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Retalhuleu Department

Retalhuleu is a department located in the south-west of Guatemala, extending from the mountains to the Pacific Ocean coast. It has an area of 1856 km². In 2018 the population of the Department of Retalhuleu was 326.828. The capital is the city of ...

                                               

Sacatepequez Department

Sacatepequez is one of the 22 departments of Guatemala. The name comes from Sacatepequez, a city from November 21, 1542 until July 29, 1773 when it was destroyed by the 1773 Guatemalan Earthquake. Sacatepequez means grasshill in the Nahuatl langu ...

                                               

San Andres, El Peten

San Andres is a municipality in the department of El Peten in Guatemala. The municipality is formed by the town of San Andres, located on the north-western shore of Lake Peten Itza, and 55 rural communities, with a total population of 20.295 peop ...

                                               

San Antonio Huista

San Antonio Huista is a town and municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango. It is located 362 kilometers from Guatemala City. The predominant language is Spanish, while approximately 20% of the population speak indigenous languag ...

                                               

San Antonio La Paz

San Antonio La Paz is a town and municipality in the El Progreso department of Guatemala. The municipality is situated at 1240 metres above sea level and covers an area of 146 km². San Antonio has improved in the past couple of years. San Antonio ...

                                               

San Bartolo, Totonicapan

San Bartolo is a municipality in the Totonicapan department of Guatemala. It is north of San Francisco El Alto and west of Santa Maria Chiquimula. For the archaeological site of the Maya civilization, see San Bartolo Maya site. This hilly area is ...

                                               

San Benito, El Peten

San Benito is a municipality in the El Peten department of Guatemala. It covers an area of 112 km 2, and had 29.926 inhabitants at the 2002 Census, the latest official estimate was 59.486 people. It is located near the departmental capital Flores.

                                               

San Francisco El Alto

San Francisco El Alto is a town, with a population of 38.995, and a municipality in the Totonicapan department of Guatemala. The municipality includes the villages or aldeas from: Chivarreto, Chirrenox, Pabatoc, Paxixil, Rancho de Teja, Pachaj, S ...

                                               

San Francisco, El Peten

San Francisco is a municipality in the El Peten department of Guatemala. The municipality has a population of 8.066 people. The municipal authorities of San Francisco, led by mayor Jose Luis Perez Lara PP. The municipality includes 11 settlements ...

                                               

San Jose Poaquil

San Jose Poaquil is a town and municipality in the Chimaltenango department of Guatemala. San Jose Poaquil, like many other Mayan indigenous towns throughout the western highlands, suffered greatly under the severe military repression of the earl ...

                                               

San Jose, El Peten

San Jose is a municipality in the Peten Department of Guatemala. It contains 3.602 people. It lies on the north shore of Lake Peten Itza and is located a few kilometers from the Classic Period Maya ruin of Motul de San Jose. El Zotz is also locat ...

                                               

San Juan del Obispo

San Juan del Obispo is a small village in Guatemala. It is located in the department of Sacatepequez, close to the departmental capital Antigua Guatemala. The village is known for conducting one of the first Catholic churches in Guatemala. Franci ...

                                               

San Juan Tecuaco

The municipality was founded around 1800 by the Xincas, an almost extinct tribe indigenous to the area. San Juan Tecuaco is located in the southeast of Guatemala, in the department of Santa Rosa. Within 82 square km its surrounded to the west and ...

                                               

San Luis, El Peten

San Luis is a municipality in the El Peten department of Guatemala. The municipality is rectangle-shaped and is approximately 2.915 km squared. It contains 44.903 people. There are about 140 hamlets that inhabit the municipality, with the capital ...

                                               

San Martin Sacatepequez

San Martin Sacatepequez is one of 24 municipalities in the department of Quetzaltenango, Guatemala. San Martin Sacatepequez has a surface area of 100 square kilometres. The center of the town is situated at 2.450 metres above mean sea level. Acco ...

