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Greenland is the world's largest non-continental island, in the far northeast of , largely within the Arctic Circle. Although it is still part of the Kingdom of , it was granted self-government effective in 1979, more recently it voted for more autonomy, in effect making it a separate country with formal ties to Denmark, and a member of the .

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is a city in . Located in the Disco Bay just by the icefjord, from which it has gotten its name, has one of the most beautiful settings for a great Greenlandic experience.
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is a settlement on the west coast of near the end of a fjord of the same name.
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is a region of . Home to the capital, , this is the part of Greenland that you would probably think of if you've only seen the stereotypical picture.
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The Southern coast of is jokingly nicknamed "Sineriak Bananeqarfik" by the locals.
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The East Coast of is not as densely inhabited as the West, and is thus more of an "off the beaten track" destination than the west.
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The Far North of is sparsely inhabited and exceptionally cold.
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Greenland

  • Location: 
  • Population:  56,400
  • Latitude of center:  72° north
  • Longitude of center:  40° west
  • Elevation:  3,009 meters (9,872 feet)
  • Capital: 
  • Area:  2,166,086 km² (836,330 miles²)
  • Languages:  Kalaallisut, Danish, English
  • Currency:  Krone (DKK)
  • Phone code:  299
  • Internet domain:  .gl
  • Wikidata:  Greenland
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Greenland

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