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Amazing Titanic Museum in US

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Amazing Titanic Museum in US

There is a huge Titanic museum in a little town called Branson in US. As amazing of a tourist attraction it already is, this museum holds a few surprises for its visitors. The coolest thing about the tour is that every tourist visitor is assigned a passenger when they start the tour. They learn all […]

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The New Bridge At Hoover Dam

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Creeping closer inch by inch,  900ft above the mighty Colorado River,  the two sides of a $160million bridge at the Hoover Dam in America slowly take shape. The bridge will carry a new section of US Route 93 past the bottleneck of the old road which can be seen twisting and winding around and across […]

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Amazing Meteora Monastery in Greece

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Amazing Meteora Monastery in Greece

The word Meteora means literally ‘hovering in the air’ and of course brings to mind the word meteor. What created this rare geological phenomenon is one of the mysteries of nature and there are many theories though they remain theories and none have been proven. But as amazing a marvel of nature as these giant […]

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World’s First Garbage Hotel

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World’s First Garbage Hotel

H.A. Schult, the designer behind the famous Trash People, has teamed up with beer-make Corona to create the world’s first hotel made of garbage. The initiative to build the ” Save the Beach” garbage hotel was started by Corona, in order to raise awareness to the huge amount of waste being washed up on our […]

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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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Pivoting Buildings in Dubai and Moscow

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Originally posted 2009-11-16 07:00:31. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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EAST TIMOR

EAST TIMOR

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_Timor Region: Southeast Asia (Island Nation) Area Total: 14, 874 km2 Coast Line: Banda Sea and Timor Sea Capital: Dili Dili and Atauro Island Old Portuguese Market-Baucau Liquica Lake Manufahi Mountains East Timor Jesus Statue (Cristo Rei) at Dili Sphere: Related ContentOriginally posted 2010-07-21 15:00:46. 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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Dubai to build World’s Tallest Arch Bridge

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Dubai to build World’s Tallest Arch Bridge

They do things differently in Dubai. They like their stuff bigger, taller, and more expensive than anywhere else. So it only makes sense that the world’s tallest arch bridge would be bult there. This bridge, envisioned by NY architecture firm Fxfowle, will be the largest and tallest arch bridge in the world, at one mile […]

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CELEBRITY HOMES

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CELEBRITY HOMES John Travolta Halle Berry OPRAH J-Lo and Mark Anthony EDDIE MURPHY Billy Joel Hugh Hefner Sylvester Stallone Tiger Woods Sphere: Related ContentOriginally posted 2010-04-22 12:00:16. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Casa Batllo – House of Bones

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Casa Batllo – House of Bones

Restored and remodeled by the Spanish architect Antoni Gaudi in the years 1905-1907, Casa Batllo is now one of the most overlooked buildings by the tourist who visit Barcelona. Although Casa Batllo is a museum now, Gaudi designed it for a wealthy Barcelona aristocrat. The local name of the building is Casa dels Ossos ( […]

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Sala Restaurant Of Phuket In Thailand

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SALA restaurant of Phuket in Thailand is a breathtaking open air restaurant designed by the Department of Architecture. The volume of the restaurant and the bar has been pro grammatically stretched horizontally to maximize overlooking beachfront views to all patrons. Contrary to the grid system which usually demarcates a clear boundary line, structural columns are […]

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