                                               

San Sebastian Coatan

San Sebastian Coatan is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango. Its territory extends 560 km 2, is 2.350m above sea level and has a cooler climate. It has 18.022 inhabitants who speak Spanish and Chuj. It borders San Mateo I ...

                                               

Sanarate

Sanarate is a city, with a population of 20.976, making it the second largest city in the El Progreso department of Guatemala, after the departmental capital of Guastatoya. It is the administrative seat of Sanarate Municipality. The municipality ...

                                               

Sansare

Sansare is a municipality in the El Progreso department of Guatemala. It is situated at 790 m above sea level. It contains 11.100 people. It covers a terrain of 118 km². Its annual festival is September 23-September 25. Sansare is known for its a ...

                                               

Santa Eulalia, Huehuetenango

Santa Eulalia also known as Jolom Konob is a municipality located in the north-east of the department of Huehuetenango, Guatemala, Central America. This town is rich in culture and traditions. The majority of people here speak the Qanjobal langua ...

                                               

Santiago Chimaltenango

Santiago Chimaltenango is a town and municipality in the Guatemalan department of Huehuetenango. Named in honor of the Apostle St James. The annual celebrations are from July 21 to July 25. It is estimated that roughly 10% of the population is ab ...

                                               

Sierra de Chuacus

The Sierra de Chuacus is situated in the central highlands of Guatemala, and runs southeast from El Quiche to Baja Verapaz. Its northwestern border is marked by the Chixoy River basin in Uspantan, which separates it from the Sierra de los Cuchuma ...

                                               

Siquinala

Siquinala is a town, with a population of 18.150, and a municipality in the Escuintla department of Guatemala. The population of the municipality is 22.968. The municipality is located 81 km from Guatemala City, situated between the municipalitie ...

                                               

Solola Department

Solola is a department in the west of Guatemala. The capital is the city of Solola. Lake Atitlan is a key feature surrounded by a number of the municipalities.

                                               

Suchitepequez Department

Suchitepequez is one of the 22 departments of Guatemala. Its capital is Mazatenango. It is situated in the southwestern region of Guatemala, bordering Quetzaltenango, Solola, and Chimaltenango to the north, the Pacific Ocean to the south, Escuint ...

                                               

Zacapa

Zacapa is the departmental capital municipality of Zacapa Department, one of the 22 Departments of Guatemala. It is located approximately 70 miles or 112 kilometers from Guatemala City.

                                               

Bissandugu

Bissandugu is a city in southwestern Guinea on national road nb 1. In the nineteenth century, it was the base for Samori Ture, a Dyula warlord who named the city in 1878 as the capital of his Wassoulou Empire. Ture was known for his resistance to ...

                                               

Kalia, Faranah

Kalia is one of two towns in Guinea with this name. This is the one in Faranah Prefecture. It is east of the capital Conakry near Faranah and near to the border with Sierra Leone.

                                               

Kouroukoro

Kouroukoro is a town located in northwestern Guinea, and the capital is Kouroussa. It has an estimated population of a few thousands. The town and surrounding area is a center of Malinke culture. Kouroukoro is a district in upper Guinea, Republic ...

                                               

Naigaya

Naigaya is a village in southwest Guinea. It is near the border with Sierra Leone. Its elevation 411.0 metres. It is in the Prefecture of Kindia.

                                               

Boke Region

The Boke Region is located in western Guinea. It is bordered by the countries of Senegal and Guinea-Bissau and the Guinean regions of Kindia and Labe. Its capital is the city of Boke. Prefectures of Boke region include: Boffa Prefecture. (Боффа П ...

                                               

Nzerekore Region

The Nzerekore Region is a region in the southern part of Guinea. Its capital and largest city is Nzerekore. It is one of the eight regions of Guinea. It is bordered by the countries of Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Ivory Coast, and the Guinean regio ...

