The 'lowlands' group
These nouns refer to a region of a country or of the world.
back country bush coast country countryside downs east foothills highlands hills hinterland ice cap interior littoral lowlands mainland north north-east north-west outback pampas provinces regions shires south south-east south-west sticks stockbroker belt tropics uplands veldt west wild wilds
To really explore the interior it is advisable to join an organised trek.
It is a land where silver canals criss-cross the lowlands through a patchwork of fertile rice fields.
Even in the old days, the town was a place of refuge for thousands of Americans fleeing the harsh winters of the north.
The film's producer told how it went down a storm in London, but left audiences in the provinces bemused.