It's about as big as Monaco.
(a.k.a. the Principality of Monaco, a.k.a. Principauté de Monaco, a.k.a. Principatu de Múnegu)
It's about four-fifths as big as Central Park.
In other words, 281 hectares is 0.824 times the size of Central Park, and the size of Central Park is 1.21 times that amount.(Manhattan, New York City, New York)
The most visited park in the country, Central Park has an area of 341 hectares. According to a 2005 appraisal, the real estate value of the Park's land is $528,783,552,000.
It's about two-fifths as big as Crawford Ranch.
In other words, 281 hectares is 0.4387 times the size of Crawford Ranch, and the size of Crawford Ranch is 2.279 times that amount.(a.k.a. Prairie Chapel Ranch, a.k.a. Western White House) (Crawford, Texas)
It's about two-fifths as big as Gibraltar.
In other words, 281 hectares is 0.43 times the size of Gibraltar, and the size of Gibraltar is 2.3 times that amount.(British overseas territory) (total area)
It's about three-tenths as big as Oregon's Armillaria ostoyae.
In other words, 281 hectares is 0.291 times the size of Oregon's Armillaria ostoyae, and the size of Oregon's Armillaria ostoyae is 3.44 times that amount.(a.k.a. Shoestring Rot) (Malheur National Forest, near John Day, Oregon) (if considered single organism)
It's about four times as big as The Forbidden City.
In other words, 281 hectares is 3.8 times the size of The Forbidden City, and the size of The Forbidden City is 0.26 times that amount.(a.k.a. Forbidden Palace, a.k.a. Purple Forbidden City, a.k.a. Zijin Cheng, a.k.a. Zǐjinchéng, a.k.a. 紫禁城) (Beijing, China)
It's about one-fourth as big as Mackinac Island.
In other words, 281 hectares is 0.24852 times the size of Mackinac Island, and the size of Mackinac Island is 4.0238 times that amount.(Michigan)