                                               

Baro, Guinea

Baro is a town and sub-prefecture in the Kouroussa Prefecture, Kankan Region, of eastern-central Guinea. As of 2014 it had a population of 15.578 people. Baro is the ancestral home of Guinea President alpha condé. The Presidents parents were born ...

                                               

Beyla Prefecture

Beyla is a prefecture located in the Nzerekore Region of Guinea. The capital is Beyla. The prefecture covers an area of 13.612 km.² and has an estimated population of 326.082.

                                               

Beyla, Guinea

Beyla is a town and urban sub-prefecture located in southeastern Guinea. It is the capital of Beyla Prefecture and the main town of the Konyan region. The population of 13.204 2008 is

                                               

Boke Prefecture

Boke is a prefecture located in the Boke Region of Guinea. The capital is Boke. The prefecture covers an area of 11.124 km.² and has a population of 449.405.

                                               

Bolodou

Bolodou is a town and sub-prefecture in the Gueckedou Prefecture in the Nzerekore Region of south-western Guinea. The sub-prefecture had a population of 13.643 people in 2014, up from 11.750 in 1996. The town itself holds 94 houses with an unknow ...

                                               

Bouramayah

Bouramayah is a village in the Tanene sub-prefecture, Dubreka Prefecture of Guinea. It is the home village of the family of the former Guinean president General Lansana Conte.

                                               

Dabola Prefecture

Dabola is a prefecture located in the Faranah Region of Guinea. The capital is Dabola. The prefecture covers an area of 6.350 km.² and has an estimated population of 182.951.

                                               

Faranah

Faranah is a town and sub-prefecture in central Guinea, lying by the River Niger. As of 2014 it had a population of 78.108 people. The town is mainly inhabited by the Malinke people.

                                               

Faranah Prefecture

Faranah is a prefecture located in the Faranah Region of Guinea. The capital is Faranah. The prefecture covers an area of 12.966 km 2 and has an estimated population of 280.511.

                                               

Farenya

Farenya is a settlement in Boffa Prefecture, Boke Region, Guinea. It is situated 69 miles north of Conakry. It is located on the Pongo River.

                                               

Forecariah

Forecariah is a possible station on a heavy duty railway between Kalia mine and Matakong port for the export of iron ore. One of the mines is at Kalia.

                                               

Forecariah Prefecture

Forecariah is a prefecture located in the Kindia Region of Guinea. The capital is Forecariah. The prefecture covers an area of 4.384 km 2 and has a 2014 census population of 242.942.

                                               

Gueckedou Prefecture

Gueckedou is a prefecture located in the Nzerekore Region of Guinea. The capital is Gueckedou. The prefecture covers an area of 4.750 km.² and has a population of 290.611.

                                               

Kankan

Kankan is the largest city in Guinea in land area, and the third largest in population, with a population of 193.830 people as of 2014. The city is located in eastern Guinea about 345 miles east of the state capital Conakry. The city is the capit ...

                                               

Kankan Prefecture

Kankan is a prefecture located in the Kankan Region of Guinea. The capital is Kankan. The prefecture covers an area of 19.750 km.² and has a population of 473.359.

                                               

Kindia Prefecture

Kindia is a prefecture located in the Kindia Region of Guinea. The capital is Kindia. The prefecture covers an area of 9.648 km.² with a population of 439.614.

                                               

Kissidougou Prefecture

Kissidougou is a prefecture located in the Faranah Region of Guinea. The capital is Kissidougou. The prefecture covers an area of 8.300 km.² and has a population of 283.609.

                                               

Kouankan

Guinea hosted nearly 29.300 refugees and asylum seekers, mostly from Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Cote dIvoire. By December, 11.900 refugees lived in one of Guineas three refugee camps, Laine, Kouankan I, and Kouankan II, and at least 9.300 registe ...

                                               

Koure, Guinea

Koure is a small town on the outskirts of Conakry, and within the administrative remit of the capital city of Guinea, the Capital Region. Two other small towns, the share of Guinea, the name: Koure, near the border of Mali North of the Niger rive ...

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