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Open Vaduz (Liechtenstein)
Vaduz (Liechtenstein)

Vaduz is the capital and second-largest urban settlement, in the Principality of Liechtenstein, a tiny landlocked country in Central Europe that is

Valais (Switzerland)

( välā' ), Ger. Wallis, canton (1993 pop. 262,400), 2,021 sq mi (5,234 sq km), S Switzerland. Sion is the capital. Bordering on France and Italy, the

Open Valhalla

Valhalla is the conventional English-language rendering of Old Icelandic Valhöll (The Hall of the Slain), which, according to Nordic mythology of the

Valtellina (Italy)

( vältāl-lē'nä ), Alpine valley of the upper Adda River, c.75 mi (120 km) long, in Lombardy, N Italy, extending from Lake Como to the Stelvio Pass.

Open Vancouver Island (B.C.)
Vancouver Island (B.C.)

Island off the west coast of Canada, part of British Columbia, separated from the mainland by the straits of Juan de Fuca, Haro, Georgia, Johnstone,

Open Vanuatu

Group of islands in the southwest Pacific Ocean, part of Melanesia . Government Vanuatu is an independent republic within the Commonwealth , with a

Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)

( vӘrän'Әsē ), formerly Benares ( bӘnä'rĭz ), city (1991 pop. 1,030,863), Uttar Pradesh state, N central India, on the Ganges River. Although a rail

Open Vatican City
Vatican City

( văt'ĭkӘn ) or Holy See, officially Holy See (State of the Vatican City), independent state (2005 est. pop. 900), 108.7 acres (44 hectares), within

Open Velikiĭ Novgorod (Russia)
Velikiĭ Novgorod (Russia)

( nôv'gərət ), city (1989 pop. 229,000), capital of Novgorod region, NW European Russia, on the Volkhov River near the point where it leaves Lake


( väNdā' ), department (1990 pop. 509,356), W France, on the Bay of Biscay, in Poitou . The offshore islands of Noirmoutier and Yeu are included in