The north-eastern region of South America is commonly called as “The Guianas”. The name Guiana means “land of many waters” and comes from local Amerindian languages. There are 3 main Guianas: Guyana (British Guiana) Suriname (Dutch Guiana) French Guiana There are 2 extra Guianas: Brazilian Amapá State (Portuguese Guiana) Venezuelan Guayana Region (Spanish Guiana) Georgetown […]
Republic of Suriname
Location: South America.
Borders: French Guiana, Guyana, Brazil.
Area: 163,821 km2.
Currency: Surinamese Dollar SRD.
Independence from The Netherlands: year 1971.
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