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Introduction
ROME
  •   Rome is the capital city of Italy and of the
      Lazio region, as well as the country's
      largest and most populous city, with more
      than 2.7 million residents. The
      metropolitan area has a population of
      about 4 million. It is located in the central-
      western portion of the Italian peninsula,
      where the river Aniene joins the Tiber.
                                          LONDON
•   London is the largest urban area and capital of
    England and the United Kingdom. An important
    settlement for two millennia, London's history
    goes back to its founding by the Romans. Since
    its settlement, London has been part of many
    important movements and phenomena
    throughout history, such as the English
    Renaissance, the Industrial Revolution, and the
    Gothic Revival.
•   The city's core, the ancient City of London, still
    retains its limited mediaeval boundaries; but
    since at least the 19th century the name
    "London" has also referred to the whole
    metropolis which has developed around it.
    Today the bulk of this conurbation forms the
    London region of England and the Greater
    London administrative area, with its own
    elected mayor and assembly.
                            LAKE DISTRICT
•   The Lake District, also known as The Lakes
    or Lakeland, is a rural area in North West
    England. A popular holiday destination, it
    is famous for its lakes and its mountains
    (or fells), and its associations with the
    early 19th century poetry and writings of
    William Wordsworth and the Lake Poets.
                             COSTA BRAVA
•   The Costa Brava is a coastal region of
    northeastern Catalonia, Spain, in the
    comarques of Alt Empordà, Baix Empordà
    and La Selva, in the province of Girona.
    Costa is the Catalan and Spanish word for
    'coast', and Brava means 'rugged' or
    'wild'. The Costa Brava stretches from
    Blanes, 60km northeast of Barcelona, to
    the French border.
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                                                      PARIS
•   It is situated on the River Seine, in
    northern France, at the heart of the Île-
    de-France region (also known as the "Paris
    Region"; French: Région parisienne). The
    city of Paris within its administrative limits
    (largely unchanged since 1860) has an
    estimated population of 2,167,994
    (January 2006).
     –   The Paris unité urbaine (or urban area) extends
         well beyond the administrative city limits and has
         an estimated population of 9.93 million (in 2005).
         The Paris aire urbaine (or metropolitan area) has a
         population of nearly 12 million, and is one of the
         most populated metropolitan areas in Europe.

				
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