When visiting Key West, you’re actually closer to Havana than you are to Miami.
With the exception of Antarctica, there is a city named “Rome” on every continent.
South Dakota has more than four times the number of cattle than it does people.
Iceland is expanding at around 2 cm per year due to its moving tectonic plates.
The duffel bag gets its name from the town of Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.
There is not one letter “q” in any US state name, the only letter in the alphabet to be missing. “J” and “z” are only represented once each, in New Jersey and Arizona.
New Zealand is actually part of a much bigger, sunken landmass called Zealandia.
Russia has a bigger surface area than Pluto.
Sierra Leone is the world’s roundest country.
Saint Lucia is the only country in the world named after a woman.