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Central America is the central geographic region of the Americas. It is variably defined either as being a region of the Americas in its own right or as the southern portion of North America. Physiographically, Central America is a tropical isthmus that connects North and South America. It includes 7 countries and many small offshore islands. Overall, the land is fertile and rugged, and dominated through its heart by a string of volcanic mountain ranges with a few active volcanos. 
Anapolis is the second biggest city in the State of Goias in Brazil. It lies in the center of a rich agricultural region and has become a leader in food processing and pharmaceutical plants. The population of the city was 313,412 in the year 2005 with an area of 918.3 square kilometers. The climate is mild without extremes and is generally cooler than nearby Goiania. Anapolis is located on the main Brasilia Goiania highway, which has now become a four-lane motorway.  
After Goiania, Anapolis is the most developed municipality in the state. It also has the fastest developing industrial sector with numerous high tech companies locating in the region. In education the city is well served. In addition to the more than 100 primary schools there are eight secondary schools and several public and private colleges.

Central America is a popular travel destination for visitors and globe trotters from all over the world who appreciate its beautiful landscapes, rich culture, various local cuisine, hospitality and safety.

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