and touris ...

                                               

São Conrado

São Conrado is a neighborhood in the South Zone of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is nestled in between the neighborhoods of Barra da Tijuca to the southwest and Leblon to the northeast. The neighborhood takes its name from a small church ...

                                               

Tijuca

Tijuca and iuk) is a neighbourhood of the Northern Zone of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It comprises the region of Saens Peña and Afonso Pena squares. According to the 2000 Census, the district has close to 150.000 inhabitants. It borders ...

                                               

Copacabana

                                               

Butantã (district of São Paulo)

Butantã is a district of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It is part of the homonymous subprefecture, located on the west bank of the Pinheiros River. The district hosts the main campus of the University of São Paulo. Morumbi Soccer Stadium, the la ...

                                               

Carrão (district of São Paulo)

Carrão is an administrative district of the São Paulo, with 75.000 residents as of 2005. It belongs to the Aricanduva sub-prefecture. Carrão is located about 13 km east of the citys center. It is named after João Jose da Silva Carrão, a prominent ...

                                               

Consolação (district of São Paulo)

Consolação is a district in the central part of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It belongs to the subprefecture of Se. The district is largely residential, and contains many large apartment buildings and condominiums. It is also known for its prom ...

                                               

Itaim Paulista

Itaim Paulista is a district in the subprefecture of the same name in the city of São Paulo, Brazil. The name Itaim comes from Tupi and means Little Stone. There is a large Pentecostalist Evangelical Protestant presence in the suburban areas alon ...

                                               

Itaquera (district of São Paulo)

Itaquera is a district in the subprefecture of Itaquera of the city and prefecture of São Paulo in Brazil. The population of the District in 2010 was 204.871. The name in Tupi means "hard stone", "insensitive stone" or "rest stone".

                                               

Mooca (district of São Paulo)

Mooca from tupi mo-oka, meaning to build houses, is a district in the subprefecture of the same name in the city of São Paulo, Brazil. Mooca today is home to over 75.000 inhabitants, spread in its 7.7 square kilometres. It is also considered one ...

                                               

Parelheiros (district of São Paulo)

Parelheiros is one of 96 districts of the city of São Paulo. Located in the subprefecture of Parelheiros in the extreme south of the city, it is one of the largest and most rural districts. Very little of this area is inhabited, and is covered wi ...

                                               

Pirituba

Pirituba is a district in the subprefecture of Pirituba-Jaragua in the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It is located in the northwestern side of the city. A person who lives in Pirituba is often called "piritubano". Piritubas name origin is the juxtap ...

                                               

Santana (district of São Paulo)

Santana is a northern district in the subprefecture of Santana-Tucuruvi of the city of São Paulo, Brazil, and is located between 4–7 km from downtown São Paulo.

                                               

São Miguel Paulista (district of São Paulo)

The Roman Catholic Diocese of São Miguel Paulista Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Michaelis Paulinensis is a diocese located in the district, in the city and Ecclesiastical province of São Paulo in Brazil.

                                               

Se (district of São Paulo)

Se is the name of the most central borough in the city of São Paulo, in Brazil, divided in eight districts. The name comes from the presence of São Paulo Cathedral in the borough, and it is also the name of the central square. Also located in the ...

                                               

Tatuape

Tatuape is a district in the subprefecture of Mooca, in São Paulo, Brazil. It is divided by a railway and the eight lane Radial Leste highway cutting the district into two, northern and southern, parts. Southern Tatuape is the most developed side ...

                                               

Vila Curuça

Vila Curuça is a municipal District located in the eastern section, Zona Leste, of the city and prefecture of São Paulo, Brazil. It is one of the two districts making up the subprefecture of Itaim Paulista.

                                               

Vila Mariana (district of São Paulo)

Vila Mariana is a borough of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. Located to the south of Bela Vista and Liberdade, east of Jardim Paulista and west of Ipiranga, its a dynamic area of the city. Similar to its neighbor district, Moema, its a wealthy are ...

