Geographical Epithets – World, America's Motor City, Britain of the South, China's Sorrow

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Geographical Epithets – World

  • America’s Motor City: Detroit

  • Britain of the South: New Zealand

  • China’s Sorrow: River Hwang Ho

  • City of Dreaming Spires: Oxford (England)

  • City of Eternal Springs: Quito (S. America)

  • City of Flowers: Cape Town (S. Africa)

  • City of Golden Gate: San Francisco (USA)

  • City of Magnificent Buildings: Washington (USA)

  • City of Quiet thoroughfares: Venice

  • City of Seven Hills: Rome (Italy)

  • City of Skyscrapers: New York (USA)

  • Cockpit of Europe: Belgium

  • Dark Continent: Africa

  • Emerald Isle: Ireland

  • Empire City: New York

  • Eternal City of Hopes: Rome, Italy

  • Forbidden City: Lhasa (Tibet)

  • Garden City: Chicago

  • Garden in the desert: Ethiopia

  • Garden of England: Kent (England)

  • Gate of tears: Strait of bab-el-Mandeb

  • Golden City: Johannesburg

  • Gibraltar of Indian: Ocean Aden

  • Gift of Nile: Egypt

  • Granite City: Aberdeen

  • Hanging Valleys: Valley of Switzerland

  • Hermit Kingdom: Korea

  • Herring Pond: Atlantic Ocean

  • Holy Land: Palestine

  • Human Equator of the Earth: Himalayas

  • Island Continent: Australia

  • Island of Cloves: Zanzibar

  • Island of Pearls: Bahrain (Persian Gulf)

  • Islands of Sunshine: West Indies

  • Kashmir of Europe: Switzerland

  • Key to Mediterranean: Gibraltar

  • Land of Five Seas: South West Asia

  • Land of Lakes: Scotland

  • Land of Golden Pagoda: Myanmar

  • Land of Kangaroo: Australia

  • Land of Golden Fleece: Australia

  • Land of Lilies: Canada

  • Land of Maple: Canada

  • Land of Midnight Sun: Norway

  • Land of Morning Calm: Korea

  • Land of Rising Sun: Japan

  • Land of Setting Sun: United Kingdom

  • Land of Thousand Elephants: Laos

  • Land of Thousand Lakes: Finland

  • Land of Thunderbolt: Bhutan Land of White Elephant Thailand

  • Loneliest Island: Tristan De Gumha (Mid. Atlantic)

  • Manchester of Japan: Osaka (Japan)

  • Pillars of Hercules: Straits of Gibraltar

  • Play Ground of Europe: Switzerland

  • Quaker City: Philadelphia

  • Queen of the Adriatic: Venice

  • Roof of the World: The pamirs (Tibet)

  • River in the Sea: Gulf Stream

  • Sick man of Europe: Turkey

  • Sugar Bowl of the world: Cuba

  • Venice of the East: Bangkok

  • Venice of the North: Stockholm

  • White City: Belgrade

  • Windy City: Chicago

  • Workshop of Europe: Belgium

  • World’s Loneliest Island: Tristan da Cunha

  • Yellow River: River Hwang Ho (China)

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