Seventeen Seventy. Seventeen Seventy, Queensland, commemorates James Cooks' voyage along the east coast of Australia.
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Havana. The coat of arms of Havana, Cuba bears the appellation "Key to the New World and Rampart of the West Indies" in Spanish.
Dayton, Ohio. Ohio license plates display "Birthplace of Aviation" since the Wright Brothers were from Dayton, Ohio.
Lion. The Great Sphinx of Giza is the largest single sculpted statue in the world.
Spanish. Spanish is a Romance language, part of the Indo-European family of languages.
Urals. The Ural mountains divide Europe and Asia, making part of Russia in Europe.
Koala. The koala is a tree-dwelling marsupial.