                                               

Aclimação

Aclimação is a prosperous neighborhood in the central region of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It is located in the municipal district of Liberdade, in the Se Subprefecture.

                                               

Cracolandia

Cracolandia is a popular denomination for a region of the city of São Paulo, which is notorious for high incidence of drug trafficking and drug use in public. It is located within the central region of the city, near Luz Station.

                                               

Vila Carrão

Vila Carrão is the historical name of a small residential neighborhood in São Paulo, with 75.000 residents as of 2005. It belongs to the Carrão district and to the Aricanduva sub-prefecture. Vila Carrão is located about 13 km east of the citys ce ...

                                               

Subprefecture of Aricanduva

The Subprefecture of Aricanduva is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises three districts: Aricanduva, Carrão, and Vila Formosa. The largest graveyard and the largest shopping mall of the city, Centro Comercial Ar ...

                                               

Subprefecture of Casa Verde

The Subprefecture of Casa Verde is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises three districts: Casa Verde, Cachoeirinha, and Limão.

                                               

Subprefecture of Cidade Ademar

The Subprefecture of Cidade Ademar is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises two districts: Cidade Ademar and Pedreira.

                                               

Subprefecture of Cidade Tiradentes

                                               

Subprefecture of Ermelino Matarazzo

The Subprefecture of Ermelino Matarazzo is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises two districts: Ermelino Matarazzo and Ponte Rasa. It hosts the second largest campus of University of São Paulo in the city.

                                               

Subprefecture of Freguesia-Brasilandia

The Subprefecture of Freguesia-Brasilandia is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises two districts: Freguesia do O and Brasilandia.

                                               

Subprefecture of Guaianases

                                               

Subprefecture of Ipiranga

The Subprefecture of Ipiranga is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises three districts: Ipiranga, Cursino, and Sacomã. This subprefecture hosts the Ipiranga Museum and the Parque da Independência, where the indep ...

                                               

Subprefecture of Jabaquara

                                               

Subprefecture of Jaçanã-Tremembe

The Subprefecture of Jaçanã-Tremembe is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises two districts: Jaçanã and Tremembe. Its the northernmost subprefecture and largely covered by parts of the Atlantic Forest.

                                               

Subprefecture of MBoi Mirim

The Subprefecture of MBoi Mirim is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises two districts: Jardim Angela and Jardim São Luis. The area is serviced by Line 5 of the São Paulo Metro.

                                               

Subprefecture of Parelheiros

The Subprefecture of Parelheiros is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises two districts: Parelheiros and Marsilac. Its the southernmost, least populated and poorest borough of São Paulo. Most of its area is rural ...

                                               

Subprefecture of Penha

The Subprefecture of Penha is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises four districts: Penha, Cangaiba, Vila Matilde, and Artur Alvim.

                                               

Subprefecture of Perus

                                               

Subprefecture of Santana-Tucuruvi

The Subprefecture of Santana-Tucuruvi is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises three districts: Santana, Tucuruvi, and Mandaqui.

                                               

Subprefecture of São Mateus

The Subprefecture of São Mateus is one of 32 subprefectures of the city of São Paulo, Brazil. It comprises three districts: São Mateus, São Rafael, and Iguatemi.

                                               

Landforms of Guelph

                                               

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Landforms of Mississauga

                                               

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Big Lake (Alberta)

Big Lake is a lake in Edmonton metropolitan region, Canada. It is located adjacent to the northwest corner of Edmonton and the southwest corner of St. Albert. Its primary inflow is the Sturgeon River. The lake sits on the sands and gravels of the ...

                                               

Lac Deschênes

Lac Deschênes is a 44 kilometres long lake on the Ottawa River that runs from the Chats Falls Dam near Fitzroy Harbour in the west to the Deschênes Rapids at Britannia in the east. It is a little over 3.2 kilometres wide at its widest point and l ...

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