Porto-Novo. The city of Porto-Novo took its name from the Portuguese for "New Port".
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Beijing. Shanghai is the biggest while the capital city, Beijing, runs second.
Greece. Corfu is a Greek island in the Ionian Sea.
Sydney, Australia. The oldest portion of the underground train network in Sydney, Australia is "City Circle" whose first stations opened in 1926.
March 2, 1836. On March 2, 1836, Texas declared its independence, but it wasn't until April 21 that Sam Houston defeated Santa Anna, assuring freedom.
Brazil. The most eastern point of South America is Ponta do Seixas, Brazil, in Paraiba.
Gulf Of Aqaba. The Gulf of Aqaba contains some of the world's best underwater scenery.