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World Cities with Their famous Nicknames

Category : All, Destinations, khichdi, Preparation · by Mar 10th, 2015

Although almost every city of the world has a nickname, here we are sharing famous nicknames of 100 cities

  1. Melbourne – City by the Bay, Bleak City, Europe of Australia

  2. Sydney – The Harbour City

  3. Sao Paulo – Brazil’s Locomotive, Land of Drizzle, Sampa

  4. Dubrovnik – The Pearl of the Adriatic

  5. Helsinki – The White City of the North

  6. Bordeaux – City of Wine

  7. Nice – Angels City

  8. Berlin – The Grey City

  9. Jaipur – The Pink City

  10. Venice – La Serenissima, Bride of the Sea

  11. Vienna – The Imperial City

  12. London – The Square Mile, The Old Smoke, The Smoke

  13. Detroit – Motor City

  14. Miami – The Magic City, Little Cuba

  15. Memphis – Bluff City

  16. Petra – The Rose Red City

  17. Pittsburg – Iron City

  18. Rome – The Eternal City, City of the Seven Hills

  19. Seattle – The Emerald City

  20. Bucharest – Little Paris

  21. Florence – The City of Lilies

  22. Barcelona – The City of Counts, The City of Gaudi

  23. Budapest – Pearl of the Danube

  24. Toronto – Queen City, Muddy York, The Big Toe

  25. Dublin – The Fair City

  26. Jerusalem – The Holy City

  27. Boston – The Hub

  28. San Francisco – Frisco

  29. Moscow – The Whitestone, The Forty Forties, Third Rome

  30. Edinburgh – Auld Reekie

  31. Geneva – The Peace Capital

  32. Prague – The City of Hundred Spires, The Golden City, The Mother of Cities

  33. New York – The Big Apple

  34. Las Vegas – Sin City

  35. Chicago – The Windy City

  36. Vancouver – The Big Smoke

  37. Montreal – La Belle Ville, Frenchtown, The City-Mountain

  38. Los Angeles – The City of Angels

  39. New Orleans – The Big Easy

  40. Philadelphia – City of Brotherly Love, Philly

  41. Amsterdam – Venice of the North

  42. Rio de Janeiro – Marvelous City

  43. Salzburg – White City

  44. Mumbai – The City of Dreams

  45. Singapore – The Lion City

  46. Madrid – El Foro, The Forum

  47. Athens – The City of Violet Crown

  48. Dallas – Big D

  49. Hong Kong – Pearl of the Orient

  50. Munich – World City with Heart

  51. Birmingham – The City of a Thousand Trades, Brum

  52. Lisbon – City With a Future

  53. The Hague – City of Peace and Justice

  54. Calcutta – City of Palaces, City of Love, City of Joy

  55. Beijing – The Forbidden City

  56. Adelaide – City of Churches

  57. Zagreb – Little Vienna

  58. Bruges – Venice of the North

  59. Marseille – Phocean City

  60. Tel Aviv – The City that Never Stops

  61. Bolzano – The Door to the Dolomites, The German One

  62. Sanremo – The City of Dreams

  63. Tivoli – City of Delights

  64. Vicenza – City of Gold

  65. Naples – City of the Sun

  66. Bologna – Red City; La Dotta, La Rossa, La Grassa (the educated, the red, the fat)

  67. Torino – City of Four Rivers

  68. Genova – The Superb

  69. Palermo – The Happy

  70. Milano – Fashion Capital of the World, The Drinkable City

  71. Cairo – Paris of the Nile

  72. Buenos Aires – Paris of the Americas, Queen of the Plata

  73. Ushuaia – The End of the World

  74. Oslo – Tiger Town

  75. Warsaw – Default City, Big Village in the Middle of Nowhere

  76. St Petersburg – The Mind of Russia

  77. Kuala Lumpur – Golden Triangle

  78. Cuernavaca – The City of Eternal Spring

  79. Tijuana – Television Capital of the World

  80. Rotterdam – Manhattan upon Meuse

  81. Lima – City of the Kings

  82. Manila – City by the Bay

  83. Porto – The Invincible City

  84. Cadiz – The Little Silver Cup

  85. Bilbao – El Bocho

  86. Zurich – Little Big City

  87. Kiev – The Mother of Rus’ Cities

  88. Honolulu – Sheltered Bay

  89. Macau – Oyster City

  90. Wroclaw – City of Hundred Bridges

  91. Beirut – Paris of the Middle East

  92. Udine – Capital of the Great War

  93. Ancona – Doric City

  94. Tehran – The City of 72 Nations

  95. Bangalore – The City of Gardens

  96. Leipzig – Bimbo Town

  97. Split – The Diocletian’s City

  98. Grenoble – Capital of the Alps

  99. Nagpur – The Orange City

  100. ParisThe City of Love, the City of Light, La Ville-Lumiere

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(4) comments

rohit
3 years ago · Reply

great work

When I initially commented I clicked the “Notify me when new comments are added”
checkbox and now each time a comment is added I
get several emails with the same comment. Is there any way you can remove people from that service?
Appreciate it!

Gary Del Carlo
2 years ago · Reply

The nickname for San Francisco is NOT “Frisco”! That is a derogatory name to San Franciscans. It is called, “The City”!

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