China. Tiananmen Square was built in 1417.
Maine. Maine is the northernmost state in the east and the easternmost of any state.
Kare Kare. The Piano was shot on Auckland's west coast at Kare Kare, Keri Keri is a small town in Northland that has no beachfront.
Peacock. The most common type of peacock is the Indian blue.
Michigan. Michigan contains the Upper Peninsula and the Lower Peninsula.
Lexington, MA. Lexington is famous for being the site of the opening shots of the Battle of Lexington, the first engagement of the American Revolution.
Wellington. Wellington is the capital of New Zealand, the country's second largest urban area and the most populous national capital in Oceania.
A Statue Of The Little Mermaid. The statue of the "Little Mermaid" sits in the harbor; the story was written by Hans Christian Andersen.
14 Months. The Chrysler Building was the tallest building in the world before the Empire State Building was completed in 1931.
Bamako. Mali is located in Africa.
Baikal. Russia's Lake Baikal contains almost one-fifth of the earth's fresh water.
Kampala. Counting the neighborhoods in the south, Kampala, Uganda is closer to the equator than Libreville, Gabun by a very small amount.
South Dakota. In 1989, Deadwood, South Dakota became the third place in the USA to legalize gambling after Atlantic City, NJ and Nevada.
Australia. Construction began on the Sydney Opera House in March 1959.
Colorado. Cripple Creek was the site of a prosperous gold-mining camp in the 1890's.
Colonel Nasser. Colonel Nasser announced that he was taking over the Suez Canal, much to the consternation of Britain and France, in 1956.
Tunis. Tunis is the capital of Tunisia.
Queen Street. Queen Street in Central Auckland, also known as the Golden Mile.
Vila. Vanuatu lies about 500 miles west of Fiji.
India. India is projected to pass China and become the most populous country in the world.