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Hotels On Swedish Trees

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Hotels On Swedish Trees

There is an unusual little village in Sweden called Harads. The unique thing about it is its remarkable network of hotels known as Treehotels. There are currently 6 houses built on the trees. Each one has an exclusive design. In the future the owner of these hotels is planning to build 18 more treerooms to […]

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Ephesus: The Charm of History

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Ephesus: The Charm of History

Efes (Turkish) or Ephesus (or –OS) is one of the most well known classical cities along the West coast Of Turkey. It is quite large, part of it stretching out into the Meander plain, part of it along a hill, where among other things a large theatre is built, that is still in use and […]

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Amazing House on A Hill

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Amazing House on A Hill

Sphere: Related ContentOriginally posted 2011-02-18 12:00:44. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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3 Questions for a Redneck Engineer

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3 Questions for a Redneck Engineer Question # 1: How much does a house weigh? Question # 2: How much weight can a rural two-lane bridge Hold??? and Question # 3 WOULD THIS BE COVERED BY HOME INSURANCE, CAR INSURANCE, OR, DOES IT COME UNDER ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE ??? Y’ ALL HAVE A GREAT DAY NOW, YA’ HEAR!!!!! […]

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Amazing Hoover Dam and Bridge, USA

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Amazing Hoover Dam and Bridge, USA

THE WIDER VIEW: Taking shape, the new bridge at the Hoover Dam Creeping closer inch by inch, 900 feet above the mighty Colorado River, the two sides of a $160 million bridge at the Hoover Dam slowly take shape. The bridge will carry a new section of US Route 93 past the bottleneck of the […]

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Amazing Monastery Of Tatev

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Amazing Monastery Of Tatev

The Monastery of Tatev is a 9th century Armenian monastery located in the Tatev village in the Syunik Province in southern Armenia. The term “Tatev” usually refers to the monastery. The monastery performed an important history in the region, becoming its politcal,cultural and spiritual center. Sphere: Related ContentOriginally posted 2010-07-30 12:00:11. Republished by Blog Post […]

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Old Glory of Bombay (now Mumbai), India

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Old Glory of Bombay (now Mumbai), India

Parsi Fire Temple, Bombay Zoroastrianism is the religion and philosophy based on the teachings ascribed to the prophet Zoroaster. Zoroastrians worship Fire, in temples such as this one. Zoroastrianism was once the dominant religion of much of Greater Iran. However, as of 2007 the faith is practiced by fewer than 200,000 worldwide, with its largest […]

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Milestii Mici – The Underground City Of Wine

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Milestii Mici – The Underground City Of Wine

Milestii Mici is a small settlement, located 20 km south of Chisinau, the capital of Moldova. It might not look like much , but it sits atop the greatest wine cellar in all of Europe. Milestii Mici has become internationally famous for its impressive wine collection, known as the Golden Collection. It has been acknowledged […]

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Manned Cloud – The Floating Hotel

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Manned Cloud – The Floating Hotel

TRAVELING AROUND THE WORLD ON A FLOATING HOTEL might be possible by 2020. French designer, Jean-Marie Massaud, has been working in conjunction with the French National Office of Airship Research on the project since 2005. The airship is a floating hotel called the Manned Cloud. It will cruise at a speed of 80 mph (130 […]

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Cool Living: Luxury Bathrooms

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Cool Living: Luxury Bathrooms

Sphere: Related ContentOriginally posted 2011-02-27 15:00:20. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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The Crazy House Hotel, Vietnaam

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The Crazy House Hotel, Vietnaam

Featuring a truly unique design, Hang Nga’s Tree House Hotel is, without a doubt, one of the most bizarre buildings in the world. Located in Da Lang, Vietnam, Hang Nga’s Tree House Hotel, better known as Crazy House, features giant tree trunks and branches that try to trick you into believing this is an actual […]

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Amazing Castles Around the World

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Amazing Castles Around the World

Sphere: Related Content Originally posted 2010-07-20 12:00:02. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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