Charleston is the auldest an seicont-lairgest ceety in the U.S. state o Sooth Carolina, the coonty seat o Charleston Coonty, an the principal ceety in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The ceety lees juist sooth o the geografical midpoint o Sooth Carolinas coastline an is locatit on Charleston Harbor, an inlet o the Atlantic Ocean shapit bi the confluence o the Ashley an Cooper Rivers, or, as is locally expressed, "whaur the Cooper an Ashley Rivers come thegither tae shape the Atlantic Ocean."
Barbados) is an island naition o the Lesser Antilles, 34 kilometres in length an as muckle as 23 kilometres in width, amoontin tae 431 square kilometres. It is situatit in the wastren aurie o the North Atlantic Ocean an 100 kilometres east o the Windward Islands an the Caribbean Sea; therein, it is about 168 kilometres east o the islands of Saunt Vincent an the Grenadines, an 400 kilometres north-east o Trinidad an Tobago. Barbados is ootside o the principal Atlantic hurricane belt.
Ance a Portuguese territorial possession kent as Os Barbados, in 1625 it became an Inglis, an later a Breetish, colony. The island haes an estimated population o 275.338 fowk, wi aroond 80.000 livin in or aroond Bridgetown, the lairgest ceety an the kintras caipital. In 1966, Barbados became an independent naition an Commonweel realm, retainin Queen Elizabeth II as Heid o State. Barbados is ane o the Caribbeans leadin tourist destinations an is the maist developed island in the region, wi an HDI number o 0.788.
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