May 1, 2013

Geographic locations named for Queen Victoria

Victoria, Australia: The smallest, most densely populated state in Australia.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada: The largest city on Vancouver Island.
Victoria Falls: On the Zambezi River at the borders of Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Victoria Island: A large island in the Arctic Ocean off northern Canada.
Lake Victoria: The largest lake in Africa, also known as Victoria Nyanza, located on the borders of Uganda and Tanzania.
Victoria Land, Antarctica:  A row of mountains.
Victoria Nile: Part of the White Nile, located in Uganda.
Victoriaville, Quebec, Canada: A town in the province of Quebec.