5 Places with Really Looooong Names

Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapi

kimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu (85 letters),

Tamatea-newzeland-mountain-longest-name

At first glance the above mentioned name is impossible to read. It is the name of a 305 meters (1,000 ft) high mountain in New Zealand. The weird name of the mountain is translated as he summit where Tamatea, the man with the big knees, the climber of mountains, the land-swallower who travelled about, played his nose flute to his loved one. Continue reading