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Category Archive: Geography

Top 10 Most Spectacular Christmas Light Displays

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All over the world during the holiday time there are spectacular Christmas light displays to be seen.  Some are private home owners putting up an incredible display of lights, others are drive through… Continue reading

Our Top 10 Lists

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To celebrate our one-year anniversary, here is a list of the ten most popular lists we have posted.  Some we expected to become popular, but some have taken us by surprise.  The title… Continue reading

Top 10 Smallest Countries

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The exact number of independent countries in the world is debatable.  The United Nations recognizes 193 countries, but that number could be raised to as many as 198 countries, depending on your definition… Continue reading

Top 10 Countries that Censor the Internet

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#10 UNITED ARAB EMIRATES The UAE is a country situated in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia on the Persian Gulf.  Internet censorship in the UAE focuses on two particular… Continue reading

Top 10 Beaches in the World

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#10 Fernando De Noronha – Brazil Fernando De Noronha is a tropical island, 545 km away from the coast of the Brazilian State of Pernambuco.  The island has spectacular beaches surrounded by warm… Continue reading

Top 10 Countries with the Highest Suicide Rates

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Note: the numbers next to each country is the suicide rate – the number of people who commit suicide in a year out of every 100,000 people. #10. Slovenia 21.9 As you’ll see… Continue reading

Top 10 Likeliest Future “Mega Disasters”

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#10. New York City Hurricane Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, so imagine if a similar situation was to happen to the nation’s largest city?  When Hurricane Irene was heading towards New York last… Continue reading

Top 10 Incredible Natural Features

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#10. Mauna Kea (USA) Ask anyone what the tallest mountain in the world is, and they’ll tell you Mount Everest.  But, technically, Mauna Kea, a volcano located in Hawaii, holds the record.  The… Continue reading

Top 10 Countries By Tourist Arrivals

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940 million tourists traveled in 2010, the latest year data is available for.  The following statistics are for the number tourists a country received in 2010. #10. Mexico 22.4 Million Tourism is very… Continue reading

Top 10 Countries Suffering The Most Casualties In World War II

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#10. Yugoslavia 1,027,000 In the April War of 1941, the Axis Powers (at that time Germany, Italy, Hungary, Bulgaria, and Romania) invaded Yugoslavia.  11 days after the initial invasion, the Royal Yugoslav Army… Continue reading