The Columbia Gazetteer of the World

Use this resource to find:

  • Archaeological points of interest in a country
  • Trade routes and transportation lines
  • Pronunciation, population, and latitude and longitude for the smallest villages
  • A list of all airports in a single area
  • Resort amenities.

This alphabetical list of place names is for students, academic researchers, travelers and anyone interested in factual data about places anywhere in the world. This large-scope gazetteer is a one-stop encyclopedia of facts about countries, regions, cities, counties, and villages. Also available is data on mountains, deserts, valleys, national parks, resorts, airports, monuments, canals and theme parks. Locations can be explored by name or type and by keyword searches.

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