Canterbury is a region on the east coast of the of . The Canterbury Plains stretch from the Conway River in the north, just south of , to the great Waitaki River in the south, just north of .

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is the largest city in the of , and the third most-populous urban area in the country.

is a lakeside resort village in the in the South Island of .

is a charming harbourside town on the eastern side of harbour, in southern in the Canterbury region of .


is the northern part of the Canterbury region on the of .

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Other Names for Canterbury

Basque: Canterbury eskualdea, Bulgarian: Кентърбъри, Chinese: 坎特伯雷區, English: Canterbury Region, Esperanto: Kanterburio, Estonian: Canterbury ringkond, French: Canterbury, Georgian: კენტერბერის რეგიონი, German: Canterbury, Hebrew: קנטרברי, Italian: Canterbury, Japanese: カンタベリー地方, Korean: 캔터베리 지방, Macedonian: Кантербери, Malay (macrolanguage): Wilayah Canterbury, Maori: Waitaha, Norwegian Nynorsk: Canterbury på New Zealand, Persian: ناحیه کانتربوری, Portuguese: Canterbury, Russian: Кентербери, Spanish: Región de Canterbury
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