Places from Folklore, Legend and Literature

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Can you name the modern-day country where these legendary places are/were located?

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PlacesCountryExtra info
Garden of the HesperidesMythological home of the Hesperides nymphs
TroyParis, Helen and the wooden horse
MarathonThe legend of the messenger Pheidippides
XanaduThe city of Kublai Khan
MandalayThe Road to... and Kipling's poem
La ManchaCervantes' 'Don Quixote de la Mancha'
TransylvaniaBram Stoker's 'Dracula'
NazarethJesus' childhood home
Wenceslas [Square]'Good King Wenceslas'
PlacesCountryExtra info
TintagelBirthplace of King Arthur
BabylonBible stories
ShebaThe Queen of...
Baghdad1001 Arabian Nights, The Thief of Baghdad etc
TimbuktuThe tales of Leo Africanus and other stories
Mount OlympusHome of the Olympian Gods
Monte CristoAlexandre Dumas' novel 'The Count of...'
LaplandHome of Santa Claus

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