Capital of Greenland
Nuuk, the capital of Greenland, is a small town on the south-west coast of the country. The many fjords are known for their waterfalls, humpback whales and icebergs. On the shore, in front of the panorama of Sermitsiaq, there are houses in bright colors. The National Museum of Greenland exhibits mummies and sealskin boats, and the Nuuk Art Museum has local works of art. Foundation: 1728; Population in 2017: 17 635 people.