Swan Islands
geographical name two islands in the Caribbean NE of Honduras

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  • Swan Islands — may refer to: * Swan Islands, Honduras * Swan Islands, Falkland Islands …   Wikipedia

  • Swan Islands — ▪ islands, Caribbean Sea Spanish  Islas del Cisne        two islets (Greater and Lesser Swan) in the Caribbean Sea, 97 miles (156 km) north of Honduras. Discovered by Christopher Columbus (Columbus, Christopher) on St. Anne s feast day in 1502,… …   Universalium

  • Swan Islands —   [swɔn aɪləndz, englisch], zu Honduras gehörende Inselgruppe, Islas del Cisne …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Swan Islands — Nautische Karte der Swan Islands Die Schwaneninseln (span. Islas del Cisne, auch Santanillas, engl. Swan Islands) sind eine zu Honduras gehörende Inselgruppe in der Karibik. Sie liegen 156 km nördlich vor Honduras und bestehen aus den drei Inseln …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Swan Islands, Honduras — The Swan Islands, or Islas Santanilla, are a chain of three islands located in the northwestern Caribbean Sea, approximately ninety miles off the coastline of Honduras, with a land area of 8 km². Detailed location and featuresThey are within the… …   Wikipedia

  • Swan Islands, Falkland Islands — Infobox Falkland island MapCaption=Location of the Swan Islands within the Falkland Islands latitude= longitude= coordinates= island group=Falkland Sound english name=Swan Islands spanish name=Islas de Cisne meaning of name= area= area rank=… …   Wikipedia

  • Swan Island — may refer to:PlacesAustralia* Little Swan Island, Tasmania, Australia * Swan Island (Tasmania), Australia * Swan Island (Victoria), AustraliaFalkland Islands* Swan Islands, Falkland Islands * Weddell Island, formerly Swan Island, Falkland… …   Wikipedia

  • Swan (disambiguation) — A swan is a large water bird.Swan may also refer to: Places Australia * City of Swan, a municipality in Perth, Western Australia **Division of Swan, an electoral district in the Australian House of Representatives, in Western Australia, based on… …   Wikipedia

  • Swan (rivière) — Swan (fleuve) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Swan (homonymie). Swan Perth et la rivière S …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Swan Hellenic — is a British cruise line specialising in tours of historical or cultural interest aimed at the upper end of the cruise market.HistoryIt began in the 1950s when the Swan travel agency, operated by two brothers by the name of Swan, was asked to… …   Wikipedia

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