Cities

Interesting and fun facts about Leeds, UK

60 Fun & Interesting Facts About Leeds, England

Gateway to several national parks and the far north of England, Leeds was an industrial powerhouse that is today known for its many Victorian relics. On this page, you’ll learn all about the city through 60+ educational, interesting, and fun facts about Leeds, United Kingdom.   General Leeds Facts Leeds is the fifth-largest city in England, with an area of … Read More

Interesting and fun facts about Bristol, England, United Kingdom

60 Fun & Interesting Facts about Bristol, England

Bristol is one of England’s most historically rich and culturally vibrant cities, with nearly 1000 years of port history. Wondering what else Bristol is known for? Below you’ll find 60 fascinating, educational, and fun facts about Bristol, starting with the general, and moving on to more random and historical facts. General Bristol Facts With a population of about 500,000 (or … Read More

Facts about Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

60 Fun & Interesting Facts about Birmingham, England

Birmingham is one of the largest and most culturally/historically significant cities in England and the UK. Have you ever wondered what exactly Birmingham is known for? In this article, you’ll learn 60 fun facts about Birmingham. These are separated into general facts, random interesting facts, and finally historical Birmingham facts. General Birmingham Facts Birmingham is the second-largest city in the … Read More

Interesting and fun facts about Dubai, UAE

100+ Fun & Interesting Facts about Dubai

Dubai is a city like no other. Think air-conditioned luxury oasis in the desert. So what exactly is Dubai known for? In this article, you’ll find over 100 up-to-date surprising, educational, interesting, and fun facts about Dubai and its many oversized attractions. These facts are organized into sections, starting with general facts, then facts about Dubai landmarks, some random interesting … Read More

Fun facts about Florence

50 Fun & Interesting Facts about Florence, Italy

Florence is one of the world’s capitals of art, history, and culture. What is Florence famous for? In this article, you’ll find 50 fun, educational, and interesting facts about Florence, spanning general facts, artistic accomplishments, and finishing off with some historical facts.  General Florence Facts Florence (Italian: Firenze) is the capital city of the Tuscany region in Central-Northern Italy. The … Read More

Interesting and fun facts about Istanbul

100 Fun & Interesting Facts about Istanbul

Istanbul, Turkey is without a doubt one of the great cities of the past and present. It is a melting pot of cultures lying in one of the strategically most important places on Earth. Have you ever wondered what Istanbul is famous for? In this article, you’ll learn 100 fascinating facts about Istanbul, covering general facts about its size, population, … Read More

Fun facts about Calgary, Alberta, Canada

80 Fun & Interesting Facts about Calgary, Canada

Calgary, nicknamed C-Town or Cowtown, is one of the largest and most well-known cities in Western Canada. So what is Calgary famous for?   Below you’ll find 80 fun facts about Calgary. Starting with general city facts, we’ll move on to more random facts about Calgary, and finish off with some historical facts about the city.   Also learn about the province where Calgary … Read More

Fun & Interesting facts about Mexico City

90 Surprising and Fun Facts about Mexico City

Mexico City, the namesake capital of Mexico, is one of the largest, oldest, and culturally rich cities in the Americas. What is Mexico City famous for?   In this article you’ll find 90 fun facts about Mexico City. Beginning with general facts, we’ll then cover more random and interesting facts about Mexico City, some historical facts, and finally, cool facts about … Read More

A list of interesting and fun facts about Rome

100 Fun & Interesting Facts about Rome

Rome is one of the great cities of the world, from the days of the Roman Empire to the modern Italian capital.   Below you’ll find 100 fun facts about Rome, focusing on the modern city of Rome. We’ll begin with some general Rome facts, followed by more random interesting facts, a few historical facts, and finally some facts about Roman … Read More

A comprehensive list of fun and interesting facts about Vienna

100 Fun & Interesting Facts about Vienna

“Grüss Gott!” Welcome to Vienna, Austria, one of the great capital cities of Europe. With over 2500 years of history, Vienna has been the center of expansive empires and is today one or Europe’s most livable cities.   In this article, you’ll learn over 100 fun facts about Vienna, starting with general facts, followed by interesting facts, historical facts, facts about … Read More

A view of downtown Edmonton

40 Fun & Interesting Facts about Edmonton, Canada

Below you’ll find 40 general, cool, weird, and historical facts about Edmonton. This happens to be the city where I live, so you can also check my articles on best things to do in Edmonton and visiting Edmonton with kids if you happen to be in town. There ended up being so many cool facts about Edmonton’s ginormous shopping mall … Read More