Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Madagascar - Antananarivo
Multiviews of Antananarivo.
Sent by Miora from Antananarivo, Madagascar. Misotra betsaka.
Antananarivo (//; Malagasy [antaˈnanaˈrivʷ], from Tanànan'ny Arivolahy), formerly Tananarive (// or //), is the capital and largest city in Madagascar. It is also known by its French colonial shorthand form Tana. The larger urban area surrounding the city, known as Antananarivo-Renivohitra ("Antananarivo-Mother Hill" or "Antananarivo-Capital"), is the capital of Analamanga Region. The name roughly translates to "City of the Thousand". (read further)