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25 Spectacular Cities That Are Identifiable With One Picture

Today´s post is a bit of geographic challenge. We made a list of 25 spectacular cities that are identifiable with one picture featuring some of the typical scene or landmarks of that particular city. To make it a bit easier for you, we added a little hint to each of the pictures. If you want to give it a try and test your geographical knowledge, please stop reading here and start looking at the first picture because the correct answers follows. Paris, London, Los Angeles, Athens, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, Beijing, Chicago, Barcelona, Moscow, Prague, Cairo, Buenos Aires, Brussels, Milano, Dubai, Sydney, Bangkok, Berlin, Atlanta, Johannesburg, Amsterdam, Kuala Lumpur, Istanbul, Lisbon.

25. Ok let us start off slow. You probably don’t need any assistance with this one so let’s just say this world-known metropolis is also known as “The City of Lights”.

24. This one should also be easy. Measured by international arrivals, is the world’s most-visited city.

23. Peace of cake, isn’t? The unmistakable mountain panorama gives it away.

22. The Acropolis will not let you hesitate about what city this one is, right?

21. Nor this iconic statue…

20. The St. Peter´s Square, so typical of this city, is one of the most famous squares in the world.

19. If the unusual building with an open center is not revealing enough, we will tell you that the city is also home to another world-known square – The Tiananmen Square.

18. The Cloud Gate sculpture is an indisputable sign that you are in the third most populous city of the U.S. Do you know which one it is?

17. Featuring La Sagrada Familia temple and one of the most popular soccer teams in the world, there shouldn’t be any doubts about what this city is.

16. If the snow and the colorful St. Basil´s Cathedral are not sufficient hints, we can add that the city is the world´s northernmost metropolis with the largest number of billionaire residents in the world.

15. Picturesque bridges, numerous historical monuments and world-famous beer are some of many reasons why this Central European city attracts millions of tourists every year.

14. If you are not sure about this African city, we can tell you that the river shown in the picture is the Nile.

13. The obelisk is one of the iconic features of a world metropolis often referred to as “Paris of South America”.

12. Originally constructed for Expo 58, The Atomium became the symbol of the city that ranks among the smallest on this list but is the de facto capital of the European Union.

11. The second most populous city of Italy is also often considered the world´s capital of fashion and design.

10. The name of this city is the same as of the emirate in which it lies.

9. If you look carefully at the photo and focus on the building on your left, you shouldn’t have problems identifying this city.

8. Packed with astounding Buddhist temples and tourist attractions of all kinds, this city is the most popular vacation destination in Southeast Asia.

7. The neoclassical triumphal arch called The Brandenburg Gate is the most iconic symbol of a metropolis that is also a capital to a Western European country.

6. If the downtown skyline of this city leaves you undecided, we will tell you that it hosted the 1996 Olympics.

5. This panorama belongs to the African city which is the largest in its country but is not the capital of it. Still not sure? We can also tell you the city is notable for its gold and diamond resources.

4. Bikes, yes. A lot of bikes. That’s what this European city is famous for. Along with its lenient attitude towards soft drugs.

3. Boasting the primacy of being the tallest twin buildings in the world, The Petronas Twin Towers is the architectonical symbol of the city.

2. Dominated by the Suleymaniye Mosque, this is another city which is the largest in its country but it is not the capital of it.

1. If you cannot recognize this city from the photo of its historical center, we will tell you it´s the westernmost capital city of Europe and the only one along the Atlantic coast.

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