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Utica is the capitol of the Ilkhanate of Utica and current capital of the Sultanate of Kyrenaia. It is a metrolopis of around 24 million people in the entire Metropolitan Area,

History

From Fortress Utica to City

- began as a small fortress and caravansary protecting the junction of two important trade routes, a village soon springing up

Capitol of the Khan of Khond

- declared capitol by the Khan of Khond in 1222

- 1243: HGA and TBA move to Utica

Third Civil War

- Utica and its fortress were destroyed in 1614

Rebuilding

- Rebuilding started in 1633

An Ilkhan's Capitol again

- 1736: start of construction works on the Palace of the Azure Hall

- 1753-1755: The ceiling frescoes of the Azure Hall are made

- 1760: The Ilkhan of Utica takes up residence in the Palace of the Azure Hall again,

20th and 21st Centuries

- 1940s-1950s: Water situation becomes critical, Utica grows to thrice its size

- 1960s: Building of the Large Ocean-Aqueducts, private companies take over

- 1971: The Princes of several Ilkhanates gift the Water Supply to Kyrenaia and the Kyrenaians, making it free and clean in the process

- 1972: Coronation of Razia Sultana as Sultana of Kyrenaia.

Geography

Climate

Month Jan Feb Mar April May Jun July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Yearly Mean
Daily Mean (°C) 16.5 18.2 22 27 30.5 32 32.5 32.5 31.5 29 22.5 22.5
Average Rainfall (mm) 90 60 18 4 2 2 0 0 0 6 13 45
Mean daily Sunshine Hours 7 8 9 10 10 10 11 11 11 10 10 9

Demographics

Government

Palace of the Azure Hall

Economy

Infrastructure

Railway and Tramway

Utica's Airports

Utica has a total of three airports, Utica International, Utica Regional North and Utica Regional South. All three of them are aligned so that no plane has to fly over Utica itself and all three have direct tramway connections into the city's network. All three are also far outside of the city.

Utica and the fifty kilometers around it, form one large Air Exclusion Zone, like over all major cities in the Sultanate. Flying over it without a special permission will result in a fine and in being either forced to land or shot down.

Streets

Education

Haram Girls' Academy and Tabar Boys' Academy

Utica is home to the Haram Girls' Academy and the Tabar Boys' Academy, two of the Old Academies, In 1243, the Ilkhan of Utica moved the HGA and TBA to Utica, at the time already two centuries old, their small campuses soon growing. After the Old Academy burned down in 1685, they had new ones built, today's Haram Campus and Airtafae Campus. For more information about the individual campuses, see the articles of the Academies.

University of Utica

Culture

Besides the campuses of the TBA and HGA, as well as the Palace of the Azure Hall and a number of other locations, Utica has a lot of tourist hotspots, some of which are secret tips, other of which are known to many.

The Old Caravanserai

The Old Caravanserai is one of the most important tourist hotspots in all of Utica

See also

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