Capitals of the World

Bogota, the capital of Colombia

Bogotá, Distrito Capital, from 1991 to 2000 called Santa Fé de Bogotá, is the capital city of Colombia.

Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia

Tbilisi is the capital and the largest city of Georgia, lying on the banks of the Mt'k'vari (Kura) River.

Lima is the capital of Peru

Lima is the capital and largest city of Peru. It is located in the valleys of the Chillón, Rímac and Lurín rivers, in the central part of the country, on a desert coast overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

San Jose is the capital of Costa Rica

San José is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica. Located in the Central Valley.

Asuncion is the capital of Paraguay

Asuncion, city and capital of Paraguay, occupying a promontory and descending to the Paraguay River near its confluence with the Pilcomayo. The city lies 175 feet (53 metres) above sea level.

Georgetown is the capital of Guyana

Georgetown is the capital and largest city of Guyana, located in the Demerara-Mahaica region. It is situated on the Atlantic Ocean coast at the mouth of the Demerara River and it was nicknamed 'Garden City of the Caribbean.'

Caracas is the capital of Venezuela

Caracas officially Santiago de León de Caracas, is the capital and largest city of Venezuela. It is located in the northern part of the country.

Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam

The oldest and one of the most attractive capital cities in Southeast Asia, Hanoi exudes a rare sense of gracious charm and timelessness. At its core exists a 600-year-old ancient quarter, augmented by a century-old colonial city. Today, the rich cultural heritage of both blends in perfect harmony with growing modernization, as Hanoi claims its position as the heart of Vietnam.

Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark

Copenhagen is the capital and largest city of Denmark. Copenhagen is situated on the islands of Zealand and Amager.

The capital of East Timor is Dili

The capital of East Timor, Dili, is also the largest city of the small and under-developed Asian republic. The capital of East Timor is situated on the northern coast of this small island nation.

Athens, the capital of Greece

Athens is the capital and largest city of Greece. Athens dominates the Attica periphery and it is one of the world's oldest cities, as its recorded history spans around 3,400 years.

Madrid is the capital of Spain

Madrid is the capital and largest city of Spain. It is the third largest city in the European Union, after London and Berlin, and its metropolitan area is the third largest in the European Union after London and Paris.

Reykjavik is the capital of Iceland

Reykjavik is the capital of Iceland with more than 113,000 inhabitants (2005), or nearly 40% of the country’s total population.

It is the seat of government, and most of the government agencies. The Parliament "Althing", which is considered to be the oldest in the world, assembles in Reykjavik.

Dublin is the capital of Ireland

In County Dublin, part of the province of Leinster, Dublin lies nestled around the mouth of the river Liffey and Dublin Bay on Ireland's east coast.