Krynica-Zdrój [krɨˈɲit͡sa ˈzdrui̯] is a town in Nowy Sącz County, Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Poland. It is inhabited by over eleven thousand people.
Krynica Morska [krɨˈɲit͡sa ˈmɔrska] is a town and coextensive municipality (gmina) on the Vistula Spit in northern Poland with 1,364 inhabitants (2006). It has been a part of Nowy Dwór Gdański County in Pomeranian Voivodeship since 1999; previously it was in Elbląg Voivodeship (1975–1998).
The Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center is a Moscow-based manufacturer of spacecraft and space-launch systems, including the Proton and Rokot rockets, and the Russian modules of Mir and the International Space Station.
Krnica is a small settlement next to Rižana in the City Municipality of Koper in the Littoral region of Slovenia.
Krnica is a settlement in the Municipality of Gorje in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia. The Pokljuka Gorge begins at Krnica.
Krnica is a dispersed settlement of isolated farmsteads in the Municipality of Luče in Slovenia. Traditionally the area belonged to the region of Styria and is now included in the Savinja Statistical Region.
The Krynica Morska Lighthouse is an active lighthouse in the town of Krynica Morska, Pomeranian Voivodship, Poland.
Krenica Lake is a lake of Bosnia and Herzegovina locally known for its beauty. According to a legend, it came into being in the same time as Red Lake and Blue Lake of Imotski, when God sank all property of a greedy rich man Gavan.
Kruni Cove is the 900 m wide cove indenting for 1.15 km the east coast of Robert Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. It is entered south of Kitchen Point and north of Galiche Rock off Somovit Point.
Krnica is a village in southeastern Istria, Croatia.
The Peranakans or Peranakan Chinese are a sub-ethnic group defined by their genealogical descent from the first waves of Chinese settlers in the Malay Peninsula and Indonesian Archipelago. Peranakan culture, especially in the dominant Peranakan centres of Malacca, Singapore, and Penang, is characterized by its unique hybridization of ancient Chinese culture with the local cultures of the Nusantara region, the result of a centuries-long history of transculturation and, in the earliest days of settlement, interracial marriage.
El Cantar de mio Cid, literally "The Song of my Cid" , also known in English as The Poem of the Cid, is the oldest preserved Castilian epic poem (Spanish: epopeya). Based on a true story, it tells of the Castilian hero El Cid, and takes place during the Reconquista, or reconquest of Spain from the Moors.
Beyoğlu is a district on the European side of İstanbul, Turkey, separated from the old city (historic peninsula of Constantinople) by the Golden Horn. It was known as the region of Pera (Πέρα, meaning "Beyond" in Greek) surrounding the ancient coastal town Galata which faced Constantinople across the Horn.