Grand Canyon

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View from Hermit’s Rest of the Colorado River flowing through the Grand Canyon. The Grand Canyon is an enormous gorge created by the Colorado River in northern Arizona. It is about 446 km long, deep up to 1,600 meters and … Read More

Pitcairn Islands

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Bounty Bay and the town square of Adamstown, connected by the newly-paved Hill of Difficulty (by permission of Andrew Christian) Capital (and largest city) Adamstown Official language(s) English (local dialect is Pitkern) Ethnic groups British, Polynesian, Chilean or Mixed Demonym … Read More

Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival

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Harbin is a sub-provincial city and the capital of the Heilongjiang Province in Northeast China. Harbin is one of the sources of ice and snow culture in the world. Geographically, it is located in Northeast China under the direct influence … Read More

Travel in Albania

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Capital Tirana Government Developing Democracy Currency Lek (ALL) Area 28,748 sq km Population 3,600,523 (July 2007 est.) Language Albanian (There are two dialects: Gheg and Tosk) Religion Albanians are mostly atheist or do not follow any religion. All mosques and … Read More

The woman in the bird world

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Woman, Oh woman Why do you make me feel Every time I’m near you My heads a spinning wheel

Decebalus Rex

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Decebalus (Decebal in Romanian) or “The Brave One” was a king of Dacia (originally named Diurpaneus—ruled the Dacians 87 — 106) and is famous for fighting three wars and negotiating two interregnums of peace without being eliminated against the Roman … Read More

Eiffel Tower, the most visited monument in the world

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Tallest in the world from 1889 to 1930 Type: Observation tower, Radio broadcasting tower Location: Paris, France, Coordinates 48.8583°N 2.2945°E Construction started 1887, Completed 1889, Opening 31 March 1889 Height: Antenna spire 324.00 m (1,063 ft), Roof 300.65 m (986 … Read More

Barcelona

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Mayor Xavier Trias (CiU) Municipality 101.9 km2 (39.3 sq mi) • Urban 803 km2 (310 sq mi) Elevation(AMSL) 12 m (39 ft) Population (2009) • Municipality 1,621,537 (city limits), 3,218,071 (Greater Barcelona) • Density 15,991/km2 (41,420/sq mi) • Urban 4,223,000 … Read More

Hawaii, a travel destination for november

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Hawaii is the newest of the 50 states of the United States (admitted to the Union in August 21, 1959), and the only state made up entirely of islands. It is the northern most island group in Polynesia, occupying most … Read More

Robinson Crusoe Island, the lost paradise

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Location Pacific Ocean Coordinates 33°38′29″S 78°50′28″W Archipelago Juan Fernández Islands Area 93 km2 (35.9 sq mi) Highest elevation 922 m (3,025 ft) Highest point El Yunque Country Chile Population 859 (as of 2011 est.) Robinson Crusoe Island (Spanish: Isla Robinson … Read More

Flowers on the Cerna Valley

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The Cerna River is a river in Romania. The Cerna has its source on the south-east side of the Godeanu Mountains and flows into the Danube. The upper reach of the river is sometimes called Cernişoara River. With a basin … Read More

Easter Island, the most remote island in the world

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Easter Island (Rapa Nui, Isla de Pascua in Spanish) is an isolated island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, particularly known for its monumental statues (moai’s) and its unique Oceanic, writing, the rongorongo. The island is located 3700 km from the … Read More

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